Posts tagged as Hair Loss

Discover the secrets to young-looking hair

In the same way an out-of-date fashion accessory can tag you as “so 1985” (and not in the cool, retro kind of way), hair that’s thinning, in poor condition or cut in an unflattering style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 and in a colour and […]

Eat your way to better hair texture

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 health.         […]

Did you know that smoking doesn't just destroy your longevity, but also your looks?

Maybe, just maybe the fountain of youth doesn’t exist, but smoking could speed up the process to looking older.  And maybe if you knew how a cigarette affects your beauty, you would have kicked this ugly habit yesterday? Skin cancer: Smoking is a leading cause of cancer, including lung, throat, mouth, and esophageal cancer, so it […]

Top 10 tips for healthy hair

Getting to the root of  hair loss. by Candice Tehini Dr Debbie Norval, anti-aging expert and cosmetic doctor at Skin & Body Renewal clinics, explains that the average scalp contains about 100 000 hairs, and roughly 100 hairs are lost from your head every day. Each individual hair survives for an average of four-and-a-half years, […]

Use it or lose it

Getting to the root of hair loss. by Candice Tehini It’s one thing keeping the hair on your head looking healthy, but it’s another thing keeping the hair on your head – full stop! Dr Debbie Norval, anti-aging expert and cosmetic doctor at Skin & Body Renewal clinics, explains that the average scalp contains about […]

Hair today, gone tomorrow

Hair loss can be caused by an imbalance of your hormone levels, which interferes with hair growth (particularly after menopause). Hair may be thinner, fall out prematurely, the scalp becomes visible and the hairline recedes. To combat hair loss, use a shampoo that contains a phyto-caffeine complex, such as Plantur 39 Caffeine Shampoo (R147). This […]

The secrets to young-looking hair

In the same way an out-of-date fashion accessory can tag you as “so 1985” (and not in the cool, retro kind of way), hair that’s thinning, in poor condition or cut in an unflattering style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

Female hair loss

Unlike men, hair loss in women can occur at any age, and it's not always genetic. In fact, there are five possible causes of thinning hair in women, each requiring different supplementation. If you treat the wrong cause, you will have no success stopping or reversing hair loss.