Hair Loss

Bride Looks Radiant On Her Wedding Day Without A Strand Of Hair

HuffPost Canada | Kayla Greaves | Posted 05.01.2017 | Canada Style

"The only thing preventing you from doing something you love, is you."

When And How Fast You Go Bald Could Be A Sign Of Prostate Cancer

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 01.27.2017 | Canada Living

This is scary.

Matthew McConaughey Says He Found The Miracle Cure To Balding

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 01.20.2017 | Canada Style

This is the product the actor swears by.

If You Have Thinning Hair And Are Using A Thickening Shampoo, Stop

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 01.13.2017 | Canada Style

Your shampoo could be causing hair loss.

6 Scary Truths About Hair Loss

Alan J. Bauman | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Style
Alan J. Bauman

Despite recent advances in understanding and treating hair loss, there is still unfortunately an abundance of misinformation and misconceptions surrounding what exactly causes hair loss, who is at risk, and how to treat it.

Products Worth Trying If You're Experiencing Hair Loss

The Huffington Post Canada | Julianna McDermott | Posted 09.07.2016 | Canada Style

Formulas and supplements that can reduce thinning and hair loss in women.

A Leading Cause Of Hair Loss And Breakage Is, Well, You

Alan J. Bauman | Posted 08.02.2016 | Canada Living
Alan J. Bauman

Genetics are often to blame for hair loss, and rightfully so, at least in many cases. But while genetics are the most common cause of hair loss in both men and women, for some, hair loss can be caused by a variety of other reasons.

Is Your Mom To Blame For Your Hair Loss?

Alan J. Bauman | Posted 05.05.2017 | Canada Living
Alan J. Bauman

We can thank, or blame, our mothers for a lot of things. But is hair loss one of them? We've all heard it before; hair loss is passed down from your mother's side, but how much truth is there to this saying?

Girl's Horrifying Story Will Make You Rethink Using Dry Shampoo

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 04.12.2016 | Canada Style

One woman is claiming Batiste dry shampoo left her with a bald patch and blisters and sores on her scalp.

More Than 200 Women Are Claiming This Shampoo Is Causing Baldness

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 12.17.2015 | Canada Style

"There's not a day I don't cry and just keep praying the hair will eventually stop falling out."

What It's Like to Lose Your Hair as a Young Woman

Alanna Cardona | Posted 08.24.2016 | Canada Living
Alanna Cardona

AA is an autoimmune disease in which inflammation causes hair loss that manifests as localized bald patches on the scalp. The cause is yet to be verified, but the Canadian Dermatology Association states that hair loss can be caused by stress, childbirth, diet or even underlying issues such as lupus or diabetes. In my specific case, my dermatologist could not provide me with anything conclusive, but she strongly suggested my AA was stress-induced.

Ways for Men to Deal With Hair Loss

Leah Morrigan | Posted 02.10.2015 | Canada Style
Leah Morrigan

Male pattern hair loss comes in several forms: thinning hair, a receding hairline, hair loss at the crown of the head, and loss in an "M" shape. Besides genetics, there are many factors that affect hair loss: diet, health, hair care routine, and hair tools.

The Secret Beauty Benefits of Exercise

Caleigh Rykiss | Posted 09.16.2014 | Canada Living
Caleigh Rykiss

Regular activity is shown to help everything from increasing hair growth to reducing acne. So before you go spending hundreds on skin care, spa treatments and hair products, take a gander at what the gym has to offer in the cosmetic department!

Woman's Hair Transformation After Chemo Is Beautiful

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.27.2014 | Canada Style

Here at HuffPost Canada Style we talk a lot about hair whether it be on Rihanna's ever-changing locks, Miley's gorgeous pixie or Jennifer Lawrence's s...

Banish Baldness in 2014: Four Key Treatments

Alan J. Bauman | Posted 03.16.2014 | Canada Living
Alan J. Bauman

We've yet to discover a "cure" for baldness, that doesn't mean there aren't breakthrough treatments out there -- and 2014 could be a banner year for several important new hair loss treatments. If you're one of the 80 million American men and women who suffer from hair loss, here are four key treatments that could become more widely available to you in 2014.

Is Baby Foreskin The Cure To Baldness?

AFP/RelaxNews | Posted 10.22.2013 | Canada Living

A new experiment to regrow hair by cloning follicles and using discarded infant foreskins to graft them has shown some early success in lab mice, rese...

10 Causes Of Hair Loss And Baldness

Everyday Health | Diana Rodriguez | Posted 09.04.2013 | Canada Living

By Diana Rodriguez, Everyday Health Hair loss — whether baldness or noticeably thinning hair — can occur for a number of different reasons. So...

Hair Loss Facts And Fiction

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 07.25.2013 | Canada Living

There are so many things to worry about when it comes to ageing and unfortunately your once thick and lustrous hair is one of them. Aging may natur...

The Germs That Will Make Your Hair Shiny and Lustrous

Jason Tetro | Posted 08.23.2013 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpg Having a bad hair day can be a pain for anyone. While there continues to be an attitude of resignation amongst many, there may be some ways to prevent hair loss and perhaps even return hair to a more normal, if not lustrous state.

The Time I Shaved my Head (and It Kinda Sucked)

Stephanie Gilman | Posted 04.06.2013 | Canada Living
Stephanie Gilman

2013-02-04-kickingcancersass.jpg I never in my life thought I would type the following sentence and have it be true: I shaved my head. We put on some upbeat music and made some jokes and laughed a bit. But then I lost control of my emotions and entered full mental case meltdown territory. I don't look like me. My hair is all over the floor. I am 28 years old. I have cancer.

Common Causes Of Male Baldness

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 06.19.2012 | Canada Living

As men age, they're most likely to notice it on their heads first. Hair loss affects 20 per cent of men in their 20s, 30 per cent of men in their ...

Losing Your Hair? Here Are Some Unusual Reasons Why

Everyday Health | Posted 06.07.2012 | Canada Style

The first thing you notice might be more hair than usual in your hair brush or clogging the shower drain. Or you see that your part is getting wider o...

Ear Hair -- Who Knew?

Kevin McDonald | Posted 02.01.2012 | Canada Living
Kevin McDonald

Time. As I get older and realize that I have less and less time on this Earth, I am getting more and more obsessed with time.

First of all, I am obsessed with what time does to my body.

Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

Paul Venoit | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Paul Venoit

It's debatable which is the lesser of two evils -- a bad rug or a bad comb over. Luckily, there have been medical advancements and social and cultural shifts that make solutions for hair loss and hair thinning in both men and women something to embrace. Here's my "piece" on why faux hair doesn't have to be a faux pas.