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How to Fake Fuller Hair

  Health & Wellness
The first step toward coping with hair loss is seeking treatment. The sooner you take the essential steps to counteract follicle miniaturization, the better your hair loss treatment results. Although low-level laser therapy with Capillus is a minimally-invasive and effective tool that fits easily into your everyday routine, the results are not immediate. But, you shouldn’t have to suffer through thinning and shedding while...

Women’s Hair Loss and Laser Therapy

  Topics for Her
Laser therapy is taking the hair loss industry by storm, bringing a new era of follicle renewal minus the surgery, scarring or patient incompatibility. For women's hair loss, laser therapy is more than convenient. It is one of the most practical hair loss treatments to counteract female pattern hair loss (FPHL). Low-level laser therapy (LLLT) for hair loss began in 1966 when Hungarian physician...

Weighing the Most Common Hair Restoration Side Effects

  Health & Wellness
Starting a treatment regimen to counteract your hair loss is intimidating. With the potential hair restoration side effects, warnings, limitations and the sheer unknown of the results considered, deciding the optimal hair loss restoration journey has its woes. To help you weigh the pros and cons, review the potential hair restoration side effects of prescriptions, topical creams and low-level laser therapy (LLLT). Prescription Medication...

Types of Female Hair Loss

  Health & Wellness Topics for Her
There are several different types of hair loss that women experience. And by age 50, about 40 percent of women experience some noticeable hair loss. So, if you are experiencing this, know that you are not alone. The hair loss that women experience is usually more diffuse than what men experience. Women just feel like their hair is getting thinner—their ponytail isn’t as thick...

Capillus FAQ: Are Capillus Lasers Hot?

  Capillus Red Light Treatment
Capillus FAQ: Are Capillus Lasers Hot? Answer: No. Capillus lasers are cool-to-the-touch, meaning your LLLT treatment will be comfortable. The Capillus laser therapy caps are not made with LED lights, but laser diodes that promote hair growth in adults with androgenetic alopecia. Lasers at ~650 nm (the wavelength that has been proven to regrow hair) are in the visible red spectrum of light. Capillus...

Does Tanning Cause Hair Loss?

  Health & Wellness
Summer might be prime time for tanning, but that doesn’t mean you should lay out on the beach for hours without protecting your skin and hair. Excessive sun exposure can lead to premature aging, dryness, rashes, sunburns, eye damage and skin cancer. While there are dozens of reasons why extreme baking and bronzing should be avoided, hair loss isn’t one of them. Hair loss...

Female Hair Loss: Losing Your Hair During Pregnancy

  Topics for Her
Most women are thrilled to find out they are pregnant, but being thrilled doesn’t mean you’ll love every aspect of pregnancy. One of those ‘aspects’ may be one or more of the rather not so pleasant body changes that happen during pregnancy particularly, hair loss. When you’re pregnant friends, family, and total strangers have no qualms about giving you advice. Some information may be...

Diagnosing and Analyzing Hair Loss

  Health & Wellness
Before a treatment method can be recommended, a physician will need to determine what caused the hair loss. During the evaluation process, a physician might ask whether the hair loss is sudden or gradual, if the patient is under any medication, has allergies, family history of baldness, or if the patient has been dieting. If the patient is female, the physician might ask the...