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Dr. Shaver Explains Hidden Breakage

April 24th, 2020

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Each day, your hair is exposed to chemicals, stress and natural wear that makes it fall out. However, can you detect signs of breakage and thinning hair early?

Speaking to Allure, Dr. Christine Shaver explained, “it’s important to differentiate genetic ‘baby hair’ from broken hair and miniaturized hair as they all can look similar.”

“Miniaturization is the shrinking of hair in genetic hair loss and occurs in both men and women,” she said. Medications like topical 5 percent minoxidil, also known as Rogaine, and PRP can reverse miniaturization.

Read the full article on Allure.

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on Updated 2020-04-27