Hair Loss in Women
Hair loss is not just a problem for men. Many women are afflicted by the condition as well.
Help for Hair Loss: Surgical Hair Restoration -- What to Look for in a Surgeon
Looking for a reputable hair restoration surgeon? Here are questions to ask, considerations to keep in mind, and the type of surgeon or clinic to seek.
Hair Loss Glossary
Find definitions of common terms related to hair loss here.
Are You a Candidate for Surgical Hair Restoration?
Not everyone or every hair loss condition lends itself to hair restoration surgery. Who are the best candidates? Find out here.
Men's Hair Loss Causes
Male pattern hair loss stems from hair follicles on the scalp that are genetically sensitive to dihydrotestosterone (DHT), a by-product of testosterone. DHT harms the follicle so that hair does not grow.
Understanding Hair Restoration
How surgical hair restoration works: where donor hair comes from, how hair type and skin color play a role, and other factors.
Women's Hair Loss Causes
Women's hair loss shares many of the same causes as men's hair loss, in addition to such conditions as pregnancy, childbirth, and menopause.
Women's Hair Loss and Oral Contraceptives
Many forms of contraception ¿ including the pill, hormone injections, and implants ¿ may trigger hair loss.
Introduction to Hair Loss in Children
Like adults, children suffer from hair loss. It accounts for a number of pediatrician visits each year. WebMD takes a look at children's hair loss.
Hair Shaft Defects
Damage to the hair fiber can lead to hair loss. This article describes some hair shaft defects that cause hair loss.