Dead Hair Vs Healthy Hair. Worse for men and women alike a person goes bald if the hair follicles that produce a new hair shrink in size or become inactive. Hair growth is a good sign.
Hair breaks and tears thats just what it does but the trick to preserving your hair and growing it long is creating the optimal circumstances where your hair breaks and tears much less frequently than it grows. Fine hair and thin hair can easily be confused but while fine hair refers to the thickness or lack thereof of the actual hair shaft thin hair is about the density. A healthy hair strand will stretch up to 30 of its length can absorb its weight in water and can swell up to 20 of its diameter.
The hair shaft is the superficial portion of the hair which projects above the surface of the skin.
Treat your hair with a deep conditioning mask once a week. In the hair cycle theres a resting phase called the telogen phase. Cool or cold water can help damaged hair by closing the hair cuticle and causing the hair shaft to lie flat resulting in shinier smoother hair. Half of all women will have hair loss at some point in their lives.