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How Hormones Are Linked to Changes in Your Hair

Hormones play a critical role in the body. Humans have around 50 different types of hormones produced by the endocrine system, and each help control specific aspects of bodily function, including sexual reproduction, metabolism and more. Hormones also play a role in the way your hair grows and looks. The hair cycle is affected by […]

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Recognizing and Coping with Female Pattern Hair Loss

Hair loss is a common problem facing millions of women throughout their lives. In fact, only half of all women will have a full head of hair after the age of 65. While there are many forms and causes of hair loss, not all are preventable. One such condition is called female pattern hair loss, […]

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Stop Itching and Scratching Your Scalp So Much!

Having an itchy scalp can be infuriating. The constant urge to scratch could last all day, getting worse as more and more oils accumulate at the base of your hair. Giving in and giving your hair a good scratch with your fingernails, a brush or a comb might have you sighing in relief, but not […]

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Your Diet Could be Affecting the Health of Your Scalp

When it comes to our hair, most of us are more concerned about what we put on top of it—what shampoos, conditioners and styling products we use—to make it look and feel healthier. However, many people don’t realize that there’s another major element to healthy hair, and it has to do with what we put […]

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Stress-Related Hair Loss Conditions and Their Signs

We all endure some stress every once in a while, whether from work, a relationship, finances or other sources. Severe and long-term stress can wreak havoc on our bodies and seriously affect our health, but did you know stress can also cause hair loss? There are actually a few stress-related conditions that can thin-out your […]

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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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