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Preventing Hair Loss With Proper Hair Care

Preventing Hair Loss With Proper Hair Care

Can I Prevent Hair Loss? Although you can't reverse natural balding, you can protect hair from damage that may eventually lead to thinning. Many people put tremendous stress on their hair. Hair dryers, hot curlers, hair dyes, permanents and hair straightening products, and chemical-laden cosmetics may cause dry, brittle, and thinning hair. To prevent hair damage that may cause hair loss, follow these tips: Go natural: Leave your hair its natural color and texture. If that is not an option for you, give hair time to recover between blowouts and chemical treatments. Choose products wisely: Use a basic shampoo designed for your hair type. When curling your hair, choose less-damaging...

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The Link Between Weight Loss and Hair Loss

The Link Between Weight Loss and Hair Loss

Picture this: you’ve been working out hard, and diligently cutting calories with the hope of reaching your goal weight. But then you start to notice that your hair is looking more sparse than it used to. Unfortunately, for many men and women, weight loss and hair loss are linked. Don’t panic. Hair loss is actually normal after losing weight, especially if you’ve lost a significant amount of weight in a short time. Keep reading to learn more about the connection between weight loss and hair loss, and how to fix it. The Truth About Weight Loss and Hair Loss As...

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5 Hair Loss Myths

5 Hair Loss Myths

Hair loss is nothing new. As we've noted before, it’s been a part of human culture since ancient times. In the 3,000 years since the first documentation of hair loss came about, thousands of myths have come and gone. What’s most alarming about these myths is that according to the National Institute of Health these myths may limit the effectiveness of what a dermatologist may prescribe. Here are a few common myths to help you gain some insight into what’s causing hair loss, and help you get effective treatment as soon as possible. Hair loss myth #1 hair loss only happens with age. Studies show...

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5 Signs You Might Only Have Temporary Hair Loss

5 Signs You Might Only Have Temporary Hair Loss

It’s disconcerting to suddenly notice extra hairs in your hands, your hairbrush or on your pillow. It’s even worse to see visibly thinner hair or even bald spots on top of your head. People naturally lose around 50-100 hairs per day, but losing hair in greater quantities could be cause for concern. For some, particularly men, hair loss is caused by genetics and is permanent. Many other people, however, experience only temporary hair loss, which can be triggered by a variety of external factors. Your hair loss might be temporary if: You’re Under Physical or Emotional Stress  If you’re feeling...

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Laser Treatment for Hair Loss

Laser Treatment for Hair Loss

Overview Every day, most people lose about 100 hairs from their scalp. While the majority of people grow those hairs grow back, some people don’t due to: age heredity hormonal changes medical conditions, such as lupus and diabetes poor nutrition side effects of a medical treatment, such as chemotherapy stress Treatments to stop hair loss and possibly reverse it include: medications such as minoxidil (Rogaine) and finasteride (Propecia) hair transplant surgery laser therapy Does laser treatment for hair loss work? What it does Low-level laser therapy — also referred to as red light therapy and cold laser therapy — irradiates photons into scalp tissues. These photons are absorbed...

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