Telogen Effluvium: Stress-Related Hair Loss

By now you probably already know that stress puts a physical strain on the body – whether mental, emotional, or physical, it can cause lethargy, trouble focusing, weight changes and appetite fluctuations, headaches, stomachaches, and more. And now you can add one more physical symptom to that list: too much stress on the body leads

September 28, 2018|

The Effects of Hair Loss on Confidence

Short and curly, long and wavy, slicked back, or swept up – however you do your do, we know it’s a crucial part of who you are and how you express yourself. That is why sudden hair loss can feel like a blow to not only your appearance, but to your self-confidence as well. In

September 5, 2018|

Hormonal Hair Loss

We blame our hormones for a whole slew of problems – stress, mood swings, fatigue, acne, weight gain, etc. But did you know hormonal imbalances could also be the reason behind your unexpected hair loss, especially if you are a woman? Androgenic alopecia – male or female pattern baldness – is rooted in a number

August 1, 2018|

Dermatology and Hair Loss

When you develop unexpected hair loss, you may not know who to turn to for help. Is the shedding temporary or permanent? Is the loss caused by genetics or the shampoo I am using? Are there treatment options available? Alopecia – the medical term for hair loss – takes many forms and is temporary and

July 26, 2018|

Skin Cancer Awareness: Skin Cancer on the Scalp

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States – that is why we have the whole month of May dedicated to raising awareness about this serious and sometimes deadly disease. The good news is that nearly all cases of skin cancer can be effectively treated, if found and diagnosed early.

May 29, 2018|