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Biotin: The All-Natural Secret Ingredient for Combating Hair Loss

Sometimes referred to by the nickname “Vitamin H” thanks to its benefits for skin and hair, the naturally-occurring vitamin B7, or biotin, has taken the beauty world by storm. Biotin is a water-soluble vitamin that is necessary for the body to metabolize fatty acids, amino acids and glucose. Essentially, it’s needed for your body to […]

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8 Daily Rituals That Could Be Prematurely Thinning Your Hair

Most people assume hair loss is a condition that only affects older men. While this is somewhat valid—hair growth does tend to slow down with age and affect men more visibly—women can still lose hair starting as early as ages 20-35. Thinning hair is actually a relatively common occurrence in many younger women! Thinning hair […]

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Debunking 3 Widely-Believed Hair Loss Myths

Hair loss effects millions of people, many of whom have no idea why their hair is falling out. The combination of mystery and panic has brought forth myriad myths about the causes of hair loss. It’s hard to blame people for being worried about their hair and wanting to do whatever they can to protect […]

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A Chemical In McDonald’s French Fries Can Apparently Regrow Hair

Japanese scientists say they were able to regrow hair on mice by using a chemical found in McDonald’s french fries. From Fry Oil To Hair Growth Solutions The study conducted at Yokohama National University aimed to create hair follicle germs (HFGs), or cells that support the development of hair follicles, in hairless areas. Creating mass […]

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New Book Reveals Secrets Behind Donald Trump’s Hair

Author Michael Wolff’s new book on Donald Trump has evoked mass outrage from the president thanks to the many “secrets” it contains regarding his White House tenure thus far. Arguably the biggest bombshell, however, is the explanation of how Trump’s signature hair came to be. It seems that Trump’s daughter, Ivanka, finds her father’s hairdo […]

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Is The Vegan Diet Causing Young Women To Lose Their Hair?

The rising popularity of veganism coinciding with increased awareness of hair loss might not just be a coincidence. More Female Patients With One Thing In Common Trichologist Anabel Kingsley is one of at least a few medical professionals who suspects the vegan diet is responsible for many cases of hair loss. She’s observed an increase […]

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Is Hair Loss More Likely To Occur At A Certain Time Of The Year?

While there are many uncertainties regarding hair loss, researchers have determined that the condition may in fact have a peak season. Tracking Concern For Hair Loss Around The World A team led by Dr. Shawn Kwatra, assistant professor of dermatology at Johns Hopkins University, examined Google searches for the exact phrase “hair loss” from 2004 […]

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No hair loss: a dream come true

Some people dream of going to a tropical beach, others dream of owning a sailboat. Nobody dreams about hair loss. Liz has just wanted to have long hair all her life. That was her dream. With hair extensions, this Londoner made her dream happen. But when she took the hair extensions off, the reality was […]

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Cancer Survivor: Losing My Hair Hurt More Than Losing My Breast

A British broadcaster has claimed that she was so distraught over losing her hair during chemotherapy that having her breast removed seemed like a relatively negligible experience. Victoria Derbyshire, 46, was diagnosed with breast cancer in the summer of 2015. The BBC journalist would endure six sessions of chemotherapy that caused about three quarters of […]

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Men Open Up About The Emotional Toll Of Hair Loss Before Middle Age

Hair loss is far less stigmatized for men than woman, since most people are accustomed to seeing men with bald or shaved heads. But according to new research, the prevalence of male pattern baldness doesn’t make it any less emotionally painful, especially for those who are yet to reach middle age. Researchers commissioned by Asda […]

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