How Trauma Can Induce Temporary Hair Loss

Since each person has 100,000 hair follicles or more, some hair loss is common. While about 40% of women lose extra hair because of how they style it, some conditions could be causing hair loss.  If you’re stressed out, it could exacerbate hair loss....

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Hair Loss and Metal Toxicity: Is There a Link?

Did you know that one of the most frequent causes of hair loss in women, telogen effluvium, is linked to metal toxicity? When you think about heavy metals, you may see images of industrial smog, polluted rivers, and contaminated drinking water. Well, even though you do...

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Telogen Effluvium: Symptoms To Look Out For

At any time, 90% of the hair on your scalp grows. Your follicles go through a life cycle, but when this is interrupted, it can lead to hair loss.  From an unbalanced diet to stress, there are various reasons you could be experiencing hair...

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How to Stop Hair Thinning at the Ends

Men and women appreciate thick, healthy locks. In fact, studies show as much as 80% of people look at hair as a strong factor in physical attractiveness.  While balding is an issue for some people, thinning is a problem for others. Hair that is...

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Fine Hair vs Thin Hair: What Are the Differences?

Our hair plays a huge role in how we feel. 81% of women in an InStyle survey said when their hair looks good they feel the most confident. Meanwhile, 71% said it’s empowering to feel good about their hair. But many women don’t fully...

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The Telogen Phase: What Are the Stages of Hair Growth?

Everyone sheds approximately 100 hairs per day. This loss is normal, natural, and a part of life. We often don’t even notice the hair loss because it’s so minimal. But sometimes, we experience large amounts of noticeable hair loss. This extreme shedding can happen...

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Diet and Hair Loss: How Does Food Impact Your Hair Health?

Does it ever feel like there’s more hair on your brush than your head? Hair thinning and hair loss are common experiences for women. Over one-third of American women will experience hair loss throughout their life. The good news is that once you figure...

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Dyeing Hair and Telogen Effluvium: What You Need to Know

Are you concerned that your hair is becoming thinner? Do you notice hairs falling out when you shampoo and brush your hair? First, it’s key to know that shedding is part of the hair’s normal growth cycle.  An average adult has about 100,000 to...

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5 Things to Avoid If You Want Healthy Hair

The average person has between 80,000 and 120,000 strands of hair on their head. That’s a lot of hair! And it’s not just there to look pretty: hair serves a number of functions as well. Our hair can help protect us from aspects of our...

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The Hidden Link Between Hormones and Hair Loss

On average, a person loses between 50 and 100 hairs a day. Losing hair is natural: it’s part of a healthy hair growth cycle. But what do you do if you’re losing too much hair, and you don’t know what’s causing it? You might...

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