Several health concerns can affect the condition of hair and although hair lossis usually a middle-aged man’s ailment, environmental factors also contribute to it. Often younger men and women are affected.
Hair loss due to genetic reason is the most common problem seen in patients, affecting approximately 80% of men and 50% of women.
Stress hormonal problems, nutritional deficiencies, pregnancy, and serious illness are just a few things that can affect hair growth.
Iron deficiency is a major problem in women. Excess dieting can show up as hair loss, and there are many instances where women have dieted so severely to get into their wedding dresses that it has resulted in them losing their hair. Excessive shedding can also be emotionally stimulated.
In the case of anorexia, hair loss is one of the first symptoms. Another common cause of hair loss in women in childbirth. The high levels of estragon in the body during that time is the cause.
After birth hormonal changes again can result in post-partum hair loss. Although, hair growth returns to normal between six and 12 months.
Additionally, under- or over-active thyroid also result in hair loss.
The good news is that hair loss is not always inevitable or irreversible. If the cause of the problem is identified it can, in most cases, be treated. The following are some simple remedies-
- address the diet if there is an iron-deficiency,
- receive the right medication for a thyroid condition
- avoid exposure to particular chemicals,
These should help to reduce hair loss and normal hair growth should resume. If that does not happen a specialist should be consulted to identify the problem and get the right advice and treatment. If normal hair growth does not resume within a few months, or if hair fall continues, specific treatment for it may be needed.
There are various conventional treatments available for hair loss. Oral medications and steroid injections are the most widely used.
A holistic hair loss treatment must be done that goes to the root of the problem.
A Computerised Hair Testand a Genetic test is carried out to know the exact cause of the loss.
There are instant to long-lasting solutions for hair fall treatments.
Some of them are-
- Instant hair treatment-covering the patches by artificial fibers.
- Hair vitalizing treatment-laser treatment
- Gro Hair- a nonsurgical treatment
- Transdermal Method Treatment- works on stem cell
- Hair Transplant- long-lasting result
- Quick hair- wig from natural hair