Category Archives: Science & Hair

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Hair Science 101: What Is Hair Made Of?

by Viviscal Hair Expert on May 17th, 2018

Are you curious what hair is made of? Although hair grows in a countless variety of colors and textures, at a cellular level all human hair is essentially the same. And in order to grow the healthy hair you want, you have to start by understanding what your hair strands are made of. Keep reading […]

Why is My Hair Thinning?

by Viviscal Hair Expert on April 26th, 2018

If you’re wondering “Why is my hair thinning?” you’re not alone. Thirty-five million men and 21 million women in the U.S. alone experience hair loss. While many women suffer from thinning hair as they age, experience stress or go through hormonal changes, hair loss can occur for men and women at almost all ages and stages […]

Does Drinking Alcohol Cause Hair Loss?

by Viviscal Hair Expert on October 19th, 2017

It’s no secret that chronic alcohol abuse has many unhealthy effects on the body, but can drinking alcohol cause hair loss? In truth, drinking alcohol can have both positive and negative effects on the hair. Will quitting drinking help you to regrow your hair? Read on to find out. Alcohol and Hair Loss Hair loss […]