Entries by Roger Parker

Laser Hair Therapy for Hair Loss: How Effective Is It?

If you are struggling to cope with hair loss, you’re likely familiar with the sea of hair loss treatments claiming to regrow your hair. While some treatments can reverse hair loss, others have harmful side effects or ingredients that can irritate the scalp, leading to dandruff, dry scalp, or allergic reactions. However, there is a […]

Scarring Alopecia: What Can Be Done?

Scarring Alopecia Affecting More African-American Women Have you ever seen Rihanna or Nicki Minaj in concert or at an awards show and noticed their beautiful and sometimes outrageous hairstyles? Or how often they change their looks in an instant? In order to keep up these appearances they, like many other women turn to hair extensions […]

When Is The Best Time to Start Hair Loss Treatment?

Legions of men and women suffer from thinning hair and hair loss, yet it’s not always easy to decipher when it’s time to opt for hair restoration. According to Statistic Brain, approximately 35 million U.S. men and 21 million U.S. women experience hair loss; however, only 811,363 hair loss sufferers worldwide seek professional treatment (Source). […]

Dealing with the Effects of Scalp Psoriasis

Have you noticed itchy scaly skin invading your scalp? Has the itch become so severe that you are even experiencing upsetting hair loss? This issue can be due to a skin disease called scalp psoriasis. As most of the symptoms of scalp psoriasis are temporary, hair loss and itchy scalp can still be an embarrassing issue that […]

Keeping Your Hair Healthy

Keeping your hair healthy is an important part of maintaining your health. Many people think that keeping your hair health is a simple as avoiding harsh chemical treatments and making sure to get a trim a few times per year. While these types of maintenance practices are important, it doesn’t just end there, particularly if […]

Beautiful Wigs for Chemotherapy Patients

Stylish Wigs After Chemotherapy When your world changes following a cancer diagnosis, there is so much to think about. One of the big worries for patients having chemotherapy is hair loss, a major side effect of having some of the powerful drugs. But if you thought you were destined to wear a shapeless rug on […]

Alopecia Areata: Questions and Answers

ALOPECIA AREATA. Perhaps you noticed a small, round bald spot on the back of your head while you were washing your hair. Or, as you were preparing to shave your legs, you saw a patch of smooth, hairless skin on your calf. Both scenarios and many others could be the first signs of alopecia areata. […]

Top 5 Causes of Female Hair Loss & What You Can Do

A woman’s appearance is inherently connected to one’s self-esteem and confidence level. Thus, thinning hair and female pattern baldness is often an emotionally and mentally draining experience for women and their loved ones. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, “30 million women in this country have hereditary hair loss, compared with 50 million men” (Source), […]