Jeremy Piven’s Hair Secret: Does He Wear a Toupee?

He was a typical showbiz heartthrob at the turn of the millennium. If you are a fan of the comedy series “Entourage,” the hilarious Ari Gold, played by Chicago native Jeremy Piven, probably won’t slip your mind.

Though the role was made to be hilarious, with absurdity levels off the charts, Jeremy Piven, the three-time Emmy award winner, still managed to turn some ladies’ heads and get them hooked with his peculiar kind of dialogue.

Has Jeremy Piven Ever Gone Bald?

Anyway, what has propelled Jeremy Piven to the forefront of rumors is his hair. Imagine if he lost all his hair—his Jeremy Piven hair. How would he react?

The question of whether Jeremy Piven uses a toupee or hairpiece has been a persistent topic of gossip regarding his hair for many years. Jeremy Piven has nearly 20 years of experience in the spotlight as an actor and producer. People are fascinated about his hair. In this blog, we’ll gather all the facts and truths behind Jeremy Piven’s hair mystery by examining the facts and myths around it. Jeremy Piven’s Hair Loss Journey.

Discussions about Jeremy Piven’s receding hairline date back a while. He has had a receding hairline for some time. His forehead’s thin, curling hair was rather noticeable in the first few seasons of Entourage. His hairline was crucial to his look, and he later gained notoriety for his unusual bald patch.

Jeremy Piven standing in front of the movie poster - The Kingdom
JeremyPivenFeb09” by Keith Middlebrook at is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0.

On the other hand, as time passed, Jeremy Piven’s hairline gradually grew thicker with new hair. It’s not receding quite as much as it formerly did. He may have undergone a hair transplant or replacement, according to some.

Hair Transplant or Toupee?

For years, many have questioned whether Jeremy Piven uses a toupee or has had a hair transplant. His hairline has changed substantially over the years, there is no disputing that. He hasn’t, however, addressed the hair-related rumors in the media. Some specialists who have commented on the topic think that Jeremy Piven has undergone a hair transplant. They claim that compared to when he would wear a toupee, his hairline appears more natural. They also think that because of his hair’s growth pattern, he may have had a hair transplant.

A Bad Scar Set off All Rumors

A 2013 Daily Mail article stated that Piven, 47, was understood to have had a £9,000 strand-by-strand transplant to reverse his hair loss that began in his early 20s.

Around the time the article was written, he was said to obviously have more hair than when he first appeared in the sitcom Ellen back in the nineties.

However, what alerted the public was the actor’s photographs taken in Hawaii in 2010 that showed him with a massive scar across the back of his head.

When the Mail asked him about it, he denied it and said that the scar was from surgery done to cover an old scar from an acting injury.

Sure, it is absolutely legal to tell a white lie. Celebrities are no exception. But a top cosmetic surgeon who wouldn’t give his name said the scar was indicative of a “strip method” hair transplant. The method has the natural hair cut out and planted strand by strand in areas where hair is thinning.

How Come Some Believe in the Toupee Story?

I personally choose to believe what the Daily Mail said: Piven indeed had a hair transplant. But no doctor can promise that successfully transplanted hair will stay in place forever.

Take That star Robbie Williams was a perfect example of a failed successful hair transplant. Why so-called? He had a successful hair transplant in 2013. The hair did stay, and he did look quite alright with the newly planted hair. But the new hair still fell over the subsequent years, leaving him with a deserted forehead. Piven could have been through the same journey; usually, a person who has had a transplant cannot have another.

Those who believe in Jeremy Piven’s toupee point out that his hair looks too thick and uniform, which is not typical of a natural growth pattern. They also point out that his hairline seems to have changed too dramatically to be attributed to a hair transplant alone.

They could be right. As explained above, many patients may shift to toupees or hair systems after a hair transplant fails. That could be true with Jeremy Piven. What year was it again when he had that hair transplant? 2010. Now it’s 2023. If a transplant is doomed to fail, 10–13 years is plenty of time for the new hair to fall out.

Did You See Jeremy Piven Endorse a HairClub Commercial?

Nobody really knows the truth about Jeremy Piven’s hair, despite the numerous rumors and conjectures. As Jeremy has never commented in public on the rumors concerning his hair.

However, based on a very recent commercial, it seems that Jeremy Piven has already admitted that he’s wearing a hair system.

In early 2023, Jeremy Piven was featured in a TV commercial for HairClub XStrand, a hair replacement system solution.

In the commercial, he looked at a balding man wearing a hat indoors and said, “Pivot from hiding the problem, to fixing it. Join Hairclub, where you get actual results as I did.”

Jeremy Piven at a party situation holding a cup in front of a swimming pool
Credit: Hairclub TV commercial

Well-done Jeremy! Now, will you say that you particularly favored HairClub and had to have your head shaved and try on their hairpieces? Or are you simply a person with hair loss who is one of the few who can afford top-tier services at HairClub? They did your hair, and you liked it and endorsed their commercial. Is that right? Anyway, I believe it.

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The debate of the hair secret between Jeremy Piven’s fans and the public may continue. Truth remains a mystery since there is constant discussion over whether he has had a toupee or hair transplant.

It’s important to keep in mind if Jeremy Piven has the legal authority to keep it private. In the end, whether he is bald or not, what matters is that he is at ease and confident in his own skin.

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June Chen

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June is detail-oriented, excellent at simplifying complex issues, making them understandable to all our clients, particularly those new to our services and products or unfamiliar with China.

Originally from Weifang, China, known as the hometown of kites, June moved to Qingdao in search of a better work-life balance. This has been her first job ever since. Over the years working at Newtimes Hair, she has cultivated a friendly demeanor and a sense of humor. June considers Newtimes Hair her second home, a place where she invests her passion wholeheartedly.

