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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 […]

Sports and Hair Loss

Embed from Getty Images Forty percent of men will experience hair loss by the age of 35. Embracing hair loss sounds easy, but to some it isn’t. Some men will go to great lengths to revive, hide and disguise their thinning hairlines. Men who play sports run the risk of thinning hair because of sweat, […]

What is a Hair Transplant?

A hair transplant is a minor surgical procedure that is preformed to restore hair to areas of the scalp that are bald or are thinning. A hair transplant procedure involves taking grafts from the back and sides of the head where the hair is genetically permanent and relocating them to the affected areas. Several sessions […]

National Hair Loss Awareness Month

August is “National Hair Loss Awareness Month”. But the millions and millions of people who are affected by some sort of hair loss are already very aware of it. Hair loss can come in many different ways and be caused by many different factors. It can be Alopecia areata which is a condition where the […]

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 […]

Summer Hair Loss

Do you notice more hair falling out this summer? Hair loss in summer is quite common but it can often be controlled if cared for properly. Here are some things that you can try to help minimize summer hair loss: • Do not expose your scalp to too much harsh sunlight. A loosely-wrapped scarf can […]

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 Loss in New Mothers

A lot of new mothers notice some hair loss after having their baby. This is normal and it may not be a permanent condition. It may be a case of shedding caused by lowered estrogen levels and sometimes does not require anything to fix it. Shedding is often at its worst about four months after […]

Marital Status, Smoking, Drinking Affect Hair Loss in Women

Did you know that women who are divorced or widowed have been shown to experience more hair loss than those who are married? The American Society of Plastic Surgeons conducted studies several years ago involving identical twins which concluded that factors such as marital status, cigarette smoking, and alcohol consumption were the strongest predictors of […]