I've receding hairline around my temples and I'm just 21.Its genetic in my case.Can derma roller help me?
Hello, this is a most frequently asked question in my OPD. In my 30 years of practice, in recent time only many young boys are facing this problem , I won't say only genetic predisposition plays role in it but its kind of synchronous outcome of many factors like hectic and stressful lifestyle, non-nutritious fast food consumption, disturbed cortisol levels due to many factors and of course hereditary factor is the most important factor which you are experiencing
Here is my video on male hair loss in all
Now the exact answer to your question
YES, derma roller does work in receding hairline and other types of hair loss excluding telogen and anagen effluvium. I will tell basic mechanism of action behind derma roller. as you know it punctures your scalp with the microporing mechanism which in turns increases the vascular ( i.e. blood flow) flow to the hair root. it also increases the flow of growth factors to the hair roots.
This is all theory now I will tell you my practical opinion. if you use the only dermaroller then it might not help you to get rid of your hair loss problem. so what should you do?
Here it is
according to me, these are the treatment modalities you should go for
But please remember this is not at all my prescription, I request you to visit a good dermatologist nearby you and get examined properly for the root cause of your hair loss and get a proper prescription from him or her.
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