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Hair & nails
September 28, 2017

How to get rid of dandruff

Uh oh… it’s those telltale white and grey flakes, making it look like your head is snowing! Dandruff can be embarrassing, and no matter how many times you wash your hair, the problem keeps coming back. There is good news, though: dandruff is perfectly treatable. Dandruff, decoded You are not alone! Half of the people in the world are affected by dandruff. It’s a chronic scalp condition that causes the flakes of the skin to appear on the surface of the scalp and hair; sometimes ending up in your ears too. The noticeable flakes may vary in colour from white,…
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Healthy Lifestyle
June 22, 2017

Hair care myth-busting

Is avocado good for your hair? Do egg treatments really make it shine? Before you mix up a hair potion, you need to understand the crown on your head first. Let’s sort fact from fiction. Know your hair type; and what your hair needs before trying old wives’ tales. Fact or fiction? Black hair is stronger than blonde hair. False. Natural blondes have more hair than brunettes. Brunettes have thicker hair strands than of fair hair. This doesn’t mean that darker hair is stronger. Dandruff is caused by dry hair. False. Dandruff is caused by a type of fungus called…
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Hair & nails
April 28, 2016

Help! My hair is falling out

Seeing a bunch of hair on your brush or in the shower drain can be a shock! Baldness - also known as alopecia - is usually a symptom of an underlying cause. So, let’s take a look at the root of the problem. (more…)
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Hair & nails
June 6, 2015

A bad hair day

Could your hair be telling you there's something amiss with your health? Your hair can definitely give you a "heads up" as a first sign of an underlying medical disorder. Before you put it down to a bad hair day, let’s take a closer look! (more…)
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