Skin, Nail and Hair Care Insights
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What You Need to Know about Hair Loss 

Bald is beautiful for some. But if you want to save your thinning crowning glory, there’s help.

What Do You Know About Male Pattern Baldness?

Some men cope with their inevitable loss of hair by wearing a cap most of the time. Some don an artificial hairpiece to cover their loss. Still others shave their whole head. There's more to know about baldness than toupees, though. Learn more by taking this quiz.

1. An average scalp has how much hair?
2. How much hair does the average healthy scalp lose each day?
3. How long can each strand of hair grow before falling out?
4. What percentage of men has lost hair by age 50?
5. What is the cause of male pattern baldness?
6. Where does hair loss usually start?
7. Besides heredity, what can cause hair loss?
8. How may male pattern baldness be treated?
SKIN, NAIL AND HAIR CARE

Chemicals From Some Fruits and Plants Can Ignite Your Skin 

Triggered by sunlight, a fairly common skin condition can cause burning and scalding pain.

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Treatments for Your Nails 

Nails are often the subject of many types of treatments, including coloring, reshaping, dipping, and moisturizing.

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Ways to Save on Skin Care 

What to substitute, and what to spend on if you can.

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Do Natural Sunburn Remedies Really Work? 

Vinegar, baking soda, and black tea can relieve your pain.

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What Men Can Do about Thinning Hair 

You don’t have to live with your current look.

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How Safe Are Cosmetics and Personal Care Products? 

Overall, cosmetics and personal care items are considered safe. But that doesn't mean that there aren't risks associated with their use, particularly if you don't use them correctly.

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Best Nutrients for Better Skin in Midlife 

Sound advice includes following a healthy diet that includes fruits and vegetables.

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All About Your Nails 

Did you know that fingernails grow faster than toenails? Or, that nails grow faster in the summer than in the winter?

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Women’s Hair Loss Is Controllable 

One drug has been approved by the FDA to regrow women’s hair.

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What You Should Know About Laser Therapy for Aging 

New cosmetic procedures promise younger skin. Here's how they really work.

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Your Natural Skin-Care Options 

Tired of paying too much for beauty? Try these natural, at-home alternatives.

What Do You Know About Acne?

Acne is the most common skin disease in the U.S. Test your knowledge of acne by taking this quiz.

1. What part of the skin does acne affect?
2. Where does acne most often show up?
3. Which of these causes acne?
4. Which of these things makes it more likely that blackheads will form?
5. Which of these hormones triggers acne in adolescents?
6. Acne can be treated with which of these?
7. Some cosmetics and skin products can make acne worse. What kind of cosmetic is least likely to do so?
8. How does being in the sun affect acne?