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What To Do If Your Hair Is Falling Out
If your hair is falling out because of a quick weight loss how long will that last? Its been a month already
6 weeks minimum: That is called a telogen effluvium, and it will take a minimum of 6 weeks for the hair bulbs to recycle and start growing again. Then it will take another few months for the hair to regrow completely. I feel your pain; it happened to me once, and while i knew what it was, and i knew that it would grow back, it still freaked me out. Try not to worry; losing that weight is worth it. ...Read more
Alopecia is the loss of hair. Hair loss can be caused by different reasons, including damage to the hair shaft or follicles. Fungal infections can also cause hair loss. 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 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 thins and falls out. In men, this is called male pattern hair loss; in women, it is called female diffuse hair loss. About 60% of people with androgenetic alopecia are men. Hair loss caused by ...Read more
Hello. my hair is falling out a lot. i put hijab but i didn't have this problem before what can i do? Please help what can i take?
My hair is falling down day by day huge number. Is there any effective procedure fir this.. Plz help me out.?
Hair loss: You most likely have what is called a telogen effluvium. This type of hair loss is caused by the hair going into a shedding phase. Causes include illness, major physical trauma, menopause, crash diets, severe psychological stress, hypo-or hyperthyroidism, anemia, blood loss, chronic illness, liver or kidney disease, medications, and others. We treat this type of hair loss with B12 shots. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im 20 and i feel that my hair is falling down , what can i do , what is the reasons may be to this case and how to stop it?
First stop worrying: there are many causes of hair loss and stress induced alopecia (or telogen effluvium) is very common. See your dermatologist for lab work, hair evaluation and possible scalp biopsy. worrying will only make it worse, but find out what's going on and how to treat it. Anemia, iron deficiency, ferritin deficiency and thyroid disease can also cause hair loss to name a few ...Read more
See a dermatologist.: With so little information and no clinical examination it is impossible to give you meaningful advice. You need to see a dermatologist for a proper consultation in order to move forward with a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
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