Archive for the Hair Category

Hello From USF Health Cosmetic and Laser Center
May 23, 2014

Hello From USF Health Cosmetic and Laser Center Click the video link below and learn about what the USF HEalth Cosmetic and Laser Center had to offer. Click Video Link USF Health Cosmetic and Laser Center Services

Laser Hair Removal
April 23, 2013

As the upcoming beach season approaches there is nothing worse than struggling with unsightly razor bumps from constantly shaving. This might be why approximately 1.1 million Americans were treated in 2011 with laser hair removal, a 15% increase from 2010. Laser hair removal has been studied for many years and proves to be effective in achieving permanent hair reduction. This hair reduction occurs when laser light is absorbed by melanin, the dark color of the hair, which is primarily found in the hair shaft. The heat from the laser is […]

Bad Hair Days
March 1, 2011

Focus on Females Talk Radio 860AM
April 30, 2010

The Focus on Females Radio Clinic: Talk Radio 860 AM, Sunday 1 p.m.-2 p.m. and streaming live on  Call in with your questions 289-1860.  On air topic: May 2, 2010, Dr. Mary Lien, Hair Loss.

The Vigilant Hypochondriac: The reason for gray hair may offer insight into cancer prevention
January 29, 2010

By Tom Valeo, Special to the Times In Print: Wednesday, October 28, 2009 Years ago teenagers would comb hydrogen peroxide into their hair to give themselves a sun-bleached look. Little did they know they were applying the very same substance that, years later, would give most of them at least some gray hair. The only difference would be that the peroxide would be produced by their hair follicles, not the bottle. Scientists have finally figured out that the natural buildup of hydrogen peroxide in hair follicles causes hair to lose […]