4 common causes of hair loss and treatment

★Androgenetic alopecia

1. Androgenetic alopecia, also known as seborrheic alopecia, is the most common type of clinical hair loss, most of which is caused by genetic factors.

2. Male male to take off

Early manifestations of the forehead, bilateral frontal hair line retraction, or the top of the head progressive hair loss, scalp gradually exposed area expanded, usually accompanied by increased scalp oil secretion symptoms.

3. Androgenetic alopecia in women

The main manifestations are diffuse sparse and fine at the top of the head, and the scalp will not be completely exposed at the hair loss, and the hairline position will not be affected, also accompanied by the symptoms of increased scalp oil secretion.

★ Alopecia areata

The main manifestation is limited patchy hair loss. This is the sudden appearance of round hair loss on the head.

Spot is bald can continue to develop, confluence, until the hair of whole head is taken off call whole bald, serious when further development even, the eyebrow of people, axilla hair, pubic hair can fall off completely, call general bald.

★ Psychoalopecia

General this kind of circumstance, because mental pressure is too big, often stay up late, and in the mood of tension, anxiety for a long time, bring about trichomadesis.

Below the action of these mood skin organizes muscle layer to contract, bring about blood flow not free, cause local blood circulatory obstacle, bring about hair malnutrition, bring about trichomadesis thereby.

★ Hair loss due to trauma and inflammatory diseases

Skin injuries to the head, such as bruises and burns, can lead to hair loss. Some superficial wounds heal and can regrow hair, while damaged hair follicles cannot regrow hair and can only be repaired with hair transplants.

But how to fix kind of problems?

1. Medicine

Men with androgenetic alopecia can take the drug finasteride internally, which reduces hair loss after 3 months and has an effective rate of 65% to 90% after a year.

Women with androgenetic alopecia may take the drug Spironolactone or dacin-35 internally.

(Because each person's physical condition is different, specific medication needs to be used under the guidance of the clinician.)

2. Topical medication - Minoxidil

For both men and women, apply to the scalp in the area of hair loss. An increase in resting hair loss may occur during the first 1-2 months of use, after which hair loss is less noticeable with further use.

3. Hair Transplant

Hair transplantation is a method of extracting and processing hair follicles from non-hair loss areas (e.g., back of the head, beard, armpits, etc.) and then transplanting them to areas of hair loss or baldness to achieve an aesthetically pleasing appearance.

*Generally transplanted hairs will show varying degrees of shedding 2-4 weeks after surgery, with more significant shedding occurring around 2 months and regrowing 4-6 months after surgery.

Therefore, it takes 6-9 months post-operatively to see visible results.

4. Lescolton Laser Hair Regrowth Therapy Device

LLLT low energy laser therapy leads to the "activation" of scalp cells. From promoting the release of growth factors to improving blood circulation in the scalp, it promotes hair growth by improving the scalp microenvironment.

LLLT is now written into medical treatment guidelines as an adjunctive treatment.

Post time: Mar-29-2022