Ask the Pro: Do You Have Tips for Thinning Hair?

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Our resident natural hair care professional Simeko Watkins-Hartley answers…

“My hair seems to be thinning, can you help?”

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Although hair loss is a normal process that we all will experience at some point in our lives, excessive hair loss, much like excessive hair shedding (see this post for more details) can be caused by a number of different factors and recommendations would depend on the underlying cause. However, keeping your scalp/hair clean and well-nourished with natural oils can be helpful start.

Another very important factor is getting your daily intake of vitamins. To get a better idea of how vitamins can help with preventing hair loss, here’s a breakdown:

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Vitamin A– Aids in stimulating the follicle and making healthy sebum in the scalp

Vitamin Bs– Aids in stimulating hair growth. Also may help to reduce stress which may cause hair loss

Vitamin C– An anti-oxidant…

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