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How You Wear Your Hair Could Cause Alopecia

When you grandmother warned you not to wear your ponytail so tight, it turns out she may well have known what she was talking about. A new report in the latest issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology confirms that constantly pulling hair into braids, cornrows, a ponytail or ballerina bun can… Read more »

Grey Hair Gene Discovered?

The Silver Fox may become extinct thanks to some new research that claims to have located the specific gene that creates grey hair.In a new paper published in Nature Communications, an international team of researchers claim to have found the first gene linked to greying hair. The discovery came while researching other follicle-related conditions such… Read more »

What You Should Never Say to a Woman Experiencing Hair Loss

Hair loss is a sensitive topic of discussion, for both men and women. But for women who may typically deal with hair loss as commonly as men do, the topic can be particularly difficult to discuss. In hopes of raising everyone’s awareness of this issue, and inspiring some sensitivity among women who are watching their… Read more »

A New Look for the New Year

There are many years in our lives that are filled with challenges, with some of those challenges incredibly life changing. A devastating illness is difficult enough to face, but when that illness brings on a change that is highly noticeable – such as hair loss – it can be even harder to face. Hair loss,… Read more »

Five Conditions That Cause Women’s Hair Loss

A woman’s hair is often touted as her crowning glory, but for women experiencing thinning or loss of hair, it is often a source of self-consciousness. Diseases, medicines or medical treatments are commonly recognized reasons for women’s hair loss, but here are five less commonly known causes. Heredity Men are not the only ones who… Read more »

Stress, Holidays and Your Hair

For most people, the winter holiday season is a time to look forward to. Though the season does bring us a lot of joy, great food and fun social gatherings, it can also generate a lot of stress. With such busy schedules and to-do lists as long as Santa’s, the care and health of our… Read more »

Five Foods That Help With Hair Loss and Dullness

Hair loss is a concern both men and women seek to fix. Nutrition plays an important role in the condition of your hair and is something you can do for yourself to strengthen your locks. Here are a few foods that help with hair loss and the overall condition of your hair. The Fatty Fishes… Read more »

Hair Extensions: The Basics

Whether you are looking to change up your style or are want to add more volume to thinning hair, extensions can help you to create the look you desire. There are many options and lengths to consider, from clip in extensions to weave extensions and pre-bonded ones. Before making your decision, work with your stylist… Read more »

Go Natural to Prevent Hair Loss

Those with natural kinks and curls long to be straight-haired divas and those with natural silky straight hair long for body and texture. The use of chemicals on your hair can cause a lot of damage, as well as unwanted hair loss. So what’s a girl to do? One of the best solutions may be… Read more »

Try a Topper for Thinning Hair

There are many names for toppers; half-wig and top-piece are the most common. Toppers are a great solution for women of all ages with thinning hair. A condition such as alopecia may be the culprit, but medications and complex genetics also play a role. Whatever the case, toppers offer a stylish way to cover up… Read more »