Hair Loss


A woman’s hair really is an extension of her femininity. If she is having a good hair day the world is a better place. For men, going bald is just part of life. But for a woman hair loss is a terrifying ordeal. Today more and more women are suffering

hair health

Your hair health can often tell you when there is a underlying problem with your wellbeing. Here’s what you need to know and what you can do to get to the root of the problem As we age, and the seasons change, it is common for our hair to become

Breaking hair

A difficult menopause is no joke, but adding rapid hair loss and balding to that, is every woman’s greatest nightmare. Understanding that 95% of hair loss in women and men has an androgenic undercurrent, the team at Dr. Wolff Research decided to find a way of preventing the downward hair loss spiral


A cancer diagnosis and choosing to undergo chemo is a challenging process on its own, but the side-effect of losing one’s hair can be devastating. However, there is a breakthrough treatment that can help. The process of chemotherapy is challenging enough, but losing your hair can quickly turn your sensitive


Suffering from exhaustion, sleep disorders and weight problems is no way to live. Today many people are walking around with undiagnosed thyroid conditions. You may have had your thyroid checked and the results were ‘normal’, or you may be on thyroid medication and still be suffering from the same symptoms.

Hair loss

A hair loss survey conducted by independent company Plus 94 Research, on behalf of Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo, has found that hair loss is more prevalent in middle-aged South African men than erectile dysfunction. Close on 40% of the 600 men (aged 20 to 65) showed signs of hair loss. This


For many of us, a feisty cup of coffee is our go-to drink of choice when we’re feeling more bleh than buoyant. But for one German scientist, the miracle of caffeine seemed too limiting to be just a caffe latte or espresso here and there. Dr Adolf Klenk is putting caffeine


Did you know that more than a third of South African women over the age of 30 say they are showing signs of early hair loss? This is according to a new survey that has been completed by an independent company Plus 94 Research, on behalf of Plantur39. The results of

In the same way an out-of-date fashion accessory can tag you as “so 1985” (and not in the cool, retro kind of way), hair that’s thinning, in poor condition or cut in an unflattering style can label you as “mumsy”. On the other hand, having hair that’s full of vitality

There are certain foods that can work wonders on the texture of your hair.   Eggs: Eggs have a special vitamin called biotin, which encourages hair growth and leads to thicker, fuller locks. Lack of biotin in your diet leads to dry, brittle hair. Eggs are responsible for your scalp’s overall