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cycle

noun age, alternation, circle, circuit, consecution, course, eon, epoch, era, flow, period, recurrence, recurring period, regular return, regglarity of recurrence, repetitiveness, revolution, rotation, round, sequence, succession
See also: annum, frequency, life, sequence, succession
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We have a hair cycle, which means it grows, rests, and sheds.
However, the compound also sped the hair cycle through catagen and into anagen.
Label-retaining cells reside in the bulge area of pilosebaceous unit: implications for follicular stem cells, hair cycle, and skin carcinogenesis.
Dermal papilla cells (DPCs), a group of specialized fibroblasts within the hair follicle bulb, have an essential function in the control of hair growth not only in the normal hair cycle but also in the pathogenesis of certain conditions, for example in androgenetic alopecia (Inui et al.
finds these results "very interesting, because at the moment we know very little about endogenous signals that could control the hair cycle.
A common cutaneous side effect is hypertrichosis, which occurs in approximately 80% of patients, possibly as a result of prolongation of the anagen phase of the hair cycle.
Additionally, the growing phase of eyelashes (approximately 40 days) occupies one-third of the hair cycle, according to Shiseido.
Another common form of hair loss in both men and women, telogen effluvium, refers to an increase in the number of hairs in the telogen, or rest, phase of the hair cycle, which typically lasts three months in the normal growth cycle.
According to Martin, fibroblast growth factor 5 is the first, but probably not the only, chemical signal discovered for the hair cycle.
If the use of Latisse[TM] is discontinued, eyelashes will gradually return to where they were prior to treatment over a period of weeks to months depending on the average eyelash hair cycle.
The study participants were instructed to stop all methods of hair removal prior to the first treatment to allow the hair cycle to return to normal.