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Custom Wigs for Kids with Hair Loss in DFW Area

If you know a child under the age of 18 in the Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas area who is suffering from hair loss, please let their family know about this incredible resource that is available to children/families in the DFW Metroplex. Wigs for Kids is a nonprofit organization that provides beautiful, natural-looking, customized wigs for children suffering from hair loss due to chemotherapy, radiation therapy, alopecia, trichotillomania, burns and other medical issues at no cost to children or their families. Each Wigs for Kids wig is custom-made, hand-tied and made completely from human hair (approximately 150,000 strands of hair per wig) and ranges in value from $1,500 to $3,000. To develop the hairpieces, Wigs for Kids worked with doctors and prosthetics [...]

By | November 10th, 2017|Categories: hair loss|Comments Off on Custom Wigs for Kids with Hair Loss in DFW Area

Thyroid Disease and Hair Loss

Thyroid Disease and Hair Loss. Your thyroid controls a lot with your body. It’s main job is to regulate the hormone production in your system. If you are experiencing hair loss it might be because of your thyroid. If you have hair loss and suspect your thyroid as the culprit then you should talk to your doctor about options. Could Your Thyroid Be the Problem? There are many reasons for someone to develop hair loss. For many it may be hereditary while others it may be diet, stress or day to day lifestyle demands are the blame. Then there are those with thyroid issues. This small gland that is located at the base of your neck just above the color [...]

By | November 8th, 2017|Categories: thyroid disease|Tags: , |Comments Off on Thyroid Disease and Hair Loss

Common Hair Loss Myths

As science discovers more about hair loss, many conventional theories about the causes of hair loss are being rapidly discredited. Read on to get the real story. Myth: The baldness gene comes from your mom’s side. Truth: Genes for hair loss can come from either parent, doubling your chances of having them. Even worse, because the gene is dominant, if either of your parents had thinning hair, your chances of having it are very high. Myth: Only men suffer from hair loss. Truth: Millions of women also suffer from patchy or thinning hair, especially as they age, though women are more likely to experience thinning hair over the entire head instead of bald patches on the crown. Myth: Wearing a [...]

Female Hair Loss Treatment Options – Dallas Texas

Once your hair starts to thin, it is important to investigate the hair loss treatment options available to you.  This is especially true for women.  Female hair loss can be caused by hormones, alopecia areata, stress, or autoimmune diseases. Hair loss treatments can be unique to the cause of the individual's hair loss.  For women suffering from hair loss caused by alopecia areata, trichotillomania, hormones or other medical reasons, the HRI Dermal Lens procedure may be a good treatment option. Dermal Lens utilizes the existing hair to the fullest extent and it gives more volume with a natural look.  Learn more in the video above about how Dermal Lens has helped women suffering from hair loss. For more information, give us [...]

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: alopecia, female hair loss, hair loss, hair replacement|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Female Hair Loss Treatment Options – Dallas Texas

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 and stop hair production. Alopecia areata sufferers experience hair loss in small round patches on the head. Presently, there are few treatments for this disease, but researchers are learning more about it every day by tracking genetic markers. But there is hope, and there are solutions to help [...]

By | August 17th, 2017|Categories: alopecia areata|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Alopecia Areata: Hair Loss Causes & Treatments

Male Pattern Baldness: Psychological Effects

By the age of 35, about two-thirds of all men have been affected by hair loss. If you or a loved one are suffering from thinning hair, a receding hairline, or full baldness, read on to learn about the psychological effects of hair loss and to help determine whether hair restoration is the right decision for you. Dissatisfaction with Body Image Hair loss can dramatically change a man’s appearance. Men tend to view themselves as less attractive without hair, and may fear becoming less attractive to others. Hair loss often leads to reduced self-confidence and increased insecurity. This can have a significant effect on a man’s personality, making him more shy or even antisocial. In extreme cases, this loss of confidence [...]

By | July 9th, 2017|Categories: hair loss, male pattern baldness|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Male Pattern Baldness: Psychological Effects