Tag Archives: Hair

Naturally curly hair – the beginner’s guide

Natural curly hair is getting seriously on trend with celebs like Thandie Newton rocking their natural hair, plus the online curly hair community is spreading like wildfire – here’s a beginner’s guide At this year’s 76th Golden Globe awards, 46 year old actress Thandie Newton looked stunning in a shimmery sequined dress, donning some incredibly… Read More »

Acne study reveals genes for hair follicles are partly to blame

New treatments for acne could come from studying genes Obencem/Getty By New Scientist Staff and Press Association A large genetic study of people with acne could pave the way for new treatments. The study looked at the DNA of 27,000 people, including over 5000 with severe acne, and identified genetic differences that were more common in people with the… Read More »

Medical News Today: New genetic culprit found for early progressive hair loss

Many people face hair loss, but only a few experience it from as early as childhood. This occurs in a rare hereditary condition called hypotrichosis simplex. Now, finally, researchers have been able to identify the gene responsible for this form of hair loss. One gene may drive the mechanisms behind a rare form of hair… Read More »