Causes of Hair Loss in Women
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.
Preparing for Surgical Hair Restoration
Some things to know for the day of your hair restoration surgery.
Male Pattern Baldness 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.
Male Pattern Baldness Treatments
Two medications are approved for hair loss, and can be effective, especially if hair loss is caught and treated early.
Hair Loss: Glossary
Find definitions of common terms related to hair loss here.
Surgical Hair Restoration: What to Avoid in a Surgeon
Hair restoration surgery is not regulated in the U.S. and legally anyone with an MD can do hair restoration procedures. It's best to seek an experienced surgeon if you're considering hair restoration surgery. Here's what to stay away from.
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.
Hair Loss: Introduction
Hair restoration includes surgical and nonsurgical techniques to replace lost hair, including hair transplantation, and other techniques.
Hair Loss and Oral Contraceptives
Many forms of contraception, including the pill, hormone injections, and implants, may trigger hair loss.
Hair Loss: Tips for Buying a Hairpiece
What to look for, what to avoid when buying a hairpiece.