Why does the shedding of hair occur and how long does it last? Tips to make it more bearable

Why does the shedding of hair occur and how long does it last? Tips to make it more bearable

Autumn is approaching, a time of temperature and time changes that also affect pets in a very particular way. In dogs, for example, one of the effects of the change of season is the so-called shedding of hair, a completely natural process that also occurs in spring. These two changes...

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Hair growth products? The hair follicles you have as an adult are the ones you were born with

Hair growth products? The hair follicles you have as an adult are the ones you were born with

Researchers have discovered how hair follicles emerge from seemingly uniform skin cells during embryonic development. The discovery could lead to strategies for regenerating lost hair follicles in adults. To gain insight into early hair follicle development, the researchers combined the study of genetically engineered mouse models with single-cell RNA methods...

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Safe hair care spares hair

Safe hair care spares hair

A common cause of hair loss and breakage known as acquired trichorrhexis nodosa, or TN –often more prevalent in African-Americans — can actually be remedied through appropriate use of cleansing products, hair care and styling practices, say researchers at Johns Hopkins. “It’s imperative that we offer dermatologist and patients alike...

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