The largest organ of our body has a complex structure and many important elements and treatment strategies to help keep it healthy. Here's a comprehensive list of terms, treatments and ingredients found in Skin Care.
Hair loss can be caused by various factors ranging from genetic to environmental. Check out this blog post to learn more about the main cause of hair loss.
Acorn CEO, Dr Drew Taylor joined Amber Milt on her podcast ArtBeauty to discuss the potential for skin treatments found in our hair follicles, their potential uses in regenerative medicine and the benefits of cryogenically preserving the cells.
What if we told you that babies are not the only ones with stem cells and that this powerful cell type also exists in adults? This article will help you identify various stem cell sources, evaluate stem cell usefulness, explore harvesting and storage methods, and illustrate how they could be used in the future.
The hair follicle is valuable source of cells which can be used in regenerative medicine like the creation of 3D tissue grafts for wound healing, rejuvenating aged skin, or creating neurons. The therapeutic potential is becoming incrementally clear to researchers. Learn more about why we bank the hair follicle here.
Cell based therapies can leverage two types of cell sources: allogeneic, using donor cells and autologous, using a patient’s own cells. Learn more about each in this blog.
Biobanking is quickly becoming a popular way to preserve cells and allows individuals to leverage them for treating diseases and regenerative procedures.
It is no secret that our skin goes through significant changes as we age. These physical changes we see are a result of aging skin cells. In this blog, we'll cover what happens to skin on a cellular level as we age.
Everything you need to know about Acorn Biolabs, from how it works, why we bank the hair follicle, and the best time to get banked.
If you’re looking to learn more about Acorn, check out these podcasts with Acorn CEO Dr. Drew Taylor on the future of regenerative medicine in skincare, sports, and health care.
When you think about anti-aging treatments, your mind goes to things like creams and surgical procedures. However, the world of anti-aging treatments is constantly evolving. Check out the timeline of regenerative treatments.
The regenerative properties of plants and the restrictions on the use of animals and humans in cosmetics has grabbed the interest of dermatology researchers and the cosmetics industry. But are they effective?
The image attached to your viability report is a picture of your hair follicle! It is taken with a powerful microscope and used as part of our viability assessment.
Recent science and studies show that we could increase our longevity by making a few changes to our lifestyle. Read more to find out how.
Regenerative medicine is an exciting field in the future of medicine, using your own cells to repair and regenerate damage caused by disease and aging.
Stem cells are special cells that have the ability to divide and differentiate into any other cell in the body. Read more about these important cells.
Regenerative medicine has gained significant traction in the scientific community over the years. Here we will break down the most exciting advances in 2021.
As of 2021, Canada has approved a total of 3 cellular therapeutic products for use on patients. Read on to find out which therapies are approved in Canada.