Surgery and Non Surgery for Hair Loss

It is estimated that there are about 95% of the 60 million men and women in the US are undergoing hair loss. Hair loss can affect to human’s appearance. Before you take any hair loss treatment, it is important to understand how they work and what should do.

Surgery and Non Surgery for Hair Loss

How can hair loss happen?

Middle-aged men have tendency to experience and suffer from hair loss, but this disorder is also found in women. At early stage, thinning hair start at the front head and spread to the back of our head. This progress make your hair thinner, shorter and and finally there are very short, light-colored thin hairs left.

When thinning hair progresses, patient might notice there are more hair on the floor than usually. It is normal to shed about 50 to 100 hair a day, in fact about 10% of a person hair is about to shed at any time. To know the actual cause of hair falling out, it’d better go to doctor to check whether it is because of hereditary or other sources.

What should you do?

Once you discover the cause of hair problem, you can choose the appropriate treatment to solve this problem. If it is not because of hereditary, there are many options available to stimulate hair to regrow like using hair care product, balance your diet, using hair loss treatments etc. If hair is falling out due to hereditary, you have other methods such as scalp reduction.

By removing bald scalp, new skin layer will stretch out and cover these places. Another common method is having hair follicles transplanted. Hair transplantation is a surgical technique that moves individual hair follicles from a part of the body called the ‘donor site’ to bald or balding part of the body.

If none of these solution works, the patient can still wear wigs to cover the baldness. Unlike the past, hairpieces look like real one and blend in with the real hair so it is hard to distinguish. Whatever methods you take, consult your doctor for the best advice.

If you are going to go to hair replacement center, there are some kinds of question you might be asked. Most of them is about your family history, medical history, current medications, diet, and general hair care regime.

Healthy hair makes a great contribution to a person’s image. Therefore, it is normal reaction to be concern about hair problems.