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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Nano-Silver Technology for Hot Tools

Do you know what the term "nano-silver technology" means in relation to hot tools? Learn all about this new, exciting breakthrough in hair...

In case you didn’t know, I have a second job at Sally Beauty Supply.  Naturally, we sell many hot tools (curling irons / flat irons) that are made with nano-silver technology. I generally know most of the terminology associated with styling tools, but I’m never really sure what nano-silver technology meant. Since people ask me about it all the time, I guess it is time to learn the truth… Nano-Silver Technology Let’s start with a fun fact about silver. Silver is really good for you and is known for its antibacterial and antifungal properties. Some people (like myself) even take “colloidal silver” on a daily basis. It does a variety …

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Trichotillomania- The Addiction of Hair Pulling

Do you know what trichotillomania is? It is the addiction of pulling out one's hair. Learn more about why people do it...

Have you ever heard the term “trichotillomania”? What Does It All Mean? First of all, trichotillomania is the addiction to pulling out one’s hair. In some cases, it is also accompanied by the person putting the hair in their mouth. Other variations of this disorder involve pulling out eyebrows and eyelashes. This addiction is a type of impulse control disorder, which is caused by a chemical imbalance of the brain. Because it involves the repetition of a certain action, it is closely related to obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Additionally, it is a hereditary trait. The actual cause of trichotillomania is unknown. However, most people also have high stress levels, depression …

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What Type of Hairline Do You Have?

Do you have a normal hairline? Learn all about the different types of hairlines and some terminology associated with them. #Hairstyles #Hair #Hairlines #BeautyBlog

I recently came across a question on a forum about the different types of hairlines.

The person asked, “how do you know if you have a high, medium or low hairline?” She said that she searched all over the internet for an answer, with no success. I decided to take initiative and post about the different types of hairlines.

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