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Causes of Alopecia

In some cases, hair loss may occur with a simple halt in the cycle of hair growth. Major illnesses, surgeries, or traumatic events can trigger hair loss. However, your hair will usually start growing back without treatment. Hormonal changes can cause temporary hair loss. Examples include: pregnancy childbirth  discontinuing the use of birth control pills menopause …

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How does minoxidil work?

Ingredient Highlight: Minoxidil Did you know that minoxidil is one of the active prescription ingredients in Ulu Ultimate Regrow Hair Serum and Ulu Ultimate Hair Bomb? It effectively treats female (and male) hair loss. Symptoms of hair loss include hair thinning on the scalp, growing finer and thinner, and breaking more easily. Our medical providers prescribe minoxidil to treat these symptoms. …

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How Hair Grows

The Hair Growth Cycle. The hair growth cycle has three distinct stages – anagen, catagen, and telogen. Anagen Phase: The growing season. Your hair grows about half an inch a month, and usually faster in the summer than in winter.  The anagen phase lasts an average of 3-5 years resulting in full length hair strand of …

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3 mistakes that make your hair look thin or flat.

Brushing your hair when it’s wet. This can cause breakage! Instead, run a brush through your hair before you step in the shower. After your shower, gently detangle your hair with a wide-tooth comb. Consistent up-do’s. Keep up-do’s to a minimum. Traction alopecia is caused by tight ponytails and buns. Using hair products that come in a pressurized …

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