All About Hairloss and Baldness


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Before it gets severe, it's always advised to treat hair loss problem seriously. There could be various reasons which you can suffer from this problem for. Understand the reasons and find remedies to keep your confidence level high as always.

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All About Hairloss and Baldness

  1. 1. A common scenario
  2. 2. 80% men start losing hair in their late 50s. Thanks to modern lifestyle, many of them also go bald in their 20s. Source: American Hair Loss Association
  3. 3. Breaking the hair loss
  4. 4. Wearing baseball cap or helmet doesn’t cause baldness. Neither does masturbation or frequent sex cause hair loss. Brushing, combing or styling of hair never prompts hair loss. However, avoid being too harsh with your hair. This helps avoid
  5. 5. Say goodbye to
  6. 6. studies there’s a proved that strong relation between male pattern baldness and smoking. Hence, if you need a good and valid reason to give up smoking, premature
  7. 7. Hair loss – Is it a
  8. 8. loss or alopecia is not an indication of a health problem; neither does it pose any health hazard. However, it has a negative impact on your looks and personality. Baldness makes you look far older
  9. 9. Probable reasons
  10. 10. hair loss is caused by genetic trait. Either parent could be responsible for this. Some other popular reasons are – taking excessive vitamin A, lack of sufficient protein and some other medical conditions. Excessive stress or illness
  11. 11. Retain the existing
  12. 12. easier than transplanting it once it’s all gone. If you want to keep the hair on your head, take care before it gets too late. But, stay cautious! A majority of the treatments and hair loss products are nothing but sham. In case of any doubt or suspicion, consult a physician or
  13. 13. Minoxidil – Popular hair
  14. 14. shot way to treat male pattern baldness, one can definitely slow down the process with some medicines or drugs. An FDA-approved medication, Minoxidil, is quite popular. On its application to your scalp, it decelerates the pace of hair loss in men. The biggest disadvantage to this medicine
  15. 15. Male pattern baldness A detailed view –
  16. 16. male pattern baldness is a thinning, M curved hairline. Gradually, the hair on your crown starts receding, leaving a bald patch on your head. Ultimately, the two lines get together, leaving a thin section of hair on the
  17. 17. Male pattern baldness hormonal effect – the
  18. 18. pattern baldness, the DHT hormone causes hair follicles to contract or reduce. Over time, these follicles shrivel so much that it stops any further
  19. 19. Hair loss medicine –
  20. 20. prescription capsule, finasteride decelerates hair loss by controlling the production of DHT in the body. In some cases, men have also noticed growth of new hair. Generally, it’s believed to work far better than other medicines like minoxidil. However, this
  21. 21. Does a hairpiece prove
  22. 22. come a long way from how they looked a decade back. Today, they’re available in a range of quality and cost. However, they need regular care and maintenance. When buying, make sure that you choose one that suits
  23. 23. Hair transplant –
  24. 24. where the surgeon takes healthy hair follicles from the side and back of your head and transfer them to the bald portions. After a couple of months, you notice new growth of hair on your head. Within a short time span, your hair starts looking normal. You
  25. 25. Try the hair
  26. 26. some styling techniques that make your bald patches less visible. For example, if you cut your hair short, you can avoid excessive combing. Again, you can use styling products that add volume and texture to your hair. Above everything, follow a
  27. 27. Maintain a positive
  28. 28. important part of your personality, it never defines your masculinity; rather, good behavior and deeds do. Also focus on remaining fit and healthy. If you’re in good shape and have full confidence, nothing can hamper your personality. So, be
  29. 29. ““Long hair…. is, in Long hair…. is, in peace, an ornament; in peace, an ornament; in war, a strong helmet; it war, a strong helmet; it deadens the leaden deadens the leaden thump of a bullet: in thump of a bullet: in winter, it is a warm winter, it is a warm nightcap; in summer, a nightcap; in summer, a cooling fan of cooling fan of feathers.” feathers.” Thomas Dekker The Guls Horne Booke, 1609
  30. 30. The Surgical Technique to Restore Hair
  31. 31. Need More Hair? to speak with Dr. Maneesh Sonthalia