Hair loss (also known as alopecia) is a common problem, and can affect just your scalp or your entire body. Hair loss can occur in different patterns, depending on the cause. It can affect both men and women, and also children. Hair loss can cause significant worry and anxiety, but there are several ways of treating and managing hair loss. Treatment depends on the type of hair loss.
By the age of 50, about 85% of men experience thinning hair.
84.6% of patients who sought hair-loss treatment in 2018 were due to genetic hair loss.
The total market size for hair restoration surgery has increased by 64% since 2014.
Hair loss can come down to a genetic predisposition, health conditions, aging or some other circumstance such as udden and significant weight loss, stressors that cause a "shock to the system" that alters the hair growth cycle.
This is the medical term for male pattern baldness which is attributed to genetics.
Alopecia areata, is an autoimmune condition in which your body attacks its hair follicles, usually starts as a single quarter-sized patch of baldness.
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