Hair Loss Information Online – Caveat Emptor (Buyer Beware)

Written by mjacobs on December 24, 2007

No matter what you are searching for on the internet, there are always going to be people who are willing to take advantage of unsuspecting men and women searching for help. It seems more prevalent in industries where a person’s self esteem is at stake. Weight loss, impotence, acne and of course, hair loss. Being monetarily taken advantage of is bad enough, but sometimes the damage goes beyond money and disappointment and can cause disfigurement. I mean who hasn’t seen all the news lately on Jan Adams, the high profile plastic surgeon who allegedly has caused serious damage to many women? According to the LA Times:

Adams has also recorded at least two major medical malpractice settlements totaling nearly half a million dollars and has been sued by several patients in other cases, court records show.

A more powerful medium that the internet is television. Dr. Jan Adams appeared on “Oprah” and “Extra” and even hosted his own plastic surgery show on the Discovery Channel. It is no wonder why women from all over the world flocked to Los Angeles to have surgery by this famous plastic surgeon. Read more

Bald Is In? Bald Celebrity Role Models

Written by mjacobs on December 23, 2007

A recent article written by Peter Hartlaub for the San Francisco Chronicle, wrote “Hairless fakers, take note. Bald is in charge.” Wait, what does this mean? Does this mean my day has finally come, finally all my worries are over? I’ll no longer be passed over at a bar by women looking for a guy with um…hair. The article points out several top male celebrity bald brethern. From Stanley Tucci, Bruce Willis, Ben Kingsley, and Patrick Stewart. All ambassadors for the fallen follicles. But lets face it, when a woman says “I think bald is sexy” what she really means to say is “I think bald men who look exactly like Vin Diseal and Jason Statham are sexy.” The fact remains the majority of bald men are still discriminated against in the workplace and at happy hour. Is there a term for that yet… baldist? Anyways the article is a fun read and will help provide you with a few extra bald celebrities to add to your list.

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