Hair Loss

When Hair Loss Is Not Genetic

by in Hair Loss December 28, 2017

For many people, genetics causes hair loss that occurs as you age. But other factors, including medication, stress, and hormonal fluctuations, can also make your hair fall out. Why is My Hair Falling Out? Getty Images Wonder why your hair is falling out? The answers may surprise you. Many women suffer with sudden hair loss, […]

Vitamins and Hair loss

by in Hair Loss August 12, 2014

The 2 most common forms of hair loss are known as Androgenetic Alopecia(AA) and Telogen Effluvium(TE). When researching these forms of hair loss, the causes are typically rooted in vitamin and micronutrient deficiencies.  Vitamin A proves critical for maintaining exceptional vision, involvement in immune function, and necessary for cell growth/differentiation. The major attribute of vitamin […]

Hair Loss Prevention Diet

by in Hair Loss February 8, 2011

The foods you eat may help control whether you have hair loss or healthy hair. There are ways to optimize your diet to help you grow hair and maintain healthy hair. There are many reasons you might be experiencing hair loss. In addition to illness, medication side effects, and genetics, the foods you eat — […]

What Is Female Pattern Baldness?

by in Hair Loss July 12, 2010

Many women deal with hair loss, and the reasons are often hormone related. There are hair loss treatments for women, but the options are few. Female pattern baldness or hair thinning, also known as female pattern alopecia, is thought to affect about a third of all women, with some estimates going even higher. Female baldness […]

Is Stress Causing Your Hair Loss?

by in Hair Loss June 11, 2010

Too much stress on the body can result in hair loss, a condition known as telogen effluvium. Find out how to reduce stress to regain your healthier, fuller head of hair. When you’re under stress, you may notice a lot of physical symptoms — feeling anxious or exhausted, having trouble concentrating, and even getting sick […]

Are You Losing Your Hair?

by in Hair Loss June 10, 2010

Whether you have thinning hair or suspect you may be balding, understanding the most common conditions and causes can help. Thinning hair and balding affect both men and women, and the loss of hair can occur for a variety of reasons. From age alone, virtually everyone will notice some hair loss or thinning hair. About […]