Even if you’re losing it, your hair deserves some love

Middle-aged men aren’t the only people who have to worry about balding. Men and women of any age can start losing hair because of illness, stress, medication or even wearing certain hair styles.

It can be psychologically difficult to lose one’s hair. Some patients consider stopping medical treatments like chemotherapy if hair loss will result.

Whatever the cause, there are options for regaining or replacing hair, and not all of them include expensive treatments. Two experts joined host Angela Davis to talk about the causes of hair loss and how to care for the hair you have.


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Faatemah, award-winning hair stylist and self-described beauty inclusion strategist.

Dr. Maria Hordinsky, professor and head of the Department of Dermatology at the University of Minnesota.

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