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Oct 11

Does Exercise Help With Hair Regrowth After Telogen Effluvium?

I often hear from people who are trying to embrace a healthier lifestyle after they’ve gone through (or are going through) a bout of telogen effluvium. Some want to try exercise in the hopes that this will make things better. … Read More

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Sep 20

Does Telogen Effluvium Cause Grey Hair?

I sometimes hear from people who feel that they’ve been suffering from hair loss symptoms which they are not sure are related to their telogen effluvium.  Yes, they’ve had the expected hair loss.  But they also notice changes in texture … Read More

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Sep 16

Telogen Effluvium For A Year: Is It Possible?

I sometimes hear from people who are suffering from hair shedding for longer than was originally expected.  They’ve often been told that they have telogen effluvium.  But because the shedding lasts for much longer than it should, they can begin … Read More

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Aug 16

Why Is My Hair Getting Worse After Telogen Effluvium?

When you are shedding hair, you often hope that once the hair stops falling out so dramatically, the nightmare is going to be over.  Since telogen effluvium is thought to be only temporary, most people expect their hair to start … Read More

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Aug 08

Is It True That Hair Loss Doesn’t Have To be Permanent?

I sometimes hear from people who are dealing with their first bout of aggressive or severe hair loss.  Many are understandably quite afraid.  They’ve never experienced this before and it’s very scary to see so much of your hair falling … Read More

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Jun 27

How Should I Style My Hair If I Have Telogen Effluvium?

By: Ava Alderman:  One of the biggest dilemmas that many of us have when struggling with telogen effluvium is how to style and cut our hair.  It is very tempting to just slap your hair in a pony tail all … Read More

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Jun 13

How Much Time Does It Take To Cure Telogen Effluvium

By: Ava Alderman:  I sometimes hear from people who ask me what is the time frame to “cure” telogen effluvium or dramatic hair shedding.  Understandably, people want this “cure” to happen as soon as is possible.  Shedding what seems to … Read More

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May 30

Is My Scalp Tingling A Sign Of Regrowing Or Of More Hair Falling Out?

By: Ava Alderman:  I get a lot of correspondence from people with hair loss who are experiencing discomfort with their scalp.  Specifically, their scalp might be tight and painful.  It might feel tingly or have a “pins and needles” sort … Read More

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May 16

Can Holding Your Head Upside Down Help With Telogen Effluvium?

By: Ava Alderman:  I’ve heard from a couple of people who asked me if regularly holding their head upside down would help to slow their telogen effluvium.  To paraphrase their concern, they might say: “my grandmother told me that if … Read More

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