The Psychological Effects of Hair Loss in Women

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Society has yet to accept the loss of hair among women as a norm. Thus, a woman that loses hair can feel depressed, and unattractive. As a woman, how can you overcome the effects of hair loss? How to react after noticing you’re losing your hair Women should take it as a health indicator that tells them to seek medical …

Teenagers and Hair Loss

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Hair loss can be an emotional and traumatic experience, especially for teenagers. These adolescents experience hair loss due to a variety of reasons such as; Stress Whether its expectations set by parents to perform well at school, or social relationships with friends, teenagers tend to undergo immeasurable stress. Stress can push the hair follicles into a “resting” phase, which prevents …

Could the Stress of COVID 19 Cause Trichotillomania?

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Stress is part of life, whether positive, like starting a new job, or negative, like missing a deadline. While it’s true that stress is universal, we are now facing an unprecedented crisis in mental health due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Though necessary for safety, social distancing measures have isolated us from the people we rely on for support. If you …

4 Hair Benefits of Salt Water — Nature’s Best Shampoo and Conditioner

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You’ll find salt water (or ocean water) in loads of hair care products, from shampoos to styling sprays. This is because sea salt is a powerful natural exfoliator with anti-fungal properties that stimulates blood flow in the scalp. Here are four hair benefits of salt water that you need to know about. #1. It exfoliates the scalp Just like the …

5 Post-COVID Summer Hairstyles for Men Losing Their Hair

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As hair salons roll up the blinds and open their doors again, men are emerging from lockdown in dire need of a cut and style. For men who are losing their hair, the first post-COVID haircut could be the most important one of their lives. Here are five of the best summer hairstyles in 2020: #1. The Slick Back This …

Hair Loss during Chemotherapy and What to Expect

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Hair loss or hair thinning is a common side effect of chemotherapy. That’s because the drugs not only attack cancer cells but other cells as well, including hair root cells. Not every chemotherapy patient will lose their hair, but many will, particularly breast cancer patients. Their usual chemo treatments are particularly difficult on hair roots, often destroying them along with …

Male Pattern Baldness and The Effect of DHT

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More than 50 million men and millions of women suffer from hair loss, and more specifically, male pattern baldness. In recent years there has been a surge of information regarding this condition and many treatments are now available as a result. But, what causes this condition, and how is it treated? What Is DHT? Hair loss, alopecia, or more commonly …

Hot Summer Hairstyles for 2020

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Summer is the time of year where temperatures can get soaring like El Niño, which provides the ideal opportunity to try out some short and comfy dos. We visit some of the top summer hairstyles for 2020 that will have you exuding confidence while wicking away some sweat. Space Buns A futuristic look inspired by retro sci-fi flicks (particularly Carrie …

Celebrity Cheyenne Jackson Opens Up About His Hair Loss

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People lose about 50 to 100 strands of hair every day, but you do not notice because there is new hair growth at the same time. There are several reasons why your hair could be falling out. For example, it could be hereditary and runs in your family, side effects of some medication and treatments, stressful or traumatic events, excessive …

Don’t Do Your Own Hair During the Quarantine -Wait for Your Hair Stylist

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The COVID-19 pandemic has led to the closure of many businesses. As a result, most people may not have access to professional hair styling services. Watching people do their hair on social media platforms can motivate you to do the same. However, it is advisable not to cut or dye hair on your own during quarantine. Incorrect Dying Can Cause …