A Phase II study with FOL-005 for treatment of Alopecia approved by the German Medicines Agency

Follicum AB (“Follicum” or “the Company”) today announces that it has received approval from the German Medicines Agency (BfArM) and the German Ethics Committee to start a Phase IIa clinical study with a topical formulation of FOL-005 on patients with alopecia (hair loss). The trial will comprise about 200 patients who will be treated with FOL-005 or placebo daily for 4 months. …

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How stress could lead to hair loss

Did you know that stress equals hair loss? Within the last year alone, hair loss affected 50 million Americans, and this number is only predicted to increase in the days and years ahead. Days become busier with career and family commitments and our lives become more stress filled, taking a toll on our bodies. The first to be affected when …

Solutions for hair loss

Understanding Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) and its Effects on Hair Loss

There are many reasons why you may be experiencing hair loss and/or thinning. Causes for hair loss in both men and women include genetics, diet, stress, environment, medication side effects, autoimmune diagnosis, and medical issues. Our evidence-based approach begins with answering the question ‘WHY’ and from there crafting an individualized treatment plan for each client. We accomplish this by a …

Scalp Micro-pigmentation [SMP] Client Success Story

Scalp Micro-pigmentation [SMP] is a non-invasive treatment. Using customized micro-needles to deposit pigment into the scalp. The result creates the appearance of tiny hair follicles that help thicken and restore the look of less scalp, less hair transparency, resulting in a fuller hair appearance. If you are a male or female with transparent hair (too much scalp is showing), or …

Alopecia DX testing for thinning hair

Why Am I Losing My Hair?

Many of our clients experiencing hair thinning and hair loss are left with a lot of unanswered questions. Here at HPIHair, we want to help our clients get to the root cause of their hair loss. Our AlopeciaDX blood testing is customized to your needs.  Alopecia Areata, Androgenetic Alopecia, Stress, Thyroid, etc….  are just a few conditions causing early-stage thinning …

Callie’s Story

As posted on TataToCancer.blog  “I was diagnosed with Stage IIIA Grade 2, HR/PR positive HER2 negative breast cancer at age 31. I am now NED!” “My name is Callie, I have been married to my husband, Scott for 14 years. I have two amazing stepsons (17 &18) and a beautiful 13 year old daughter. My husband has been in the …

Lesly’s Breast Cancer Journey

As posted on TataToCancer.blog “I am totally humbled that Lesly has chosen to share her story with us today. Lesly was the first one I reached out to when I knew I was going to be needing chemo. I remember her and a friend of ours going to my first wig appointment at HPI. I said to Kimberly, the owner …

How Diet Effects Hair Loss

There are many factors that influence our hair. Genetics, medications pollution, medical conditions, hair products, and our diet all play a role in how healthy or unhealthy our hair is. If you want stronger and healthier hair be sure to include these key areas in your diet daily: Lean proteins: eggs, chicken, and lentils. Iron: spinach, beef, beans, and tofu. …

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Understand Your Strands: Mineral Deficiencies

When people experience hair thinning or loss they often do not know the cause as to why. Genetics, diet, stress, environment, medical issues, and deficiencies all play a role in hair health. It is important to have an understanding of minerals in regards to your hair health. Essential minerals, vitamins, and amino acids are all required for cells to properly …