Category Archives: Hair Loss & Hair Restoration Blog

Is Summer-Swimming Hurting your Hair?

Quite possibly. Salt water in the ocean, as well as chlorine in pool water, can both easily damage our hair. Especially considering that blazing hot sun and high heat and humidity are often problems too. If you’re enjoying time outdoors hiking or golfing or puttering around in your garden, try to cover your hair and scalp […]

Woman Makes Sculptures Out Of Her Hair

The website buzzfeed.com recently had an article about an extremely creative woman with lots and lots of hair who makes unbelievable sculptures on her head with it. She uses things like pins, wires, and fabric to help her form her hair into the shape of hands, bunny ears, the continent of Africa, and so much […]

Readers’ Choice Winner FIFTH Year in a Row!

New England Associates® has once again been voted the First Place winner in the Hair Replacement category in the Union Leader Readers’ Choice awards! This is the fifth year in a row of being voted BEST of the BEST in Hair Replacement – above all others combined! The Readers’ Choice awards started in 2013 and our commitment to […]

People can be Picky about Their Hair

This is a conversation that can happen between any two people at any salon. Even between two big actors in New York City: If you are as particular about your hair as they are about theirs, but perhaps you’re not quite satisfied with the way your stylist covers any thinning areas you may have, visit […]

What Happens if you Stop Washing Your Hair?

An article came out last week on USA Today’s website exploring that question (https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2017/05/20/what-happens-if-you-stop-washing-your-hair/100120826/). One New York City dermatologist concludes that it may not be a bad thing for some people to wash their hair much less often than others, while other people may need to do it a little more often. We have also […]

Hair Cloning

A news article came out last week about advances in hair cloning and a company in England that is hoping to start doing it later this year: http://www.wearegreenbay.com/health-watch/healthwatch-hair-cloning-is-happening/692166868 As the article states, 85% of American men will have hair loss by the time they’re 50 years old. Even though there are plans for clinical trials […]

Tired of your Man-Bun?

Or tired of people making fun of it? If you’re in the New York City area or don’t mind traveling there, there is a place in Brooklyn that will cut it off for you and give you something in the process: http://www.theblaze.com/podcasts/brooklyn-bar-offers-to-trade-booze-for-man-buns/ . If you don’t have a man-bun but wish you had enough hair […]

A woman was at her hairdresser’s getting her hair styled for a trip to Rome…

A woman was at her hairdresser’s getting her hair styled for a trip to Rome with her husband.  She mentioned the trip to the hairdresser, who  responded: “Rome? Why would anyone want to go there? It’s crowded and dirty.  You’re crazy to go to Rome.  So, how are you getting there?” “We’re taking Continental,” was the […]

Is President Trump Taking Medication to Grow Hair?

According to a recent report on CNN, President Trump is taking the medication Propecia (finasteride), which started as a prostate drug under a different name and dosage, but was discovered to regrow hair in many men. This goes against an article published last year on the website gawker.com which said that Mr. Trump has an […]

Why Millennials seem to be Experiencing More Hair Loss

An ABC television affiliate recently aired a news report about Millennials and hair loss. Among the reasons cited for their hair loss is a lack of animal protein in some Millennials’ diets, anxiety and depression, and popular styling practices such as tight braids which damage hair:   The report says that treatments range from supplements […]