About Hair Loss
Hair loss is one of the most disturbing misfortunes that happen to most ladies, in men baldness is commonly associated with high levels of testosterone, and therefore it’s more common to them than to their counterparts. This, thus, makes baldness in women a very sensitive matter since their hair constitutes a more significant portion of their beauty. The issue has prompted beauticians to come up with numerous ways of masquerading the hair loss and among the ways is by hair replacement and use of real human hair wigs.
On the other hand, there are those that do not suffer from this condition, but they either have a slow growth rate or have a different hair preference other than theirs. This lot has found more solutions in wigs and extensions that give them the ultimate intended look. These methods are relatively cheap compared to hair transplant and other advanced permanent solutions to hair loss.
What Causes hair loss in women.Genetic causes
Some women are born with a genetic makeup that leads to hair loss. Androgenic alopecia is the genetically inherited condition that causes baldness mostly in women. This can, however, be noticed earlier in life and therefore mitigating remedies can be applied to prevent one from becoming completely bald.
Lack of minerals such as Iron
Deficiency of this essential mineral can cause balding especially to women who experience heavy menstrual periods without putting up a plan to replenish the lost Iron. Beside anemic condition, hair growth is also impaired, and it is one of the early indicators of this disease.Also protein and other minerals such as vitamins are equally important for healthy hair growth and it is of great essence to ensure that you balance your diet.
Hair loss (alopecia) can affect just your scalp or your entire body, and it can be temporary or permanent. It can be the result of heredity, hormonal changes, medical conditions or a normal part of aging. Anyone can lose hair on their head, but it’s more common in men.
Baldness typically refers to excessive hair loss from your scalp
Hereditary hair loss with age is the most common cause of baldness. Some people prefer to let their hair loss run its course untreated and unhidden. Others may cover it up with hairstyles, makeup, hats or scarves. And still others choose one of the treatments available to prevent further hair loss or restore growth.
Hair loss can appear in many different ways, depending on what’s causing it. It can come on suddenly or gradually and affect just your scalp or your whole body.
Gradual thinning on top of head.
This is the most common type of hair loss, affecting people as they age. In men, hair often begins to recede at the hairline on the forehead. Women typically have a broadening of the part in their hair. An increasingly common hair loss pattern in older women is a receding hairline (frontal fibrosing
Too much Hair-do
Once in a while styling is advisable but too much of setting, excessive use of chemicals, dying and other hair treatments can lead to the weakening of the hair and hence its impaired growth. Heat, for example, used when blow drying has an adverse effect on the hair shafts when done so often.
An autoimmune condition is where the body’s immune system fails to recognize specific body cells and attacks them as foreign. Condition like lupus is one where the immune system attacks any cell and when it attacks the follicle cells, hair growth is compromised.
Any form of stress affects the immune system and some of the effects are manifested through conditions like Dandruffs and thinning of the scalp. Avoiding these stress and proper rehydrating can take care of this.
No woman should suffer from baldness, get yourself a nice human hair wig or a clip on hair topper and regain your elegance.