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‘Hair Doctor’ Explains why Vegetarianism has led to Increased Hair Loss for Some

Around a year ago we wrote about a news article that cited a lack of animal protein as a reason for hair loss in Millennials. Last week an article came out about a Trichologist (a ‘hair doctor’) who reinforces that theory and adds that vegetarianism and veganism have caused an increase in hair loss, especially […]

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 […]

The Connection Between Men’s Hair Loss and Testosterone

Dihydrotestosterone is an androgen hormone and a by-product of testosterone. It is one of the main causes of male pattern baldness. While men can lose their hair for other reasons such as stress and illness, Dihydrotestosterone may be the leading cause of hair loss amongst men. Dihydrotestosterone in itself does not cause hair loss, but rather […]