Am I balding? I don't have a family history of baldness. I'm 22 years old (Photo)

I believe I'm going bald. I don't have a family history of baldness. I'm 22 years old.

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Losing hair, what could be the cause of it?

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Genetic hair loss is the most common cause of hair loss, it goes back seven generation. However there are many other causes of hair loss. In general 80-100 strands of hair falling per day is normal. If you feel you are losing more, it is best to consult with a specialist. 


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Balding

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To find out if you are balding, get a HAIRCHECK instrument test which will give you the answer to your question

William Rassman, MD
Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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