Tag: hair science

Ask a Scientist: Should I Be Concerned About How Much Hair...

The Scientist: Amy McMichael, M.D., Chair of the department of dermatology at Wake Forest Baptist Health in Winston-Salem, N.C. The Answer: So, you’re finding clumps...

How to Make Your Hair Grow Faster

Tired of wishing and hoping for your hair to just grow already? Here's how to help move it along a bit.

Exciting News: Could the Cure for Female Hair Loss Be Here?

For the first time, scientists grow human hair on bald skin samples.

Ask a Scientist: Can Hair Get Used to Shampoo?

The Scientist: Mort Westman, a cosmetic chemist and president of Westman Associates, an Oak Brook, Illinois, skin and hair care consultancy The Answer: It’s definitely...

Ask a Scientist: Do I Need Special Shampoo for Color-Treated Hair?

The Scientist: Arun Nandagiri, founder of Bria Research Labs, a hair care product development and testing facility in Libertyville, Ill. The Answer: Women who dye...

Ask a Scientist: Is There a Cure for Dandruff?

The Scientist: Paradi Mirmirani, M.D., is a practicing dermatologist in Vallejo, Calif. who specializes in hair disorders.The Answer: First, let's explore where the flakes...

Gray Hair Cure: Has Science Finally Found It?

New research finds that gray hair and vitiligo may share a common cause and solution.

Ask a Scientist: Can I Reverse Gray Hair?

The Scientist: Des Tobin, Professor of Cell Biology and Director of the Centre for Skin Sciences at the University of Bradford in the UK. The Answer:...

Hair Growth and Age: What’s Going On?

Ever wonder why the older you get, the harder it seems to grow your hair past shoulder-length? Here's the latest research on why that is and what you can do to get growing.

Beauty File: Joico’s New Healthy-Hair Styler

What it is: Joico JoiWhip Firm Hold Design Foam"¨, $16.99What it does: Keeps your favorite style in place while nourishing, strengthening and moisturizing your...