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Could 3D printed hair follicles help with hair loss?

Posted by Emilienne Rebel on

Could 3D printed hair follicles help with hair loss?

Interesting BBC article about using hair follicles created by a process similar to 3D printing could one day be used as implants, L'Oreal has said. "The cosmetics firm is partnering with a French bio-printing company called Poietis, which has developed a form of laser printing for cell-based objects. Hair follicles have not been created this way before and the firms expect it will take at least three years to adapt the process. However, one hair loss charity said it was too early "to be getting excited". L'Oreal already uses 3D printed skin in its product research. "If we manage to...

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Many young cancer survivors struggle socially years after diagnosis...

Posted by Emilienne Rebel on

Many young cancer survivors struggle socially years after diagnosis...

Years after diagnosis, many young cancer survivors continue to struggle socially I came across this interesting article published in CANCER via sciencenewsroom@wiley.com "A new study indicates that the social difficulties faced by many adolescent and young adult cancer survivors often persist for years after their diagnosis. Published early online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, the study indicates that though these patients may see some improvement in their social lives during the first year following diagnosis, their social functioning tends to remain constant after that, leaving them socially impaired relative to their cancer-free peers. Adolescence and young...

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Hair Loss with chemotherapy and how it made me feel...

Posted by Emilienne Rebel on

Hair Loss with chemotherapy and how it made me feel...

  My eldest daughter, Olivia, was only 3 when I was diagnosed with grade 3 advanced breast cancer. With long blonde hair very much part of her signature (everyone commented on it) it was very hard for her to see her mummy without any hair. I looked ill and needed to cover up for her and the rest of my young family.  I started to loose my hair leading up to my second round of chemotherapy treatment. I'd had a 2 week break from the first one which had made me very sick. My hair hurt as it was falling...

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What is a Bold Beanie Hat...?

Posted by Emilienne Rebel on

Bold Beanies hats are constructed from the highest quality thin stretchy natural cotton breathable Liberty Art Fabrics of London, famous for their beautiful designs and timeless patterns. Limited seams and with the label on the outside, give the wearer the most comfy fit and keep the head at an even temperature. Perfect to wear on their own or layer up under scarves, helmets, hard hats to hijabs. Manufactured in the north of England, Emilienne runs her small business from her office in North Wales making Bold Beanies an eco friendly product with an careful eye on carbon footprint.  The idea...

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Welcome to the new Bold Beanies Hats Website

Posted by Emilienne Rebel on

Welcome to the new and improved Bold Beanies hair loss hats online store! New hats, New products, new gifts and new functionality... add a star rating and feedback to your hair loss hat now. Select from a vast range of soft cotton stretchy beanie hats designed to fit snugly and comfortably on a bald head wether from Alopecia or for cancer chemo treatment. Patterned hats are made using beautiful Liberty Art natural Fabrics of London... beautiful breathable head wear. Simple plain coloured caps are great as a liner under a a scarf or helmet. Plain hats can be customised with...

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