Trichophagia, Trichotillomania, Nashville, TN

Emily – 11 year old BFRB SuperHero overcomes Trichophagia

The kids in our TLC community face incredible challenges with their BFRB’s (Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors). Sometimes every month, every week, every day is a challenge. And yet, our kids show such resilience and strength! At eleven years old, Emily is one our BFRB superheroes. She showed the first signs of hair pulling at only six months old, although her parents …

Balding, Bald

Was I born bald?

Was I Born Bald???? Hair loss and thinning hair are conditions that are not all equal country to country. If you are a male living in the Czech Republic, you have a 42.7% chance of going bald. The US ranks 6th behind the UK for bald men  https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/life/762227/hair-loss-bald-men-country. If you want to keep your locks hop the next flight to Japan, or …

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. …

HPIHair Hair Loss many faces 2

2018 Hair Loss Trends & Technology Advances

As our team prepares to partake in the American Hair Loss Council’s Annual Conference being held here in Nashville, we thought it would be great to offer some details around hair treatment technology, newest treatments, and details on restoration solutions. Hair Loss Prevention: Start early. When you notice more hair is shedding verses growing, take action. With many creditable prevention …

Understand your strands AlopeciaDX

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 …

Understand your strands AlopeciaDX

AlopeciaDX Blood Test

Understand Your Strands–Underlying Medical Conditions Experiencing hair loss can be a hard thing to deal with, but understanding the cause can be even harder. Many people have no answers as to why their hair is thinning. Wouldn’t it be great if you could get to the root cause of your hair loss? Here at HPIHair Partners, we are now offering …

Holiday shopping and holiday stress

Holiday Hair Stress

The holiday’s can be a very stressful time. Most people are aware that stress can take a toll on your mental well-being, but did you know that stress can also affect your hair? Often times stress and anxiety can cause hair loss, which may induce more stress initiating a vicious cycle. Hair loss can be a complex issue. Stress and …