Alopecia

Alopecia is partial or complete loss of hair. While shedding anywhere from 100 to 125 hairs a day is considered normal, causes such as aging, genetics, malnutrition, illness, and side effects from certain medications might cause more strands to fall. Find out more about alopecia here:

The hairs are everywhere: bed pillows, the shower drain, floating around in the corner of the living room. Losing hair can be traumatizing, and (some) shedding is totally normal. But how much is too much?

The hairs are everywhere: bed pillows, the shower drain, floating around in the corner of the living room. Losing hair can be traumatizing, and (some) shedding is totally normal. But how much is too much?