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HairUWear tackled an undeveloped niche, changed the haircare landscape and struck skyrocketing success—while maintaining its family-owned values for nearly 50 years.

When Michael Napolitano, owner, president and CEO of HairUWear, launched American Hairlines in 1980 with wife, Denise, and mother, Eleanor, he couldn’t have predicted the explosion in popularity of hairpieces, extensions, wigs and accessories in the coming decades; but he did have a strong premonition. Even years later—after acquiring Eva Gabor International in 1996 and introducing Great Lengths in 1997—many skeptics remained.

Wig & Hairpiece Stores Market to Rise

Wig & Hairpiece Stores Market to Rise

Revenue for the wig and hairpiece stores industry is projected to rise over the next five years at an annualized rate, according to market-research firm IBISWorld’s newly updated "Wig & Hairpiece Stores in the U.S. Industry" report. The industry will primarily benefit from improving per capita disposable income, which will boost demand for discretionary purchases of wigs and hairpieces.

VERSAHAIR Jaclyn Smith Wig Collection

VERSAHAIR Jaclyn Smith Wig Collection

Featuring hairstyles created by award-winning actress and designer Jaclyn Smith along with longtime friend and famed celebrity hairstylist José Eber, this collection offers full-coverage wigs to volume-boosting hairpieces to quick ponytails and up-dos. It includes 100% human-hair wigs, human-hair blends, lace fronts, monofilament styles, SOFTouch styles and hairpieces. Call 800.558.9447 or visit www.stylebyjaclynsmith.com.