There are now a variety of effective Alopecia Areata hair loss solutions for men, women and children to combat the appearance of alopecia areata hair loss. The condition known as Alopecia Areata causes you to lose your hair, either in patches or all together. In most cases, this Alopecia Areata (sometimes called spot hair loss) can cause hair loss on the scalp for both men and women, and can affect the beard area in men. Alopecia Areata all starts with your own immune system, which attacks hair follicles where hair grows. Due to the high value of appearance in society, it’s no surprise this disease takes its toll on a psychological level. Physical Appearance Photo Credit: Wikipedia The pattern of hair loss could come in bald patches, stubby patches, or could come of completely over the entire body. After this point, the hair growth is usually sporadic and will show in different places. The normal wait period for hair regrowth is usually a few months, but in some cases is much longer. Hair styling with bald patches can be very frustrating, and even if fixes are made, wind or a draft from a ceiling fan can mess [...]
About Dylan JohnsonDylan Johnson is the clinical director of PAI Medical Hair Restoration in McLean, Virginia, an internationally recognized Hair Restoration clinic in McLean, Virginia provides all proven method of surgical hair transplants and non-surgical hair loss treatment for men and women throughout the McLean, Arlington, Washington DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia regions.
Hair loss causes for men and women often is debilitating to their confidence. Regardless of age, when someone starts to see their hair is thinning, it brings on the initial reaction of worry, fear and insecurity. Then add information about hair loss and hair loss treatment that are mixed truth and myth, and it can be very confusing and frustrating. Having hair loss is bad enough but receiving misinformation about its causes and treatments just adds to the problem. To clear things, up we have listed down some of the most common misconceptions about hair loss causes and treatments to give you the truth behind them. Hair loss is caused by high testosterone levels The fact is, high levels of testosterone don’t actually cause hair loss. It’s caused by sensitivity to dihydrotestosterone or most often referred to as DHT, a hormone and natural compound of testosterone. Wearing hats causes hair loss As we stated in the last answer, hair loss can happen because of sensitivity to DHT. It doesn’t because of the type of hat you wear or even how often you wear a hat. It is not going to cause you to develop hair loss. The only time a [...]
There is no mistaking the image you get when you think of a young person. One image that comes to mind is someone with full, thick hair. When it is comes to hair loss for men, the scientific community has been at a loss in how to deal with it. Anyone who is losing their hair always seem to ask, is there anything that can be done to give me back my hair? As scientists continue to ponder how to help re-grow hair, there are things you should understand about what has caused your hair loss in the first place. The Causes of Male Pattern Baldness Male pattern baldness is the phrase that is often used to describe baldness. Women can suffer from this as well, only women usually shed hair all over their scalp. For men the cause of hair loss is linked to sensitivity to the hormone dihydrotestosterone (DHT). Some individuals have hair follicles are very sensitive to this hormone. The degree of sensitivity levels are generally genetic. This is why male pattern baldness runs in families. If you have ever gone through your family photos you may have noticed a pattern of family members with different degrees [...]