Female Hair Loss: hair loss in women, causes and treatment.
Now a days, hair loss and thinning in women is common. Some time due to genetics or certain medical reasons like thyroid etc. Hair loss in women is observed. The question of what can cause hair loss in women attributes to many factors ranging from simple nutritional deficiencies, hormonal changes or stress due to work or mental situati....Read More
Female Hair Loss
Female Hair Loss: hair loss in women, causes and treatment.
Now a days, hair loss and thinning in women is common. Some time due to genetics or certain medical reasons like thyroid etc. Hair loss in women is observed. The question of what can cause hair loss in women attributes to many factors ranging from simple nutritional deficiencies, hormonal changes or stress due to work or mental situation etc. The following section helps you to understand phenomenon of loss of hair in women and ways to prevent hair loss.
The causes of hair loss in females:
Some of the causes are briefed here.
Hair loss due to Certain Nutritional or Vitamin deficiencies: The subclinical nutritional deficiencies of Vit D3 , Vit B12 , iron are chiefly responsible for hair loss due to nutritional deficiencies in females. This can be prevented by following some good hair loss diet plan.
Hormonal hair loss in women: Variation in hormonal levels in the female body has been found to be important reason for hair loss in women. Various hormones that contribute to hormonal hair loss in women are thyroid hormones, oestrogen, progesterone, FHS, LH etc. Also, life changing events like pregnancy or menopause can also contribute to hormonal imbalance in women which may contribute to temporary hair loss.
Stress and hair loss in women: Both mental and physiological stress are increasingly becoming main contributors to hair loss in working women.
We at, HairMD- hair loss clinic in Pune, take care of hairs of our patients by providing them with the best hair loss treatment- customised cocktail therapy for hair loss which is based on proven medical research. Currently, finasteride and Minoxidil are mainstay treatment for hair loss in women and men- mainly to stop the progression of male pattern hair loss or baldness in females and males. Finasteride is a tablet which blocks the hormones- 5-alpha-reductase in the body which is responsible for hair loss. Minoxidil increases the vascularity i.e. blood flow of the scalp and promotes hair growth. Along with Finasteride and Minoxidil, various procedures like platelet rich plasma therapy (PRP), mesotherapy, micro needling, and low level laser light therapy (LLLT therapy for hair loss) are done to treat hair loss.
In PRP hair loss treatment, concentrated growth factors extracted from our own blood are delivered to hair follicles on the scalp. In microneedling for hair loss, thousands of micro punctures are created in our scalp with the help of micro needling derma roller devices. These micro punctures results in released of intrinsic growth factors at that site stimulate hair growth.
In low level laser light therapy (LLLT), light from a red cold laser is delivered to the hair, this laser light stimulates the hair follicles for faster growth. LLLT treatment is US FDA approved for hair loss problem. In mesotherapy, growth peptides, plane stem cell extract and various other growth factors are delivered locally to our hair.
All these hair loss treatment & procedures along with medication are responsible for the great results. We have been lucky to treatment more than 119023 & counting hair loss & related patients at HairMD and ClearSkin- Laser and hair clinic and could deliver successful results over the period of 28 years under the umbrella of Dr Dhananjay Chavan, MBBS, DDV- one of best dermatologist in Pune, Karad, Kolhapur.
Question:- I have thin freezy hair with hair fall. I want to change my lifestyle to get strong long hair.
Having good and beautiful hair is a dream of everyone. Good and thick hairs completely change a person’s look and increase confidence. There are various factors because of which we face hair loss in today’s life, the factors like poor nutrition, lack of good sleep, heredity, hormonal changes etc. if we take care of our hairs from the beginning stages, then so much extreme treatments like hair transplant is not required.
Let’s talk about all the factors in details, which will help us to control our hair loss.
Poor nutrition: Nutrition plays a very vital role in our life, and it's interconnected to give you good hair. Having good protein-rich foods like tofu, paneer, soy products, milk, omega 3, 6 fatty acids, and flax seeds, all fruits, and vegetable etc. Avoiding all fried items. Drinking a good amount of water. All these changes in our life will help us to have very good hairs for ages.
Lack of sleep: A normal 8 hrs of sleep is must to have a good lifestyle and good hairs. Due to work pressure, its seen everyone is not able to sleep for 8 hrs and which results in hair loss. having good sleep and proper nutrition is one of the best for controlling hair loss.
Heredity: Another big factor for hair loss is genetics. But if you take care of your hairs from an earlier age, with the above mention reasons, and with dermatologist concern then it will help you to maintain hairs for long years.
Hormonal changes: In these factors, most women are seen to have heavy hair fall. A Hormonal change plays a big role in hair loss. Make sure to meet a gynecologist and start with the medications which will help you to control your hormonal levels. And at the same time, meet a dermatologist to get your hair fall under control and follow a good diet
Keeping all these factors in mind from the beginning then it will be beneficial to have good and thick hairs. If required you can undergo some treatments as well as PRP treatments, micro needling, Derma roller with some USA FDA approved medications like Minoxidil & Finasteride as well. All together when we follow these factors and take help of dermatologist at the beginning stage then chances of hair retention become more positive.