Hormones & Aging

Some scientific research shows that over the past decade hair loss has been on the rise in both men and women. And some surprising, new evidence has developed a link between rising scalp estrogen levels associated with age and hair loss.Recently, with some ground breaking research, the application of this principle to human hair growth has proven to be exceptionally fascinating. Particularly interesting was the disturbing effects of pseudo-estrogens on hair and scalp, which are found in progressively higher concentrations as we age. Equally of interest is the steady increase in instances of thinning hair in women.


Hormones - Best Friend or Worst Enemy?

Hormonal upsets are responsible for a great many changes in the body ie: Acne, weight gain, weight Loss and Thinning of the Hair and actual Hair Loss.The reasons for Hormonal imbalance are many and various, Puberty, Pregnancy, Childbirth, Menopause to name a few, and how our body copes with these changes is specific to our own Physical and Genetic make-up.


Women, Hormones & Thinning Hair

Women going through hormonal changes are especially prone to fine or thinning hair. These changes are often spurred by:


In the simplest terms, menopause occurs when hormone production in women fluctuates and estrogen production gradually decreases, culminating in the permanent cessation of menstruation.

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