Male Hair Loss
What are the causes for hair loss in males?
Most common cause of hair loss in males is male sex hormones (androgenentic alopecia) which is genetically determined. Other causes include nutritional deficiency, severe dandruff, stress, infection and side effects of medicines.
When should I take treatment or consult a doctor?
Hair loss in males usually begins in early twenties and is gradually progressive. Mild degree of frontal baldness is seen in almost 90% males. Excessive hair loss (hair seen coming out while washing, combing or over pillow), rapidly progressive hair loss or visible baldness over scalp are indication for treatment. Loss of hair means loss of confidence, so consult your doctor early.
What are the treatment options?
Both medical as well as surgical options are available for treating hair loss at JaipurSkincity. After examination of patient and taking detailed history about disease a separate treatment plan is devised for each patientin early stages of hair loss, it can be treated with medicines only but those who have visible baldness surgery is the best option.
I am having completely bald patches over my head. Will my hair regrow?
Remember no medicine can regrow hair in cases with complete baldness. This is in same fashion as you cannot grow a plant without roots. So patients are advised to beware of faulty advertising over t.v. or in newspapers. Treatment should be scientifically proven. Only hair transplant is a option in bald patches to regrow hair.