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Im 14 And My Hair Is Falling Out
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
Hi.. Am 22 years old.. My hair is falling like crazy.. Baby hair comes but they also fall out.. My scalp is getting visible now..
See your doctor: See your doctor to look for the underlying cause. ...Read more
Have hair loss which derm thinks telogen effluvium, so then why is hair on my legs, eyebrows, under arms, etc. not falling out and still growing?
Unknown: There is little or no research money for telogen effluvium. It is quite variable and often is patchy on the scalp. In severe cases it can effect body hair, axillary hair, pubic hair, eyelash and eyebrow hair. No-one knows how to explain the differences. Does the Dr speculate about the reason for your case? You left out all the interesting details. ...Read more
How distressing!: You may have a form of obsessive-compulsive disorder which compels people to pull out their hair. The good news is that this is a treatable condition. Please see your primary care physician or a psychiatrist to get some assistance - including medications - for controlling this distressing compulsion. Lgromkomd. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I had telogen, now I have hair tension on top of my head (crown) and i see baby hair falling out but hair is growing. Is there anything i can do?
Telogen effluvium: Telogen effluvium typically resolves spontaneously and treatment usually is limited to reassurance. Any reversible causes of hair shedding, such as poor diet, iron deficiency, hypothyroidism, or medication use, should be corrected. Although topical Minoxidil is not proven to promote recovery of hair in telogen, it is well tolerated and has been used. ...Read more
Im 24 years old. I'm losing hair on the top of my head. I have a balding parting line. How do I regrow hair and stop it from falling?
Depends on the cause: There are various reasons for losing hair, also called alopecia. So the treatment depends entirely on the treatment of the cause. ...Read more
My hair keeps falling ,mom said because it's fall , and the hair keeps falling everyday , what's the reason and what to do ? it's really scary
Hair loss: There are many reasons for hair loss but time of year is not one of them. Stress, both physical & emotional, can cause hair loss. But so can thyroid disease, malnutrition & infections, not to mention your body fighting itself (autoimmune disease). Best to go see your family doc who can start your evaluation & refer to dermatologist if necessary. ...Read more
Im a young male and my pubic hair is falling out im proune to getting boils could this course it? Its also red
My hair is falling out. I've always had thick hair, like a horse's tail. For the last few months my hair haas been falling out. Its thin now, hwbc to?
Telogen Effluvium: In a person with telogen effluvium, some body change or shock pushes more hairs into the telogen phase. Typically in this condition, about 30% of the hairs stop growing and go into the resting phase before falling out. So if you have telogen effluvium, you may lose an average of 300 hairs a day instead of 100. Treatment is with B12 injections once a month. ...Read more
Off of Depakote for months but my hair is still falling out. Is there anything I can do to stop my hair from falling out like this?
ALOPECIA TX: Alopecia or hair loss may be multifaceted . You need full Exam &lab work up especially Vit d/Thyroid studies /TESTOSTERONE/ b12 and folate. If they are normal start high dose Biotin zinc B12 and folic acid.. Rogaine (minoxidil) and Propecia may be helpful. If there is no improvement consult dermatology for biopsy to rule out auto-immune ALOPECIA AERATA.. With supplements start at a Lo dose and work up. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Ive been going through depression and all my hair has came out in the stop and its thin and I had long beautiful hair what's wrg will it grow back help?
May be low thyroid: Your best option now is to have a thorough evaluation from your family doctor as well as a Psychiatric consultation. Your depression and hair loss could be caused by stress, low thyroid, medications, or clinical depression. By seeing two qualified physicians who can accurately determine a correct diagnosis, you have the best chance of receiving proper treatment. ...Read more
My hair has been falling out in CHUNKS for about 2 months. My TSH is 0.022 and my T4 is 14.84. Could this be the reason? will I go bald?
Very likely....: due to hyperthyroid state. Once the thyroid balance is restored, you will have your hair back. Be patient with restoring thyroid balance. ...Read more
Im 18 years old and im suddenly losing excessive strands of hair. Everywhere i sit, or when i brush my hair, strands of hair are seen to fall off. ?
What can I use to stop my hair falling and increase its thickness !? Its really thin and falling a lot !! No history of hair fall in my family !
My husbands hair falls out a lot everyday. Hes only 19. No bald patches only hair falling out when you touch them. Its A LOT of hair falling out.
See a dermatologist: Need exam by skin specialist. Alopecia areata? Telogen effluvium? Androgenic alopecia? Poisoning or drug effect? etc etc ...Read more
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