Traction alopecia in ethnic women is fast becoming one of the major causes of hair loss. What is this condition? Traction alopecia is a type of hair loss, caused primarily by a pulling force on the roots of the hair, explains Rasheed Patel from Fusion Labs. It is more common
Losing 100 hairs a day is normal, but if you feel that your hairbrush is leaving you with little to style, then there might be a severe underlying cause. When it comes to severe hair loss, there are many probable causes, which can often make this condition difficult to manage.
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 caffè latte or espresso. Dr. Adolf Klenk is putting caffeine in shampoo.
Science says there is a direct link between nutrition deficiency and hair loss. Internationally acclaimed nutrition and health expert Joy Bauer explains that your hair is made of protein. “All basic nutrients contribute to keeping us whole and healthy, but protein provides the building blocks that allow us to repair,
Laserderm is one of South Africa’s leading medical aesthetic clinics and has gained enormous credibility over its 16 years for always recommending proficient advice on all your skincare, anti-ageing and slimming concerns as well as offering the best individual care with each treatment they do. Having the widest range of
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
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.