How to Prevent Hair Damage due to  Sweat

How to Prevent Hair Damage due to Sweat

Sweating is a mechanism our bodies use to help cool down. Sweat primarily consists of water, but it also contains small amounts of sugar, salt, urea, and ammonia. We sweat for a variety of reasons such as when working out, if we’re too hot, when we’re sick, or even...
The Link Between a Tooth Infection and Hair Loss

The Link Between a Tooth Infection and Hair Loss

It likely comes as no surprise that because all the systems of our body are linked in some way or another, if one system is compromised, it has the potential to impact other systems. One example of this at work is the link between having a tooth infection and the...
How do Saunas Impact Hair Growth?

How do Saunas Impact Hair Growth?

Saunas are hot enclosed spaces that are known for their amazing benefits in flushing out toxins, encouraging the flow of blood, and helping boost the immune system. However, saunas are also beneficial for hair growth. How can saunas help your hair grow? One key aspect...
The Anatomy of the Scalp

The Anatomy of the Scalp

While many of us may think that the scalp is little more than the skin that our head hair grows out of, the truth is that it’s so much more than that. The scalp is made up of 5 unique layers, the skin, dense connective tissues, epicranial aponeurosis, loose areolar...
Environmental Factors: How Does Air Pollution Impact Your Hair?

Environmental Factors: How Does Air Pollution Impact Your Hair?

When we think of our health through the lens of air pollution, certain body systems take more precedence in our minds over others. Our respiratory system is one such example. The thought of breathing troubles, asthma attacks, and excessive coughing are certainly not...