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All the fact about Hair Loss and Baldness Cures

Hair loss has become a common condition now and it affects people at some point or time of their lives. However, hair loss due to hair shaft breakage is different in comparison to the hair loss that occurs with the decrease in hair growth.   Especially, the hair loss in midlife is found common in men and women and this has psychological and emotional effects.    The point here is that can baldness be cured as advertised by these magical remedies. Women hair loss is to forty percent and this may be devastating at times. Men are also not spared and they also suffer in midlife the hair loss problem, but yet are not looking bad, but in case of women, it seems to come to an end. This has made women susceptible to look for various cures to solve the hair loss problems. Thus, they are spending money in lots, besides time and there is a big lot of investment done on ineffective treatments. Recently I read a book called The Hair Loss Cure. Here is the few points I got from the book. It

How to use Biotin for hair growth?

What is Biotin?        Biotin is a vitamin that is helpful in treating biotin deficiency and is also an important enzyme in the body that breaks down carbohydrates and fats in your body. It is taken orally for hair loss.  Biotin is a B-vitamin (B7), naturally occurring. It is produced for hair growth naturally and is found in common foods such as peanuts, liver, raw egg yolks, leafy green vegetables and Swiss chard. Having plenty of biotin represents balanced diet for any average person. How Biotin is used for Hair Growth       Biotin works well, but not for everybody. This is because biotin does not promote growth of new hair. it is taken orally and it renews the hair roots and follicles that are growing already making it fuller and thicker in appearance. People with severe baldness may not find biotin to work for you.      The good news is biotin is safe, even when some people take in high doses. There are not much side effects. It is completely safe to use properly and is re

What is Minoxidil?

Minoxidil is a lotion that is rubbed on the scalp daily. It is available without a prescription. The medication contains either 2% to 5% minoxidil. It is believed the stronger version is more effective. However, the stronger version also includes side effects, such as itchiness or dryness in the area it is applied. Minoxidil also shows results only on using it for several months. The balding process resumes on stopping the minoxidil treatment. How to Use Minoxidil is an application lotion to be rubbed on the scalp. It widens the hair follicle by causing thick strands of hair. In this way, it prolongs resulting in higher and longer number of hair strands.  Though, the physiological basis is not known exactly, it has shown evidence to be effective and safe on using properly. There is hair density increase of 10% to 12%. Remember to follow exact dosing as per the instructions. Wash your scalp using mild shampoo, before use so that your scalp and hair is dry prior to applying the mi

Mintop forte 5% user review

Today i am going to share an user review about an amazing product available in India for hair regrowth.Most of the doctor's suggesting this product nowadays.You might came to know about this product if any of your friends have hair thinning & hair loss problem.I asked opinion to one of my friend who is already using this product for  last 5 months.I just sharing the important point's which i got from him. Mintop Forte 5% Mintop forte 5% review: Mintop forte is an amazing product for most of the people.After 3 month of use i can notice the difference.It not only stopped my hair fall,it also helps for new hair regrowth. Like you i also did many research before applying this into my scalp and finally i bought it. Why i bought ? Minoxidil is clinically proven to help re-grow hair Revitalizes hair follicles New, easy-to-use applicator Beware of all the fake review and ads for other hair products. Minoxidil is the only stuff that has been proven

Hair loss treatment for men

            Thinning hair is embarrassing and not every man wishes to shave complete hair and sport a bald look. A bald look is not wrong, but can always know if there are options to grow your hair back. Medications are available ensuring re-growth of your hair, but may include risk of side effects. Going for a natural treatment is much safer and affordable option. Baldness in men is partial or complete. The pattern of hair loss is not specific; some go bald in 15 to 20 years, while some in just 5 years. Common Reasons  Hair comprises of hair follicles under the skin's surface that the hair grows. They keep shedding and reappearing as a regular process. This hair growth, shedding, and new growth process continues throughout the life. The changes in male hormones, testosterone are one of the main causes. This is also associated with other medical conditions such as prostate enlargement, coronary heart disease, high blood pressure, obesity and diabetes. Even age and heredity pro

What is Keratin Treatment?

