Hair loss may come as a surprise, but it is no mystery. There is always a cause. And the cause can be diagnosed by a physician hair restoration specialist, who can recommend appropriate treatment. Both men and women suffer hair loss but patterns may be different in women than in men.
Male Hair Loss & Pattern Baldness
Male pattern baldness, or androgenetic alopecia, is the most common type of hair loss found in men and is an inherited condition.
The Hair Growth Cycle
It is important to understand the normal hair growth cycle to understand the conditions under which hair loss can occur.
Female Hair Loss & Pattern Baldness
Female pattern baldness, or female androgenetic alopecia, is the most common type of hair loss in women and is more common than generally believed. This condition is also inherited.
Hair Loss Diagnosis & Analysis
Before recommending or performing a hair restoration procedure, a physician will conduct a scalp examination to determine the cause of your hair loss.
Other Causes of Hair Loss
Hair loss can be caused by a number of other factors other than inherited pattern baldness, including stress, bacterial, or self-induced.