In today’s world, taking control of your hair loss is so much easier than it was not that long ago. Taking the right path in purchasing a wig can save you time, money, and unwanted stress during this journey. Hair loss can be a very emotional experience, but not letting it control what you do, how you live, or how you feel about your physical appearance is so important for your psyche.
Have you reached the point of being ready to do something about restoring your hair? For those of us who have experienced hair loss, we all understand because we’ve been where you are right now. When you realize your hair loss is progressed beyond a certain point and it’s time to do something about it, reaching out for help by making that first call can be a bit unsettling.
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The COVID-19 virus has not only become a serious challenge to our health, but also with recapturing our image and restoring our emotional well-being. COVID-19 virus sufferers commonly experience high fever which often can result in an accelerated hair shedding known as Telogen Effluvium. While not an immediate side effect, considerable hair loss can take place in the two to three month period following recovery of COVID-19. While analysis is still ongoing, this common hair loss trigger seems to be the current agreed consensus among physicians.
Hair follicles grow virtually everywhere on the human body and some hairs is so fine they are virtually invisible to the naked eye. Hair itself is made up of a protein called keratin that is produced in hair follicles in the outer layer of skin. As follicles produce new hair cells, old cells are being pushed out through the surface of the skin at the rate of about six inches a year. The hair you can see is actually a string of dead keratin cells.
The search to look younger is just as strong today as ever. There are anti-aging crèmes, supplements, laser treatments and exercise programs to name a few. I would like to take a little different look at aging. When I think of aging the first two things that come to mind are wrinkles and grey hair. We can always color our hair but what about hair loss?
Some people spend their entire life trying to find what makes them happy. They are always looking for that thing or that someone that will make a difference in their life, someone or something that will make everything right for them. Most of the time the answer is quite simply the way they look at things needs to change.
DHT is the abbreviation for Dihydrotestosterone. In simple terms, it is a bi-product of a hormone combining with an enzyme, an androgen and a 5a-reductase. They synthesize DHT which can show up in the hair follicle of both men and women. Androgenic Alopecia also known as male pattern baldness is caused by the hair follicles sensitivity to DHT.