Hair is considered both dead and alive. Hair follicles include tiny blood vessels that are designed to keep it growing. This part of the hair is alive. More »

If hair follicles are truly dead, they cannot be revived. However, bald spots that exhibit little to no hair growth may still have some resting follicles that are still alive. In these cases, hair loss treatments, includ... More »

To remove dead lice and nits from a child's hair, a special tool called a nit comb is used, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Medical packages often feature nit combs alongside lice shampoo. Wh... More »

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If hair follicles are truly dead, they cannot be revived. However, bald spots that exhibit little to no hair growth may still have some resting follicles that are still alive. In these cases, hair loss treatments, includ... More »

Cut straight hair with scissors, while it is still wet from washing. Curly hair is more difficult to cut while wet. Use clips to divide the hair into seven sections and cut the sections from front to back or back to fron... More »

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To stop thinning hair, start with a volumizing shampoo, tea tree oil to condition the scalp and minoxildil to promote hair growth. Blot hair dry gently, take B vitamins, and consider a prescription for Propecia. More »

To sell your hair, grow it out to a healthy, chemically untreated 10 inches or longer. List it online through a specialized website. More »

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