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 …

Three Spring Hairstyle Trends for 2017

Similar to fashions trends, hairstyles are constantly changing, and what was popular in 2016 is already yesterday’s news. Do you want to be ahead of the 2017 spring hairstyle trends? Keep an eye out for these three spring hairstyles. Eye-Length Fringe The name says all of it. Lengthy fringe that rests beneath the eyebrow will be a common look for …

Preventing and Managing Split Ends on Your Own

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Every woman is at war with her split ends every now and then! Much like the rest of our bodies, our hair health is a reflection of what we consume, from our food intake to hormones, and stress to the environmental elements. If you include external elements like over-washing (that could strip the hair of nourishing oils), harsh chemicals and …

Causes of Shedding in Dogs Can Lead to More Serious Hair Loss

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It’s pretty likely that your dog is your best friend. Just like humans, dogs aren’t perfect. They occasionally make mistakes and they, at times, become more demanding than endearing. One inevitably demanding trait is shedding. Particularly with some breeds, like “German shedders,” dog hair all over your clothes, furniture and floors is completely normal. It’s much less noticeable but you …

Does Diabetes Lead to Hair Loss?

About 10 percent of the population suffers from diabetes, a common health condition in which a human body does not produce or use the hormone insulin effectively (or both). Insulin is responsible for moving the sugar you consume through your blood and into your cells for usage or storage — and when you don’t have the proper amount of insulin …