You might see an expert on hair loss (some dermatologists or hair transplant doctors might be helpful). The only FDA approved treatment available for women is topical minoxidil (Rogaine).
I am not an expert in hormones, but things in medicine are not so binary. Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) is the cause of hair loss in men (not women) who are genetically predisposed to hair loss. You can have a high level of DHT and still have a full head of hair. Women lose hair in a
Snippet from the article: Full article at University of Michigan — Women and war: The toll of deployment on physical health Being in a new environment a long way from home, missing loved ones, and certainly war itself can all be extremely stressful, so I can’t say I’m entirely shocked by the high percentages of
We have heard of people who initially lose hair when they start Rogaine (minoxidil), the theory in this process is that Rogaine resets the hair cycle and hair that is falling out is actually the hair follicles going into a dormant stage (telogen and catagen). Have you seen your primary care physician or a physician
Every bit of information educates the public. Interesting reading. From the article — Read the full article by Dr. Judith Reichman: Today – What women can do to stop hair loss
Many women get a very thin corner that develops over time. The hair is miniaturized, but most often not lost. It grows slowly and rarely bothers the women. It has been suggested that women with this corner thinning, may have some form of genetic balding like the Class 3 males with corner recession.
Many women can not get real benefits from a hair transplant, so that is why I want to see pictures. There is no substitute for a direct examination of your hair with miniaturization studies to determine just where your hair loss is and how good your donor area is. Most women with genetic hair loss
Many of these autoimmune diseases are related to each other. Pseudopelade is another type of scarring alopecia. This is the world in which the dermatologist is supreme. Look at what dermatologist and world-class hair transplant doc Robert Bernstein said about the various diseases that are related: BernsteinMedical – The Diagnosis of Hair Loss in Women.
When a balding man develops accelerated hair loss from stress, then that hair loss is usually not reversible on its own without some medical intervention. If the hair loss is recent and the man is young (generally under 30), then it may be stopped or reversed with Propecia (possibly Rogaine, although less likely). Reversals is
Hair loss can be genetic without anyone in your family being bald. This is because hair loss gene does not follow a predictable Mendelian genetic inheritance pattern. Hair loss in women is more complicated than hair loss in men, because it does not manifest itself in a specific pattern. While birth control pills and extensive