Tag: hair loss

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 […]

Causes for Hair Loss 2

Here it comes – part 2 of our series “Common Causes of Hair Loss” by Donna Kim-Brand. Pregnancy, Female Hormones and Anemia While strands of hair may begin to show up in your shower while pregnant, the bulk of hair loss takes place in the 3-6 months following the trauma of  birth when a woman’s […]

Causes for Hair Loss 1

Hello dear Reader, With this week’s post we are starting a three-part series about the common causes of hair loss, researched and written by our HairChatter Blogger Donna Kim-Brand. There are many reasons why our crown of glory can be waning and we hope the information will shed some light on this topic for you. This […]

Hair Loss and Melanoma

My father, an avid weekend golfer, died of a melanoma that grew undetected on the back of his head, hidden by his thick black hair. Who knew? Certainly not him, despite seeming he sometimes did have eyes in the back of his head. And several decades ago, hair loss professionals, barbers and hairdressers were not […]