Henna hair dye is a timeless procedure often promoted as an aid to hair loss. But not many are aware of the potential problems that henna for hair, which can actually include hair loss! Hair loss for any reason at any age is something that is incredibly difficult to deal with, especially without the proper knowledge and guidance. As your local hair restoration center we offer hair loss treatments for Preventive, Restorative and Replacement services, but our goal is not only provide service, but also the knowledge that we really can’t put a price on. All of our blogs on hair loss and the industry are put together so you, the consumer, can stay informed about your options regarding hair restoration options as well as being well informed on those new trends in hair loss that you should be weary of such as Henna and Tattooing on the scalp, in addition to using Henna hair dye. So is henna hair dye safe? Let’s start with a quick history of of the origins of henna Continue Reading →
Whether your knowledge regarding hair loss and its solutions runs deep, or pretty shallow, there is a great chance that you have heard of Finasteride, also known as Propecia and Proscar. Being one of the only hair loss products actually FDA approved, finasteride is by far one of the most commonly used medications to combat hair loss. The only problem with finasteride is that not many people are educated about it from its uses to the dangers associated with it as well if taken improperly. We’re here to provide a deeper look into everything you need to know about finasteride! Continue Reading →
As, with everything in life, too much of anything is not good, especially for humans. When our bodies are running like a well-oiled machine, we usually have the right amount of natural hormones and chemicals being produced. In some instances, an overabundance can occur naturally due to a hormone imbalance or through consumption of vitamins. In either case, there are a number of health related issues and complications that take place when the body begins producing or housing too much DHT. DHT is the chemical hormone that is responsible for hair growth, liver function, and other the healthy functioning of certain tissues. When our systems are out of whack and an overabundance of DHT is present, unpleasant side effects do occur.
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It seems like every other week there is a new product or miracle drug claiming to provide a number of benefits while failing to list the negative side effects. One of these benefits includes using coconut oil for hair loss and to improve the health of one’s hair. Of course, everywhere you look on the internet, there has been a firestorm of articles and advocates for these various forms of coconut oil, whether ingested through the mouth, or using it as a supplement placed directly on the hair. Though it may seem harmless with its all-natural claim, this product has a number of very dangerous implications when used. Below, we have listed the top 3 dangers associated with the use of coconut oil.
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In today’s age of looking good because everything is captured on film or video, being a 20 something year old with an early receding hairline was far less than fun. My entire life, I’d always had a full and thick head of hair, that drastically changed by the time I turned 20. A few days after my birthday, I began noticing my hairline was receding; it wasn’t as drastic as that of my older friends, but it was definitely something that bothered me and I was looking for a way to get my hair back before the problem escalated and I needed to start looking for hairpieces instead. Continue Reading →