Her role extends beyond just solving problems; June acts as a bridge between our team and our clients, embodying our commitment to impeccable customer service.

● What hobbies and interests do you have?

I enjoy exercising. That’s a very important part of my life. I’m a super active person.

● Do you have a phobia? If you do, what is it?

No, not that I know of. I’m a very realistic person. If you mention outlandish stuff like aliens, monster in the bush, I’d be out of my mind.

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I want to learn how to swim. I know it might sound a bit sarcastic, as I just mentioned that I enjoy doing exercise. Unfortunately, swimming hasn’t been on my list. I think I better catch up on that.

● What wig would you wear if you wore one and why?

I’d give HW1 a try. It looks natural and beautiful. Though we categorize it as a medical wig, almost any female can wear it. It’s got a lace mesh base, breathable, and flexible. You don’t need glue or tape to fix it to your head. Pretty easy, and it gives you all the long hair look a girl could want.


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Are you new to China or the hair-making industry and feeling a bit lost about where to start? Sherry is your go-to expert. With a keen eye for detail and a deep understanding of our products and services, Sherry will help you identify the perfect product combo aligning with your business needs and client requirements.

Grew up in Yantai, and moved to Qingdao in 2015 with a medical background, Sherry’s thoughts are beyond simply selling hairpieces. She cares about the end user’s health, too. In the process of sourcing the most suitable hairpieces for your clients, it’s worthwhile to pay attention to what Sherry says in terms of scalp health and hairpiece maintenance. You can think of her as a comprehensive, yet concise hairpiece encyclopedia, equipped to offer you top-notch recommendations and ideas for exceptional customer service.

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At our end-of-year conference, my colleagues agreed that I’m a warm hearted, positive, and easy-going teammate. It gives me a sense of reward.

  • Do you have a phobia? If you do, what is it?

I don’t like being confined in a very small space. I believe it was due to a childhood experience. When I was six years old, I accidentally tripped and fell into a shallow well. I had to wait for two hours before I was found. Since then, I’ve found I just can’t tolerate the idea of being alone. I guess that makes me an active team player.

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I recomend HS25V. Oftentimes I’d introduce this model to my new clients to start with, so they can introduce this to their new clients see if hair systems are what really suit them, before they carry on with lace or mono hair systems.


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Born in Weifang, China’s kite capital, and moved to Qingdao in 2013, Winni has never looked back. Since joining Newtimes Hair, Winni has been a dynamo of efficiency and innovation. She is a problem-solver brimming with ideas and has become a vital part of our team.

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Transitioning from a client developer to a retention specialist, throughout the years, Winni has successfully assisted numerous clients in solving their issues, particularly concerning product details, logistics, or custom hiccups.

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I’m into so many things. All the popular stuff you name: Swimming, badminton, running, all for keeping me in good shape.

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They keep calling me “pretty Winni pretty brainy.” I’d take that as a compliment. I’d say I’m generally pretty fast in term of thinking and figuring out solutions. My teammates often turn to me for help, too. And It turned out that most of the time my ideas worked for them.

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I’m a typical town girl, you know. I’m into cats and dogs. But things like snakes, all sorts of insects, and hamsters; they are not my cup of tea. So, never get them near me.

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Most of my clietns are after Q6. And their clients happened to be guys who are into hair systems that are durable and natural. Q6 is a pretty good pick for them. With proper care, it should easily last 6 months.


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Tori or Victoria to be exact, originally from Heze, brought her passion for life to Qingdao in 2016. An avid reader with a Teacher’s Qualification Certificate, Tori is known for her professional yet intriguing persona at the office.

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I’m always fascinated about an exotic lifestyle. I really wish I could travel a lot, go to many different countries, and try their local gourmet food, and get in touch with the locals to actually have a feel of their culture.

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I’m always afaid of heights. With any tall buildings, be it a chimney or TV tower, I look at it, and imagine I’m looking down right from the top, it will give me sweaty palms.

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Not at all. I generally love all pets. Dog, cats, guinea pigs, rabits, etc. I love them.

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With me personally, the best-selling hair system has been HS1. It has what it’s required out of a good quality hair system, in terms of a natural-looking hairline, undetectable scalp, etc. Most wearers and salon owners are familiar with it. Plus, all our clients have faith in the quality of this hair system. According to their feedback, this is an easy-to-attach, easy-to-maintain hair system for both men and women.


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Born and raised in a quiet town named Binzhou, China, where the Yellow River whispers its final secrets to the ocean. Ivan’s life was set to transform in ways he could hardly imagine. After completing college in Qingdao, young Ivan little knew that this vibrant coastal city would capture his heart and chart a new course in his life.

Ivan joined Newtimes Hair in mid-2022 soon after his graduation from his master’s. As a trilingual and someone with a professional understanding of Western cultures, Ivan plays a critical role in establishing customer relations in the US and Europe. His approachable nature and a mind of precision make him an invaluable asset to the team.

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I eardrop, and I hear them talking about me. I’m optimistic, proactive, and very friendly, and eager to help.

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I love basketball. And I’m a basketball freak. You can call me that. That’s just me. I’m looking at organizing a basketball team in the near future. 

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I don’t know why I share the same gene with Doraemon. I’m scared of rats. I’m a 6’3″, but I hate rats; seeing one really freaks me out.

  • Which men/womens hair system do you sell the most? Why that model?

New Australia. When it first came out in early 2023, it made me top of sales. I think most wearers like it because at the design statge, our experts considered all possible aspects people could want from a hairpiece, such as a natural look, a level of comfort, and affordablity; it’s similar to lace, but most wearers can afford.