Q. Is there a comfortable garment I can wear after my breast surgery?
A. Yes. a soft cotton fabric, front closure bra or cami with pockets, puffs and drain management options for comfort and restored symmetry
Q. What is the benefit of wearing a silicone breast form?
A. Properly fitted breast forms provides balance for good posture and helps to prevent back and neck problems that can develop when a breast is removed.
Q. When can I start wearing a breast form?
A. A silicone breast form can be worn after 4 to 6 weeks after breast surgery. A light temporary breast form can be worn shortly after surgery.
Q. Do I need and appointment to fit the breast form and mastectomy bras?
A. Appointment is not necessary but always welcome. Please allow about 45 minutes for a professional fitting.
Q. Do I get any government assistance for my breast form?
A. Government assistance for a full breast form is $195.00. For a partial breast form is $105.00 every 2 years.
Q. Do I need special bra for my Breast Form?
A. Yes, we carry a great selection of every day and sports bras with pockets in the cups to hold the Breast Form in place. They are made to support the weight of the breast form.
Q. Does the government cover the mastectomy bras?
A. No. They are covered under private insurance only, depending on individual plans.
Q. Do I need to make an appoint for a bra fitting?
A. Not necessary but always welcome.
Q. Do I need an appointment for a wig fitting?
A. You are welcome to come and browse but an appointment is the best way to avoid unnecessary wait and find all we have to offer with our experienced hair specialist in a private setting.
Q. What is the difference between a Human Hair Wig and a Synthetic hair wig?
A. Human Hair offers the most natural look and feel. More expensive and durable, can be cut and style to suit your personal taste. Synthetic Wigs can be mainly worn out of the box. The fiber used has memory which lets hair bounce back into place with minimal effort. Synthetic hair is less durable than Human Hair and can not take heat above 300 degrees.
Q. How do I care of my wig?
A. Proper care can help protect it's longevity. Make sure to use cold water and special shampoo and conditioner made just for wigs.
Q. How often do I wash my wig?
A. Ultimately depends on how often you wear it. General rule for all wigs 10 to 14 wearings
Q. Do you carry men's wigs?
A. yes. For your comfort an appointment is welcome.
Q. Do you carry Hair pieces?
A. We carry a good selection of synthetic and human hair.
Q. Can I have my Human Hair wig styled in the store?
A. Yes we have experienced hair stylists that can look after your needs
Q. Can I bring my wig to be washed?
A. Yes we offer wash or maintenance next day service.