As a result of it’s exhausting to search out good intel out right here in these Google streets. This presents an pressing downside as a result of I feel hair thinning is occurring to me. Girls and gents of the jury, in your consideration: My hair has at all times been naturally skinny but curly, I’m borderline anemic (apparently related in terms of this topic), and thinning appears to run in my household. However extra urgent is that the hair round my temples began to look, I don’t know…much less full…shortly after I graduated faculty. Slowly, my hair regarded flatter and flatter, solely to be eclipsed by an much more horrifying remark: My scalp was getting much more publicity, if you recognize what I imply. The width of my facet half appeared to widen like a belt buckle after too many too many journeys to Taco Bell for his or her award-winning gordita.
In what I can solely conclude was a success job to my vainness, this invasive scalp cleavage is going down whereas I proceed my lifelong pursuit of over-the-top skincare. By no means met a serum, essence, chemical peel, or mud masks that didn’t really feel like a direct and needed life addition. It by no means occurred to me to place that very same power into hair care, however right here I’m—January, 2019—with a decision to just do that.
Right here’s the pitch: I need to be variety to my hair! And hopefully, it’ll be variety to my vainness in return. In my guide this implies much less fast comb detangling and extra laborious finger-detangling. And I need to take scalp well being extra critically—I feel. (Is the rising scalp well being class 2019’s model of 2014’s Nice Coconut Oil Hysteria? Don’t know but! However you possibly can take it to the financial institution that I’m going to search out out.)
So, what’s on deck? Perhaps I’ll get extra into the extra medical options, like Minoxidil, the one FDA-approved ingredient for ladies’s hair loss, present in remedy methods like Keranique and…you’re going to make me say it, aren’t you? High-quality, Rogaine [typed with a air of a defeatist sigh].
Different issues I’m keen to contemplate:
– Protecting hairstyles
– Wrapping my hair earlier than going to mattress (haven’t completed this since faculty; an excessive amount of work)
– Eating regimen change
– Castor oil
– Kidding about food plan change. Taco Bell four lyfe.
What I’m not keen to contemplate:
– Dietary supplements (they make me queasy—actually)
After which I’ll preserve you all posted on the triumphs and fails on the positioning you occur to be studying proper now. Buckle up. Issues are hopefully about to get fairly bushy.