Hair loss… What’s “normal”? Does everyone’s hair get thinner as we age? How can stress, changes in weight, your shampoo, and even shower water affect your hair? Plus... why are people putting caster oil on their hair?

Dr Carrie Jones describes her work as helping “hormonally challenged people feel less crazy”. She is board certified in Naturopathic Endocrinology with a Master's in Public Health, has spent over 15 years working in integrative medicine.

In this episode, Dr Jones covers:

🔹follicles, color and the growth cycle

🔹’normal’ shedding

🔹main types of hair loss in men and women

🔹how the pattern of balding can indicate the cause

🔹the major causes of hair loss

🔹how the pH level of your shampoo could be accelerating baldness

🔹how Dr Jones investigates hair loss in her patients

🔹the effect of weight loss and weight gain on hair growth

🔹water softeners and filters - do they make a difference when washing hair?

🔹red light therapy for hair

🔹what to do if you think your hair is shedding more than it used to

🔹caster oil - why are people using it on their hair?

🔹what Dr Jones does to keep her hair growth as healthy as possible

Follow Dr Jones on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dr.carriejones/

Her website: http://www.drcarriejones.com/

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