Can hair loss impact your career?

Many factors affect whether a person gets hired, how much a person gets paid, and how far they will advance in their careers. US News asserts that body decoration such as facial…

Surprising Hair Facts

Considering that we all have hair on our head (to one degree or another) it’s surprising how much about hair remains a mystery to most people. Of the surprising hair…

Stress and hair loss—is there really a connection?

“I was pulling my hair out from worry!” We’ve all heard idioms about stress and hair loss. And while pulling one’s own hair out, a psychological obsessive-compulsive disorder called trichotillomania,…

Can a hair transplant restore receding temples?

Let’s say you are a man in your early 20s with a Norwood 2 classification—in other words, you are battling the most common of all hair loss scenarios, receding temples.…

Laser hair combs for hair loss? Really?

Ah, if only you could wake up in the morning, pour a cup of coffee, run a comb through your hair, and go from a Norwood 5 to a Norwood…

Hair throughout history

Throughout history, attractive hair has been highly prized among all cultures. In ancient Greece women wore their hair long, and elaborate braids and precious metals adorned those belonging to the…

Which side of the family does your baldness gene come from?

There are a lot of myths and misinformation about the genetic causes of male pattern baldness (MPB). One of the most enduring is that a man inherits the baldness gene from…

What age is too young to get a hair transplant?

What age should you get a hair transplant? When is it too late for a hair transplant? These are common questions among those suffering male pattern hair loss, the first…

Can braiding make your hair fall out?

From 80s beauty icon Bo Derek to current basketball sensation Allen Iverson, tight braids, also known as cornrows and weaves, have been fashionable in the U.S. for decades. For years…

Hair loss prevention — 3 myths and 5 facts

I could write an entire chapter about the myths and facts of hair loss prevention…and as a matter of fact I have. The Internet age has been a boon for information…