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Alopecia ireland

Many of our clients that visit our wigs shop in Dublin have the hair loss condition called alopecia. There are a number of types of this Alopecia areata, Alopecia totalis, Alopecia universalis.

Clients generally find the Mayfair collection an ideal choice for their wig. The Hair Club has Ireland's largest selection of wigs and hair toppers. You can choose from a full range of styles and colours. Sarah is an inspiration and she has had alopecia universalis since early childhood. Also if you have hair loss or thinning hair or are undergoing chemotherapy we have the ideal wig for you.

Call +353-1-2608874 https://hairclub.ie/blogs/news/alopecia-trichotillomania

 

PRSI Hair Grant - Wigs Dublin

The Irish government has introduced a €500 per year PRSI hair grant. As the Hair Club in Dublin are registered agents we will organise all the paperwork. Minister Humphreys said:

“This new grant is being introduced in recognition of both the physical and psychological impact that sudden hair loss can have on someone’s life.This initiative, provided for in Budget 2022, is about supporting people who suffer from forms of alopecia or cancer.“The grant of up to €500 will assist in the purchase of a wig or hairpiece, for people who suffer the trauma of hair loss" 

What is chemotherapy like ?

This is Dolores's second video were she discusses her journey to date since her cancer diagnoses. The Hair Club founder also chats about how her chemotherapy hospital treatment is going at St James and the progress she is making.    

Cancer Diagnoses for Hair Club Owner

Hair Club founder Dolores Mackenzie discussing her recent cancer diagnosis before she starts her chemotherapy at hospital in Dublin in August.  Dolores was diagnosed with bowel cancer nearly three months ago and has since decided to discuss her journey. Dolores also chats about how things are with her family and if she will be losing her hair and will she require a wig. The Hair Club is a wigs store in Dublin and deals with clients that have a variety of hair loss conditions.

Hair on A Hat

If you are looking for a simple solution for a bad hair day, or would like a break from wearing your wig or hair piece check out our new Hair Hats. The Hair Club has designed a full range hats that human hair is weaved and sewn into the hats. 

Wigs Sale Ireland

The Hair Club is having a massive wigs sale on all the top brands. These brands include Raquel Welch, Gabor Wigs and Ellen Wille. Sale Offer is Buy 1 Get 1 Half Price on all synthetic wigs. You can mix and match any wigs you buy from our Dublin store in Donnybrook or online (Worldwide Delivery) BUY ONLINE - CLICK HERE 

Please note there are no refunds or exchanges on wigs or hair pieces after for in store purchases for hygiene reasons. Refunds are rarely requested as your consultations are very thorough.

HSE wigs for cancer patients - Wig Grants Ireland

The HSE wig grant system is available for many woman across Ireland that have a medical card and an underling medical condition confirmed by their doctor. The HSE do not sell wigs but they do have many vendors like our company that supply the wigs. Here is the HSE allowances in your area.


  • Dublin €635 - €700
  • Cork - €450
  • Waterford - €440
  • Kilkenny - €440
  • Wexford - €440

  • Carlow - €440
  • Tipperary - €500
  • Clare - €500
  • Wicklow - €650
  • Kildare - €767

For more information click https://hairclub.ie/blogs/news/hse-wig-grants

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