Headcovers is on a mission to empower people who are experiencing hair loss. Wigs for cancer patients don’t need to be dreary or inconvenient; we offer an expertly curated collection of stylish pieces that are vetted for quality and comfort. You may even discover that owning a cancer wig reduces some of the stress caused by chronic illness, allowing you to divert your time and energy elsewhere. Buy wigs online with Headcovers - we know you’ll find a perfect match.
Wigs for Cancer Patients from Headcovers
There’s no doubt that illness can make you feel distant from the life you used to know, especially when it comes to hair loss. However, with Headcovers on your side, a return to normalcy is finally within reach. Whether you’re looking for synthetic or real hair wigs for cancer patients, we’ve got choices, from short hair to long, available in a wide variety of colors, textures, and styles.
Finding a cancer wig should be empowering, not stressful, so if you feel like you’re in over your head (no pun intended), connect with one of our certified cosmetologists for a free personalized consultation. Call 1-800-264-HATS during business hours to reach our team.
When to Buy Wigs for Chemo Patients
We understand that cancer doesn’t just wreak havoc on the body; it takes a mental toll as well. Many people find that having a cancer wig picked and ready to go before chemotherapy begins can help ease the transition as your hair begins to fall out. Talk to your doctor about what kind of hair loss to expect. If total loss is a real possibility, we recommend buying a wig ahead of time so that when the chemo starts to, you know, show, you’ll have a substitute hairdo waiting and ready to go. Plus, starting the wig hunt before the stress sets in will help ensure that you have time to research and shop in order to make a well-informed decision that you can feel confident about.
Expert Wig Tips from Headcovers
Whether you’re going through hair loss yourself or are helping a friend or family member, Headcovers is here to help. Wigs for cancer patients have come a long way since the stiff stuff of old, so there’s no reason why you shouldn’t be thrilled with your new head of hair (well, except for the fact that it’s replacing your old one). Today's wigs are comfortable, breathable and most importantly, natural looking.
Our How to Buy and Wear a Wig guide shares essential tips for navigating the process, from how to find your head size (all you need is a measuring tape) to the difference between synthetic and human hair wigs for cancer patients. We even have a Wig Hairstyle Guide for Different Face Shapes to help you discover the most flattering hairstyle based on the geometry of your face.
If you’re hoping to get your chemo wig covered by insurance, our FAQ page can help you figure out how to make the claim.
The Headcovers Story
Headcovers isn’t just another online retailer. We were founded with heart, soul, and a purpose - to provide comfort to cancer patients and individuals experiencing hair loss. Our story began in 1989 when our founder, hairstylist Carol Galland, was diagnosed with Stage II breast cancer. When she lost her hair due to chemo, she was appalled at the wig options available and vowed that, if she survived, she would make the world of wigs a better place.
The products at our wig store aren’t decided on by numbers or passing trends. Each wig is carefully selected for quality and timeless style. We know that illness is hard enough without the anxiety of coping with hair loss, so we’re here to help you thrive on your way back to health.
Be sure to click through our Wig Library to take full advantage of the resources we offer.