Any girl or woman can be affected by hair loss. There are many reasons why women might experience hair loss. Anything from medical conditions to hormonal changes to stress may be the culprit as well as from simple and temporary reasons such as a vitamin deficiency.Hair loss may present in different ways depending on the cause. You may notice sudden hair loss or a gradual thinning over time.
Approximately 50% of women experience noticeable hair loss and the most significant cause of is female pattern hair loss (FPHL) , a genetic condition that has a permanent effect.
However, hair loss is usually more common in the following:
Women older than 40
Women who have just had babies
Women who have had chemotherapy and those who have been affected by other medications
Women who often have hairstyles that pull on the hair (like tight ponytails or tight braids) or use harsh chemicals on their hair.
Some medical conditions lead directly to hair loss, whether through disruption to hormones, like with thyroid issues; scarring from skin conditions, like ringworm; or autoimmune disorders, like alopecia areata ,where the body attacks itself
Dr. Arambulo , as a Diplomate of Philippine Board of Dermatology and American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery , has the authority to evaluate the different hair loss disorders , discuss the causes , diagnosis and the respective updated and comprehensive medical, nonsurgical and surgical hair loss treatment options. Click Curriculum Vitae
It is, however, necessary for patient to call our center for personal consultation appointment with Dr. Arambulo to know more about the benefits of these treatments in relation to your hair loss problem. Click CONTACT