Women: Your Most Common Cause of Hair Loss

…..More about hair loss in women… …..The most common cause of hair loss in women is androgenetic alopecia (AGA), which is also known as female pattern hair loss.  This is a genetic disease that can be inherited on many genes, but it does not affect everyone who carries the genes.  By menopause, 40% of all…

Why Is Hair Loss Harrowing You?

…..Hair loss in women continued… …..For most patients, a careful history of their hair loss will give a good indication of the cause.  There are many questions to be considered; the following are some of them.  Is the loss diffuse or is it in a specific area?  If it is in a specific area, it…

What Cycle Does Your Hair Bear Throughout Your Life?

…..I would like to continue our review of hair loss in women.  Let us start with the hair growth cycle.  There are three phases of this cycle: anagen (growth phase), catagen (transitional or resting phase), and telogen (testing or shedding phase). …..In the anagen phase, the hair grows, and 80 to 90% of all hair…