Is Minoxidil (Regaine) Effective For Hair Loss in Women?

Is Minoxidil (Regaine) Effective For Hair Loss in Women?

Is the only FDA topical medication approved for hair loss in women, worth it? I'm sure many of us have been there. We've seen extra strands in the bathtub, or we're having to remove the build up of shedding hair from our brushes more often than before. Even though it shouldn't be, let's admit, it's [...]

The Acne Diaries – Part 1; Steroid Acne, Cystic Acne: How It Started?

The Acne Diaries – Part 1; Steroid Acne, Cystic Acne: How It Started?

You may have noticed that you have some little companions living on your face. So to start with, we're going to look into the cause and how to identify if you're suffering from this condition! So... If you've been reading my blog, you may have read that I have alopecia, and have tried everything to [...]

Hair Products: Your Recommendations?!

Hair Products: Your Recommendations?!

So here I am, sitting in isolation twirling my hair so much it feels like it wants to fall off. Call for help! ... And yes that is me in the photo years ago trying to rock a mullet. Since then, I've learnt never to trust a mother of eight, with scissors EVER AGAIN!!! So, [...]

Alopecia: Biopsy Results

Alopecia: Biopsy Results

Conundrum please.... So if you're not aware, this is part two to my alopecia story. If you've missed the first post it may be helpful having a quick read through it first, so this one makes more sense. Shortly after I had the biopsy done the receptionist said I'd receive an appointment letter in the [...]

Upcoming Skin Biopsy: Scalp-Alopecia

Nerves are beginning to kick in. And since I'm the first and youngest person in my family to have a biopsy, you can't really relate to anyone. So only one thing calls for this... Storytime. One patch on display So, my post prior to this one uploaded a few months ago, was all about my [...]