Headwraps, Scarves, and Hats For Medical Hair Loss Alopecia
Scarves and Head
Wraps for Medical Hair Loss
experiencing medical hair loss, there is a large array of options for head
The comfort, convenience, and style offered by
scarves, headwraps, and hats make them the perfect choice on those days when an
individualized look is desired. It may be tempting to pull a favorite
scarf out of the closet or to make a quick run to the nearest department store
for a hat with which to cover your head.
deciding whether to wear a scarf, headwrap, or hat here are a few things to
consider to make your wearing experience more comfortable and attractive.
scarf or hat should cover the back of the neck for warmth in cooler climates,
and to protect from the sun in warmer climates. Always wear sunscreen for
maximum protection against sunburn and skin damage.
for a soft material that will not irritate or scratch against the skin.
Cotton is often a good choice for comfort and ease of care, but a softer
material such as silk may easily be worn with a cotton sleep cap underneath to
keep it from slipping.
for a scarf, wrap, or hat with few or no seams to rub against the skin and
Volume: A wrap
or hat with some extra volume will give the illusion of hair beneath it if
materials used for the head covering should be appropriate for the climate in
which it will be worn. The head should be kept warm, of course, but in a
warm climate, the wrap should ideally be in a lighter, cooler fabric.
are endless ways to wrap and tie a scarf, and many examples and tutorials can
easily be found online. Headbands, brooches, and other accessories can
also be added for an individualized style statement.
Videos on Ways to Tie A Head Scarf
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