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
Is the Growband legit? We take a closer look
One theory that is gaining traction in hair loss circles is the scalp tension theory of hair loss. It posits that tension throughout the scalp essentially constricts blood flow through to the capillaries that feed the hair follicles. This lack of nutrients, minerals and oxygen essentially starve the follicle of what it needs to grow.… Continue reading Is the Growband legit? We take a closer look
The Scalp Tension Hair Loss Model: An In-Depth Look
It seems that every year a new theory as to what causes hair loss is announced by researchers. But there is one theory that isn’t given as much credit as it may deserve, and that’s the scalp tension model of hair loss. In this post, we’ll discuss the current hair loss model. This will include… Continue reading The Scalp Tension Hair Loss Model: An In-Depth Look
Rogaine for Women: A Viable Option for Female-Pattern Hair Loss?
Hair loss is a difficult experience for both men and women. However, society has grown to accept balding men while not even acknowledging that balding in women is almost as common. And if you’re one of millions of women worldwide who’s suffering from pattern hair loss, you’ll be happy to know that there are treatment… Continue reading Rogaine for Women: A Viable Option for Female-Pattern Hair Loss?
Sesame Oil for Hair Growth: Is There Proof It Works?
Sesame oil is a popular ingredient used in cooking around the world. It’s perhaps best known for its strong flavor and its penetrating aroma. But have you considered that sesame oil may be of use for hair loss sufferers? You may be wondering: “Can sesame oil actually stop hair loss? Can it possibly even contribute… Continue reading Sesame Oil for Hair Growth: Is There Proof It Works?
Adovart (Dutasteride) for Hair Loss: Does It Work?
There are two drugs on the market approved by the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of hair loss: minoxidil (Rogaine) and finasteride (Propecia). But that doesn’t mean they are the only drugs prescribed by doctors for patients who suffer from pattern balding. In fact, there are many drugs that are used for off-label… Continue reading Adovart (Dutasteride) for Hair Loss: Does It Work?
Is Itchy Scalp a Sign of Future Hair Loss? (+5 Most Common Causes)
There are many early signs of hair loss – hairline recession, crown thinning, and brittle strands of hair. But did you know that an itchy scalp can also be a symptom, and even part of the cause? The good news is that an itchy scalp isn’t always a sign of permanent hair loss. In this… Continue reading Is Itchy Scalp a Sign of Future Hair Loss? (+5 Most Common Causes)
Grapeseed Oils and Extracts Used for Hair Loss
Does Grape Seed Extract Promote Hair Growth? Can grape seed extract help the 70% of men who will experience some degree of male pattern baldness (also known as Androgenetic Alopecia or AGA) in their lifetime (17)? While some may succumb early in life, the lion’s share of men experience this progressive hair loss after the… Continue reading Grapeseed Oils and Extracts Used for Hair Loss