Hair Restoration Blog

May 08 2018

What is Traction Alopecia, and What Can You Do to Treat It?

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Hair loss is always a cause for concern, and it can be both troubling and stressful.  Those feelings tend to be exacerbated when the hair loss is sudden, or from unusual or inexplicable circumstances.  One of those circumstances is what's known as "traction alopecia."

April 24 2018

Does Having an Oily Scalp Influence Hair Loss

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Most people were probably never taught about a connection between oily hair and hair loss, it's not something that is openly discussed by friends and family. Our hygiene, was learned from our parents and grandparents. As kids, all we were told was "wash your hair" when it gets dirty. 

April 17 2018

Restoring Hair Growth After Therapy

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Aggressive radiation or chemotherapy rapidly and effectively attack growing cancer cells, but the chance of hair loss while undergoing these therapies is very real. Chemotherapy drugs also attack other rapidly growing cells in the body including those in the roots of your hair. 

April 10 2018

The Links Between Weight Loss and Hair Loss

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For many people, weight loss is not only an important way to look and feel better, but it also can be a contributor to better health and a longer life. Many people address their weight concerns with diets, cleanses, or even with weight loss surgery.

April 04 2018

Sima Hilde Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

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At the annual Hair Visions International Hair Conference this past month, Sima Hilde, founder of New Look Institute, was honored with the esteemed Lifetime Achievement Award. This award recognizes Sima's decades of service and innovation in the hair restoration industry and her passion for helping others.

March 27 2018

Can Testosterone Cause Hair Loss For Women?

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The short answer to your question is yes, testosterone can cause hair loss in women, but not in a direct manner as you might think. Secondly, rest assured that New Look Institute has the solutions you need to resolve any of your individual hair loss issues and restore your hair to its natural beauty. Now let's take a clinical look at how testosterone affects hair loss in women.

March 19 2018

Burning Scalp Syndrome: What It Is and How To Treat It

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Have you ever felt like your scalp is burning? Have you touched your head and felt as if pins were being stuck into your scalp? If so, you may have a condition called Trichodynia, or burning scalp syndrome. This syndrome affects women more than men, as it seems to have something to do with long hair. Read on to learn more about this scalp condition.

March 07 2018

How to Keep Your Temporary Hair Loss a Secret

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Temporary hair loss, also known as, Telogen Effluvium, is a very common issue among men and women. The good news is that it is completely reversible. Here at New Look Institute, we are experts at keeping you looking your best with a variety of products while your hair regrows. 

February 21 2018

Did You Know: Your Hair May Regrow With Right Treatments & Products

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Hair loss is different for everyone, so it's difficult to find the advice that fits your needs online. As a result, many of our clients come to us thinking hair replacement is the only option. Many are surprised to learn that their hair may regrow with the right treatments and products! 

February 14 2018

Understanding the Difference Between Dry Dandruff and Oily Dandruff

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Dandruff. It's one of those things that lots of people have, but nobody ever talks about in polite conversation. Those who have it are usually embarrassed by it, and estimates about how many Americans have it fluctuate wildly, with some estimates as low as 10-15 percent and some as high as 70 percent