Tag: alopecia

Seasonal Hair Loss

Donna Kim-Brand Seasonal Hair Loss Did you know that humans have around 100,000 hair follicles and tend to shed approximately 60-100 hairs every day due to the normal hair loss cycle that allots each strand a 4 year life span? (Don’t you wonder who sits around and counts these hairs?!) About 10 % of hair […]

A Feast of Essential Hair Oils

A Feast of Essential Hair Oils (part 3) Donna Kim Brand I introduced you to a variety of hair oils which could address a range of issues you may be facing with your hair, from split ends to frizz, to fungal issues on your scalp to reviving damaged tresses. Or, you may simply want silky […]

Glabrousness

Glabrousness: Giving Smoothies a Whole New Meaning Donna Kim-Brand Glabrousness is defined as the technical term for an anatomically atypical lack of hair, either from natural causes,  due to a physical condition such as ‘alopecia universalis’, or by artificial means of hair removal such as plucking, waxing, shaving or depilation. On the human body, glabrous […]

October 21 / 2014

Children with Hair loss

Donna Kim-Brand ‘Common Causes of Hair Loss in Children’ Hair loss can be devastating for anyone. But when it occurs in children, as it does for 3% of children who show up in pediatricians’ offices, the issue can affect whole families and their communities.  The good news is that most varieties of hair loss in […]