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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 […]

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 […]

Keeping Your Hair Fresh and Vibrant During Hot Summer Months

Summer is a great time to go outside, let your hair down, and have some fun! Only one problem: the harsh summer heat could be damaging your hair. There are many different ways you could help protect your hair and scalp from even the hottest of summer days.   Tip 1: Cover up your hair! […]

Warm weather is great, but not for your hair! Learn to care for your hair in hot weather.

Spring time is here and summer is approaching fast. The sun is out and we all enjoy this time to visit the beach or play in the yard.  We all know to protect our skin with sunscreen while outside for long periods of time, but did you know that your hair needs protection too? Here […]

Justin Bieber’s New ‘Do

Similar to last year when Justin Bieber first went blond, the news and social media are once again buzzing about his new look after a recent appearance on the Today show: It isn’t healthy to use permanent colors and chemicals on your hair all the time. Overly processed hair can become brittle, dry, and rough. […]

How Much Everyday Hair Loss Is Normal?

If you feel like you’re losing hair, you are certainly not alone. We have all seen hair in the drain and wondered if it is something we should worry about. It may or may not be. The average person can lose as much as 100 hairs a day which may appear to be worse if […]

Hair Styling Without Damage

There are some simple changes that you can make to your hair care to help prevent breakage which can eventually lead to hair loss. How you style your hair can cause it to look brittle, frizzy and lackluster, or even fall out. You can follow these dermatologist tips to help style your hair without causing […]