Should I treat inherited hair loss with medication?
This information will help you understand your choices, whether you share in the decision - making process or rely on your doctor's recommendation.This Decision Point is for people with inherited hair loss (androgenetic alopecia) only. If your hair loss has another cause, talk with your hair professional about your treatment choices.Key points in making your decisionEveryone has some hair loss ...
Hair Loss in Women
Hair loss is not just a problem for men. Many women are afflicted by the condition as well.
Male Pattern Baldness
An overview of male hair loss, which affects most men at some point in their life.
Surgical Hair Restoration
Most people considering surgical hair restoration are not aware of the scope and the pitfalls of this medical specialty.
This condition indicates not hair loss, but no hair growth at all. It seems to be a genetic disease, and can happen at birth.
Women’s Hair Loss and Hair Restoration
Some women with hair loss make good candidates for hair restoration surgery. Learn more here.
Telogen Effluvium and Other Effluviums
Effluviums are a certain type of hair loss condition. They affect different phases of the hair growth cycle. This article describes the definition, the cause, and treatments.
Scarring alopecia affects both men and women, and it can cause irreversible damage of the hair follicles, replacing them with scar tissue. This article describes its definition and treatments.
Alopecia areata is a common hair loss condition that seems to be related to immune system dysfunction. It appears as well-defined circular bald patches on the scalp, and can affect men, women, and children.
Nonsurgical hair replacement can be an effective option for those who have suffered hair loss.