Is It Normal To Shed Hair?

Do you shed hair everyday? Find out what that means and if it is normal for people to shed hair on a daily basis.

Do you shed hair every day? Do you freak out when you see hair coming out in the shower, or when you brush your hair? I’m not gonna lie… I do. Shedding Hair IS Normal. But the good news is that you don’t have to freak out! It is completely normal for humans to lose a certain amount of hair everyday. How much hair you lose depends on how much hair you have. People with thicker hair and people with more hair tend to shed a lot more. But on average, it is normal to shed between 50 and 150 hairs each …

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The Three Stages of Hair Growth

Did you know that every single strand of hair goes through three stages of hair growth during it's life? Let me explain...

Did you know that each strand of hair goes through three stages of hair growth over the course of its life? Let me explain… The Three Stages of Hair Growth: Anagen is the active growth phase. Hair grows from the root, inside the hair follicle, with rapid cell division. During this phase, your hair will grow about 1 cm every 28 days. The hair on your head typically stays in anagen for 2-6 years (and the time your hair stays in the anagen phase is determined by genetics). The longer your hair stays in anagen, the longer your hair will grow. This …

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French Braid Your Hair For Sleep

One of my friends enlightened me on why it's a good idea to French braid your hair for sleep at night. Now I want to share with you...

So, one of my coworkers at Sally Beauty Supply enlightened me to a cool new idea the other night. She said that I should wear your hair in a French braid while sleeping. It’s supposed to keep your hair really healthy and help it grow longer, which seemed a little weird at first until she explained it. I decided to write a post about why French braiding your hair for sleep is a good idea.

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