MHN News & Blog

Does PRP help men and women with thinning hair?

December 04, 2012

There has been a lot of buzz on several news programs and talk shows on PRP and how it may help men and women with hair loss.  At MHN, we have found that there have been increased inquiries and questions on this subject.  After doing some research and conferring with hair transplant specialists, the following is a brief overview on Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy.

Omega- 3 Your Dandruff

November 06, 2012

Everybody sheds dead skin cells, but no one wants to see them. That is why dandruff is so annoying; a dry flaky scalp decorates our hair with fairy dust made of dead skin. There is often itching, scaling, and sometimes a rash on the scalp as well; not fun.

Supporting a Friend or loved one Who Has Cancer

September 30, 2012

For those of you that know me personally, may recall that this past July my husband lost his mother after fighting cancer for 7 years. My mother in law was loving, funny, strong willed and had the most positive predisposition I have ever witnessed.  I felt fortunate to have known her for over 14 years and proud to be part of the family.  I thought about writing this article because at times we are not sure how to show support to a friend or family member that is going through cancer treatments.  I sincerely hope that this information helps.

Eating Disorders and Hair Loss

September 02, 2012

Two eating disorders, anorexia nervosa, and bulimia, are characterized by extreme and possibly dangerous weight loss. People with anorexia lose pounds because they do not eat enough. Those with bulimia overeat and then purge their body of the food, often by self-induced vomiting, or the use of laxatives and enemas.

Bodybuilders Beware: Increased Testosterone can Trigger Hair Loss

August 03, 2012

To increase muscle mass, some bodybuilders take anabolic-androgenic steroids (synthetic hormones) to raise their body’s testosterone level. The steroids are legally obtained with a physician’s prescription and are effective in increasing muscle size, but the side effects can be nasty.

Protecting your hair from Sunburn!

July 16, 2012

Most of us protect our skin when spending time in the sun. We have all heard that too much sunlight causes cell damage to our skin, and no one wants to gets wrinkles sooner than later. What we might not think about is the effect of sunlight on our hair. Too many hours of sun rays can make for dry, damaged and faded looking hair.

8 Super Foods for Hair,Skin and Nails

June 19, 2012

There are many sites on the web that list super foods for hair, skin, and nails. It made sense to look at the foods that are on most of the lists. That is what you will find below. Researching (reading) 20 randomly selected websites, the following super foods were found on about two-thirds of each super food list.

See Our Solutions on Lifetime’s “The Balancing Act”!

June 19, 2012

We’re proud to be New York City’s exclusive source of Reallusions hair enhancements, and the world is about to see why! On July 30th, watch as four women are taken from regular to radiant using the same solutions we provide every day!