Hair Loss Treatment Q&A
Age 45-54 + Hair Loss Treatment
I am a 53 year old man and my hair density is less as is the diameter of the strands. I have started using propecia, and was wondering if using the... READ MORE
I am 45 year old woman. My hair is getting very thin, but no bald spots. I have been to see endocrinology and dermatology. I have had lots of blood... READ MORE
I have so little hair on the top and back of my head that I cover my head with a scarf all the time. Years ago one doctor told me that my skin in that... READ MORE
African American female in her 40's with shedding hair. Recently had bloodwork done and everyting normal. What product is good for shedding hair and... READ MORE
I'm a 46 yr old woman & I've been losing hair excessively for 7 yrs.I've been on Synthroid for 18 yrs to treat hypothyroidism.I used to have very... READ MORE
I had a half inch basal cell carcinoma removed within the hair line. An elliptical section a little less than two inches by three quarter wide was... READ MORE
Are the clinical low laser light treatments (LLT) more effective than the home devices for AGA hair loss in women?
I am a 53 year old female. I recently visited a hair restoration clinic for possible andronogenic alopecia hair loss (appointment pending with... READ MORE
I'm 45 years old and have a decent amount of hair. My thinning and recession has become more aggressive in the past few months and I have a... READ MORE
Does shedding short hairs (approx. 1") over a period of several months usually indicate AGA? Or TE short cycling? Other things?
My acute TE/CTE lasted about 11 mos before the heavy sheds stopped abruptly 5 mos ago. Since then I've had steady regrowth and noticeable increase in... READ MORE
Could follicles at the front scalp that contain single hairs indicate AGA or is it from chronic shedding or just normal? (photo)
I asked a question a few weeks ago.Thx very much for answering.I've been diagnosed with CTE by my Derm & Endo.I'm a 46yr old female and only had a few... READ MORE
Im at 47yo female. In June, very suddenly, my hair turned brittle and started thinning. I saw a dermatologist who did a biopsy and diagnosed non... READ MORE
Chronic Telogen Effluvium - what to expect during regrowth phase with respect to density, center part changes (photos)
CTE from 11/2014-10/2015, age 50. No AGA in parents/siblings; lost 50% of very thick hair; diffuse, more at temples; right side worse. Never saw wide... READ MORE
My hair began falling out a few weeks ago. It has been rapidly l ...have lost about 50% from the sides. Gps say alopecia arreata and TE. I am 48 yr... READ MORE
Hello doctors and patients. I am 45 yrs old and thinning (MPB) since age 20. I am NW 6 but holding steady thanks to Rogaine, Nizoral, Argon shampoo,... READ MORE
Why is it so hard after scalp-hair check, labs,history to tell AGA from CTE?Is stress induced shedding a real diagnosis?(photos)
Hair loss derm checked my scalp & hair (I'm in 17th month of..CTE?) Labs AOK. Ferritin 110. He said I had a lot of hair but he saw thin hairs; wasn't... READ MORE
Where does genetic, inherited hair loss/AGA come from? Is it inherited on mother's side, father's side, grandparents?
I'm a 52 yr old female still in the process of figuring out, with a derm's help, whether my loss is CTE or genetic, or both. I know it makes little... READ MORE
Is PRP proven effective for CTE, AGA, or both? If it's successful, is maintenance always a lifelong commitment?
Once I get a definitive diagnosis on the type of loss I've had these last 1.5 yrs, I may consider PRP. Is PRP meant for regrowing hair lost to AGA or... READ MORE
I am routinely tested for iron and thyroid and recently had my hormones tested - DHEAs, LH, FSH, prolactin, androstenedione, testosterone (which my dr... READ MORE