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Beginner’s Hair Loss Guide

An overview of the most proven hair loss treatments and how to avoid being scammed.

Become an Educated Hair Loss Consumer

This article discusses many helpful pointers and tips about how to evaluate hair loss information you find on the internet and how to navigate the hairloss community.

The Growth and Loss of Hair

A series of articles explaining the growth/loss cycles of hair in detail.

Dr. Proctor’s Hair Loss FAQs

Dr. Proctor explains causes and treatments of hairloss.

Histopathology of Hair Loss

A document explaining alopecia (hairloss), including male pattern loss, female pattern loss, and alopecia areata.

Drug-induced hair loss

 This list is currently under development and is nowhere near complete. Note: This is not a list of products, but active agents and substances known or purported to cause hair loss as a side effect. Drug induced hair loss varies by drug. Some drugs you would have to be one in 1 million to experience   …Continue Reading

Hair Follicle Structure

Introduction: The skin is the largest organ in the body and of primary importance, integral to the survival of mammalian life but often overlooked when examining the health and welfare of an individual. The heterogeneous skin structure is derived from the ectoderm and mesoderm of an embryo giving rise to the epidermis and dermis respectively.   …Continue Reading

Super Oxide Dismutase (SOD) FAQ

Dr. Peter Proctor describes SODs and recent work in this field.

FDA Internet Policy

The FDA explains its policy on hair regrowth claims on the internet.