Hair Restoration Blog

January 15 2019

8 Vitamins And Minerals That Promote Great Hair

In our society, hair is big part of our personal brand. It helps to identify who we are. The people we know associate us with how our hair looks. When we pull up the image of a person in our mind's eye, one of the dominant features is that person's hair. They have long or short hair, straight or curly, blonde, brown, black, red - it's an important factor we use to identify them.

January 02 2019

New Year, New Extensions for the Gorgeous at Heart!

Are you losing your hair but you feel embarrassed to talk about it? You are not alone. The American Academy of Dermatology reports that forty percent of women will experience hair loss by the time they are the age 40. Hair loss for men is commonly discussed but for women it comes with a social stigma. In our society, thinning hair is viewed as a loss of health and youth. 

December 26 2018

Scalp Eczema Flare Ups Can Be Controlled

When inflamed, itchy, dry skin forms on your scalp, you most likely have scalp eczema. One of the most noticeable symptoms is dandruff. This dermatitis is a chronic inflammatory condition caused by the overproduction of sebum, oils secreted by the scalp's sebaceous glands. Fortunately, it is not a contagious condition.

December 19 2018

Is Saltwater Damaging to the Hair?

Everyone loves to spend time on the beach, soaking up the sun and enjoying the wonderful saltwater! However, many people may be wondering if saltwater is less than ideal for their hair. While saltwater can be soothing to the skin, the reality of the situation is, that it can actually be damaging to the health of the hair.

December 10 2018

Follicular Hair Transfer - Is Surgery Right for You?

Most men and women experience hair loss as they get older, but the good news is that there are tons of solutions for consumers today. Hair loss can be caused by several different issues, ranging from autoimmune issues to anxiety to male pattern baldness. Our mission here at the New Look Institute is to educate our clients and offer the best cutting-edge hair restoration solutions for men and women.

November 20 2018

The Truth About Biotin and Hair Loss

Hair loss is a subject that is personal to many people. Now let's add biotin into the equation. Most of us have heard for many years that biotin is the key to healthy hair. However, there are some questions surrounding this. Does biotin actually prevent hair loss? Does it cause our hair to be thicker or healthier? And, do many people actually have a biotin deficiency? Let's take a look at the truth regarding biotin for hair loss.

November 14 2018

The Real Truth Behind Baldness and Whether or Not It Skips a Generation

When you begin to experience hair loss, it can be based on a variety of factors. There are many myths and theories about the source of baldness, like too much rubbing and genes skipping generations. But what is true and what is false? What is the real source of hair loss? We're here to help you understand hair loss, why it may be affecting you, and what you can do about it.

November 08 2018

Can Different Types of Weather Cause Hair Loss?

When most people think of the weather, they do not usually associate it with hair loss. Many people make it a habit to protect their hair from elements such as rain and wind for cosmetic reasons, they may not realize that certain weather conditions can affect hair health. 

October 24 2018

10 Common Habits That Lead to Hair Loss

While many people may think that hair loss is an inevitable part of life, this is not necessarily true. While some hair loss may be unavoidable, the truth is, we may be participating in activities or habits each day that are contributing to the loss of hair. Let's take a look at some of the bad habits that are contributing to this issue without us even realizing it.

October 17 2018

Separating Fact from Fiction: 5 of the Most Common Myths about Hair Loss

If you're beginning to experience hair loss, it can be a cause of great concern, and it's understandable that you'll do whatever you can to stop or reverse the process. One of the first things people losing their hair often do is research. They talk to friends and family, read books and go online to have their questions answered.