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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]