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Pretty Sick - The Beauty Guide for Women with Cancer

Pretty Sick: The Beauty Guide for Women with Cancer

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Caitlin Kiernan interviewed Andrew DiSimone, veteran hair stylist and wig designer, to gather useful wig tips for the book. Read about the book!

Eyebrow Wigs Exist, and They’re Way Better Than You Think

Andrew DiSimone discusses his eyebrow wigs and how it it a great solution for those with medical hair loss.

An Inspirational Journey

In September, Jessica purchased a medical wig from Andrew DiSimone, owner of HairPlaceNYC. She met Andrew through the American Cancer Society.

Busy Hands and a Heart of Gold!

Elise Cole is a New York City hair stylist, with almost 40 years in the hair industry. She's currently at HairPlaceNYC.

The Story of Andrew DiSimone Wigs and HairPlaceNYC

The story of how Andrew DiSimone Wigs and HairPlaceNYC hair salon were created.

Legacy of Love

How high-quality human hair ended up being donated to Free Wigs…

Life, Love and Alopecia

Every girl dreams about the day she will get engaged. I pictured…

Christine’s Journey to Find the Right Wig

Christine, a New York resident, was about to get married. It…

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Featuring HairPlaceNYC (Fox 5)

Andrew DiSimone Wigs was featured on Fox 5 for its efforts supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About Wigs—Answered

Hairpieces are looking and feeling better than ever, and they’re ideal for both cosmetic and medical purposes.

Thank for giving my son a hair piece

Andrew, you are doing an incredible thing, offering free wigs for kids suffering with baldness OR hair loss. You make a difference in each child’s life.

Now We’ve Seen It All: Eyebrow Wigs!

Highlights HairPlaceNYC’s eyebrow wigs as a hair replacement solution.

15 year old girl with alopecia receives human hair wig

Hi everyone! I wanted to share with you an article of a beautiful…

7 year old girl with Leukemia receives free wig

Katie Adelhardt is a child life specialist at the Children’s…

Donation to Children With Hair Loss

HairPlaceNYC and FreeWigsforKids.org are happy to contribute…

Terri’s Story

We are grateful to Wigs for Kids for giving our 10 year old daughter…

Sydney’s Story

Sydney was 15 a junior in high school when she was diagnosed…

Jozlyn’s Story

We found Free Wigs for Kids on Google. We haven’t actually…
Blog VH1 recognizes Andrew DiSimone for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

VH1 recognizes Andrew DiSimone for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Jackie Miranne, host & style expert, visited HairPlaceNYC last week to interview Andrew DiSimone during breast cancer awareness month for his work helping women with breast cancer. Jackie referred to Andrew as the “hair doctor”.
Blog Andrew DiSimone Honored By American Cancer Society

Andrew DiSimone Honored by the American Cancer Society

Andrew DiSimone was honored by the American Cancer Society this month. Andrew has been volunteering his wig styling services for American Cancer Society’s “Look Good Feel Better” Program at NYC's Hope Lodge.

Forget Wigs, Lace Front Eyebrows Are Taking Over

I found this great article about eyebrow wigs, by Chanel Parks,…

How To Get & Keep Lively Hair – Part II

There’s nobody that knows your hair better than you (and your…

How To Get & Keep Lively Hair – Part I

How many times have you wished you can keep that fresh “salon…
Blog Wigs for Alopecia

Wigs for Alopecia

Watch us apply a lace-front wig to a very special client with Alopecia. Available in all Lace or Lace/Skin Combination. Easy On/Off or Bonded base.

HairPlaceNYC Introduces Human Hair Eyebrow Wigs

Non-surgical eyebrow replacement solution; great for chemotherapy…

The Everything Guide to Wigs

From customized curls to disposable neon-pink bobs, a tour through the city’s faux-hair scene.

HairPlaceNYC Donated Human Hair Wig to Injured Iraqi Girl

Young Girl and Iraq War Survivor Receives 14" Long Human Hair Wig from HairPlaceNYC

HairPlaceNYC Launches New Website

NEW YORK CITY (March 6, 2013) – HairPlaceNYC, a leading…

I 'Became Wig Obsessed'

In her PEOPLE.com blog, Diem Brown, the Real World/Road Rules Challenge contestant recently diagnosed with ovarian cancer for the second time, opens up about her desire for a child and the ups and downs of cancer and fertility procedures.

Andrew DiSimone Donates Wig (Rachel Ray Show)

Andrew DiSimone Wigs, featured on the Rachel Ray Show, donates wigs to those with medial hair loss or undergoing chemo. Watch video!

Disney on Ice ‘Dare to Dream’ Treats Young Cancer Patients to Day Spa

Disney on Ice, featuring Andrew DiSimone, presents Dare to Dream treating young princesses undergoing treatment for cancer to a day at the spa.

Donate Your Ponytail

A music video about donating your ponytail to help those in need of a wig due to medical hair loss. Watch video!