Related Questions

What should I do, I don’t want surgery but my hair is thinning?

The number of non-surgical options available today are fantastic. We will go over many of them before making a recommendation to you based on your individual needs, your degree of hair loss, activities your involved in and more. These factors will play a key part in finding the best solution for you and make you feel comfortable.

What is the difference between surgical and non- surgical hair restoration?

Non-surgical hair replacement is a non-invasive system in which your hair can greatly be increased in hair density and there is no donor area required. There is no need to worry about the success rate because of texture or curl pattern. It is also a great solution for someone who has undergone a surgical hair transplant but want to add additional hair.

Can I still take part in sports?

The answer here is an easy yes. The purpose of finding the right hair restoration solution for you is so it will allow you to continue to do the things you love. Whether it be swimming, running, or playing basketball. What ever active lifestyle you have you can continue to have but with confidence.

My father had a hairpiece that he would take off at night. I also remember my Grand-mother wearing a heavy wigs that never moved. Is this the same thing?

This is absolutely not the same thing. Today’s state- of-the-art hair replacement technology has come a very long way and your new hair is not something you take off but rather it becomes a part of you just like your own real hair. It also looks and feels like real human hair.

Will I have limitation on what hairstyle I want or how I comb my hair?

One of the beautiful things about our hair loss systems is they allow you to style your hair any way you wish. You can even comb your hair straight back revealing your natural front hair line.

What is the average life span of hair replacement system? And how often do i need to replace it?

The non-surgical hair replacement is not a single procedure that will last for life. Individual hair replacement systems have an average life span of 6 to 12 months depending on the kind of hair system, as well as how regularly and professionally it has been serviced.

How long do you expect the hair system to remain on my head?

Depending on the individual’s life style, work environment, and habits of the user your hair system will remain on your head for up to 3 to 4 weeks at a time.


Will i be able to swim, shower, sleep or exercise with my hair system on?

Absolutely, you can sleep, swim, shower, and exercise with the system on, we guarantee that the system will last through all weathers including hot and humid environments.

How long will it take to get my hair replacement system?

AHL carries a great inventory of ready-made hair units that can be customised according to the characteristics of the client’s hair. After the consultation, if you are happy to proceed, the final fitting can be done in 7-10 days.

Is it difficult to maintain a hair replacement system? and can i style it?

Looking after a hair system is no more difficult than looking after your own hair. The rules are virtually the same, the only difference is you need to be a little bit extra careful with your system and ensure you have been shown how to properly maintain it by hair replacement consultant.

What is the best way to clean a hair system?

The process involved in cleaning the hair system is rather simple and easy which will be explained fully by the hair replacement technician during your fitting. However it is recommended that the systems are cleaned by professionals in order to prevent any damages to the system. This will also prolong the life of the hair system.


I have sensitive skin, will your hair systems irritate my scalp?

Our systems are designed to fit and withheld such occurring problems such as sensitive skin allergies. Additionally, we will assess the extent of your skin during the consultation in order to provide you a system that won’t aggravate the existing condition.

Are your hair systems itchy to the scalp?

Modern hair systems are made to be light and comfortable. The days of itchy systems have long passed.

Will a hair system harm my scalp and increase my hair loss?

A hair system that is kept clean and well maintained will not cause harm or damage to your scalp or existing hair. In fact, the system will offer a level of protection against the sun and will protect sensitive scalps from the elements.

Do you offer customizations to your systems, such as highlights, colors and densities?

All of our bespoke hair systems can be designed and created based on your own preferences, such as hair styles, highlights, colours or densities.

Which is better for attaching hair systems? Tape or Adhesives?

They both work extremely well and will ultimately depends on the client’s choice however some factors to consider are, how oily is your scalp and of course your lifestyle. Our tapes and adhesive are medical grade and perform successfully.

Is it necessary to shave my head in order to wear a system?

It is ideal if the hair system sits on a shaved surface in order for the base materials to disappear on your skin and also for a perfect fit and comfort. The area that the hair system is designed for usually already has thin density due to hair loss so shaving in that area is not a big loss and besides no one will see that area without hair since you will be wearing your system.

Will your hair replacements look like my own hair?

Definitely, AHL hair systems are designed to look and feel like your own hair as if it is growing right out of your scalp.

Is there such a thing as an undetectable hair system?

A high-quality, properly fitted system is virtually undetectable by sight. Today’s lace front units allow you to show a hair line and even comb it straight back. Of course how detectable your system is depends on the quality of the system and how good your designer is. In between your regular maintenance sessions (every 4 to 6 weeks), you can perform weekly maintenance yourself that will enhance your daily appearance.

