Hair Restoration Blog

November 08 2016

How I Refused to Allow Hair Loss to Ruin the Holidays

I have always loved the holidays. It’s a time to be with the people you love, a time to create memories that will last a lifetime. Sadly, I haven’t been able to create nearly enough Christmas memories with my family during the last decade or so.

November 01 2016

Keep Your Beard Looking Sharp Throughout No-Shave November

No-Shave November involves putting down your razor for 30 days and donating your beard maintenance expenses to organizations dedicated to progress in cancer care and research. 

October 18 2016

Simple Life Changes to Help Fight Those Nasty Dandruff Flakes

Dandruff can be an annoying and embarrassing problem. An itchy scalp can lead to flakes on your shoulders and misconceptions about poor hygiene. Fortunately, there are simple changes you can make to help combat the problem.

October 11 2016

Is Nature Causing Your Thinning Hair?

There are many factors that can cause thinning hair. First, it’s important to understand the difference between thin hair and thinning hair. Both appear the same but the two are very different. Thin hair or fine hair refers to the actual thickness of the individual strands of hair. 

October 04 2016

Understanding the Hair Growth Cycle

Every day you lose about 50-100 hairs. This happens because each hair strand has its own cycle of growth and shedding, termed the hair growth cycle. Throughout your life the hair growth cycle is in constant occurrence but it can become interrupted. It’s important to understand the phases of the hair growth cycle and the factors that can affect it in order to understand many of the problems that can affect your hair.

September 27 2016

How to Understand Friends with Trichotillomania

Trichotillomania affects millions of women around the world every year. In the US alone, it is estimated that there are about 10 million sufferers. What is trichotillomania? It’s a common disorder in which the person has the uncontrollable urge to pull out body hair—sometimes on their legs or face such as eyebrows. 

September 20 2016

5 Ways Your Hairstyle Is Ruining Your Career

From Britney Spears’ shaved head to Joaquin Phoenix looking like a member of the Mason family, the fact is you don’t have to be a celebrity to have a bad hairstyle ruin your career. In all careers, your hairstyle can directly affect your level of success. Not convinced? Read on to discover how bad hair may be ruining your career.

September 13 2016

New Look Institute Offers Hair Loss Solutions Recommended in "The Age Fix"

Leading plastic surgeon Dr. Anthony Youn is the author of the popular book ” The Age Fix ”, and his goal is to keep his patients out of the operating room! Ironically, he generously reveals ways to look ten years younger without going under the knife. In the book he discusses how society can be very unkind to those who suffer from hair loss. Particularly women.

September 04 2016

I'm Losing My Hair and I Can't Talk About It

My hair never seemed as important to me as it is now that I’m losing it. I don’t really know what to do. I feel like an important part of who I am is just slipping away. Will I still be the same person? Is there anyone that can help?