Posts Tagged ‘hair loss’

Women’s History Month: Understanding Hair Loss

Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Here’s to strong women!

Historically, the road for women has not been paved in silver or gold. Willful women have challenged the status quo, defied gender roles, and shattered glass ceilings.  Every March we honor the accomplishments of amazing women throughout history and remind the world that there is still much work left to be done for the rights of women everywhere. (more…)

What Can I Do About My Hair Loss?

Thursday, February 9th, 2017
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Don’t worry about your hair loss. Take action.

The truth is, everyone loses their hair. Some women just lose theirs faster than others, and this can lead to temporary or even permanent hair loss. If you’ve noticed clumps of hair falling out into your brush, or more strands left on the shower floor, don’t panic. Recognize what’s happening and then take action. (more…)

What Can I Expect From Chemotherapy Induced Hair Loss?

Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Know what to expect from chemotherapy treatments!

Oftentimes, the people that love us withhold information as a way to protect us from harm. This is the case in too many cancer patients whose doctors and friends kept them in the dark about their chemotherapy-induced hair loss. While it’s true that some chemotherapy treatments have no effect on the patient’s hair, others can cause severe and seemingly immediate effects. The best way to combat hair loss caused by chemotherapy is to know the facts and to enter your journey prepared. (more…)

Common Hair Loss Myths & Rumors

Friday, December 9th, 2016
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Are you experiencing hair loss? Get the facts, first!

Every case of hair loss is unique to the person experiencing it. That’s why proper diagnosis is necessary when establishing a course of action to take once your hair does begin to shed. About 40-50% of women are affected by hair thinning, and in order to treat the problem, those affected need to seek the opinion of a professional. It’s tough enough to experience hair loss, and certain myths and rumors can sometimes stand in your way. (more…)

How Can I Maintain My Wig In the Fall?

Friday, October 28th, 2016
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Maintaining your wig in the colder months is simple.

The temperature dropped significantly this week, which means that the best of summer is behind us, and it’s officially time to start preparing for winter. While we welcome fall with lattes and comfy sweaters, it’s time for those of us who wear wigs to prepare for the coming months in order to prevent your wig from the harsh weather. (more…)

How Do I Deal with Chemotherapy Hair loss?

Thursday, October 20th, 2016
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Celebrate National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Not all chemotherapy drugs cause hair loss, but the ones that do range from mild to severe. The good news is that more than often, the hair loss caused by chemotherapy is temporary, but there are steps you can take to ensure that you feel as beautiful and strong as you really are. (more…)

Is Your Diet the Cause of Your Hair Loss?

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
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Are you receiving the proper nutrition for hair growth?

It’s no secret that Americans are concerned with their diet. When typing “diet” into any search engine, it’s likely that you’ll receive a host of millions of sites referencing fads, trends, and research to what we should eat and how we should eat it. Many of these diet trends require that the consumer eat a certain list of ingredients for an extended period of time such as WHOLE30, a program that illuminates non-processed whole foods, grains, dairy and sugar. Dieting is a wonderful way to achieve healthy weight-loss goals or just to lead a healthier lifestyle in general. However, in attempts to achieve quick weight-loss, or an inability to understand proper nutrition, some people can have negative effects from dieting. (more…)

Honor Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Maryland

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016
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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, officially observed by the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. The purpose of the campaign is to increase awareness of the disease, raise funds for disease prevention, and to celebrate our sisters diagnosed with breast cancer. The NCBF’s mission is to help those affected by breast cancer through early detection, education and support services. (more…)

Stress- Free Wig Maintenance Services

Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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Call Wigs and Hair Solutions for professional wig maintenance services.

You’re a woman with a life. Whether you’re working, caring for children, or focusing on your health, your days are spent taking care of the aspects of life that are important and meaningful to you. Oftentimes, there just isn’t enough time in the day to care for your wig. When left uncared for, that wig that you spent so much time picking out can become dirty, odorous, or even lose its attractive appearance. Luckily, at Wig and Hair Solutions, we provide wig maintenance services for all of you busy women out there. Now you can feel confident and beautiful in your wig without the stress of maintaining it. (more…)

Confidently Address Your Anemia Hair Loss

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
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Consult a doctor if you’re experiencing symptoms of anemia.

Anemia is the most common blood condition in the U.S. While it affects about 3.5 million Americans, women and young children are at an increased risk. (more…)