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Cold Weather Hair Care Tips

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Fall and winter is upon us in the US, and with these seasons come cold temperatures, wind, rain, snow, and static electricity. Here are some tips for coping with the cold weather and keeping your hair looking fabulous. Conditioner. Be sure to include some conditioner in the winter to your hair care routine. Cold winds and interior heating can be very drying on the...

A Skeptic’s Guide to Understanding How a Laser Hair Cap Helps Regrow Hair

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If you are one of the millions of people who suffer from some form of hair loss, your self-esteem and self-image have probably suffered. Losing your hair can feel like losing your identity and, yet, it’s extremely common among adults. Luckily, there’s a fairly simple way to combat baldness: the FDA-cleared Capillus Laser Cap, a baseball cap that makes your hair grow. “A baseball...

Scalp Micropigmentation: Is A Hair Tattoo Right For You?

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One of the trendiest hair loss treatment options among Hollywood’s hottest celebrity men, sport athletes and your everyday guy, is called Scalp Micropigmentation (SMP). Touted as an alternative treatment for receding hairlines and balding. This hair regrowth treatment isn’t so much a treatment as it is a hair or rather stubble, look alike. It is also a great alternative for men who are not...

Genomic Research on Hair Loss

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A new genomic study of baldness coming out the University of Edinburgh has identified 287 genetic regions related to hair loss. This study is significant because before this study only a few genetic regions were known to affect hair loss. Now we know that the genetic predisposition is more complicated than previously thought. What’s also significant here is that the study was quite large...

What is the Best Thin Hair Treatment?

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Across the nation, 20 to 30 million women suffer from hair loss. However, women’s hair loss is more complicated given its diffuse pattern. Not only is female hair loss more widespread, it does not typically result in full baldness as men’s hair loss sometimes manifests. These factors make women’s hair loss more difficult to detect, and also more complicated to treat. Every day, the...

The Best Thanksgiving Foods for Your Hair

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The Best Thanksgiving Foods for Your Hair November is the month for Thanksgiving in the United States. While you’re having fun with your friends and relatives, take note that several traditional Thanksgiving foods are good for your hair, too! Pumpkin and Pumpkin Seeds. Last year, we talked about this in detail. The pumpkin flesh has several nutrients essential for hair growth, and pumpkin seeds...

Good Hair Habits for the New Year

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If you’re thinking of making some New Year’s resolutions, a few minor things could really help you prevent hair loss and hair thinning. Here’s a short list of easy tips. Eat Well We’ve talked about how certain vitamin deficiencies can play a role in hair loss. Try to eat better. By that, we mean eat foods that are less processed—the processing strips out most...

7 Reasons Why You May Be Losing Your Hair

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7 Reasons Why You May Be Losing Your Hair The public often doesn’t realize that hair loss (and hair growth) is a complicated affair. So, if you’re losing your hair, there may be several different reasons contributing to the problem. Below are some of the best-known triggers for hair loss. 1. Stress. It’s generally accepted that stress plays a role in hair loss. And...

Do Topknots Damage Your Hair?

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Topknots, ballerina buns, chignons, twists – whatever you want to call your go-to hairstyle, there’s no denying the simplicity and sophistication of rolling your long hair up into a high bun. From the office to the beach, topknots are extremely versatile and functional. Some even snooze with their hair pulled back to keep curly tresses in tow and avoid overheating throughout the night. But,...