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17 08, 2017

Alopecia Areata: Hair Loss Causes & Treatments

By | 2017-10-13T07:44:29+00:00 August 17th, 2017|alopecia areata|Comments Off on Alopecia Areata: Hair Loss Causes & Treatments

Alopecia Areata is an autoimmune disease that causes spot baldness in men, women and children. Hair loss is often the result of genetics, but other conditions can also play a role. Watch the video below for information about the autoimmune disease alopecia areata, another cause of hair loss. In the bodies of people with alopecia areata, the immune system views hair follicles as invaders and attacks them, causing the follicles to shrink [...]

18 01, 2017

Alopecia Has Many Faces

By | 2017-10-13T07:44:30+00:00 January 18th, 2017|alopecia, alopecia areata|Comments Off on Alopecia Has Many Faces

At its simplest, alopecia is defined by the dictionary as “loss of hair; baldness.” That seems pretty straight forward, and indeed, in many ways it is. However, alopecia comes in many shapes and forms, and especially when looking for an appropriate restoration solution, it is important to be clear about which type of alopecia one is dealing with. Below are a few specific diagnoses of alopecia, which we’ll discuss further in future [...]

26 02, 2016

Alopecia Areata Treatments & Solutions

By | 2017-10-13T07:44:32+00:00 February 26th, 2016|alopecia areata, wigs|Comments Off on Alopecia Areata Treatments & Solutions

Alopecia Areata Treatments & Solutions Alopecia Areata Alopecia Areata, reoccuring spotty bald patches, is a hair loss condition that affects millions of men and women who struggle with it on a daily basis. Alopecia is simply a medical term for hair loss. Alopecia Areata is a form of hair loss that can affect some or all areas of the body, usually most noticeable in the scalp. Believed to be a [...]

17 03, 2015

Alopecia Areata: What Is It?

By | 2017-10-13T07:44:33+00:00 March 17th, 2015|alopecia areata|Comments Off on Alopecia Areata: What Is It?

Alopecia Areata Perhaps you noticed a small, round bald spot on the back of your head while you were washing your hair. Or, as you were preparing to shave your legs, you saw a patch of smooth, hairless skin on your calf. Both scenarios and many others could be the first signs of alopecia areata, which is an extremely common form of hair loss. If you or someone you love has unexplained [...]

6 02, 2014

Meagan’s Hair Loss and Hair Restoration Story

By | 2017-10-13T07:44:34+00:00 February 6th, 2014|alopecia, alopecia areata, female hair loss, hair loss, hair replacement, male pattern baldness|Comments Off on Meagan’s Hair Loss and Hair Restoration Story

Hair Restoration Changed My Life Meagan Mason’s hair loss started in the 7th grade when she was diagnosed with alopecia areata, a medical condition that causes round patches of hair loss and can lead to total hair loss. Middle school is tough enough for teen girls, but Meagan had to face it with chunks of her hair missing. “I just wanted to fit in, and I perceived myself as not beautiful. I was [...]

9 01, 2014

Ending the Silence About Hair Loss

By | 2017-10-13T07:44:34+00:00 January 9th, 2014|alopecia, alopecia areata, female hair loss, hair additions, hair loss, hair replacement, hair transplants, laser hair therapy, male hair loss, male pattern baldness, medical wigs, surgical hair restoration, trichotillomania, wigs|Comments Off on Ending the Silence About Hair Loss

Hair Loss Restoration: Clients Go Public When you see before and after pictures of our clients, you’ll notice that many of them show only the clients’ heads (not their faces) and use only a first name, to protect their identity. While they are thrilled with their hair restoration results, so few clients are willing to “go public” about their struggles with hair loss…especially women. Thin, balding hair - whether male or female [...]

4 10, 2013

The Facts About Female Hair Loss

By | 2015-06-25T10:26:24+00:00 October 4th, 2013|alopecia, alopecia areata, female hair loss, hair additions, hair loss, hair replacement, laser hair therapy, teenage hair loss|Comments Off on The Facts About Female Hair Loss

Female Hair Loss Solutions Hair loss and thinning hair can be painful, devastating and embarrassing to the one in four women who are affected by it. Hair loss can be caused by a number factors, including: Stress Rapid weight loss Heredity Chemical Damage Infection Thyroid problems Polycistic ovary syndrome Psoriasis Other causes A wider awareness of the facts can help women find solutions to hair loss and regain confidence in themselves. At [...]

4 10, 2013

Krystal’s Laser Hair Loss Therapy Story

By | 2017-10-13T07:44:34+00:00 October 4th, 2013|alopecia, alopecia areata, childhood hair loss, female hair loss, hair replacement, laser hair therapy, wigs|Comments Off on Krystal’s Laser Hair Loss Therapy Story

Krystal Hubbard's hair loss is hereditary, inherited from her mother and grandmother, who both have thin hair on the sides and front hairline. Krystal’s hair loss started early and became more noticeable around age 10, when she started wearing a relaxer. As she became aware of how thin her hair was, she began to wear braids and extensions to “hide” how thin it was. “Because I wasn’t knowledgeable about hair loss, I [...]

21 05, 2013

New Non-Surgical Hair Replacement Option for Women with Fine or Thinning Hair – The Evolve Volumizer

By | 2017-10-13T07:44:35+00:00 May 21st, 2013|alopecia, alopecia areata, cancer, female hair loss, hair additions, hair loss, hair replacement|Comments Off on New Non-Surgical Hair Replacement Option for Women with Fine or Thinning Hair – The Evolve Volumizer

Hair Restoration Institute (HRI) of DFW, a full service treatment center in Fort Worth that helps those with mild to significant hair loss, now offers a new, non-surgical, semi-permanent solution for women who have fine or thinning hair. The new solution is called the Evolve Volumizer™, and it adds hair volume, texture and color enhancement to provide women with a beautiful, natural look without surgery or chemicals. It is specifically engineered for [...]

22 04, 2013

How Much Hair Loss or Hair Shedding is Normal?

By | 2017-10-13T07:44:35+00:00 April 22nd, 2013|alopecia, alopecia areata, female hair loss, hair loss, hair replacement, laser hair therapy|Comments Off on How Much Hair Loss or Hair Shedding is Normal?

The standard answer is 80-100 hairs per day is considered a "normal" amount of hair to lose during a 24 hour period. However, this number can be difficult to gauge since we lose hair all day and all night...one hair at a time. We lose some hairs in the shower, some in the blow-dry process, some in the hallway, some in the car, some at work, etc. In order to determine if [...]