What is Traction alopecia?

Traction alopecia is a form of non-permanent alopecia, or gradual hair loss, that results from a continuous physical...

What is DHT and how does it affect hair loss?

Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) is an androgen sex steroid and hormone that exercises a substantial effect over multiple...

Post-partum hair loss

Pregnancy is a time filled with dramatic physiological and psychological changes for a woman. Unfortunately these changes...

Histopathology of aging hair follicles

Hair, like all growing parts of the body experiences aging. From thinning, to pigmentation, aging produces significant...

What is androgenetic alopecia and how can it be treated?

Androgenetic alopecia, also known as male and female pattern hair loss, affects half of the male population and a quarter...

Alopecia Areata in children under the age of 4

Hair loss is a fairly common condition that sadly does not exclude children, and can also affect very young minors, even...

Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT)

We have said many times that there can be various reasons behind a person’s hair loss, but it is also true that...

Karen Gordon

A couple of weeks ago I spoke over the telephone with Karen Gordon, Salon Owner, (WTS) and President of Cosmetologists...

Does sleep quality have an impact on Alopecia Areata?

There can be many reasons behind a person’s hair loss. Everything from an hormonal imbalance, to vitamin...

Cicatricial alopecia and chemical hair straightening

Hair is one of the most attractive features in a person’s physical appearance, and yet, throughout history, it has...