Tips & Myths

Will pulling out gray hair lead to more gray hair growth?

Plucking hair will not cause three or more grey hairs to grow back in its place. However Houdini does not advice continuous  plucking because it can destroy the hair follicle and possibly lead to bald patches especially with people with fine hair. For more info check out my video here

Can washing your hair everyday be bad for you?

Ultimately, how often you shampoo is a matter of personal preference.  The longer, thicker, curlier, and more processed your hair, the longer it can go between washes. Even most unprocessed, short, thin, straight hair can skip a day. so Houdini ‘s going to recommend every other day for the production of optimal scalp vitality.

Does hair loss comes from you mothers side of the family?

Complete myth. Hair loss can be inherited from either side of the family and it may (or may not) skip many generations. It is entirely genetic and can come from either side of the family.

Will wearing hats often make your hair fall out?

In order for that to happen, the hat would have to be so tight as to cut off circulation to the follicles. If that were the case, the hat would likely be much too tight for you to wear comfortably, so it’s not likely. Wearing a tight hat can, however, cause hair breakage and damage.

Does your diet affect your hairs health?

The condition of your hair is often a reflection of the overall health of your body. Eat well, exercise, drink plenty of water, get enough sleep, and reduce stress in your life. Doing so will result in a healthier scalp and great looking hair. Living well and staying healthy will also increase the rate of hair growth.

Does hair really change the way you look?

Since hair is such a big part of your appearance, keeping it well maintained will make you more attractive. The fact is that when you first meet a person, they make a judgment about you in approximately four seconds, and there  judgment is finalized within 30 seconds of the initial contact.  Houdini feels its so important to have a great haircut and style because people can determine your appearance from the neck up. Having a great haircut &  hairstyle exerts an extraordinary amount of  influence, especially on the way that you are perceived as a person.

Can hair accentuate positive features and hide negative ones?

Mustaches and beards can be a great way to discreetly disguise a facial flaw on a male client. If a man does not have a prominent chin when you look at his profile then a neatly trimmed full beard and mustache can camouflage that feature.