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Hair Loss
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Welcome to the online Hair Loss community at HairLoss.Com. Whether you are seeking guidance and advice on solving your unique hair loss condition from our experts or simply looking to become part of a supportive peer community of individuals sharing the commonality of hair loss, you are sure to find all of your answers and plenty of support here. Hair Loss can be solved or celebrated, treated or embraced. Whatever reason has brought you here, choose to feel good about yourself now, as you are today, while you weigh your options.
Interests: hair loss, hair restoration, hair systems, alopecia areata, trichotillomania, traction alopecia
Recent Activity
Marijuana and Hair Loss: "Smoke a Joint, Lose a Follicle?" Does pot help or hinder hair growth? That's the question everyone is asking after "You gotta light?" The recent vote on Proposition 19 in California reveals a fact about Americans: At least 14.4 million people over the age of 12... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Learn the Proper Diet to Beat Dandruff for Good More omega-3 and less omega-6 in the diet reduces dandruff. We've been sold a bill of goods on dandruff. Excessive itching and flaking of skin in the scalp is usually not due to the wrong shampoo. The root cause of dandruff... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Frequently Asked Questions About Traction Alopecia Learn all you can about traction alopecia because an ounce of prevention really is the cure. Q. Can my ponytail or braids really cause hair loss? Everyone has different hair root tolerance. Some scalps can accommodate the tension of a hairstyle, and others can't.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Reducing the Use of Chemicals Can Prevent Scarring Alopecia Some hairstyling processes, such as chemical relaxers, perms and coloring, can cause a type of hair loss called "scarring alopecia" or central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia (CCCA). Styling and grooming practices can place all women at risk for hair loss, but African-American... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Question: Do Minerals In Hard Water Cause Hair Loss? Let's get to the root of the debate on whether hard water causes hair loss. Two hair loss experts weigh in with an emphatic "No!" "Women know what their hair feels like, or should feel like, and are the biggest perpetuators... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Learn To Look and Feeling Beautiful After Cancer Treatments For many, hair loss is a difficult side effect of cancer treatments. Hair loss can affect your self-esteem, confidence and outlook on life. One of the worrisome aspects of cancer treatment is the possibility of hair loss. Many people lose all... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Learn To Look and Feeling Beautiful After Cancer Treatments For many, hair loss is a difficult side effect of cancer treatments. Hair loss can affect your self-esteem, confidence and outlook on life. One of the worrisome aspects of cancer treatment is the possibility of hair loss. Many people lose all... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Are the Chemicals In Your Hair Products Damaging Your Hair? Men and women suffering from hair loss should avoid hair products made from damaging chemicals and toxins. It seems no one is satisfied with the hair he or she was born with, so we spend countless hours coloring, relaxing, perming... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Best Hair Replacement Care Products: Jorgen and La Gem If you have a hair system or hairpiece, don't use traditional hair care products. Instead, choose Jorgen for men and La Gem for women. Great time, care and money go into creating custom-made hair replacement systems or hairpieces. They can be... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Hair of Your Dreams or Surgeon of Your Nightmares? Because hair transplant surgery is a significant investment, perform your due diligence before choosing a surgeon. The adage goes that for most people their house is probably their most important investment. But your house does not sit on top of your... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Genetic Hair Loss In Men Is Called Male Pattern Baldness For male pattern baldness in men, there are many hair loss treatments that can help men cope with the effects. The issue of hair loss in men has always existed. Never before have we realized how common it is, and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Learn the Advantages of Hair Replacement Systems Learn about the benefits of choosing non-surgical hair replacement (hair systems) over traditional hair transplant surgery. In recent years, many people who are suffering from hair loss have turned to non-surgical hair replacement rather than hair transplant surgery. Hair replacement systems aren't the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Learn About Laser Hair Therapy for Various Ethnicities For people of all ethnicities, laser hair therapy can be an effective method of treating hair loss. Hair density, texture and structure vary among different ethnicities. However, unlike some other hair loss treatments, laser hair therapy can be used to effectively treat... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Men's Hair Transplant Surgery: Learn the Facts Since a hair transplant is a big decision with permanent results, you will want to learn all you can about the procedure and its benefits. Q. Is a hair transplant permanent? The surgical procedure removes hair from where it is growing to a... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Men's Hair Transplant Surgery: Learn the Facts Since a hair transplant is a big decision with permanent results, you will want to learn all you can about the procedure and its benefits. Q. Is a hair transplant permanent? The surgical procedure removes hair from where it is growing to a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Laser Hair Therapy Can Work for Both Men and Women Laser hair therapy can be an effective method of treating hair loss for both genders. Men and women can see positive results from the use of laser hair therapy alone or when combined with other hair loss treatments. What is... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Kayla Martell Speaks Out for Those with Alopecia Areata Kayla suffers from alopecia areata, but as Miss Delaware, this beautiful woman is hardly "suffering". Kayla Martell, the current Miss Delaware, is a beautiful, dynamic young woman who will soon be competing in the Miss America pageant and who differs from... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
There Are Similarities Between Trichotillomania and OCD Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and trichotillomania are similar in a variety of ways, even though they are considered separate disorders. Although the causes of trichotillomania, or "trich" (an abnormal desire to pull out one's hair), and OCD aren't completely understood, both can be treated... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Test Your Knowledge of Trichotillomania, Or "Trich" The more you know about trichotillomania, the more you can help yourself or someone you know who is pulling out his or her hair -- literally. This disorder, trichotillomania, is pronounced trik'oh-till'oh-may'nee-ah and is sometimes called "trich" or TTM for short. People with... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia Is Fully Preventable Some hairstyling processes, such as chemical relaxers and repeated use of heated styling tools, can cause a hair loss condition called central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia. Two forms of "traumatic" hair loss can occur because of improper styling and grooming practices, and African-American women... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Dandruff Can Directly Lead To Serious Hair Loss Conditions There are treatments and cures for dandruff and other more serious scalp conditions that can cause hair loss. As explained in Dandruff and More Serious Scalp Conditions: Causes, an itchy and flakey scalp condition can be simple dandruff, which is not... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Genetics Is What Causes Female Pattern Baldness In Women Female pattern baldness is much less predictable than male pattern hair loss, and recent research has shown the genetics and mechanisms to be different. For women, genetic hair thinning, also called androgenetic alopecia, androgenic alopecia, or female pattern baldness, is the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Ten Tough Questions To Ask Yourself About Your Hair Loss Ask yourself these ten tough questions to see if you are finally ready to make the commitment to getting hair loss treatment -- once and for all. Has your hair loss condition finally hit bottom? You are not alone! According... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Miss Delaware Kayla Martell Suffers from Alopecia Areata Kayla's road from Alopecia Areata to the 2011 Miss America Pageant is an inspirational story. Kayla Martell, the 2010 Miss Delaware, is in many ways a typical beauty pageant contestant. She's gorgeous, of course, with the kind of blue eyes that pretty... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com
Traction Alopecia Is a Fully Preventable Hair Loss Condition Traction alopecia is 100 percent preventable once you realize that tight hairstyles are the simple cause of it. Doctors and hair loss experts agree that you can cause irreparable damage if you ignore the signs and symptoms of traction alopecia. According... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2012 at Hair Loss Dot Com