causes of hair loss

Some of the Top Reasons Why You Might Experience Hair Loss

Hair loss can be quite a traumatic condition and is experienced by both males and females. There are several causes of hair loss, but the good news is that many of the conditions are very treatable.  What constitutes hair loss? When people think about hair loss, often they think about hair loss affecting the scalp, but the reality is that …

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Is My Hair Loss Due to Alopecia Areata?

Experiencing hair loss can be extremely distressing, and is an affliction that can affect men, women and children. The first step that needs to be taken when dealing with hair loss is to determine the underlying cause, after which the relevant treatments and solutions can be sought.  One condition that results in hair loss, across all ages, is an autoimmune …

Top 5 Reasons Why Men Lose Their Hair

1. Genetics If you’re losing your hair, this might be a fact from your parents. Genetics do play a pretty big role in whether or not you go bald also when, where, and what type. Scientifically it has been posed that your genes may affect how sensitive your hair follicles are to a hormone called DHT (dihydrotestosterone), which causes the …

What to expect when approaching a Hair Renewal Clinic

  In this day and age, both men and women are a lot more aware of their personal image and the way others perceive them. Hair loss can often be scary, embarrassing and a knock to your self-confidence as it is a condition that affects your physical appearance, which is why most people try to treat it themselves with store …

Hair Loss Causes

[Hair Loss Demystified] What Millions of South African’s Don’t Know About Hair Loss Day after day we help men and women of all ages, who suffer from hair loss. In this post I discuss a couple of very important things these people – and millions of others just like them – don’t know (but ought to know) about hair loss… …

DHT and Hairloss

DHT and Hairloss Dihydrotestosterone, also known as DHT, causes 95% of all hair loss. What I will be covering in this post… What is DHT? What Causes DHT? How Do I Get Rid of DHT? What Does DHT Do? DHT reduces hair follicles by shortening the Anagen phase and/or lengthening the Telogen phase. This causes the hair follicles to slowly …

Trichotillomania

Trichotillomania (“Trich”) – How We Can Help What is Trichotillomania? & What is compulsive hair pulling? Trichotillomania commonly known as “Trich”, is a disorder that causes people to pull out the hair from their scalp, eyelashes, eyebrows, pubic areas, underarms, beard, chest, legs or other parts of the body, resulting in noticeable bald patches. What causes Trich? The cause of …

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Hair Loss and Self-Esteem

[Hair Loss Breakthrough] Get Back Your Confidence – Even If You’ve Lost Your Hair Let’s get real  I think no one, given the choice, would want to lose their hair. Our hair is our crowning glory and the emotional aspects of living with hair loss whether male or female can be challenging. For some, they discover their hair loss overnight …