Tinea capitis is also known as scalp ringworm. If you’ve noticed that your hair is falling out or breaking off in patches – or even if you’re losing hair from all over your scalp – this form of ringworm just might be the cause. On this page, we’ll take a look at how to spot… Continue reading Does Tinea Capitis Cause Hair Loss?
Keto Hair Loss: An In-Depth Look at the Popular Ketogenic Diet
It seems that for almost as long as food has been readily available, there have been dietary trends and fads. From weight watchers to Atkins to Paleo and beyond, it seems there’s always a “right” way to eat if you want to lose weight, live forever, etc. One of the latest dietary trends to spread… Continue reading Keto Hair Loss: An In-Depth Look at the Popular Ketogenic Diet
William Slator Hair Loss Specialist
Today we interview the Founder and Managing Director of Hairguard and hair loss specialist, William Slator. As the the Founder and Managing Director of Hairguard, it’s safe to say that William has a firm grounding in the theories behind hair loss. He has a solid background in the sciences (obtained his Master’s Degree (Honours) in… Continue reading William Slator Hair Loss Specialist
Is Hair Loss Reversible?
“Is hair loss reversible?” This is a question I’m asked regularly, but one that can be difficult to answer in a few short sentences. With that in mind, I’ve dedicated an entire article to this very topic. This article will touch on the basics of the hair growth cycle and the main causes of hair… Continue reading Is Hair Loss Reversible?
Is It Possible to Convert Vellus Hair to Terminal Hair? | A Complete Guide
Did you know there are two types of hair that can grow on the scalp? They are vellus and terminal. The first type can lead to the appearance of hairline recession and balding, while the second type is what you need for a healthy full head of hair. In this article, you’ll learn the difference… Continue reading Is It Possible to Convert Vellus Hair to Terminal Hair? | A Complete Guide
Green Tea and Hair Loss: Everything You Need to Know
Have you heard that green tea can prevent hair loss and are curious to find out how? Sadly, it’s not as simple as drinking a few cups a day, but researchers have shown how products based on green tea extracts have the potential to stop hair loss and even promote regrowth. It turns out there… Continue reading Green Tea and Hair Loss: Everything You Need to Know
Hair Looks Thin When Wet: The First Sign of Hair Loss?
The earliest stages of hair loss can sometimes be difficult to spot but, fortunately, there are signs to look out for. One such sign is a thinning appearance to your hair when it’s wet. But does thinning when wet mean you’re doomed to baldness? In this post, you’ll find the answer to that question, and… Continue reading Hair Looks Thin When Wet: The First Sign of Hair Loss?
Mature Hairline Versus Receding Hairline: How to Tell the Difference
Unfortunately, balding can occur at any age. So, is your hairline a sign of hair loss to come? This guide will introduce the two most common hairlines seen in adult men: mature, and receding. I’ll discuss the definition of each, as well as how you can tell the difference. I’ll also help you to better… Continue reading Mature Hairline Versus Receding Hairline: How to Tell the Difference
Castor Oil for Hair Growth: Everything You Need to Know
Castor oil has been used as a natural remedy for thousands of years dating back to the Egyptians in 1500 BC, where it was known to have laxative and anti-inflammatory effects (1). However, in recent years more studies have been done into the hair-boosting effects of Ricinoleic Acid, a key component of castor oil, as… Continue reading Castor Oil for Hair Growth: Everything You Need to Know
Garlic for Hair Growth: Could It Help?
Garlic: you know what it is! It’s delicious in pasta, stir-fry, and just about any savory dish imaginable! But have you ever heard of garlic being used as medicine? The internet is full of home remedies for hair loss. How many of them are actually effective? This article will explore the effectiveness of garlic as… Continue reading Garlic for Hair Growth: Could It Help?
Propecia Shedding: What It Is, and How to Control It
You start taking medication for hair growth, and you wake up just to notice an increase in shed hairs on your pillow. What’s the deal? In this post, I’ll introduce the hair loss drug Propecia and one of its major “side effects”: shedding. You’ll learn what it is, why it happens, and what you can… Continue reading Propecia Shedding: What It Is, and How to Control It