Monthly Archives: October 2014

Is Your iPhone Pulling Out Your Hair?

First there was “BendGate” when users of the new iPhone 6 worried that their high-end device would irreversibly bend out of shape, and now there is “HairGate” and “BeardGate”. Some iPhone 6 users are saying that the device is literally pulling out their scalp hair and facial hair when they hold it to their ear. […]

“International No Pulling Week”

October 1-7, 2014 is ”International No Pulling Week”. The purpose is to raise awareness about “trichotillomania” and the help available for it. Trichotillomania (TTM) is a disorder that causes people to have overwhelming urges to pull or twist their hair out from their own scalp, eyelashes, eyebrows, pubic area, underarms, beard, chest, legs or other […]

Dry Hair

Dry hair is a sign of hair damage. If left untreated, hair can become too dry and brittle. This can lead to breakage of hair strands. Dry hair happens when hair does not have enough moisture. There are natural oils in the outer layer of hair which reflect light and make it shiny. In cases […]