Women Hair Loss

A Breast Cancer Story: How Losing My Hair Changed Me Forever

BrazenWoman | Posted 10.24.2015 | Canada Living

Hair loss is such a personal thing, yet it's so public when it's yours. Many women hide it because it's a visible reminder of the pain they're in. We are fighting for our lives, so why should something so superficial mean so much? Because our hair makes us feel like ourselves -- strong and pretty and whole -- and when we lose it, we feel weak and vulnerable.

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

Alanna Cardona | Posted 08.22.2015 | 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.

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...

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...

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 wid...