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Sometimes you just have to accept hair loss

There might come a point where you'd might as well consider accepting hair loss and adopting it as a fashion statement. We actually know a few men who are much better off without hair!  So never give up - you never know... it might be your golden opportunity to shine as the new you!



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Hair loss after gastric bypass

Immediately after a gastric bypass, there is the likely possibility of weight loss - you can lose as much as a pound or two of weight each day!

When the body experiences such rapid weight loss, it sometimes goes into a stress state in order to conserve resources. 



The result of this is that hair and fingernail growth might not be the same as it was before the operation. Typically this is stress-state after the operation is temporary and once your weight once again stabilizes then your hair and nail growth will return to its pre-surgery level.

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Jealousy and other feelings that come with Hair Loss

Jealousy is only one of a series of psychological effects that hair loss may cause especially if you are new to it.

This article mentions the most common feelings and thoughts when hair loss starts to kick in:

The end of youth: concerns about getting olderInability to style the hairDissatisfaction with appearance and body-imageLow self-esteemLoss of personal attractiveness and fear of not looking attractive to othersEmbarrassment, Loss of confidence, ShynessSocial teasing and humiliationFeelings of depression and introversionSubconscious emotions of envy and jealousyWork-related problemsNegative effects on social lifeBut read it till the end as the article ends on a positive note!


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Is this a Revolutionary Hair Transplant?

This video claims to introduce a revolutionary hair transplant. The resulting suture line is initially shocking to say the least, but it appears to heal to a relatively imperceptible level and the result seems quite credible.

Do you truly believe that this is a revolutionary hair transplant?  Leave us a comment. Tell us what you think.


Reduce Anxiety and the Hair May Come Back

If you suffer from anxiety, the good news is that not all anxiety-related hair loss is permanent. If stress and anxiety are what caused your hair loss, then reducing that anxiety greatly increases the chances of your hair making a come back.



Remember - not all hair comes back after it's lost regardless of the cause, and your hair loss may be natural and not caused by anxiety at all. No matter what, you need to make sure that you are addressing your anxiety directly in order to both reduce the likelihood of anxiety related hair loss and reduce the anxiety you experience because of your lost hair.


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Excessive swimming and hair loss. Is there a link?

Any pool chemicals or ocean salt poses a threat to your hair health, whether or not you suffer from a hair loss condition. These agents tend to make hair feel dry and brittle, which is easily remedied by reducing your swim sessions and practicing routine deep conditioning hair masks



The water of the swimming pool essentially contains chlorine, which work as an effective anti-bacterial and anti-algae agent, helping the pool water to stay clean and hygienic. The problem is that, no matter how good it is for keeping the pool water hygienic, chlorine takes a negative toll on your hairs. It damages the cuticles of the hair shafts, which triggers hair fall through breakage and in addition to that chlorine can also harm the hair follicles on the scalp which can cause extreme hair loss.
Being a natural product, ocean salt (sea water) should be less damaging to hair than chlorine
Either way, in this article you will find some useful tips on caring for your hair to minimise the damage.

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Hair loss could sometimes be a sign of something more serious

Hair loss is mostly genetic - and until a breakthrough solution is found - or surgery applied, this means permanent.

Sometimes hair loss could be temporary and reversible.  It may be induced by medicines, stress, environment or circumstance.

But sometimes hair loss can be a sign of something more serious going on in the body, such as health condition such as an under-active thyroid gland, cancer or lupus.



Never assume. If you suspect anything or if you are simply worried about your hair loss it is always best to consult a doctor for personal advice.

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