Alopecia (Hair Loss)

Posted on: April 24th, 2015


Losing up to 100,000 strands of hair every day is normal–old hairs do fall, and these are replaced by new ones. But not losing all! Losing all is an abnormal condition called alopecia. It becomes obvious when the rate of hair fall is more than the rate the hair is replaced. The person either becomes bald or have hair patches. When you see these happen, see a doctor immediately, before it is too late. The doctor may be able to prescribe drugs that could either prevent the condition, perhaps slow it down., or grow new hair. The hair is similar to the other parts of the bodies–one should have a healthy diet, if one wants to keep fit, and that includes your crowing glory–the hair. Also, keep your hair, as much away from the sun.

Diabetes and Hair Loss Treatments

Posted on: April 17th, 2015


When you follow the instructions given by your trusted physician, you have the ability to control diabetes and hair loss in a short span of time. Having a concrete understanding on how your body deals with its requirements is another way to assure that you can give your body the needed dose of medicines to take including minerals especially when you are suffering from hair loss and diabetes. Discipline is a must.

Having both hair loss and diabetes can really give one person a stressful moment that eventually leads to depression. Don’t lose hope we have some treatments available and don’t expect that everything will be fixed overnight. It takes a lot of time, effort and discipline.

Protein Helps in Hair Care

Posted on: April 10th, 2015


Our hair is composed of Kerotin, a type of protein. We can actually nourish our hair by eating foods that are somewhat high with protein. We do have a number of food available out there such as peanuts and almonds, eggs, oatmeal, lean meats, legumes, cottage cheese and whole grain bread.

All of the foods that I mentioned above have a big amount of protein. Unconsciously, the do contribute on avoiding future hair loss. It is also good to take supplements like Cod Liver Oil. It has fatty acids that are very helpful in the growth and strengthening of our hair.

Hair Extensions

Posted on: April 2nd, 2015


A woman’s hair is seen as a symbol of her beauty and personality. Women have been using hair extensions (weaves) to enhance the natural beauty and uniqueness of their hair. As more stars and celebrities begin to experiment with new hairstyles, hair weaves have become even more popular, as it is a relatively easy and noninvasive way to change your appearance. If you are considering adding a weave to your hair, it is important to look at your options and be aware of the different effects that certain hairstyles can have on your natural hair, and you take precautions to lessen the risks of damaging your hair and scalp.

Choosing the right shampoo and conditioner

Posted on: March 26th, 2015

Shampoos and conditioners are made up of varying chemicals which could instantly damage one’s hair. This is an important reminder that everyone should always take note together with the need of understanding the limitations in usage of a particular product. It is always a must for one to use the right shampoo and conditioner. How can these be known? Hair professionals can help you with knowing which fits your hair type. There are now numerous types of shampoo and conditioner that are made for a specific hair type. This is why it is a must to know which is most appropriate to your hair condition because using something that is not, could lead to damaging the health of your hair. Nevertheless, it is always recommended to use that shampoo and conditioner that contain the least chemicals, those that are considered to be natural products. These, as well, costs cheaper but are believed to be more effective.

Iron Straight

Posted on: March 19th, 2015

2.jpgTo achieve a sleek, straight hair the fast way, a straightening iron is used. But everyday use can cause too much damage in the hair that will be difficult to repair in the future.
To prevent damage caused by straightening iron, it is advisable not to use them everyday. Lessening and reducing the heat applied to the hair will greatly minimize the effects and damages.
Straightening irons sold in the market today usually have a heat control that will let you control the amount of heat to style your hair with.
Use hair products that will protect your hair from the damages caused by a straightening iron. Let yourself get used to using a vitamin enriched hair product before using the iron.

Hair serum

Posted on: March 12th, 2015

Hair serums are selling like hot cakes in the market. This is because of the increasing symptoms of sun damage the hair is being exposed to every day. The best kind of hair serum coats the hair with sun protection. Yes there is such a thing as sun block for your hair. In fact, it is a popular treatment form Hollywood celebrities. It must be noted that the hair is the part of the body which suffers direct contact from the sun. Having said this, it is only natural that it gets damaged pretty badly. Over exposure to the sun can cause the hair to be dry and brittle. This is where hair serum comes in, it provides a second layer so that the hair does not have to be the first line of defense against the sun. Lets just say that the hair serum acts like some kind of an umbrella.

Latest Hair Styles

Posted on: March 5th, 2015

hairstylistsThe hair styling trends that we see in the many fashion shows and sported by our favorite stars on Hollywood are the expertise of hair stylers who work hard to attain their inner feelings towards a particular style adding drama and their own expression of that style in their work. These hair styles are not always for everyday style and you yourself are a hairstylist on your own by choosing the styles that work for you with the help of your stylist who tells you which works and which doesn’t. Now for the commercialized part of the industry, as said, it’s all about business and with the thousands of products out on the marketplace, how one selects products that works for them is based on personal preference and other factors such as advertising which plays an important part in our selection process. They play a role in your everyday life without you even knowing about them working for or against you. Read the rest of this entry »

Greening Lowly Hair Bleach

Posted on: February 26th, 2015

Many people who follow fashion trends resort to using hair bleach to attain the look of their favorite fashion idols. But there is a nasty side to hair bleach that makes it a very polluting beauty product, it most surely contains hydrogen peroxide a highly reactive chemical. This active ingredient is responsible for the many cases of hyper-sensitivity due to it’s very chemical nature to which the skin or scalp can react. There is however some good news coming, for Japanese scientists are developing a green hair dye that contains no hydrogen peroxide but instead uses a derivative from a sort of fungus that is more commonly known as white rot, a fungus that is the bane of wooden structures all over the place. Apparently, this fungus contains enzymes that eats up melanin, the natural pigment that gives our skin and hair the color it has.

Hair Setting Gel Warning

Posted on: February 19th, 2015

hairgelMany love hair gel mainly because it is cheap and it works well to keep the style you desire all day. There is however a very dangerous side to using it that a quick scan of the ingredients/components section(if there is one) located at the back level in the teeny-tiny print. You’ll find some nasty industrial chemicals that are within such as formaldehyde or embalming fluid, propylene glycol or anti-freeze and other industrial chemicals that may be causing your excessive hair fall lately. Manufacturers will swear on the safety of their products and say the quantities are so minimal to pose a serious threat to your health. But formaldehyde is formaldehyde so try to read labels before getting stuff blindly for you are how you shop. Imagine having a crown of healthy embalmed hair and scalp just because its cheap!!!