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Beautiful Henna Crowns Bring Confidence And Joy To Women Experiencing Hair Loss

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 05.13.2014 | Good News

One organization is using all-natural ingredients and artistry to help women coping with hair loss. Henna Heals was started by Canadian photograph...

A Bald Girl Speaks Out: I Don't Want Your Hair

Claire Dinh | Posted 07.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Claire Dinh

If you give a bald little girl a wig to wear, you perpetuate the idea that her lack of hair is unacceptable to you and the rest of society. You train her to believe that she can't be pretty the way she is.

The Best Treatments For Female Hair Loss

Posted 10.30.2013 | OWN

Our obsession with our hair reaches a whole new level when we start losing it. What we could once bend (or straighten or color) to our will feels ...

Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson

Why Having It All May Be One 'Gigantic Elaborately Constructed Sexist Ponzi Scheme'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 08.01.2013 | Black Voices

As an interior designer, Sheila Bridges is in the business of detail, a fact she reminds me of in explaining how she layered 49 years of memories, pho...

Can a Vaginal Cream Really Make Your Hair Grow?

Alan J. Bauman | Posted 08.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Alan J. Bauman

Using a feminine product to grow your hair sounds crazy -- but does it really work? The short answer: possibly.

The Gender Hair Gap

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 05.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

While gender differences have narrowed in so many ways, when it comes to hair loss, the gap remains wide. A clean-shaven head may be commonplace among men, but it continues to be a rare and complicated choice for everyday women. Why is that?

The Horrors of Hair Loss

Sara Gottfried, M.D. | Posted 04.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Sara Gottfried, M.D.

For the 40 percent of my clients who experience hair loss, I've developed strategies (no Rogaine required) that help regain not just your stressed tresses, but balanced hormonal health throughout your entire body.

Our Body's Balancing Signals for Hair Loss and More

Julie Chen, M.D. | Posted 05.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Julie Chen, M.D.

As a clinician who sees the basic science findings translate into clinical care, it is always exciting to learn more about cellular functioning on a molecular level, because it helps me explain information to my patients about how our body is full of checks and balances.

3 Simple Solutions For Thinning Hair

Posted 03.14.2012 | Fifty

Concerned about thinning hair and hair loss? While aging may be the most obvious culprit, "The Doctors" warn that various factors may be to blame -- r...

Why You Should Stop Twirling Your Hair

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Hair twirling. Photo: Simon Battensby Once I stopped straightening my naturally curly hair, I developed a routine that includes wrapping strand...

How I Coped With Losing All Of My Hair -- At 21

Georgia Van Cuylenburg | Posted 12.27.2011 | Women
Georgia Van Cuylenburg

I remember seeing myself in the mirror and holding back the tears. That day my life changed forever.

What Women Can Do To Prevent Hair Loss

Posted 12.16.2011 | Fifty

Of all the challenges aging women face, perhaps the giant elephant in the room is hair loss. We unashamedly discuss menopause, wrinkles, weight gai...

PHOTOS: In Honor Of Bald And Free Day, Our Favorite Shiny-Topped Stars

Posted 10.14.2011 | Fifty

Untie that headscarf and remove that toupee -- Oct. 14 is "Bald and Free Day"! Today, we tip our hats to the bald and beautiful, saluting those of...

The Shocking New Findings About Hair Loss And Divorce

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Hallett | Posted 11.21.2011 | Divorce

Getting divorced is tough. Splitting your finances, your property, your kids, your time -- all of those factors can lead to high levels of stress. And...

Emma Gray

11 Sneaky Reasons Your Hair Is Falling Out

HuffingtonPost.com | Emma Gray | Posted 10.11.2011 | Healthy Living

Not only is August the last month of summer, but it's also National Hair Loss Awareness Month -- who knew? According to the American Academy of Dermat...

DIY Suggestions for Thinning Hair

Maddisen K. Krown | Posted 10.03.2011 | Healthy Living
Maddisen K. Krown

Once I created a personal and deliberate self-care regime focused on healing that imbalance, the shedding decreased and healthy hair continued to grow.