Seasonality of Hair Shedding in Healthy Women Complaining of Hair Loss

by Viviscal Hair Expert on August 27th, 2010

Question: Is there a particular time of the year when hair shedding occurs more often? Answer: Hair loss as a result of telogen effluvium occurs most commonly in autumn, with a second smaller peak occurring in the summer. Synopsis: Telogen effluvium, an increase in the percentage of hair follicles in the telogen (resting) phase followed […]

20 Years of Hair Loss

by Viviscal Hair Expert on August 6th, 2010

Nearly 50% of women experience some degree of hair loss after pregnancy I have suffered from hair loss since I was 28 yrs old. I am now 49 yrs old. It was quite devastating to say the least. I had gorgeous hair and earned a living doing shows as a Barbie lookalike for children. I […]