Debunking Common Hair Myths
When it comes to hair myths, there are too many to count! Separate fact from fiction so you can give your locks the best care.
Myth 1: Stress makes your hair fall out
If everyday stress caused hair loss, then we’d all be bald! The blame actualyl lies in genetics, which accounts for 95 percent
of hair loss. If this gene runs in your family, start acting now! Treatments include hair restoration (a surgical procedure
in which tiny patches of scalp are removed from the back and sides of the head and implanted in bald spots) and topical use
of minoxidil, an FDA-approved ingredient found in Rogaine, which is available over the counter in 2 percent and 5 percent
formulas. The lower dose is approved for women, but many doctors recommend the higher dose to slow down shedding and to speed