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Breaking News (not!) Hair Loss in African American Women & Weaves

Just want to check in that I’m updating my section on traction alopecia.  And I have a few comments on this “breaking news” that weaves cause hair loss in African American women that’s all over the web now.  While the … Continue reading

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Dr. Lee Minoxidil

15% Minoxidil from Dr. Lee won’t be available anytime soon.  The manufacturer of different minoxidil combination has been shut down by the FDA.  Where can you buy 15 Minoxidil?  With a prescription!  The 15 Minoxidil, available by prescription only in … Continue reading

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Hair Loss & 5 Blood Tests You Should Have

Blood tests can be essential in ruling out causes or determining causes of hair loss.  Before you resign yourself to suffering from male (or female) pattern hair loss, make sure there isn’t some other cause.  While blood tests can be … Continue reading

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Prince William – The Bald Head Obsession

Prince William is experiencing hair loss – this is obvious, but the media obsession with this has reached disproportionate levels.  Newspapers have suggested that he’s settling down to get married because he’s losing his hair.  Celeb gossipers have said the … Continue reading

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Contador loses hair over doping!

Alberto Contador is losing his hair because of doping!  Tour de France winner and renown cyclist Contador has recently been accused of using steroids to improve his performance.  It’s an accusation which he vehemently denies – but he’s still losing … Continue reading

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Avodart and Propecia – Grows Hair and Prevents Cancer?

Do Avodart and Propecia prevent cancer?!  Yep!  A recent study demonstrated that the prostate drug (and hair loss drug as well) Avodart (dutasteride) has an unforseen side effect – preventing cancer!  The National Cancer Institute (of America) showed in a … Continue reading

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Brazilian Blowout, Part II – Yes, it causes hair loss!

Is your hair falling out in clumps after a Brazilian Blowout?  You’re not the only one. According to many users, Brazilian Blowout makes hair fall out – yes, it causes hair loss, that’s right.  A few weeks ago, I reported … Continue reading

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10 Products to Use Before You Flat Iron (US/Canadian Market)

Flat ironing can really cause hair problems!  Whether it’s split ends, hair shafts splitting or hair breaking off at the root, a flat iron could be the root of your problems.  Here’s 10 products that can help you save your … Continue reading

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Tagamet for Hair Loss? Yep, it’s true!

Can you use the drug Tagamet to treat hair loss? Studies show you can – if you are a woman! While Tagamet in low doses can help heartburn, it does not prevent and cure hair loss in low doses. Which … Continue reading

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Brazilian Blowout & Keratin Straightening: Deadly Cool or Just Deadly?

The Brazilian Blowout (and other Keratin straightening treatments) are a relatively new and intensely popular way to straighten hair.  But lately, these products have come under fire for having high levels of formaldehyde in them!  OMG – that stuff is … Continue reading

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