A HISTORY OF HAIR LOSS TREATMENTS

Wigs have been popular for thousands of years, but it was the ancient manuscript the Eber papyrus, dated 1553BC, which kick-started the long history of hair loss treatments. After swallowing a mixture including oxide, lead, honey and alligator fat, the patient would make an invocation to the Sun God. Thankfully, hair loss treatment has moved on since then… Hippocratic

COULD THE SEASONS PLAY A MAJOR FACTOR IN YOUR HAIR LOSS?

There’s lot more to hair loss then meets the eye. The main cause of hair loss in men is usually attributed to DHT (dihydrotesterone) which is a breakdown of the hormones causing the reduction of the hair follicles. For women, the reasons for hair loss can be much more complex; studies have suggested alopecia, stress, trauma, and polycystic ovaries are the primary causes…

DEALING WITH HAIR LOSS ANXIETY

Hair loss can be a very difficult process to go through, especially as we live in the world consumed by appearance and aesthetics. However, there are ways where you can overcome your anxiety issues and become much more secure and feel confident within yourself when you find you are losing your hair. Talk to a Friend Having a friend you can depend on can really assist with lessening…

4 THINGS PEOPLE WITH HAIR LOSS ARE TIRED OF HEARING

Few things can be as frustrating as having to hear the same things over and over again – and having to reply to them as well. When hair loss starts to occur, it’s only natural that the people around you will make comments and suggestions which, while well-meaning, can become tiring! And, of course, they can also evoke anxiety and make you think of the problem at hand more…

THE GROWING TREND OF HAIR TRANSPLANTS

While male pattern baldness is not a sign of old age, it can still be upsetting. Many men begin experiencing hair loss in their twenties, a process that can be harming to their self-confidence and self-esteem, and can also affect anyone. It doesn’t come as a surprise, then, that many of these men include celebrities. While many choose to be proud of their bald head, most…