We spoke to size women about their experience with alopecia, and how their definition of beauty and self-confidence has changed.
While there’s plenty of options on the market claiming to boost hair growth, it can still be rather difficult to find one that works for everyone.
"She's a blessing because she did more for me than I think I could ever do for anyone," says model Jeana Turner about her powerful relationship with 9-year-old Kaili.
Some women are claiming that Monat products are causing hair loss and scalp sores, but the company is fighting back against what it deems malicious attacks.
A viral video of Donald Trump boarding Air Force One in windy conditions has revealed an uneasy truth about the president's hair.
Any well-versed French fry connoisseur will know that there are a lot of deep-fried potatoes out there. Others travel to the far corners of the Earth for the best "pomme frites.” But even the most elite of all fry experts will agree: McDonald’s has some of the best. According to a recent study conducted by researchers at Yokohama National University in Japan, an ingredient used in McDonald's beloved potato sticks could potentially help cure baldness.
The Sunday Express reported that the Duchess of Cambridge donated her hair while at the hairdresser, and she passed it along anonymously.
Natasha Verma has launched a "cap wig" fundraiser to raise enough money to produce free hats with hair for female and children cancer patients.
Hair loss is unfortunate no matter when you experience it. For the study, researchers analyzed seasonality and hair loss by looking at Google Trends data from eight different countries. “This is something that we’ve observed in clinical practice for a long time,” Gary Goldenberg, M.D., assistant clinical professor of dermatology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, who didn’t work on the study, tells Yahoo Lifestyle.
Singer and makeup artist Keya "Gifted Keys" Trammell talks to Yahoo Style about her emotional meeting with little Zion and about embracing her condition. “The feeling of beginning to feel more beautiful without wigs when I looked in the mirror began to help me want to help others feel good about themselves. … I learned that having alopecia was a gift.”
Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood didn't consider chemotherapy for lung cancer treatment because of its potential side effect: hair loss.
For many women, hair loss is a harsh reality. But from a sense of shame, the issue tends to be swept under the rug and is rarely spoken of.
She posted these pictures because she decided it was time to speak her truth — that she suffers from a hair-pulling disorder called trichotillomania.
As a whole, movie villains have a certain look: They’re usually not as good-looking as the movie’s hero, and have certain physical features that make them seem more evil than other characters. Scientists say villains have certain facial features in common, such as dark under-eye circles and wrinkles. For the study, researchers took a look at the all-time top 10 film heroes and villains from the American Film Institute’s 100 Greatest Heroes and Villains List.
Not many stories about hair extensions will make you weep, but when you see how Kat Roberts, a mother of two from England, got her luscious locks, your screen might go a little blurry.
There’s been a lot of conflicting coverage of the topic of hair loss in men. Depending on the source a bald guy talks to, he can be led to believe he’s either the sexiest man on earth (as long as he’s gone full bald) or the village pariah. There are also a number of studies suggesting that male baldness may be linked to health issues. Research shows that hair loss has measurable connections with heart disease and an association (though not a direct cause-and-effect relationship) with prostate cancer. ...