How Hair Prosthesis are Made
Custom Made & Hand Made Hair Prosthesis

Manufactuting Information about Prosthetic Hair Pieces

Hair Prosthesis by Rodolfo Valentin the designer of the first wigs for cancer patients, continually notes about their patron’s terror of losing their hair. It is one of the numerous encounters they have to face and probably the one that hurt most, especially to women that are concern about their appearance. Meeting Rodolfo Valentin is for them a relief, a gentleman who knows how to take away some of that anxiety, one sew at a time. His hand-made and couturier crafts these custom made wigs for cancer patients from women’s own natural hair by removing it before they lose it. This is the step where a loaner is provided until the final product is completed.

Cancer patients can count with Rodolfo Valentin and his staff joined for people who comprehend how unusual this explicit problem is and who are ready to help them to manage.A prosthetic hair piece is the perfect answer to female hair loss. Prosthetic hair piece is available at the female hair loss specialist’s Rodolfo Valentin New York City Salon, Hair Boutique by Rodolfo Valentin in New York, NYC and the Long Island Beauty Center in Long Island NY. As the best tool for female hair loss, whichever the reasons are such as alopecia, cancer or as a result of medical treatments, the hair loss specialist designs according to specific measurements from which depends the success of the perfect hair prosthesis, including the accurate taking of the cranial mold. Additional measurements are obtained for cranial shapes variation and the hair prosthesis is made to exactly match the shape and contour of the individual’s head including the exact matching of the hair color and hair texture. This result in a precise fit which is very important to achieve the total comfort of the female hair loss sufferer. Then, the top quality of the finest human hair is double knotting to the hypoallergenic scalp-like material to obtain the resemblance of natural hair growing from the scalp. The result is a multidirectional product that has the flexibility of being styled in different ways including the total sleek back. Remember that authentic medical hair prosthesis as Rodolfo Valentin wigs for cancer patients, should be entirely made by hand, everything else are simple wigs.. This unique product is only available at the female hair loss specialist Rodolfo Valentin Salons near Connecticut, CT, near New Jersey, NJ, near Philadelphia, PA, near Boston and most locations in the entire tri state area including Brooklyn, Queens, New York City, and Staten Island.

Each of the steps is important to achieve the “perfect” result of our handcrafted, custom-made hairpieces. Medical hair prosthesis – Step One “ Cranial mold”

Some medical hair prosthesis makers are taking a plaster mold, which causes a lot of mess and mistakes…Rodolfo Valentin uses fine bands of adhesive tapes to build up the mold strip by strip. In this process, the exact cranial-line is crucial to achieve the just right fitting of the medical hair prosthesis’ final product.

Medical hair prosthesis – Step Two “ Hair prosthesis scalp”

The cranial mold obtained is then produced into a synthetic scalp skin hypoallergenic membrane exactly following the shapes, perimeters and alignments of the taken mold. The use of the synthetic scalp skin assures a total acceptability of the recipient voiding possible allergic reactions on the scalp, specially for recipient’s under medical treatments that are more susceptible to this kinds of responses from an irritable scalp.

Medical hair prosthesis – Step Three “ Hair removal”

Think about shaving your head. a quantity of people report that their scalp feels irritated, susceptible and aggravated through their treatment and while their hair is diminishing. Shaving your head can decrease the irritation and save the shame of coming off. Some women shear their heads since they believe it looks better than the patchy hair loss they might be experiencing. Also a bald head might be easier for secure the medical hair prosthesis.

Medical hair prosthesis – Step Three “ Hair removal”

Think about shaving your head. a quantity of people report that their scalp feels irritated, susceptible and aggravated through their treatment and while their hair is diminishing. Shaving your head can decrease the irritation and save the shame of coming off. Some women shear their heads since they believe it looks better than the patchy hair loss they might be experiencing. Also a bald head might be easier for secure the medical hair prosthesis.

Medical hair prosthesis – Step four: “ Wig loaner”

If you cannot wait to shave your head when your hair prosthesis is done, Rodolfo Valentin in the privacy of his “Hair Boutique” special rooms offer already made “loaners” for patients in the transition of having their “hair shaved” to the time that the “custom made cranial hair prosthesis” is ready. They may obtain a “loaner wig”, at no additional cost and freshly styled for as long as necessary until the medical hair prosthesis or cranial hair prosthesis is ready to deliver.

Medical hair prosthesis – step Five: “The final product”

When the hair prosthesis is completed after 8 to 10 weeks, it is ready for the haircut and hairstyle. Most of the clients choose to hold to their current style, some want to make a change for longer hair. The client must keep in mind that the hair of the piece does not grow back!

Medical hair prosthesis, hair prosthesis for men, and all cranial hair prosthesis handmade and custom made by the female hair loss specialist Rodolfo Valentin, only uses the best type of hair matching the ethnicity of the client. From Africa, Asia, Europe or the Americas, the hair must be “pure Remy” which means hair that have never been chemically treated and when collected, the roots have never been mixed with the ends (as most cheap wigs makers do) resulting in a valueless product that will only bring hair color and texture problems and the most important allergies!. As the old proverb dictates: “The bitterness of poor quality lingers long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten.

The hair color is another very important aspect that only the high skilled and experienced Rodolfo Valentin (winner of the hair coloring techniques award) can perfectly match.

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"Certificate of Appreciation" issued by the "Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center" to Rodolfo Valentin "for his support in the battle against cancer".