Posts Tagged ‘hair loss’

Hair Loss and The Power of Empathy

Friday, August 11th, 2017
Practicing empathy is an essential aspect of coping with hair loss.

Practicing empathy is an essential aspect of coping with hair loss.

Although hair loss is a common occurrence, some women experience isolation and even depression when they begin to lose their hair. In Brene Brown’s Ted Talk on empathy, she explains, “empathy fuels connection, [while] sympathy drives disconnection.” Practicing empathy is an essential aspect of coping with hair loss. (more…)

How to Prepare Yourself for Chemotherapy

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
Discover how you can prepare your mind and body for chemotherapy with these tips.

Discover how you can prepare your mind and body for chemotherapy with these tips.

Preparing for chemotherapy isn’t going to eliminate all possible side effects, but it is going to make the process easier. After all, your body is about to undergo an intense set of treatments, and maintaining your strength will be a critical part of achieving health. Discover how you can prepare your mind and body for chemotherapy with these tips. (more…)

Understanding Female Pattern Baldness

Friday, July 28th, 2017
Female pattern baldness is the most common type of hair loss in women.

Female pattern baldness is the most common type of hair loss in women.

Recently, fitness blogger, Kayla Itsines, opened up about her fight with female pattern baldness. “My natural hair is actually super short,” the 26-year-old told her 7 million followers. “I have genetically thin hair (my grandma and [mom] both have really thin hair as does a lot in my family) I often just wear a clip-in ponytail when I want long hair. I have a family history of female baldness… I am at peace with it and I will not let it rule my life.” Her story is a welcome reminder that women battle with pattern baldness, contrary to the opinion that it affects only men. (more…)

Common Emotional Side Effects of Hair Loss

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
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It is important to understand that your emotions are completely justified and that you are not alone in your journey.

Although cancer treatment is a necessary aspect of reclaiming your health, it can present severe emotional and physical side effects. As you continue to fight cancer, understand that your emotions are completely justified and that you are not alone in your journey. (more…)

How to Prevent Stress Induced Hair Loss

Friday, July 7th, 2017
Discover how you can prevent hair loss caused by stress.

Discover how you can prevent hair loss caused by stress.

Stress and anxiety can cause a variety of severe medical issues such as obesity, heart disease, and even hair loss. When a woman experiences a traumatic or stressful event, a disturbance in her natural hair cycle occurs, causing her hair to fall out in clumps. If you believe that your hair loss is caused by stress or anxiety, discover how to prevent it. (more…)

3 Ways Women Cope With Hair Loss

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
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Whether you’re losing your hair due to illness or a traumatic experience, it helps to know where to start.

Hair loss is a difficult time in anyone’s life. Whether you’re losing your hair due to illness or a traumatic experience, it helps to know where to start. This week, we’re discussing simple steps to help you cope during this time (more…)

3 Autoimmune Diseases That Can Cause Hair Loss

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
Is an autoimmune disease the cause of your hair loss?

Is an autoimmune disease the cause of your hair loss?

According to the American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association, autoimmune disease affects up to 50 million Americans. There are as many as 80 different types of autoimmune diseases, each varying in symptoms and severity. If you’ve been diagnosed with one of the following autoimmune diseases, it’s possible that you could experience hair loss as a result. (more…)

4 Ways To Boost Your Confidence While Experiencing Hair Loss

Friday, June 9th, 2017
Gain back your confidence with Wigs and Hair Solutions!

Gain back your confidence with Wigs and Hair Solutions!

Losing one’s hair is a sensitive time in a person’s life. Not only does it involve losing an aspect of the body, but it can strip that person of her self-esteem. It’s important for women to feel her best in order for her to complete daily tasks such as going to work or heading to the supermarket. Here are a few ways you can boost your confidence despite hair loss. (more…)

Coping with Radiation & Hair Loss

Friday, June 2nd, 2017
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Learn how you can stand up to cancer and regain your confidence!

As with other cancer treatments, radiation causes unpleasant side effects, such as fatigue, skin irritation, and hair loss. It’s important that you take special care of yourself in order to maintain your health and emotional state during radiation treatment. Here are a few steps you can take to ensure that stay strong during this time. (more…)

Three Things to Know About Menopause & Hair Loss

Friday, May 26th, 2017
Don't allow your menopause to rule your life!

Don’t allow your menopause to rule your life!

Menopause is a natural condition that all women experience as they age, but the effects can vary from person to person. You’ve most likely prepared yourself for the mood swings and the inevitable hot flashes, but did you know that many women experience hair loss during this time? If you’re experiencing hair loss as a result of menopause, here are a few things you should know. (more…)