Early Signs of Hair Loss That Both Men and Woman Experience

How to check for hair loss?

If you notice that your hair is thinning, collecting in your brush, or lacking its luster, there is no need to fret. Hair loss is very common in both men and women, and it can happen at any age. Although losing your hair can be alarming, there are solutions that can help you. Before you… Read more »

Here’s Why More Men Are Getting Hair Transplants

Hair Loss Worries

Statistics show that more people than ever are getting hair transplants these days. In Europe, for example, the transplant numbers jumped from about 30,000 per year a decade ago to nearly 80,000 per year in more recent times. And guess what? About 85% of those 80,000 were men. Is this a new phenomenon? Not really…. Read more »

Which Foods Contribute to Healthy Hair?

Brazilian Nuts

Does what you eat play a role in how your hair looks and grows? It does! Which foods help contribute to strong, voluminous, healthy hair? Keep in mind that hair grows from the roots, so if you can improve the health of your scalp and hair follicles, that’s a very good thing… and certain foods… Read more »

What Can We Learn From Ricki Lake’s Hair Loss?

Female Hair Loss

If you’ve been paying attention to news headlines recently, you noticed that a celebrity opened up about her struggle with hair loss. That star, Ricki Lake, is well known for her acting roles in movies like Hairspray, as well as her talk show and other projects. Well, she recently opened up about her struggles with… Read more »

Is Hair Loss Irreversible?

Hair Loss

For some men with hair loss, they decide to shave their heads and go for the totally bare look. For some women with hair loss, they decide to wear wigs or hairpieces. When people lose their natural hair, they often panic. “Will I lose more? Will I lose it all?” they wonder, which begs the… Read more »

Could Pollution Be Causing an Increase in Hair Loss?

Pollution and Hair Loss

No one wants to lose hair, but it happens. There are a number of factors associated with hair loss… and here’s an interesting one: Could pollution be causing increased hair loss? Most people assume hair loss is mostly dictated by genetics and medical conditions. However, an interesting study by researchers indicates exposure to air pollutants–… Read more »

Should Hair Loss Be Treated as a Disease?

Hair Loss as a Disease

Isn’t it interesting what humankind decides is a “disease?” The dictionary definition reads: “a disorder of structure or function in a human, animal, or plant, especially one that produces specific signs or symptoms or that affects a specific location and is not simply a direct result of physical injury.” The definition also says: “a particular… Read more »

Reasons to Consider a Hair Transplant

Hair Transplant

Hair transplants involve taking hair follicles from an area on the donor’s scalp (typically near the back of the head down above the neck) and then implanting them into areas where the hair is otherwise thin (usually on the top/crown of the head). It’s kind of like gardening, when a gardener moves certain plants to… Read more »

Do These Things Really Cause Hair Loss?

Hair Loss Factors

If you lose hair, and people notice, it’s likely that you’ll hear some interesting opinions on why you’ve lost your hair. People might say, “Well, your dad lost his hair, so I guess you inherited his genes.” Or, “You’ve been coloring your hair so long, it’s no wonder it’s thinning. Your hair can’t take all… Read more »

How Does Hair Loss Affect a Man’s Confidence?

Hair Loss and Confidence

Hair loss is something that affects just about all men at some point in time. Roughly two-thirds of men experience some degree of hair loss by the time they turn 35, and that number jumps all the way up to 85 percent by the time they turn 50. Outside of affecting a man’s appearance, hair… Read more »