Synopses & Reviews
Today in America, there are 20 million women suffering from hair loss -- a devastating problem that most certainly and often unnecessarily affects a woman's self-image. Whether the loss is due to stress, hormonal imbalance, illness, chemotherapy, or medical side effects, hair loss can be prevented.
Hair Savers for Women: A Complete Guide to Preventing and Treating Hair Loss is the first and only book to address this important cosmetic health issue. It covers the very latest solutions and advances in treating female hair loss, from medicine to natural remedies, and introduces women to a whole new world of safe, clinically proven baldness remedies. For women whose hair loss persists, the book discusses surgical alternatives such as hair transplants and scalp reductions, as well as the pros and cons of hair weaves and wigs.
In our society, nobody looks twice at a bald man--not so for women. This complete guide to hair restoration and supplementation now offers women the very latest facts on medical, surgical, and herbal alternatives. Illustrations.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-254) and index.
About the Author
Maggie Greenwood-Robinson holds a Ph.D. in nutrition. She has authored or coauthored twelve books in the health and medical areas, among them High Performance Nutrition and Kava: Nature's Wonder Herb. In Hair Savers for Women, her expertise sheds light on one of the most troubling and under-recognized medical problems of women today.