Tag Archives: scalp

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

Spring Cleaning Your Scalp

Good scalp hygiene is important all year round but it is extra important in the spring, summer, and fall when we tend to sweat more. We sometimes don’t realize that our scalp is just like the skin on our face and it can sometimes benefit from a good deep cleansing. Apple cider vinegar is one […]

Hair & Scalp and Your Health

There are many medical conditions and prescriptions that can affect our hair, but sometimes what someone might think is a problem, could just be that they need a little help taking care of their hair and/or scalp. Shedding Some experts estimate that we may shed a hundred or more hairs a day. Usually this is […]