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How To Reverse Temple Hair Loss
I'm losing hair around edges and temples and I read abt aga so definitely this is not the pattern of Hair Loss of AGA. Help me with this.
It is AGA MPHL...: A receding hairline is the most common sign of Male Pattern Hair Loss or Androgenetic Alopecia. The trigger for male pattern hair loss is dihydrotestosterone or DHT which causes progressive miniaturization of the hair follicles. Stopping MPHL requires medical treatments like Finasteride, Minoxidil, Laser Therapy and/or PRP Platelet Rich Plasma to reduce the need for NeoGraft hair transplantation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hair loss, otherwise known as alopecia, can be caused by different reasons, including damage to the hair shaft or follicles or fungal infections. There are two main types of alopecia. Alopecia areata occurs when the body's immune system attacks hair follicles and causes hair to fall out. Androgenetic (or androgenic) alopecia, on the other hand, is an inherited form of hair loss. With alopecia areata, hair can fall out in patches all over the body. With androgenetic alopecia, hair on the head first thins and then falls out. In men, this is called male pattern hair loss; in women, it is called ...Read more
I am 18, not sure but I think I am experiencing hair loss. Good hair health. And twice a week hair washing. Heavy hair on top. But less at the temples.?
Male pattern..: Hormaldness. Onal.....difficult to avoid familial male pattern b ...Read more
Hi, I am a 25 year old male and with excessive hair loss on temples and receeding hairline. Please suggest medicine with dosage and duration for it.
I'm losing hair above the sideburns and temples, and pretty recently my parting is appearing too wide because of the hair loss. What might b d cause?
Stop Male Hair Loss: Hereditary hair loss is the most common cause of a receding hairline or thinning in the scalp of young men. Effective medical treatments are available from ABHRS board-certified physicians who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of hair loss. Over-the-counter remedies have limited use. Early treatment is best because once the follicle is "dead and gone, " transplants are the only option. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can wearing a ponytail cause hair loss? It hasn't happened around the temples or hairline, but in other parts, yes, like on top of the parietal.
I wanna know if I am experiencing hair loss at 18 years of age at the temples. Dermatologist says its fine. I feel awkward and I wanna grow it. HELP. Thx!
Hair loss: Unusual in an 18 year old. I would get a second opinion. ...Read more
Losing hairs from sideburns and temples. Pretty recently i' m noticing thin hairs all over d scalp? No history of hair loss in my family. Remedies?
Yes: The most common treatments are topical Minoxidil (rogaine). This is available over-the-counter. Propecia (finasteride) is a pill, and like all prescription meds, requires guidance by a doctor. Hair pieces, weaves and hair transplants are also options in selected cases. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hair loss due to seborrheic dermatitis in temple area can grow back again? If the treatment successfully done. I have lost hair from my hair line.
Can Stem Cells therapy Cure Hair Loss (male pattern baldness)? Is it approved by FDA? I am 28 yrs male, losing hairs from temple and crown.
No: Please do not waste your money on unapproved stem cell treatment. It may be causing you concern but baldness is a benign condition and you may try to live with it or get a hair piece. The so called stem cell treatment will not only cost a lot, will not help and may expose you to dangers of unapproved treatments. ...Read more
I have had severe hair loss, headaches, chest pain, eye pain and inflamation both in my eye and my head (left side near temple) and rash.
Pains etc.: Based on what you report you should set up an early appointment with your doctor. If there is a long delay I recommend you go to the nearest Emergency Room for evaluation and care. ...Read more
Maybe: Depends on you. The hair falling out is often troublesome, messy, and somewhat prolonged (days to weeks). Some people prefer just to shave it off and adopt a new look for men or make wearing wigs or scarves easier for women- often with strikingly beautiful results- really! ...Read more
Could a hit on the head cause hair loss/damage, and if so, would it be one spot or spread around?
Hair loss: An injury to the head per se will not cause hair loss unless the hair follicles are damaged such as through a cut or a "rip" of the scalp. In those cases, it would be at the site of injury. If you have significant hair loss, I recommend seeing a dermatologist or rheumatologist. ...Read more
Does scratxhing your head a normal amount cause permanent hair loss or damage the follicle forever?
My head feels itchy though I clean it 2 to 3 times a week. This week my hair loss has increased. Any cure plz.
Need to know why: In order to figure out a potential cure you need a correct diagnosis. I would see a doctor to find why this is happening and work from there. ...Read more
I have severe hair loss which is leading to baldness on the crown part of my head. How can I get beautiful healthy hair?
Healthy hair: There are many possible causes for hair loss. The dermatologist can work you up to determine cause. That way, treatment can be targeted to correct the problem. For healthy hair growth: Get adequate sleep, avoid excess sugar & fat in diet, v carbonated beverages, eat enough protein, exercise regularly. Biotin helps (but don't over do it). Insure you have adequate Iron (like kale & other dark green > ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer