FAQs

F.A.Q.s

Frequently asked questions on our wig products and wig services

Iím feeling very overwhelmed at the thought of having to wear a wig. What can I expect when I come to your boutique?

Tammy makes you feel welcome and comfortable, instantly allaying your fear and concern. Tammy likes to sit down with her clients and have a chat to ensure she understands your needs.

She will probably discuss some of her experiences of hair loss from Alopecia and of wearing wigs, you will be able to try on wigs and toppers, and she will give you all the best tips on wearing and caring for your wig.

Will others know that Iím wearing a wig?

Tammy Lobato Wigs only stock the most realistic and natural looking wigs – the wigs that Tammy would be happy to wear herself, she refuses to stock the wigs that look like wigs.

Most of Tammy’s wigs are constructed with SmartLace which provide the most realistic appearance creating a natural hairline and scalp effect not found in other wigs.

Are wigs uncomfortable?

Many wigs can be uncomfortable and unsecure, Tammy has endured many of them. Tammy’s SmartLace and Mono Top wigs are made with the highest construction methods deliberately to create comfort from the smooth and silky surface inside the cap.

The fine welded lace front will conform to the shape of your head allowing for maximum styling versatility and the most secure fit available.

How much do wigs and toppers cost?

The cost of our lace front synthetic wigs range from $300 to $600 and between $2,500 and $6,000 for the most natural lace front human hair wigs.

Synthetic toppers average around $400 and human hair toppers range between $900 - $3,500.

Is there any help I can get to buy a wig?

Yes, did you know that there are wig libraries?

Peninsula Private and Beleura Private
created the Peninsula Community Wig Centre at Frankston and Sorrento.
Phone: 0407 525 119.

St John of God, Berwick
Phone:  03 9793 0550 

The Cancer Council can also provide a limited range of free wigs
Phone:  131 120

Some private health funds provide rebates on the cost of a wig.

People with permanent hair loss such as Alopecia may be eligible for a rebate from the Department of Health and Human Services through the Aids and Equipment program. 

Australia Alopecia Areata Foundation assists with grants to children with Alopecia

Do I need to make an appointment for a consultation or can I just pop in?

Our boutique service offers private & personal consultations, therefore appointments are required to ensure you receive the time you need.

This way you can also talk to us about consultations outside of normal business hours, however we are also open on Saturdays by appointment.

Am I able to layby human hair wigs?

Yes we provide layby for Human hair wigs and require 25% deposit.