Androgenic alopecia (male pattern baldness) occurs due to the effect of DHT (dihydrotestosterone) hormone on vulnerable hair follicles, especially on the crown, top and front (but not on the sides and back). Hair loss is triggered because DHT shortens the growth phase of hair, which causes follicles to miniaturize.
Our hair is under attack continuously, not only from chemicals and elements but also us, the sole owner. We may unintentionally torture our hair into submission, which in long term the damage can’t be easily undone.
A horny layer covers the hardened flat cells on our skin surface. It is water-resistant, but unfortunately not waterproof.
It is recommended that you avoid oral antibiotics when your acne is already manageable.
The first FDA-approved drug for treating hair loss was minoxidil, which was also known as Rogaine.
For beginners in tying a necktie, there are four different ways on how you can tie your necktie.
Taking good care of fingernails goes beyond clipping and painting them.
Feet stink for a reason. We all know that a healthy foot will never stink.
Wrinkles are our worst enemies. More than often, they are the first alarming signs on our skin that warns us about premature aging.
Laser technology has become quite popular over the years.