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Emotional Stress

Extreme emotional stress, like losing a loved one, can play a huge part in the shedding of hair especially in women.  Some women lose hair at an alarming rate when under these conditions.
 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 05.06.2014

Hair Sciences: a review of follicular cell implantation and stem cell hair regrowth

In a recent issue of the Forum, I reviewed some of the relevant research on follicular cell implantation (“hair cloning”) over the last ten years.1 In this column, I’ll review recent studies that relate to this topic as well, and in particular a recent report from Cotsarelis and his group (cited above). Although these reports add even more complexity, they also give us new hope that cell therapy may someday actually work.

Comments (0)POSTED BY: Dr Cooley DATE: 05.01.2014

Hair Loss & Innovations - Cutting Edge Research - Part 1

As with any medical field of practice, innovation continues to drive results. So what is happening in the research field of Hair Loss? One area that continues to be growing is with ongoing research and testing in the area of genetics. “Clock Controlled” genes, for example, have been found in the normal hair cycle but to date, no findings yet on how to “turn off/on” the clock to help in genetic hair loss.

Comments (0)POSTED BY: Sheri Valskis DATE: 05.01.2014

Why does hair loss affect women?

Believe it or not there are many reasons for hair loss and hair thinning occuring in women, this is not uncommon.  India.com recently reported an increase number of women seeking help and answers on why hair loss affects them.  The great news, help is out there and the hair restoration industry has come a long way.

 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 04.25.2014

Healthy Hair = Healthy Diet

Want a strong, shiny, healthy head of hair? A balanced diet that includes protein, iron and other nutrients is key.  Online publication Style Bistro, consulted with ISHRS' Dr. Alan Bauman on what foods are best to eat to maintain Hair Health.  Read more for his recommendations.
 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 04.07.2014

New Hair Loss Treatments in Development

WebMD recently sat down with ISHRS' Dr. Kenneth Washenik to discuss the many treatments in the works. “The development of new treatments, including drugs and cell-based approaches for hair loss, is at an all-time high,” states Kenneth J. Washenik, MD, PhD.

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 04.03.2014

Your Shampoo may be aiding in hair loss!

Are you paying attention to your shampoo? Ingredients in the shampoo and conditioner you use may be hampering your hair growth. Read what Dr. Dorin of the ISHRS says to avoid.
 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 03.17.2014

Helmet to Stimulate Hair Growth

Recently the FDA approved an at home devise containing 80 low powered laser diodes. Read more on when this will be available.
 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 03.05.2014

Revolutionizing Treatment for Hair Loss

A recent study published in Nature,finds 2 distinct fibroblasts in the skin layers; the upper layer that produces hair folicles and lower layer responsible for making skins collagen fibres. Read more on how scientists may have revolutionized treatment for hair loss, scarring and more!
 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 12.20.2013

Sheila Bridges talks about battling Alopecia

Interior designer Sheila Bridges speaks with Oprah on her battle with Alopecia
 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 12.06.2013

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