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 [...]

One Secret Step to Tame Frizzy Hair!

One Secret Step to Tame Frizzy Hair!

Clue: it's natural, organic and saves you a trip to the shop. Still haven't guessed? Put down your hair products! This step is vital to having a great hair day everyday - without adding any chemicals to your hair. It works immediately after the first wash, and the longer you can maintain this step in [...]

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 [...]

Alopecia and Me

Alopecia. The word we don't like to hear, especially women. The condition which is regularly, wrongly confused with cancer. But what is it? And how does it affect you? Alopecia is an autoimmune disease where it is thought the immune system starts attacking its healthy cells, in this case hair follicles. Not a lot of [...]