Blog 2018-03-07T06:49:02+00:00

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How to block a hair piece by Amiwigs

July 1st, 2019|Blog|

Featured in this months magazine you will find this video (link below) made in house of how to block up a hair piece or wig correctly ready for washing and styling. Watch out for more videos to come made by Amiwigs of how to care for your hair pieces correctly. https://www.facebook.com/Amiwigsltd/videos/467365527400739/   Like our Facebook page so that you can see our posts when shared!

A creative alternative for wigs for children suffering hair loss.

June 3rd, 2019|Blog|

Artist Holly Christensen made a creative alternative for wigs for friends daughter who was suffering from hair loss due to cancer. The Rapunzel-style wig was made of soft yellow yarn with flowers strewn throughout the long braid. She is now the founder of Magic Yarn Project which is a charity supporting children suffering hair loss due to chemotherapy treatment. The Magic Yarn Project use yarn to create comfortable, wearable hair pieces inspired by Disney characters. The organisation is funded by donations [...]

Head tattoo

April 1st, 2019|Blog|

When people are diagnosed with alopecia there are many options to help them still feel confident, that could be wearing a wigs or a hair piece. This lady decided to take a different route and have a beautiful head tattoo! This is possibly not an option for the fainthearted but we think the results are beautiful! Follow the link below to have a look and her full head tattoo and read a bit more about why she decided to do it. [...]

Hair!

March 19th, 2019|Blog|

    We have a huge amount of hair in stock here at our studio in Richmond, this allows us to show our clients what is available to them when they come for a consultations. The client is able to pick the colour, texture and length they require and this will then be used to create the wig or hairpiece for the client. Or hair ranges from short to long, light to dark and everything in between! You'll be able to [...]

Customised hair care!

March 12th, 2019|Blog|

    There's a new hair care brand that's causing quite a stir! Function of Beauty allows you to create fully customisable shampoo, conditioner and a leave in treatment. All you have to do is take a short quiz about your hair type and your hair goals and they do the hard work for you! Take a look at there website https://www.functionofbeauty.com  

2019 so far!

February 27th, 2019|Blog|

We've had a really busy start to the year here at Amiwigs, we cant believe February is nearly over! Its been lovely to work with some returning clients as well as lots of new clients. If you follow us on social media you may have seen some of the wigs and hair pieces we have made over the last 2 month, we're always keeping our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram updated! Head over to our Instagram for a look at our latest [...]

February 25th, 2019|Blog|

  The online fashion company Pretty Little Thing has revealed a new campaign which is being hailed as inspirational for its diverse range of models. One of these models is alopecia advocate Danielle Candray, its great to see her looking so amazing in such a great campaign! Below is a link to an artical which talks all about the campaign and its wonderful models and a link to Danielles personal Instagram, take a look! https://www.thesun.co.uk/fabulous/8485541/prettylittlething-fashion-campaign-models-inspirational-womens-day/ https://www.instagram.com/alopeachia/

Thunderbirds are go!

February 20th, 2019|Blog|

A few years ago we made a little wig for the 50th anniversary of Thunderbirds, the wig has recently appeared in an episode of Endeavour. The episode pays tribute to Thunderbirds and the unique way in which it was filmed, take a look at this artical to read more about the creation of the episode and see if you can spot our wig! https://www.radiotimes.com/news/tv/2019-02-18/endeavour-apollo-moon-rangers-studio-gerry-anderson-thunderbirds-stingray-supermarionation/

Alopecia UK

February 18th, 2019|Blog|

We are very proud to work with this wonderful charity, they do some amazing work all over the UK and we love being one of there service members! http://www.alopecia.org.uk

February 11th, 2019|Blog|

  Its all too common for people to feel like they have lost their identity when they loose their hair, but this artical shows how one woman embraces her hair loss and managed to raise an amazing amount of money in the process! https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6682439/Mother-two-felt-like-lost-identity-hair-started-falling-out.html

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