Category “Hair growth”

Largest Hair Loss Conference Attracts 400 Delegates

July 25th, 2011
Largest Hair Loss Conference Attracts 400 Delegates

More than 400 trichologists, dermatologists and other hair loss experts gathered recently for a conference in Jerusalem, Israel. This is the largest gathering ever for this type of congress. Thirty countries were involved in the 15th Annual Meeting of the European Hair Research Society (EHRS) to discuss all things connected with hair loss, its causes […]

Can Diet Affect Hair Loss?

July 18th, 2011
Can Diet Affect Hair Loss?

For females the answer is yes, according to the American Institute of Trichologists. The Chairman of the Institute Marilyn Sherlock believes women are particularly vulnerable when they either embark on a diet or suffer iron deficiency. She told reporters: “By dieting, I don’t mean dieting sensibly, I mean crash dieting. And because of the hair […]

Wayne sets the Trend

June 20th, 2011
Wayne sets the Trend

Footballing star Wayne Rooney recently admitted receiving hair treatment for a rapidly receding hairline. However it appears he has now set a trend among many other men who are also worried about their hair. Wayne originally made the announcement on Twitter saying: “I was going bald, so why not?” After the procedure he told his […]

Football Star Has a Hair Transplant

June 6th, 2011
Football Star Has a Hair Transplant

Well known Manchester United football player Wayne Rooney, announced the other day that he has had a hair transplant. He told his followers on Twitter that he was fed up with going bald, particularly since he was only 25. He also said that he was delighted with the treatment. He told his followers: “Just to […]

New Possible Reason for Hair Loss

May 18th, 2011
New Possible Reason for Hair Loss

New Possible Reason For Hair Loss Generally, people who lose their hair think it is probably caused by such problems as Psoriasis. However, recently one lady from Northampton found there was another reason – Ulcerative Colitis. The story begins when the lady in question (we’ll call her Charlotte) went to see her doctor about bald […]

Child banned from pre-school over long hair

November 2nd, 2010
Child banned from pre-school over long hair

The mother of a four-year-old boy was told he could not attend a Catholic pre-kindergarten class in New Jersey, because of his long hair. Renee Szablewski had decided to let her son Jack grow his hair long, so that when it was cut off it could be donated to cancer sufferers needing wigs. Jack’s grandfather […]

Hope on the Horizon for Hair Loss

October 1st, 2010
Hope on the Horizon for Hair Loss

Nicole Rogers, a leading specialist in hair transplants and a clinical professor from Tulane University in New Orleans, has praised hair cloning for being a future “holy grail” for hair loss, but also adds that it is still a long way off from being approved by the Food and Drug Administration. The procedure takes a […]

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