Home Hair Loss Dealing with Premature Hair loss
Almost half the world’s population experience hair loss problems when they reach 50 years of age. But many suffer from premature hair loss. Premature hair loss is one of the main reasons of distress.
Well, how can you be sure whether you are suffering from premature hair loss?
Given below are the characteristics of healthy hair. Any aberrations from these indications is a pointer towards premature hair loss.
Characteristics of Healthy Hair
- consists of entire hair strands
- Holds curl well
- Easy to comb while wet
- Wet hair strand stretches when pulled
- Healthy scalp
- No breakage and split ends
1. What is the cause of your hair loss?
Consult with your physician to find the cause of premature hair loss and take necessary remedial measures. If you suffer from male pattern baldness, only drugs or surgical measures can help you retain and regain the hair volume.
2. What are the hair loss treatments available for you?
Reassess the type and extent of hair loss - what treatments you have tried previously, your personal preferences to different medications or natural remedies and the effort and money amount you are willing to spend.
There are no miracle cures for premature hair loss, but there are treatments that can halt or even reverse this condition. All those treatments take much time.
If you're still unsure, consult hair care specialists. But remember - the longer you delay, the more difficult it will be to re-grow your hair.