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How I lost my hair but kept my identity

Dealing with cancer is extremely difficult, and when you add hair loss into the mix it’s like adding salt to your wounds. In this guest blog post, Elizabeth shares how she tackled her hair loss head on (pun intended) and … Continue reading

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Rave Reviews

Don’t take our word for it. Check out what some of our customers are saying about us! “Since hearing from my dermatologist that there’s not much they can do for my hair loss, I’ve depended on Paula Young for all … Continue reading

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Naomi Watts Doesn’t Want the Same Hair Everyday

Naomi Watts doesn’t want the same hair everyday…do you? The 42-year-old actress has been very outspoken about her fine blonde strands since joining Patene as its latest celebrity spokesmodel.  She says, “I want to let women with fine hair know … Continue reading

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O Magazine: The Truth About Hair Loss

In the March 2010 issue of O Magazine, the Beauty Gazette section tackles a difficult subject for women…hair loss. The article covers both the temporary and chronic causes of hair loss from childbirth and stress to menopause and alopecia. The … Continue reading

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Medication Side Effects – Hair Loss

The American Hair Loss Association lists the medications that can cause hair loss (not including chemotherapy or those drugs used to treat cancer).  Drugs are listed by the conditions they are prescribed to treat. Acne All drugs derived from vitamin … Continue reading

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Can anything be done for female pattern hair loss?

Boston.com Health Editor Judy Foreman gives an insightful answer to this question.  Of course, wigs are also an easy, affordable option for beautiful hair.

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Sarah Palin Losing Her Hair?

The national media is debating reports that Alaska Governor Sarah Palin’s hair is thinning due to lifestyle stress.  We aren’t going to speculate on Governor Palin’s supposed hair loss, but we do have thousands of customers who have lost their … Continue reading

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I looked years younger!

Thank you Donna for your great letter. I’d heard about Paula Young years ago when my mom picked up a couple of wigs.  She liked them during the winter, they kept her head warm.  When I was told that I … Continue reading

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Where do you get the hair for the wigs?

When you tell people you’re in the wig business, they look puzzled as if they didn’t hear you correctly.  And then inevitably you get a great story about how someone’s mother, aunt, sister wears a wig and loves how it … Continue reading

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What do celebrities know that we don’t?

Celebrities aren’t all born with beautiful hair and many lose their hair as they age, just like we do.  But they are skilled at “adding hair.”  Yes, many of them have celebrity stylists who add the hair for them.  But … Continue reading

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