What is Keratin? Keratin is a protein that is present naturally in hair. This is the reason that our hair looks shiny and straight. The keratin content, over the years gets reduced with the changes in your lifestyle and diet. This is the reason that your hair looks dry and frizzy. Keratin is one of the natural proteins present in our hair. It is also in our nails and teeth. It helps to keep your hair shiny and straight. With the decrease of the protein content in your body, the keratin levels decrease, affecting your hair. Consequently, your hair loses it shine and becomes dry, tangled and frizzy. What is keratin Treatment? Keratin treatment is the latest hair straightening treatments. Keratin treatment includes artificially adding the keratin to the hair so that your hair looks frizz free, shiny and smooth. Hence, it is popular among men and women. The keratin treatment is helpful as it improves the texture of hair and also boosts the shine. You can keep away from blow drye

Why should you stop shampooing your hair?

It is tempting to choose shampoos depending on flashy advertising promises. But taking a look at the ingredients of shampoo will provide you a better idea of that you need. There are various chemicals and other ingredients causing harm to your hair, and it may threaten your overall health. Here are some of the harmful ingredients in the shampoo and it side-effects. Harmful Ingredients in Shampoo and its side effects Harmful Carcinogens: DEA compounds and DEA are used to make shampoos and cleaners. Especially the lauramide and Cocamide DEA are found in shampoos. Even minimal use of these DEA products may lead to skin and mild eye irritation. However, the recent study shows that prolonged exposure causes serious problems such as cancer. The DEA compounds with nitrites react forming anti-corrosive agents and is potentially dangerous. In fact, another occasional shampoo ingredient, formaldehyde can also irritate your eyes, skin and respiratory system as it is also a carcinogen.

How to change to "no poo"

The ‘No Shampoo’ method is known as ‘No Poo’.  Initially, breaking the cycle may be difficult, but the ‘no poo’ method has claimed bouncier, fuller and softer hair with dandruff-free scalp. Going ‘no poo’ is beneficial as you use simple natural ingredients that are gentle on hair and your scalp initiates to regenerate natural oils. How to Go No Poo To go ‘No Poo’ refers to stop using shampoo.  By not using shampoo you save money. The chemicals dry your hair and scalp and are dangerous to your health. Using daily shampoo upsets the natural balance and helps in producing more oil to ensure your hair is healthy and in good condition. The ‘no poo’ method of washing implies washing using baking soda or herbal hair wash powder that helps in removing the oil, dirt and debris from your scalp and roots. The baking soda is not any detergent so does not strip away the natural oils and so your hair becomes healthier. In fact, your scalp produces oil in balance and so needs fewer washing of

What is alopecia areata?

Alopecia areata is a hair loss condition, a disorder in a specific area of the body.  This condition causes continuous hair loss and makes a person bald. The hair loss is seen in patches on the scalp and it spreads to entire body, if not treated promptly, causing total hair loss. Alopecia areata needs quick treatment to stop hair loss. Nevertheless, it is not a life-threatening condition. Causes Alopecia areata is an autoimmune disorder, acting against your body.  In this condition, your hair follicles weaken and uproot the hair. The autoimmune conditions may also include thyroids, allergies, ulcerative colitis and arthritis, besides being hereditary and genetic. Common Symptoms  Bald patches on the scalp are the initial signs of alopecia areata and slowly it is visible on other parts of the body. The common symptom is hair loss, where some have complete baldness.  However, treatment measures may cause itching, when there is stimulation of hair re-growth. Diet Foods hi

Top 10 healthy and natural biotin rich foods

Biotin represents a water soluble B vitamin ideal for your body.Biotin will give strength for your hair and nail. It assists your body in processing sugars and fat, besides processing the fat production. Biotin is involved with building blocks creation at a cellular level and is essential to have enough supply of this nutrition. Biotin is essential for pregnant women and expecting mothers must have adequate biotin supply in her diet, to avoid negative effects. The recommended biotin dosage for everyone is 30 micro grams a day. Top Natural and Healthy Biotin Rich Foods Carrots: Carrots are of immense use as it helps with eye general health. Carrots are abundant with biotin and beta-carotene. Fruits and Berries: Berries including raspberries and strawberries offer significant amounts of biotin. The advantage of these fruits is that they offer antioxidants and can be bought organic or local. Walnuts, Almonds and Other Nuts: You can get biotin through various nuts are th