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Dry Shampoo Is Ruining Your Hair Dry Shampoo Is Ruining Your Hair

Dry shampoo is one of those things that seems too good to be true because it is.

The Best Cure For Balding May Be to Pluck What's Left The Best Cure For Balding May Be to Pluck What's Left

Shaved heads have come in and out of fashion over the past few decades, but some people don’t have the option of allowing their locks to grow. Thankfully, for those who do suffer from hair loss, or alopecia, help may be at hand. Somewhat counter-intuitively an effective treatment for baldness may come from plucking a…

Researchers Grow New Hair From Stem Cells For the First Time Researchers Grow New Hair From Stem Cells For the First Time

Traditionally, baldness cures involve moving hair around, either from one part of the scalp to another, or from the toupee store to your dome. This week, scientists announced a potentially revolutionary discovery in hair science: they've successfully turned mature skin cells into stem cells that develop into hair…

Scientists Just Took a Huge Step Towards Curing Baldness Scientists Just Took a Huge Step Towards Curing Baldness

Hair plugs, comb overs and toupées beware; a team of researchers from Columbia has developed a way to induce new human hair growth for the first time ever. It’s not just the fact that they can just grow hair that’s so exciting, though. It’s that they can grow your hair.

This scientist with awesome hair found a method to cure baldness This scientist with awesome hair found a method to cure baldness

The woman with the awesome hair is Dr. Angela Christiano—a dermatology researcher at Columbia University's Medical Center. Together with her colleagues, she has discovered a way to cure baldness on mice, as described in a new research paper published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

What Really Causes Baldness (Hint: It's Not Your Grandpa) What Really Causes Baldness (Hint: It's Not Your Grandpa)

There's an old adage that says if your mom's father has lost all of his hair, then you're probably staring down a future of hats and shaved heads too. And as ASAP Science explains: thanks to genetics that's technically true for males, but there's more to the story.

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