Hair Loss and Sleep
Jun13

Hair Loss and Sleep

Hair Loss and Sleep Last Updated on May 23, 2019 https://www.tuck.com/hair-loss-and-sleep/#how_sleep_can_affect_hair_loss By the age of fifty, 50% of men and 40% of women will experience androgenetic alopecia (male and female-pattern hair loss), while many others every year suffer from some other form of hair loss. The emotional toll is enough to make some people want to do nothing but hide in bed. As it turns out, there might be...

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The Seven “H’s” of Hair Loss
Sep30

The Seven “H’s” of Hair Loss

This simple reference (all beginning with the letter ‘H’ for Hair) is not exhaustive, but covers many of the common causes of hair loss (alopecia) for both men and women. An individual’s hair loss may be caused by one or more of these factors. Some of these influences on the hair cycle may cause permanent hair loss whilst others only temporary hair loss.   1) HEREDITY: many hair problems are passed down in the...

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TRICHOLOGY-ALL THINGS RELATED TO HAIR.

Trichology is the scientific study of the hair, with a specialty in diseases & disorders of the hair & scalp.

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Multi-Cultural – HAIR LOSS

Hair thinning in multicultural women is more common than you might think.Nearly 30 million women in the United States, or one in four, experience hereditary hair thinning. Hereditary hair loss does not discriminate; it affects men and women regardless of ethnic background. In fact, hair thinning and loss among multicultural women—African-American women in particular— is especially prevalent, affecting approximately 37% of...

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Sebaceous Gland
Sep13

Sebaceous Gland

  Sebaceous Gland  This is a picture of the little gland itself, it feeds oil to our largest organ –  the skin. Sebum is the result that is spread on our skin, it’s a combination of oil, fatty oils, sweat and an antibacterial agent that keeps us healthy by not letting any bad germs get thru the skin.  Have you ever been in a swimming pool too long and see that you’ve wrinkled up,...

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Hair Types- fine, medium, coarse
Jun19

Hair Types- fine, medium, coarse

  Here’s a hair thru an  Trichoscope. There are 4 types of hair each one with a different thickness. The second from the top is  very thick and you can clearly see the medulla, it shows up black under the microscope.

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