Q. Can coloring your hair cause hair loss or thinning? If so, is there a safe way to color? A. While bleaching your hair could lead to loss if the product were left on for too long and hair follicles were damaged, it’s a myth that coloring causes hair loss or thinning. What coloring does is dry your hair. And…

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I thought I’d write this guide because I’ve received a lot of emails from people who have visited my blog, saying their hair doesn’t seem to grow past a certain length, no matter what they do. OK there’s a good reason for that and I’m going to tell you how to get past it. I…

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LLLT Defined Lasers are widely used in medicine and also throughout a variety of industries, in a multitude of varying capacities. The laser energy used to stimulate hair growth is visible in the red light spectrum. The laser light used in promoting hair growth is defined as Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT). LLLT is sometimes included…

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When half my hair fell out after giving birth to each daughter, I was alarmed. I went to my doctor, and a curious thing occurred: I was roundly dismissed. I’m a doctor who takes care of women, so this was a confusing experience. There’s a strange bias that doctors have around women and hair loss…

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What other options do people have for hair loss? There are many options and alternative cosmetic treatments for hair loss. Some of these are listed here and include hair-fiber powders, hairpieces, synthetic wigs, human hair wigs, hair extensions, hair weaves, laser, and surgery. Hair-fiber powders: Colored, powdery fiber sprinkles are commercially available and may work…

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Many women complain about growing hair where they don’t want it and losing it where they do – especially as they get older. This dilemma has many possible explanations, including hormonal changes, genetics or even an underlying medical condition. And depending on the cause, hair loss may be temporary or permanent. Many of our viewers…

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