Signs of female pattern hair loss — are you at risk?

Hair Transplant
Oct 9, 2017 · 3 min read

Male pattern hair loss is one of the things that men worry about. It’s not true that only men have to suffer hair loss. But due to many factors, women also have to face hair fall. And female pattern hair loss is very common nowadays.

It may occur in teenage girls due to numerous factors but is far more common in women during pregnancy or when women start using birth control pills. By the time when women reach at the age of 65, 50% will have been affected by the female hair loss problem.

Causes of Female Pattern Hair Loss:

The main factor which contributes to causing female pattern hair fall is due to the hair follicles, being genetically more sensitive to testosterone in the blood.

Other common Factors of Hair Loss in Women can be:

  • Emotional Stress
  • Crash Diets or skipping of meals
  • Nutritional Deficiencies

Hair can also be Damaged due to the:

  • Over-styling hair with heat like straighteners, curlers. Hair dryers
  • Getting a Hair color too often

Warning Signs of Female Pattern Hair Loss:

According to the Dermatologist of the Hair Transplant Clinic, Female pattern hair loss typically appears with gradual hair thinning on the crown region with a widened parting. And the hair line is not affected unlike in men.

But sometimes, female pattern hair loss can show its signs by excessive hair shedding before the prominent hair thinning is observed.

What can be done to Control Female Pattern Hair Loss?

Tips to Control Hair Loss:

  • Make a habit to wash your hair twice a week.
  • Refrain from using heating tools for styling your hair.
  • Avoid using permanent hair products
  • Try to make loose hair styles like loose braid, ponytail, and bun.
  • Eat a balanced diet
  • Try to reduce your stress by participating in different activities like cooking, reading a novel etc.

Abstain from Short-Term Treatments:

If you are observing early signs of Female pattern hair loss, then don’t use any kind of temporary treatments like Minoxidil, home remedies, scalp injections, hair regrowth tonics like creams, gels, sprays etc.

Because these are the best way to waste money and time as well. These products only promise to produce desired outcomes but fail to fulfill their claims.

Consultation with the Trichologist at the Hair Transplant Centre:

It’s really important to consult a trichologist when you start observing the early symptoms of female pattern hair loss before it’s too late. For that, you should arrange an appointment with the dermatologist at the hair transplant clinic.

So that he will examine your scalp very carefully. And afterward, he may recommend you to get a suitable treatment or to get a female hair loss treatment in Dubai from the hair transplant center.

Sooner the treatment is started for female pattern hair loss, the more effective it is in preventing further hair loss.

Why Choose the Hair Transplant Centre:

At the hair transplant center, we have a team of board qualified, well trained and well-recognised surgeons, who have a lot of experience in the relevant field.

You can get a free consultation with one of them just by filling out the form below.

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