Causes Of Hair Loss

Causes Of Hair Loss

Hair loss can be a problem for many men. Going bald can have an effect to a man’s ego in terms of how he thinks people will look at him. For some people hair loss can be genetic and hereditary. For some others, it can be caused by a variety of other things. Here are […]

New Study Finds Cure for Gray Hair

New Study Finds Cure for Gray Hair

Graying hair is said to be a result of aging. As one gets old, more and more gray hairs begin to appear. It seems to be an unavoidable result of getting old. While most people try to dye their hair in order to hide them, it provides only a cosmetic procedure that can’t cure people […]

Myths About Hair Loss

Myths About Hair Loss

Hair loss seems to be a common problem among many people today. A common byproduct of aging, most men dread hair loss and are not always willing to part with their mane and would do anything to keep it as long as they can. There are other contributors to hair loss such as genetics, illness […]

Hair Condition And Your Health

Hair Condition And Your Health

Hair is an important part of the body for many people since it can help enhance one’s physical looks. That head of hair can be cut and styled to help change appearances according to what one may like. But more than just an aesthetic prop for the body, the hair may also tell a lot […]

Understanding Baldness

Understanding Baldness

Baldness is a condition that may not be life threatening but can seriously affect a man’s life in many ways. Although it may be an age-related condition that most men may go through, understanding it better would provide a means to accept it or even find ways to delay its effect for several years. Here are some of the basics that men should know about baldness.Hair BasicsNormally, a man’s scalp is covered by about 100,000 hair follicles. During its normal growth period, a hair follicle may exper…

Can Shampoo Cause Hair Loss?

Can Shampoo Cause Hair Loss?

Shampoo has long been used as our hair’s “cleanser.” It keeps our hair and scalp clean and healthy. However, our reliable hair cleanser may be the culprit behind hair loss. SurfactantsThe reason why shampoo causes hair loss may be due to their content. Some shampoos contain surfactants, or chemicals with one purpose: to remove dirt. Soaps contain surfactants too. But experts believe that surfactants should be used in soap alone. Surfactant content in shampoo vary in type and level of concentrati…

Hair Loss and Hair Implant

Hair Loss and Hair Implant

A lot of men feel that a full head of hair completes their manhood. This explains why many older men begin to panic when they find themselves losing hair at a disturbing rate and desperately find a treatment for this problem. While many of them embrace the destiny that nature sets for them by shaving their head, many others resort to hair transplantation procedures. This is primarily to boost their virility while keeping up with fashion.Recent developments in hair transplantation procedures offe…

Minoxidil For Hair Loss

Minoxidil For Hair Loss

Minoxidil (brand name Regaine in the Asia-Pacific and Europe and Rogaine in the United States) is a lotion or spray known for its ability to stop or slow down hair loss and or grow new hair. You can buy this without a prescription for treating androgenic alopecia (a common form of hair loss). It was first used solely as an oral drug for high blood pressure. Later, it was found to have the side effect of reversing baldness. How minoxidil works?It remains unclear how minoxidil stops or slows hair …

Drug-Induced Hair Loss

Drug-Induced Hair Loss

Hair loss is a common problem for men and can also affect some women to some degree. There can be many reasons why people experience persistent hair loss that can sometimes lead to baldness. Although most hair loss cases happen as a result of heredity or due to aging, certain cases of hair loss can be drug induced. There are certain drugs that may induce hair loss in people. These drugs or medications are used to treat various ailments and health conditions. Hair loss seems to be a side effect t…

What Causes Gray Hair?

What Causes Gray Hair?

Gray hair is not just a sign of old age. It can occur at any stage in life. But for most people, gray hair is generally a result of natural aging. It has more to do with the body not being able to process enough pigment that gives hair its color. But aside from natural aging, gray hair can also be caused by a number of factors. Gray hair is the result of the hair strands not getting enough of the chemical melanin which is responsible for giving color to hair. This chemical is produced by special…