Hair loss is very hard and emotional for a lot of people to go through and we understand that first hand, here at New Look Institute we see it everyday. Clients that come to us are looking to not only get feeling of looking great again, but also restore their confidence in the way they see themselves.
Alopecia areata is a condition where you lose your hair, either in patches or all over. Generally, this disease causes hair loss on the scalp in both sexes and the beard area in men. Your own immune system is the cause. It launches war on the area where hair growth begins — in the follicles. Since society places so much value on appearance, it isn’t surprising that those afflicted must cope with the psychological effects of hair loss.
Kiva is a non-profit organization, founded in 2005, with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. Leveraging the Internet and a worldwide network of microfinance institutions, Kiva lets individuals lend as little as $25 to help create opportunity around the world. 100% of every dollar lent on Kiva goes directly towards funding loans.
Breast Cancer Awareness month is in full swing and there are a lot of people who love supporting the research and funding by dying their hair pink. The reason for this is to promote donations to help fund breast cancer research. The thought is, if someone sees you with pink hair it would remind that person of the importance of donating to such a great cause!
Now more than ever our furry friends are loved and revered by their owners. Today, dogs are treated like family members and often live a life of luxury. And like people, man’s best friend can suffer from hair loss. The upside to living like a human is a family dog is likely better taken care of and has more options for treatment if they become ill.
It’s been said that blondes have more fun. Well, the jury is still out on that one, but have you ever wondered why you have blonde, red, or brown hair? What makes your hair color your hair color? To sum it up, melanins are responsible for both your hair, skin tone and eye color. In laymen’s terms melanins are a group of pigments present in hair, skin and eyes.
What were your thoughts when you first saw Caitlyn Jenner on the cover of Vanity Fair? Fabulous? A key factor in the success of her new look is her hair extensions. She’s a perfect example of the power of professional hair extensions. The style, color, and the voluminous waves make her hair look 100% natural. Did you know you have access to professional looking hair extensions too?
Take a moment to watch and listen to LeAnne’s story as seen on the tv show The Dr.’s. At fifty year’s old she began noticing her hair was thinning significantly, to the point where it became visible and she would attempt to hide it. After visiting a hair restoration clinic she was able to receive Laser Hair Therapy and successfully reverse the damage that had been done.
One of the most stressful diseases a person can contract is cancer. Unfortunately, the use of chemotherapy for treatment can bring on significant hair loss and add more stress. Generally speaking, chemotherapy is a drug that is designed to kill rapidly dividing cells, which is a characteristic of cancer cells.
Lasers are widely used in the medical field today. But most people aren’t aware of the benefits of using laser hair therapy to stop hair loss and help replenish damaged hair. Most people have heard of laser hair removal, so the idea of using lasers to help replenish hair sounds crazy!