joeyprof2fin800_web_image Product Review: Suburban Turban, a great cap for chemo hair loss
Margo beanie

Suburban Turban… designed especially for women with chemotherapy hair loss issues

I recently learned about a great little online shop in the UK, Suburban Turban. They have the most adorable hats and beanies, designed for women with hair loss issues. Although I am no longer bald from chemo, this sporty little cap would have been perfect for that time.

(And it’s really great now for those bad hair days too!)

Soft enough for use during chemotherapy,
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