Hair Restoration Blog

June 03 2014

Trichotillomania and Your Teen: Understanding the Condition

This post is the first in a six-week series on Trichotillomania and Your Teen. Through education and comprehension, families can begin to address the disorder and get access to assistance and support.

May 27 2014

How to Properly Care for Your Human Hair Wig

Finding and choosing the right wigs for you is a big deal. It can be a life-changing experience and is truly an investment in yourself and your future. It is important then to take good care of your wigs on a regular and consistent basis to keep them looking new, clean, and stylish. 

May 20 2014

Five Ways to Integrate Physical Activity into Your Day

Did you know that only 48% of adults meet the CDC’s physical activity guidelines which recommend activity equivalent to three 10-minute walks, five days a week?

May 13 2014

Style Watch: Long Hair for Men is IN!

Watch out, ladies! The realm of long hair is not just a land of women anymore. While a few select gentlemen (lookers like Ashton Kutcher, Johnny Depp, and Tom Brady) have been rocking lengthy locks for a while now, 2014 trends have more and more males letting their tresses grow in favor of a full, stylish man mane.

May 08 2014

Understanding Alopecia Areata

Alopecia areata can be a confusing condition. Though there are a number of different types of hair loss that are classified under the broader umbrella of alopecia, alopecia areata refers specifically to an autoimmune disorder that causes a distinct pattern of balding. 

April 22 2014

The Emotional Impact of Female Hair Loss

For thousands of years, hair has played an important symbolic role in a wide variety of societies. These historical roles, which have in the past included wealth and power, have changed over time, but their significance remains strong in today’s society. Hair, especially in females, represents beauty, youth, attractiveness, vitality, health, femininity, and sensuality. 

April 18 2014

Notes from Our Clients

The other day we received an email from a dear client with a concern and some questions. “First of all,” she started, “I want to thank you for the extra attention you always seem to give me when I experience any problems with my units. You are very thoughtful and professional. Thank you for this.” 

April 01 2014

How to Pick the Best Shampoo for You

When readers ask about selecting hair products, it is often in regards to those used for styling or restoration needs. While these are certainly important elements to consider when reviewing your hair care routine, it is also imperative not to overlook the role played by basic products used for cleaning and fundamental maintenance, such as shampoo. 

March 27 2014

Wigs for Kids

Every year 12,400 children are diagnosed with cancer and 1.1 million children in the U.S. alone are affected by Alopecia. In total, more than 2 million children are affected by hair loss caused by these and other diseases and traumas.