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Nov 22

Does Hair Miniaturization Always Mean Androgenic Alopecia (AGA)?

By: Ava Alderman: I sometimes hear from people who can no longer deny that they are seeing miniaturized hairs when they look in the mirror or when they inspect their brush or shower grain. What I mean by this is … Read More

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Nov 22

Scalp Injections With Telogen Effluvium

I sometimes hear from people who have been dealing with severe telogen effluvium for quite some time. Because of this, they are ready to do something drastic to stop the shedding. I’ve been asked about injections into the scalp and … Read More

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Nov 21

Can The No Poo Method Help With Hair Loss?

By: Ava Alderman:  Before I try to answer this question, I want to clarify what “no poo” means as it relates to hair.  Essentially, it means that you are going to commit to washing your hair and scalp with something … Read More

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Nov 20

Why Is My Shedding Hair Getting So Tangled?

By: Ava Alderman: As if it’s not bad enough to be dealing with shedding hair, many people going through this notice a change in texture also. This change in texture can go so far that you can find yourself with … Read More

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Nov 19

How Often Should I Wash My Hair With Telogen Effluvium?

By: Ava Alderman: If you are suffering from severe hair shedding, then you probably know that washing your hair can become a traumatic event. This may sound silly or overly dramatic to people who haven’t been through this. But for … Read More

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Nov 18

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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Nov 17

The Telogen Effluvium Recovery Process: Step By Step:

By: Ava Alderman:  I sometimes hear from people who think (and very much hope) that they are starting to see some improvement in their telogen effluvium or shedding.  There typically comes a point in this process where you get very … Read More

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Nov 13

I Can’t Tell If I Have Miniaturization Or Regrowth. How Do I Tell?

By: Ava Alderman: I sometimes hear from folks who really hope that they are seeing regrowth after a bout of hair loss or shedding. The problem is that they can’t be sure what type of hair they are looking at. … Read More

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Nov 11

How Can I Tell If I Have AGA Or TE?

By: Ava Alderman:  I sometimes hear from people who are really anxious to know if they have telogen effluvium (TE) or androgenic alopecia (AGA.)  One reason that this is important is that sometimes, TE resolves on its own, while AGA … Read More

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Nov 09

How Thin Will My Hair Get If I Have Telogen Effluvium (TE,) Chronic Telogen Effluvium (CTE,) Or AGA?

By: Ava Alderman: People whose hair has been shedding for quite a while or quite dramatically in a short period of time often try to do research as to what might be the cause. And once they rule out medical … Read More

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