Hair Loss Blog

Welcome to the myhair blog — your source for everything you want to know about hair. If you're trying to find out more about a new hair loss treatment, interested in learning more about certain hair care products, or just want some hairstyle advice, you've come to the right place. All of our content is created, fact-checked, and reviewed by our expert editorial team and qualified medical professionals.
Is an uneven hairline a sign of hair loss?

Is an uneven hairline a sign of hair loss?

An uneven hairline can occur naturally, as part of the progression of male pattern hair loss. In such cases, it’s likely partially caused by androgenic alopecia symptoms like a receding hairline and temple hair loss. However, an uneven hairline can also occur based on the hairstyles you choose and how tightly you style your hair.

Vitamin D and hair loss

Vitamin D and hair loss

Vitamin D is an essential, fat-soluble nutrient that’s naturally found in seafood, dairy, eggs, and some meat products. This vitamin is directly involved in the hair growth cycle. Deficiencies in it have been linked to multiple types of alopecia, including pattern hair loss, alopecia areata, stress-related hair loss, and scarring alopecias.

Does diabetes cause hair loss?

Does diabetes cause hair loss?

Diabetes doesn’t cause hair loss directly. However, both type 1 and type 2 diabetes have been associated with multiple types of hair loss, including androgenic alopecia, alopecia areata, telogen effluvium, and medication-related hair loss. Some of these forms of alopecia can go away on their own, while others require long-term treatment.

Does a baldness gene cause hair loss?

Does a baldness gene cause hair loss?

There’s no individual gene responsible for androgenic alopecia. Instead, a number of different factors are responsible for the progression of this type of hair loss, including epigenetics, your diet, hormonal changes, and hundreds of genetic loci. The multifactorial aspect of this condition is part of what makes it so hard to treat!

GET TO THE ROOT OF IT

Ready to feel your best?

Everything you need &
nothing you don’t.

Learn more