How to Prevent Hair Loss in Men and Women

  You may be experiencing hair loss, and that may be causing you alarm or even anxiety. You may be wondering if you can get your hair back, or prevent hair loss in the first place. Let’s get straight to the facts. Daily hair loss is normal Many people are alarmed to see dozens of
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Treatment Options for Early Signs of Balding

If you are seeking out information about the early signs of balding, it’s very likely that you believe you are experiencing the beginning stages of male pattern baldness (MPB) yourself. There are options for early signs of balding While it can be alarming and even cause anxiety to note that you seem to be losing
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How to treat hair loss — what are the options?

There are many options for treating hair loss, including topical, medical and surgical modalities. Each is effective in its own way, and many modalities can be combined. Combining options may help you save the hair you have, re-grow lost hair, and even move hair from areas where it is plentiful and robust to areas where
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Balding at 20? Is it time for a hair transplant?

  When and why it may be too early for a hair transplant. If you are a relatively young man who is noticing signs of hair loss, it can be quite distressing. You may have begun to notice your hair thinning or receding at the temples but still intact at the forehead. If you are
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What is the Ludwig Scale?

The Ludwig hair loss scale illustrates progressive hair loss patterns in women. It defines several common types of hair loss patterns associated with female pattern baldness and can help you determine your level of hair loss. It is useful for purposes of diagnosis and discussion and can help you and your doctor determine next steps.
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Everything to Know about DHT and Hair Loss

  If you are battling male pattern baldness, Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) is enemy number one. DHT is a sex steroid present in the body and is a derivative of testosterone. It is, quite simply, the hormone behind male hair loss. Let’s examine its characteristics, and then discuss ways to mitigate its effects. DHT and hair loss
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Is there really a cure for baldness?

A true cure for baldness does not yet exist. Some procedures show promise, such as hair cloning, which will perhaps be available as early as 2027. Stem cell procedures are still in the formative stages and currently stem cells cannot address hair loss at all. If you are looking to pop a pill or get
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Rogaine side effects — what is the straight scoop?

Minoxidil, which is sold under the brand name Rogaine®, has been prescribed for hair loss since the 1980s. It is very effective in approximately 50% of people. It has no reported drug interactions, and millions of men and women use Rogaine every day without any side effects whatsoever. Like all drugs, it should be used
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