Amy Schumer Uses Her Hulu Series to Shed Light on Trichotillomania, a Hair Pulling Disorder

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Amy Schumer recently admitted she struggles with a hair-pulling disorder called Trichotillomania. Amy Schumer is known to challenge the standards Hollywood pushes on women with her willingness to be open and transparent. Her bravery sheds light on avoided topics, leading to those who suffer in silence having a safe space to open up about their own struggles. You’ve probably heard …

Why You Need To See a Hair Loss Specialist for Hair Restoration

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Does thinking about the condition of your hair and the health of your scalp bother you? Have you ever thought of visiting a hair loss specialist to guide you on the best option to restore healthy hair? If these questions keep on lingering in your mind because you suffer from hair loss, thinning of hair, alopecia, and hair breakage, then …

Traction Alopecia: What Is It and Can It Be Prevented?

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Losing your hair can be frightening and even an extremely emotional experience, especially for younger people who are otherwise in good health. In this post, we’ll explore one answer to hair loss: traction alopecia. What Is Traction Alopecia? Alopecia is a general term for hair loss [1]. Alopecia can affect just your scalp or the hair throughout your whole body. …

Can COVID Cause Excessive Hair Loss?

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Hair loss can happen for so many reasons. Trauma, medication, and stress are just a few external factors. Genetics and age also impact our hair and are, of course, out of our control. But could the recent coronavirus pandemic have caused hair loss for some people? It may surprise you to learn that the answer is “yes”. Catching COVID-19 is …

Give Your Human Hair Wig the Care It Deserves!

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Soft, bouncy, strong and appealing – the desire of every human hair wig owner! Unlike synthetic wigs, human hair wigs hardly melt or tangle. The color, texture and sheen of these wigs make many believe you’re wearing your hair. That’s why you’re probably considering it an investment and hope to wear it for a long time. Right? Combining and washing …

It’s Not Just Men! Hair Loss in Women and Its Causes

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It’s a common myth that hair loss only happens in men. In fact, many women will go through hair loss, especially as they get older. 21 million women every year experience some form of hair thinning or loss[i], so understanding the facts about it can bring real peace of mind. Baldness in Women – Does It Happen? Yes, it can, …

Hair Loss and Celebrities – It Happens To The Best Of Us

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An issue that’s plagued people for decades… And, it’s not just your average Joes. Whether you’re a doctor, plumber, mechanic, teacher or, heck, even a bin man, hair loss is a real issue no matter what your background and social status. You only have to look at some of the world’s celebrities. Even the globe’s biggest stars can’t escape the issue. And, while …

Vitamins to Help Hair Loss by Blocking DHT

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Hair loss is a complicated condition affecting millions of people around the world. As there are many types and causes of hair loss, it can be a difficult condition to diagnose accurately. Several hair loss conditions, including male and female pattern balding, may be linked to a hormone known as dihydrotestosterone, or DHT. What Is Dihydrotestosterone (DHT)? DHT is a …

Trichotillomania: Why Stress In Your Life May Lead To Hair Loss

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Do you have irresistible urges to pull out your hair? Do you have so much stress in your life that the only solution is to do so, contributing to hair loss? If you do, you may have trichotillomania.  About 5 to 10 million people in the United States suffer from trichotillomania (about 3.5%), as do 1 to 2 percent of the …

COVID-19 and Hair Loss: Is There Any Connection?

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If you’ve had COVID-19, you likely suffered from some combination of fever, chills, aches, shortness of breath, and cough. Unfortunately for some, the problems don’t go away even after COVID has left your body. One of the lingering effects that many have experienced is hair loss.  In this blog post, you’ll learn whether COVID-19 is connected to hair loss and …