Top 5 Reasons Why Men Lose Their Hair

1. Genetics   If you’re losing your hair, this might be a fact from your parents. Genetics do play a pretty big role in whether or not you go bald also when, where, and what type.   Scientifically it has been posed that your genes may affect how sensitive your hair follicles are to a hormone called DHT (dihydrotestosterone), which …

What to expect when approaching a Hair Renewal Clinic

  In this day and age, both men and women are a lot more aware of their personal image and the way others perceive them. Hair loss can often be scary, embarrassing and a knock to your self-confidence as it is a condition that affects your physical appearance, which is why most people try to treat it themselves with store …

Alopecia Areata

  What is Alopecia Areata? Alopecia Areata is a common hair disease which is also known as spot baldness. It is a medical condition that causes sudden hair loss from some or all areas of the body, that typically starts with circular bald patches on the scalp. The bald patches are often the size of a R5 coin and can …

Female Hair Loss

Female Hair Loss When it comes to Women’s Hair Loss, here are some of the most common questions we get from our female clients… Why Do Women Suffer From Hair Loss? What Causes Women to Suffer From Hair Loss? What Does Not Cause Women to Suffer From Hair Loss? Let’s dig a bit deeper into these concerns… Does My Age …

Traction Alopecia

Traction Alopecia [Treatment and Prevention] Traction Alopecia Definition Traction Alopecia literally means hair loss due to traction (or pulling). It is a form of alopecia, or gradual hair loss, caused primarily by pulling force being applied to the hair. Whilst you may associate the work ‘alopecia’ with uncontrollable, devastating hair loss, the good news is that this type of hair …

Hair Loss Causes

[Hair Loss Demystified] What Millions of South African’s Don’t Know About Hair Loss Day after day we help men and women of all ages, who suffer from hair loss. In this post I discuss a couple of very important things these people – and millions of others just like them – don’t know (but ought to know) about hair loss… …

DHT and Hairloss

DHT and Hairloss Dihydrotestosterone, also known as DHT, causes 95% of all hair loss. What I will be covering in this post… What is DHT? What Causes DHT? How Do I Get Rid of DHT? What Does DHT Do? DHT reduces hair follicles by shortening the Anagen phase and/or lengthening the Telogen phase. This causes the hair follicles to slowly …

Trichotillomania

Trichotillomania (“Trich”) – How We Can Help What is Trichotillomania? & What is compulsive hair pulling? Trichotillomania commonly known as “Trich”, is a disorder that causes people to pull out the hair from their scalp, eyelashes, eyebrows, pubic areas, underarms, beard, chest, legs or other parts of the body, resulting in noticeable bald patches. What causes Trich? The cause of …

Our Hair Types

Our Hair Types The Hair Renewal Studios, hair extensions range consists of.. Silver Range 100% Remy Indian/Asian Hair Collected mainly from temples in India, Bangladesh and Pakistan, this hair is readily available and ethically sourced. This type of hair can last up to 8months or more, dark colours last better than the light blondes in this type. This hair type …

Hair Extensions

[Human Hair Extensions]  Get the Hair You’ve Always Dreamed Of You finally found it… Top quality, 100% REMY Human Hair Extension in Durban and Johannesburg. Plus… At Hair Renewal Studios, we also offer a free consultation service to anyone who is interested in hair extensions. The consultation is particularly helpful for people who may not have had what are classed …