How to Take Care of Your Hair Follicles?

Answer Hair is bombarded by pollutants each and every day, from extreme weather conditions to product build-up. It's important to do all you can to protect your hair follicles in order to prevent any last... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Take Care of Your Hair Follicles

When Do Hair Follicles Mature?

The hair-growth cycle has three phases--the anagen, catagen and telogen stages-- that can take up to six years to complete. Although genetics plays a role in the hair-growth cycle, Dr. Nilofer Farj... Read More »

Can Hair Follicles Be Revived?

According to, a hair loss information website, two theories about what happens to the "dead" hair follicle exist. One is that the follicle is not dead, just miniaturized to the point... Read More »

How to Plump Hair Follicles?

Hair follicles are located just below the surface of the scalp, their purpose is to protect the root of the hair so that growth can occur. Hair growth is affected by hormones called androgens, whic... Read More »

How to Thicken Hair Follicles?

People are born with an average of 100,000 hair follicles and there is no way to increase that number over the course of a lifetime. Hair is made of Keratin, which is the same substance your finger... Read More »