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Doctor insights on: How Many Hairs Fall Out In A Day For A Young Female

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How many hairs fall out in a day for a young female?

How many hairs fall out in a day for a young female?

50-150 per day: Is consider normal hair loss, without causing baldness. . Around 50 to 150 hairs are shed each day and, while there is a wide individual variation, it is important to realise it is the change within the individual that is critical. As long as new hairs are being produced at the same rate as those falling out there will be no difference in hair density or hair shedding. ...Read more

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What is the reason of sudden diffuse hair fall in young female provided that she has no telogen effluivm nd she is otherwise healthy?

What is the reason of sudden diffuse hair fall in young female provided that she has no telogen effluivm nd she is otherwise healthy?

Many possibilities : hormones, infection, inflammatory illness can do this . You can ask your physician or have you see see a dermatologist ...Read more

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Small dark hairs on the chin of a young female. Why?

Small dark hairs on the chin of a young female. Why?

Depends on age: It is normal for girls to have fine (vellus) hair on the face. At puberty, some girls will develop a few dark (terminal) hairs as circulating hormones (estrogen, testosterone) increase. Heredity is a strong predictor of facial hair and it is common for women in certain ethnic groups. Heavy facial hair (hirsutism) is abnormal especially if accompanied by voice change, irregular periods and balding. ...Read more

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I am female I have hair fall how can I stop this hair fall.?

I am female I have hair fall how can I stop this hair fall.?

Telogen Effluvium: Telogen effluvium is a form of nonscarring alopecia characterized by diffuse hair shedding, often with an acute onset. A chronic form with a more insidious onset and a longer duration also exists.Telogen effluvium is a reactive process caused by a metabolic or hormonal stress or by medications. Generally, recovery is spontaneous and occurs within 6 months. Treat with B12 injections every month. ...Read more

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What are some of the medications used for chronic hair fall [of the scalp] in females? Thanks

Depends: You need to see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options because there are many diseases that cause hair loss. ...Read more

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What lack of vitamins could make the hair fall ?? For a young guy

What lack of vitamins could make the hair fall ?? For a young guy

Vitamin D3 & Biotin: Hair falls out for many reasons. One common reason is telogen effluvium-stress-induced hair loss. Often the stress that triggers hair loss occurred months before hair begins to thin. Vitamin D has been implicated in hair loss for many people. In my experience, the majority of people (especially people of color in northern climates) are Vitamin D deficient. Biotin is critical for hair growth. ...Read more

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What can cause the hair shaft and follicle to SUDDENLY thin and fall out by the root? (29 female, Filipino descent)

What can cause the hair shaft and follicle to SUDDENLY thin and fall out by the root? (29 female, Filipino descent)

Hair thinning: Nutritional deficiency such as biotin and proteins. Low thyroid function, hair dye chemicals, radiation and acute stress or an illness ...Read more

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What are some of the causes of hair fall[ since last 4 years] in females, I am 38, ve no menopause symptoms, ve good diet & am in good health?

Some common causes.: I will just mention a few common causes of hair loss . Stress, hair color, hair treatments such as perms and other harsh chemicals often used for hair styling. Often times thinning of the hair runs in families. You should also consider checking your thyroid and any other medications you are taking , since sometimes meds can cause hair loss also. Hope that was helpful. ...Read more

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Young female adult- very very thin hair that grows incredibly slowly. Any suggestions on how to thicken it & get it to grow faster please?? Thanks!

Young female adult- very very thin hair that grows incredibly slowly. Any suggestions on how to thicken it & get it to grow faster please?? Thanks!

Hair: Your hair is genetically determined. It is also human nature that those with thick aggressively curly hair want fine thin hair and vice versa. People taking minoxidil for hypertension can get quite hairy in an unwanted way. You can try chemical curls if thicker hair is desperately needed. ...Read more

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Im female teen, been through emotionally stressful event recently and depression, wondering if my hair will fall out due to this?

Im female teen, been through emotionally stressful event recently and depression, wondering if my hair will fall out due to this?

Usually not: Your hair will not fall out due to a stressful event unless you pull it out. That said, Alopeica Areata , an autoimmune mediated local baldness, can be exacerbated by stress. ...Read more

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30yr working married lady(healthy diet, BMI 24) frm India having severe hair fall?

Hair Loss: There is not one specific treatment for hair loss. There are number of potential causes that would be approached differently (depending on the cause). Dermatological work up is likely to be your best bet. Take care ...Read more