Understanding the Human Hair Growth Cycle

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A disrupted hair growth cycle be a highly distressing phenomenon caused by a wide range of possibilities, such as illness, hormonal imbalances, nutrient deficiencies and genetics. The most important thing for sufferers to note is that hair loss is an extremely reversible process. Hair loss sufferers can gain a peace of mind and plan for more effective regrowth treatments by …

Stress and Hair Loss

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Did you know that an average person drops between 50 to 100 hair strands every day? Both emotional and physical stress forces the hair follicles to rest, leading to a significant hair loss. Although several factors lead to loss of hair, stress, and anxiety are the primary causes. They lead to a complete shutdown of hair follicles, and its effects …

Top Short Fall Hairstyles for Women in 2019

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As fall arrives it is time to think about chic hair styles for the new season. There are some great on trend styles for short hair right now. Here are some stylish fall hairstyles to update your short hair for fall. Add Color Fall is a time of rich colors both in nature and in the stores. Why not add …

A Heart-Rending Side Effect of Chemotherapy: Coping with Hair Loss

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Hair loss due to chemotherapy affects your appearance and affects you emotionally. Even if you’ve never been vain about your hair, the loss may be heart-rending. You may feel unattractive, isolated, and very fragile. Pamper your hair and scalp to keep your hair for as long as possible and to prevent the loss from being so emotionally debilitating. Hair Loss …

National Alopecia Awareness Month

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September is National Alopecia Awareness Month, which is dedicated to raising public awareness on Alopecia areata. The incurable condition continues to affect millions of people in the USA and around the world. Events and activities are set up around the country in spreading knowledge on available treatment options and providing a meeting ground for communities that are coping with the …

How Hair Loss Can Lower Self-Esteem

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Hair loss is not just a physical problem. It also impacts mental health. Healthy looking hair is a sign of beauty and its loss can seriously affect confidence. Knowing how to get help and deal positively with the psychological effects of hair loss is vital. Here’s how hair loss affects self-esteem and what you can do. Altered Body Image Any …

Causes of Hair Loss in Children

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Being a parent is one of the greatest joys in the world, but when you notice that something is wrong with your child, it can make you feel overwhelmed and helpless. One situation that can be quite perplexing is when your child starts to lose their hair. There are many different things that can cause your child to lose their …

Is Your Keto Diet Causing Hair Loss?

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Seeing those strands of hair on the floor can be unnerving. You want to do something about but you’re not sure why your hair keeps falling out. Could your keto diet be the culprit behind your incessant hair loss? What is Keto Diet? Keto diet has been making rounds lately in the weight loss circle as many fitness experts tout …

Trichotillomania: The Causes and Symptoms Hair-Pulling

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Playing with one’s hair is a common habit exhibited by many people whether young or old. Some twirl a small lock around their finger or push their hair behind their ears out of mere habit. In most cases, this behavior is no cause for concern. In other cases, hair-pulling can actually lead to hair loss and balding. In fact, not …

Effects of Summertime Humidity on Your Hair

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Summer brings sunshine and a warm glow with it. However, it also brings high humidity that wreaks havoc on your hair, making it unmanageable. Effects of Humidity on Hair In summer, your hair may not look good in its natural style or even when left straight. It may look dry, limp, fizzy or puffy, depending on its texture. If you …