February 2, 2016

Vellus Hair versus Terminal Hair

There are hair follicles all over the body. Within the follicles there are stem cells, blood vessels, sebaceous glands and, of course, hair. The follicle lies […]
January 13, 2016

Medications that Cause Hair Growth

One of the more distressing problems for women is developing hair in unwanted places. While it’s beautiful to have abundant hair on your head, it’s considered […]
January 26, 2015

Menopause and Electrolysis

Menopause is an event common to all women. It is a milestone marking your last menstrual period and the transition from the reproductive to the non […]
January 7, 2015

Hair growth as a result of stress

Emotional stress can have a varied effect on hair growth. There can be both loss of hair and growth of excess hair depending on numerous factors […]
October 10, 2014

The Effect of Androgens on the Hair Follicle…

(excerps from the Journal of Electrology volume27 A.E.A) …depends on whether the follicle is sensitive to these hormones. Some skin areas; eyelashes, eyebrows, some aspect of […]
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