When it comes to hair shedding, or seasonal hair loss, regardless if you’re male or female, you are losing about one hundred strands of hair on a daily basis. Don’t worry, this is normal and isn’t anything that you need to consult a professional for. When it comes to hair shedding as we previously mentioned, finding hair in your brush or drains is normal but the amount is where you need to be paying attention. As far as the cause for the hair loss or shedding, there can be a number of different reasons, stress, diet, genetics and even the change of season can have an impact on the amount of hair that you might be losing. What was thought to be an old wives’ tale, has actually been proven through ample research from the hair loss community, and they can confirm that seasonal hair loss is an actual ‘thing’ and more hair is shed during the summer, with July having the largest recorded amounts of hair loss.. Continue Reading →
We all know that hair is important but sometimes we forget that it needs as much attention as other parts of the body do. One question that has seemed to be popping up more and more frequently is how often you actually should wash your hair. There are a number of contradicting facts and articles, but we can tell you the regardless of your hair type whether it’s natural, thick, or thin, you need to wash your hair DAILY. In our research and even our personal experiences we’ve also noted different reports based on men compared to women or African American hair compared to straight hair, and our response is don’t stop washing! You bathe daily to get all the dirt off, so why forget your hair? Actively washing your hair with the right products like our Capilia Natural Hair Line Shampoos can help fight hair loss before it even begins, simply by committing to a daily wash. Continue Reading →
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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