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Hair loss: Insider secrets


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Do you have hair loss or hair shedding?

While they may seem like the same thing, it’s important to know which is causing your hair to fall out. Only one tends to stop on its own.

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How to recognize early signs of hair loss

Treatment for hair loss tends to be most effective when started early. If you notice any of these signs, it’s time to see a dermatologist.

How to stop damaging your hair

In our quest for beautiful hair, we sometimes damage it. Making some simple changes to your hair care can stop the damage.

New moms often shed lots of hair

A few months after giving birth, women often notice their hair falling out. These dermatologists’ tips can help until your hair starts to regrow.

Scalp psoriasis: How to prevent hair loss

When psoriasis develops on the scalp, hair loss sometimes follows. While hair tends to regrow, these tips can help prevent hair loss.

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Alopecia areata: Self-care

Dermatologists have expertise in treating this type of hair loss. If you or a loved one has alopecia areata, these tips can help.


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How to prevent hair damage from a weave or extensions

While a weave or extensions can be a great way to switch up your hairstyle, they can damage your natural hair and even cause hair loss if proper precautions and care are not taken.

To prevent hair damage from a weave or extensions, follow these tips from board-certified dermatologists.

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