Hair Loss in Men and Women

Updated: Sep 23

Do you think you are alone who is facing the issue of thinning hair? No, my dear!

In fact, there’s a whole community of men and women out there with thinning hair. Millions of people around the globe experience hair loss.

Hair Loss is a very common problem. You would be amazed to know that about half of the men and around 20% of the women under the age of 50, get affected by hair thinning or hair loss. Now you might ask why hair loss is so pervasive? The most common condition that affects most people at some point in their lives is hair loss without scarring of the scalp.

Since there are many types of hair loss, finding the main cause can be challenging. But in modern days, the top three variables are stress, inflammation and hormones.

Common balding in both men and women is due to the effect of testosterone metabolites in genetically susceptible hair follicles.

Alopecia areata is a form of hair loss produced by the autoimmune destruction of hair follicles in local areas of the skin. Telogen Effluvium is another common type of hair loss which occurs after any fo