Hair Restoration Blog

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? 

August 23 2016

4 Great Reasons to Go with Grey Hair

A youthful appearance is something many people in our culture feel pressured to maintain. Coloring our hair has been the norm for so many years that millions of people instinctively reach for the hair dye at the first signs of gray hair. Some people, however, are choosing to buck the trend and go natural. Here are four great reasons to go gray.

August 16 2016

The Epic Evolution of Manscaping

The term “manscaping” may have only been around since the 21st century thanks to the popular Bravo TV show, “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy,” but the activity of body grooming for men dates back to ancient times. Explore how manscaping evolved throughout history with these four facts.

August 09 2016

How Teenage Hair Loss Affects Self-Esteem

Hair loss normally occurs gradually with age, but sometimes teenagers lose their hair, too. Discovery of teenage hair loss can be a discomforting experience for anyone, but it’s often substantially more distressing for teenage girls. There is no doubt that hair loss affects self-esteem in teenagers.

August 02 2016

Why Am I Bald?

Lush, luxurious locks may not give you the same intelligent image that comes naturally with a shining dome, but many people associate a thick rug with youth. For centuries, the scientific community has been at a loss when dealing with the receding hairline. Why am I bald? Is there anything that can be done to restore some, or all, of the 100,000–150,000 hair follicles on your head? 

July 25 2016

Coping With Scalp Related Hair Loss

Whatever the cause, losing your hair is never easy. Most people know that drug treatments such as chemotherapy, and even normal aging, can cause hair thinning and loss, but what happens when you lose hair because of a skin condition? Few people are aware that skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis can affect the scalp, let alone hair growth. 

July 19 2016

3 Tips for Reducing Hair Loss During Chemotherapy

Hair loss is one of the most obvious, and most distressing, side effects of chemotherapy. Losing your hair is a result of the chemotherapy attacking cells in your body – it affects all cells, not only cancer cells – and killing the cells responsible for generating your hair follicles.