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Nov 23

I’m Not Seeing Any Regrowth After My Telogen Effluvium. Why?

By Ava Alderman: I sometimes hear from people who are extremely discouraged that they aren’t seeing much hair regrowth after shedding has affected the appearance of their hair. Common comments are things like: “I am pretty sure that I have … Read More

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Nov 21

Can Stress Cause Hair Miniaturization?

By: Ava Alderman: I sometimes hear from people who are horrified to notice that not only has their hair been shedding, but it is now starting to become miniaturized and thin. If you have found this article, you probably already … Read More

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Nov 17

Does Hair Miniaturization Always Lead To Eventual Baldness?

By: Ava Alderman: I often hear from people with hair loss conditions like androgenic alopecia and telogen effluvium who can’t help but notice that their hair is getting thinner and thinner over a period of time.  Sometimes, they also notice that … Read More

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Nov 02

Does Every Hair Need To Shed Out Before New Hair Grows With Telogen Effluvium?

By: Ava Alderman:  If you are suffering through a bout of telogen effluvium, I can say with a reasonable degree of confidence that you are probably thinking about (if not obsessing over) your regrowth.  It’s easy to see why.  Everyone … Read More

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Oct 20

Shouldn’t I Be Able To Literally Feel The Regrowth With Telogen Effluvium? What If I Don’t?

By: Ava Alderman: I hear from a lot of folks who are suffering from shedding and hair loss and who are extremely tuned into their regrowth.  They find themselves constantly looking – and feeling – for it.  Many have come … Read More

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Oct 18

I Feel So Ugly Because Of My Telogen Effluvium. Tips That Might Help.

By: Ava Alderman: It’s very normal to be overly self conscious when you are struggling with hair loss or with shedding from conditions like telogen effluvium.  I know from experience that you are often worried that everyone is looking at … Read More

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Oct 06

What Causes Your Scalp To Itch With Shedding Or Telogen Effluvium? Is This DHT?

By: Ava Alderman:  I hear from a good amount of people who are not only shedding hair, but who are also having scalp issues.  Many of them notice a tight, itchy scalp and they do not understand why.  Some of … Read More

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Sep 29

Is It Possible For Telogen Effluvium To Reoccur Every Couple of Years?

By: Ava Alderman:  Most of the correspondence that I receive comes from people who are just starting to struggle with hair loss.  The process is new to them and they are scared.  Occasionally though, I hear from people for whom … Read More

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Sep 27

I Gave Birth And Had My Baby A Year Ago. And I’m Still Shedding Hair. What Could Be Wrong?

By: Ava Alderman:  If you have postpartum hair shedding, chances are you’ve already done your research and have read that for many new moms, the shedding is normal and should be over with in about three months.  So, many of … Read More

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Sep 13

How Do I Tell If My Telogen Effluvium Is Gradually Getting Better And It’s Not Just Wishful Thinking?

By: Ava Alderman:  There is no question that when you are shedding or losing hair, you want to believe that it is getting better.  (I think that is one reason why counting hairs can be so common.)  You want some … Read More

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