Why Hair Turns Gray

As we age, our hair eventually loses its color. Here dermatologist Wilma Bergfeld, MD, explains why, plus shares some fascinating facts about what does — and doesn’t — contribute to the process.

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Your Mother’s Health Advice: Exposed (Infographic)

Mom. We love you. And we know you care a lot about our well-being. That’s why we talked to some medical experts about your health advice — just to be sure we’re all on the same page. Special thanks to Michael Rabovsky, MD, for his insight on these matters.

Does Dry Shampoo Actually Keep Your Hair Clean?

Imagine never having to take the time to wash and dry your hair ever again. No, you wouldn’t have to shave your head – just switch to dry shampoo, a spray-in product that advertises some of the same benefits as the wet goop you slather over your head. These alcohol- or starch-based sprays claim to … Read More