The Damaging Effects of Hair Dye

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Experimenting with different hairstyles and colors is fun, but are you aware of the damaging effects of using hair dye? The reality is that dyeing your hair can cause long-term harm, and the longer you dye your hair, the more damage you are doing. So, what’s really going on? Ammonia Lifts the Cuticle of Your Hair The way in which …

5 Lifestyle Choices That Can Prevent Hair Loss

The Do’s and Don’ts of Preventing Female Hair Loss According to the American Hair Loss Association, 40 percent of hair loss sufferers in the United States are women. While the issue is often related to genetics, certain lifestyle choices can reduce the chances of this confidence-draining condition occurring. Enjoying the Great Outdoors Low vitamin D levels have been associated with …

Post Pregnancy Hair Loss: What We Know

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For many women, during pregnancy they say that their hair is thicker than before. However, after giving birth, those same mothers will lose hair to the point of developing bald spots. Ironically, each hair transformation is the end result of hormone changes due to pregnancy. Although most moms report that their hair grows back again after a year, knowing what …

Top 5 Prom Hairstyles for 2017

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With prom just around the corner, we wanted to highlight the top prom hairstyles for 2017. It’s a big night, and you want to look and feel great from head to toe! Long Beachy Waves Sometimes the best hairstyle to complement your look is something as simple as keeping it down. Add a little mousse to your hair when it’s …

Embracing Alopecia Using Creative Designs

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Bald is beautiful. In fact, many people in our culture who have thinning hair and even full baldness are celebrated leaders and confident superstars. However, regardless of our age, becoming bald can be emotionally stressful. Any change to our appearance that is unexpected, like suffering from alopecia, that is not our own personal choice will have an impact on our …

How is Our Hair Color Determined?

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Have you ever questioned why your hair color isn’t necessarily like your mom or dads? Or why your hair color is the same as either your dad or moms? Actually, the experts believe it’s a combination of mother nature and a touch of nurture. Our Genes Role Genes play a tremendous role in shaping how we look and behave. Geneticists …

Great Haircuts and Styles for Men with Thinning Hair

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While the clean-shaven look is popular among balding men, there are plenty of attractive haircut options for men with thinning hair. A modern cut, combined with a few styling products, can help a man with any amount of hair look handsome. Buzz Cut The buzz cut is the ideal option for a low-maintenance man who doesn’t want to style his …

How to Fight Trichotillomania by Using Fidgets

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It is unknown exactly how many people suffer from trichotillomania, but it is a condition that can affect millions of Americans. Trichotillomania is the incessant urge to pull your hair out, which includes facial, body, or the hair on your head (leading to bald spots). Most people who suffer from trichotillomania attempt to supplement their treatment program with coping techniques …

Can Weight Loss Kill Your Confidence by Causing Hair Loss?

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A well-balanced diet and consistently working out will always be good for you, but extreme weight loss behavior is not good for you. Extreme weight loss gimmicks may drop pounds quickly, but they may also cause your hair to fall out. So, if you want to keep a healthy, full head of hair and get in shape, keep away from …

How to Treat Your Human Hair Extensions

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Human hair extensions are higher quality extensions, but surprisingly, they may require more care than your natural hair. Hair extensions are a great way to protect your natural hair and shield it from the stress of chemical treatments and other outside elements, so be sure to care for your extensions in order to get more longevity out of them. Shampoo …