What about comfort?

How comfortable the system, is depended strictly on the attachment. Remember, comfort is highly individual. Speaking to other system wearers and clients of the hair replacement center you are considering is a good idea before making a purchase, but you must be the final judge.

What about other people finding out?

If you go to a highly-trained and qualified salon, they can provide you with a virtually undetectable system. Again, performing some maintenance yourself on a weekly basis will help keep you looking your best between haircuts and styling sessions. People who knew you before you got the system might recognise that your appearance has changed and that you are wearing a hair system. You may also be surprised how many people think you either lost weight, got new glasses, or made some other change. If you feel more comfortable about your appearance and more confident, that is the most important thing.

What is the leading cause of hair loss?

The most common cause of hair loss in both men and women is androgenetic alopecia, meaning it’s hereditary.

What is the second most common reason for hair loss?

After genetic hair loss, the second most common reason men and women lose their hair is age. Since hair loss can be a natural part of the ageing process, most medical professionals do not consider it to be a problem. But, at AHL , we understand how seriously hair loss can impact your life. The good news is you don’t have to accept losing your hair.

Where is the hair from?

We use Indian Remy Hair which is the highest quality hair.

Will custom hair system damage my own hair?

Non Surgical Custom Hair Replacement Systems have a neutral effect on your hair when applied professionally and will not damage your own hair.

Can I dye my hair with my custom hair replacement system?

Yes. When dying hair extensions we recommend you only use a semi permanent hair color.

Can I do my own attachments?

Yes, you can do your own attachments. Having two hair systems will make it easier to clean and fix the system at your own pace. Get a mirror fixed at an angle on the wall behind you so that you can easily see your scalp and fix the system. materials, which are comfortable to wear and perfectly suited to an active lifestyle.

Can I go swimming using a hair system or will this damage the hair?
Yes, it is perfectly fine to go swimming wearing a hair system, providing you select an appropriate waterproof adhesive or tape. However, the chlorine can be very damaging to the hair and will cause dryness. Therefore, we would recommend using a deep conditioning treatment after swimming and leave this on for 10 minutes to infuse moisture.
When I wake in the morning I noticed that my hair is very messy and disheveled. Do you have any tips to minimise friction during my sleep?
A silk or satin pillow case works wonders! It is smoother than standard cotton pillow cases, thus creates less friction when you turn on the pillow during the night. You should notice a big difference and your hair won't require too much styling in the morning. This is also very useful tip for those clients with synthetic hair, as minimising friction will reduce frizzing.
I’m afraid my hair system will fall off — does that still happen?
No, your hair replacement specialist will set a maintenance schedule so that your adhesive and attachments are performing optimally as well as to avoid any noticeable wear and tear on your hair system.
Can I have the kind of hair system that is removed at night, or does it have to be attached for a month or more at a time?

It is your choice how you want your hair system to be attached and also how much care you want to take with attaching it yourself. Your hair replacement specialist will work with your lifestyle considerations to determine the best method of attachment and schedule for removal and replacement.

Are attachment methods expensive? Is this an extra charge?

You can have any hair replacement salon attach your system monthly or you can perform this service yourself. About half of our clients prefer to attach their own systems. These services are an extra charge and performed as needed. Approximately 1200 to 2000.

I live far away from your salon locations. You say that I can go anywhere to have my monthly hair trims. When I am wearing a system is their anything special that the stylist trimming my system must know?

If your system is simply covering the top of your head your stylist simply pins it up out of the way while giving you your trims. Integration units are cut like a normal head of hair is cut. If your stylist and you decide to shorten the length of your system, some designs require that they don't cut any blunt lines in to the perimeter of the hair system. It is best if the cut that area with thinning shears. versatile. Integration systems are less versatile because hairs are tied on to a grid and most require that you decide on a definite part area.

Do you use human or synthetic hair?

We design systems with human hair that exactly match your hair texture.

Do I really need two hair systems?

It's my opinion that all of my customers should have two systems. This insures that you will always have one to wear while the other might need to be repaired, have a hair addition, color treatment or new front. But I still make single systems available for those who prefer to have their system serviced in the salon.

How is it possible for me to do my own attachments?

Having two hair systems makes it convenient for you to do your own attachments. When it's time to do your own attachment you simply remove your system, clean your scalp and attach the other. How you clean and remove your system depends on the attachment method we decide on.

I see bad hairpieces on the streets. Are yours any better?

Our systems are nothing like the mass produced rugs that other companies offer.