Neuropeptides lead to hair loss
David Salinger is one of the world's leading trichologists - or hair and scalp specialists - and is director of the International Association of Trichologists.
He says: there is conclusive proo...
Researchers discover baldness gene, 1 in 7 men at risk
Scientists at McGill, King's College and GSK solve mystery of male pattern baldness.
Researchers at McGill University, King's College London and GlaxoSmithKline Inc. have identified two gen...
Hair loss linked to stress hormones
While the process has not yet been tested in humans, it grew more hair in mice than minoxidil, the ingredient in Rogaine, a popular treatment for baldness, said the study in the online journal PLoS ...
Overview of Scarring Alopecia
Cicatricial Alopecia is defined as a group of rare disorders that destroy the hair follicle, replace it with scar tissue, and cause permanent hair loss. This group of disorders is referred to as...