Everything about hair thinning

What is hair thinning and explain the causes and treatment options for hair thinning?

Dr. VJs Cosmetic Surgery & Hair Transplantation Centre: Hair thinning is a common condition in both Male and females, that is not linked to other health concerns. Millions of people are suffering from hair thinning or hair fall due to various conditions. No doubt, they try so many things and home remedies to treat this hair thinning condition.

To get the hair transplant in Visakhapatnam, you need to understand the causes of this condition. 

Causes of Hair Thinning

Old age

People who are in their 50s or 60s are at greater risk of hair thinning. It is normal in old age people that they start losing some amount of hair due to certain health conditions or hormonal changes as well. As we said above, in old age people start losing hair as well as volume and strength. After some time, this hair thinning leads them to bald spots or patches as well. This type of hair fall or patches can only be treated with the help of surgical treatment.

Male or female pattern hair loss

If you are suffering from male or female pattern hair loss, which is known as androgenetic alopecia. This androgenetic alopecia condition is caused due to changes in genes and hormones as well. A recent study reveals that almost 50% percent of people are experiencing hair fall or thinning as well.

In addition to this, women usually start losing hair or volume during the menopause period. And this condition can also affect teenagers and males in old age. You may not millions of people experience this condition if their parents had this problem previously. This is additionally known as hereditary hair fall.

Alopecia areata

This condition is explained as round patches on the scalp, which can affect your beard, eyebrows, and certain body parts as well. This condition basically experiences by children and caused due to genetic and environmental factors. Additionally, this condition can be treated with the help of injections, that are injected in the scalp and you have to get these injections at least up to 6 months.

Improper nutrition

People who do not take a proper and balanced diet are at greater risk of hair thinning or hair loss as well. You may not be aware of it that our body requires proper nutrients to grow new hair as well to maintain the healthy hair follicles. Our hair is made with keratin that is a type of protein, and you have to consume enough protein in your diet. Otherwise, you will experience hair thinning or hair fall as well.

You have to understand why a healthy or balanced diet is beneficial. A healthy or balanced diet is valuable to repair-:

  • Damage hair
  • Brittle hair shafts
  • dandruff
  • Hair thinning
  • Dryness

Vitamin D deficiency

Several people are suffering from vitamin deficiency, especially those who are residing in snowy areas such as Canada and the USA. In addition to this, people with vitamin D deficiency are at greater risk of hair thinning or hair fall as well. An investigation reveals that there is a great link between vitamin D deficiency and Alopecia areata.

Moreover, millions of people are suffering from hair thinning or hair fall due to extreme stress, during pregnancy, and certain medical conditions such as cancer.

Treatment for hair thinning

There are several treatment options are available for hair thinning such as:

Oral medications

Oral medications include Minoxidil and Finasteride, both these medications are valuable to treat hair thinning. These are available in the form of pills and solution, you must apply this solution to the affected area.

Hair transplant

This is the surgical treatment to treat hair fall in both sexes. This surgical treatment option has two types such as Fut and FUE. Your specialist will recommend you according to your hair fall or thinning condition.

Home remedies

  • You must stick to a healthy and balanced diet.
  • You can also go with an oil massage with essential oils such as rosemary, coconut, and jojoba oil.
  • You have to reduce your stress because it affects your body as well as hair badly.