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About Hair Loss

What is Hair Loss?

All you wanted to know about hair loss treatment

There are many causes of hair loss. Stress, poor dietary intake, hormonal imbalance, thyroid, kidney failure, liver failure, skin diseases, menopause, pregnancy, and fungal infections are some of the various factors that result in hair loss. Studies reveal that the effect of hair loss is emotionally distressing. Most people who suffer from hair loss problem feel low self-esteem and low confidence. They feel embarrassed about their physical appearance and deliberately try to avoid going out and meeting people. The effect of hair loss is also seen on one’s professional and personal life.

Thankfully, with the advent in medical science, a number of hair loss treatments have come up to help people regain their lost hair.

What is hair loss treatment?

Hair loss treatment is the treatment available for both men and women who have lost some or most of their hair. Hair loss treatments help slow down the hair loss process and allow one to hold on to their mane for longer if they have started to disappear. In some cases, hair loss treatments also help one to regain the lost hair by enabling hair regeneration. By virtue of undergoing the hair loss treatment, people experience growth of new, healthy, and strong hair.

There are different types of hair loss treatment, such as natural hair loss treatment, homeopathy hair loss treatment, herbal hair loss treatment, and surgical hair loss treatment. Most people avail natural hair loss treatment since it is safe, cost-effective, and has no side-effects. Natural hair loss treatment involves eating healthy foods that promote hair growth and health. Foods that are rich in protein help in strengthening hair and in preventing hair loss. Daily intake of meat, eggs, fish, soya, beans, and nuts is good for preventing and treating hair loss.

Another natural method to treat hair loss is to manage stress. Stress increases hair loss. By managing stress, one can control hair fall and hair loss to a large extent.

Surgical hair loss treatment is also gaining a lot of popularity these days due to the results promised by it. Since natural hair loss treatment takes time to show any results, a lot of people choose surgical hair loss treatment to get hair quickly and easily.

The type of hair loss treatment that one should get should depend on the cause of hair loss.

Who can get hair loss treatment?

Both men and women who are suffering from hair loss problem can get the hair loss treatment. If you are losing large amount of hair every day and you are not feeling well at the same time, you must see a doctor right away.

Usually, dermatologists perform a physical examination and look at the underlying skin to understand the pattern and distribution of hair loss. In some cases, extra tests are performed to examine the thickness, length, structure and growth phase of the hair. If hair loss is severe, blood tests and X-rays are conducted to decide which hair loss treatment would work the best for the patient.

Who is the best candidate?

Both men and women who are suffering from hair loss problem can get the hair loss treatment.

Side effects:

Depending on the hair loss treatment that you choose and your individual hair loss problem and pattern, you may experience the following side-effects, Allergic reactions Breathing problems Loss of appetite Weight loss Fainting Burning or itching sensation in the eyes Erectile dysfunction Male breasts Anxiety depression Infertility Loss of sex drive The above side-effects and risks can be controlled to a large extent by getting the hair loss treatment from a qualified and experienced dermatologist or physician specialising in hair loss treatment.

What is the Cost?

The cost of hair loss treatment varies depending on the cause of hair loss, the extent of hair loss, the type of hair loss treatment, location, experience of the physician or surgeon, and the results that one desires to achieve. To get the exact price of the hair loss treatment, consult your hair loss specialist.

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