About Wigworld

Providing wigs for cancer patients, alopecia and thinning hair in Ireland

WIGWORLD is a purpose built wig studio based in Waterford, looking after clients from Kilkenny, Carlow, Wexford, Tipperary  and further afield from Dublin to Cork. It is owned and run by Joyce O’ Carroll who is a qualified hairdresser and Certified Wig Technician.

Headshot joyce Apirl 2014Joyce has also completed FETAC Level 5 Healthcare Support. She has her own personal hair loss experience, which puts her in a position to offer a discreet and professional service.

She has a wealth of knowledge and understanding and an essential combination of experience, skills and training which in turn makes Wigworld stand out as one of the best wig and hair piece companies in Ireland.

At Wigworld, we are dedicated to providing the best quality wigs for cancer patients, alopecia and thinning hair in Ireland and offer the following services:

  • Private Consultation
  • Complete Confidentiality
  • Private Fitting Room
  • Personalised Cutting and Styling
  • Superb Customer Advice and Support

We will talk you through all the various options available to you, fit your wig and style if necessary to suit your individual look. We are happy to answer your questions and concerns on any aspect of hair loss and the various options we provide to manage hair loss. We are qualified hairdressers who are trained and experienced in cutting both synthetic and human hair wigs and pieces. We find that cutting certain wigs can personalise them and make them look more natural. This is all done as part of our service to you. We will also advise you in the area of maintaining your wig and provide you with the best aftercare advice to ensure maximum longevity.

We will guide you on the care of your own hair, when your hair starts to fall out we can cut it short and when it starts to re-grow we can keep it in shape. We also offer the service to bring back your piece to have it washed and styled at our studio. We offer the finest quality handmade hair pieces and wigs in Ireland with the most up to date trends and colours.

The first consultation usually takes about an hour.

We are more than happy for you to bring a family member or friend along to help you feel at ease.

With each wig purchased you will receive a complimentary wig stand .

Latest Awards For Wigworld

Overwhelmed and delighted to win ‘Hi’s Inspirational Award 2017’ at the New Yorker Hi Style Awards. Thank you all for the nomination, I feel very honoured.

Winner 'Hi's Inspirational Award 2017' at the New Yorker Hi Style Awards Cork
Winner ‘Hi’s Inspirational Award 2017’ at the New Yorker Hi Style Awards
Judges 'Highly Recommended Recognition' category 'Enchantment Specialist Of The Year' at the Irish Beauty Industry Awards 2017
Judges ‘Highly Recommended Recognition’ category ‘Enchantment Specialist Of The Year’ at the Irish Beauty Industry Awards 2017

2016 Awards for Wigworld

2016 Winner Hidden Hearing Heros Awards- Healthcare Hero
2016 Winner National’ Healthcare Hero’ at Hidden Hearing Ireland Heroes Awards
2016 Finalist ILDN Southern Regional Awards
2016 Finalist ILDN Southern Regional Awards
2016 Winner ' Waterford Enterprise Awards'
2016 Winner of the Waterford Area Partnership ‘Business Enterprise Awards’

2014 Awards for Wigworld

Fab Awards 2014 with the Mayor
2014  Winner ‘ Best in Business Services’ at Fab Waterford Women In Business Awards

2013 Awards for Wigworld

Joyce O'Carroll, Wigworld, Anne Doyle, WRH (Cystic Fybrosis), Tetyana Zhemerdyey, Glorius Sushi, & Claire McAlister, Workhouse Studios, at the annual FAB Waterford Women in Business Awards on Friday, 17th May, 2013 in Dooley’s Hotel, Waterford.2013 Finalist ‘Best in New Business’ at the FAB Waterford Women in Business Awards

2012 Awards for Wigworld

woman-of-year2012 Winner “Business Woman of the Year” at the Waterford Micro Business Network Awards

2011 Awards for Wigworld

2011 finalist2011 Finalist “Excellence in Professional Services” at the South East Women in Business Conference and Awards