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SMO4554, The solution for hair loss?

SMO4554, The solution for hair loss?

A San Diego start-up Biotech company is currently working on a new medicine that could be the new hair loss solution that people haven been waiting for for so long. The company has recently presented some promising test results at the American academy of dermatology. Despite the fact that the first results look really promising, doctors that analysed the first test results first wanted to see how the new medicine would hold up in larger studies before they are convinced that SMO4554 will bec[...]
Scalp massaging as a hair loss treatment?

Scalp massaging as a hair loss treatment?

There are a number of products on the market that could help you fight hair loss. You can use medication like minoxidil or finasteride. You could also choose to undergo a hair transplant to fill up the bald spots on your head. These solutions have one thing in common, they all cost you money. For a hair transplant you have to pay between three and fifteen thousand dollars. If you choose medication you can add some fixed cost every month because You'll have to keep using them for the rest of[...]
Does smoking have an effect on hair loss?

Does smoking have an effect on hair loss?

Does smoking have an effect on hair loss? And if yes, what is the impact of smoking on hair loss? In this article I will explain how smoking will influence you hair condition. Why does smoking have an effect on hair loss? I will start by saying that smoking does have an impact on hair loss. Your hair grows from hair follicles located just below your scalp. These hair follicles need oxygen, vitamins, minerals and essential nutrients to function properly and to be able to produce healthy h[...]
Vitamines and minerals for healthy hair

Vitamines and minerals for healthy hair

It is common knowledge that vitamines and minerals have a positive influence on your general health and skin condition, but you should also know that they play a really important role in the condition of your hair. In this article I will give you a complete overview of all the vitamines and minerals that have an influence on your hair condition. Vitamine A Vitamin A has a positive effect on your oil production, so when you don't consume enough vitamin A, you could get problems with dry h[...]
Nioxin product line

Nioxin product line

Next to the basic hair loss remedies minoxidil and finasteride there is a new product line that has gained quite some popularity as a hair product in the last couple of years. In this article I will try to give you a good view of how these products work. How does Nioxin work? The main difference between Nioxin and the previous mentioned products minoxidil and finasteride is that Nioxin does not claim that their products provide a solution against hair loss. The product line is just desi[...]
Food types that prevent hair loss

Food types that prevent hair loss

The most effective way of fighting hairloss is no doubt the use of minoxidil and finasteride, but there are other things you can do to reduce your hair loss. One of these things is proper nutrition. In this article I will show you the best food types, that will support you to maintaining a head full of hair. 1. Eggs Add eggs to your diet. It does not matter whether they are baked, boiled or scrambled, eggs are an amazing simple source of biotin and vitamin B. Other sources of biotin ar[...]
The hairgrowth cycle

The hairgrowth cycle

If you want to fight hair loss it is a good start to understand the basics of hair growth. In this article you will learn how hair growth works, and how you can divide hair growth into three different phases: the anagen phase, the catagen phase and the telogen phase. Anagen phase This phase is also called the active phase of the hair. During this phase the new hairs will start to grow. Your hair grows about a half cm per month. The hair grows faster in the summer than in the winter. The [...]
Myths and facts on hair loss

Myths and facts on hair loss

most men give great care about their hairline, but unfortunately near 50% of all men will encounter some form of hair loss during their life. This could have a lot of impact on your self-esteem. If you would like to do something about your hair loss its a good start to educate yourselve and find out whats really causing hair loss and expose all the myths. In this article you can find the most well-known statements regarding hairloss. 1. Hats and caps will cause hair loss MYTH. Hair canno[...]