Understanding Hair Loss

Woman with hair loss problem

With the increasing number of people wishing for a healthy life and attracting personality, hair has become a valuable asset for everyone in the present age. Hair grows in every part of the body except the palms of hands and feet. Hair growth and shedding is a complex phenomenon that everybody does not understand. Hair grows in cycles, new hair takes place the old one after each cycle. The replacement of old hair with the newer ones happens several times in a year. The average individual’s scalp has about one hundred and fifty thousand hair and normally loses up to 80-100 strands a day. Hence, the locks that you find on your hairbrush do not actually mean that you have a hair loss condition.

In the case you tend to lose more strands than normal, it indicates that you more likely have hair loss problem. Before quickly undergoing for a solution to the hair loss, you need to understand different hair loss conditions and their origin. This research will help you to better understand your condition.

Here is the list of numerous types of hair loss issues.

  1. Alopecia (different types)
  2. Medical Conditions
  3. Hair loss due to nutrient deficiency
  4. Stress and anxiety can cause hair loss
  5. Hair loss due to environmental factors
  6. Hair loss due to over-styling


Alopecia a scientific term for hair loss and has many types.

Androgenic Alopecia

It is a hair loss condition associated with genes. Affecting both men and women, it is known as Male pattern baldness when it occurs in men. Men with this condition can start experiencing drastic hair fall in their early twenties. The sufferers lose their strands starting from the frontal scalp (hairline) and at the crown.

Alopecia Areata

Alopecia Areata is an autoimmune disorder which can cause extensive hair loss. It is a hereditary condition and sudden causes a patchy hair loss. The sufferers of this disease have hair loss patches on their scalp. This is not a permanent hair loss condition and can be overcome with medications and surgeries.

Alopecia Universalis

This is a rare condition that causes all the body hair to fall.

Scarring alopecias

Scarring alopecias result in perpetual loss of hair. Incendiary skin conditions (cellulitis, folliculitis, skin inflammation), and another skin issue, (for example, a few types of lupus and lichen planus) frequently result in scars that demolish the capacity of the hair to recover. Hot brushes and hair too firmly woven and pulled can likewise bring about perpetual male pattern baldness.


Telogen effluvium

Telogen effluvium is impermanent hair diminishing over the scalp that happens on account of changes in the development cycle of hair. A substantial number of hairs enter the resting stage in the meantime, causing hair shedding and ensuing diminishing.

What Causes Hair Loss?

Specialists don’t know why certain hair follicles are customized to have a shorter development period than others. In any case, a few variables may impact balding

  • Hormones
  • Genes
  • Stress and disease
  • Drugs
  • Burns and wounds
  • Cosmetic strategies
  • Medical conditions
  • Diet

Hair Loss Dubai

In the event that you ever approach anybody about a cure for hair loss in Dubai, there will be such a large number of recommendations that it will for all intents and purposes wind up troublesome for you to pick the most reasonable one. In a place like Dubai, where the atmosphere is very damp it is especially likely that your hairs will be affected. In any case, this isn’t the main explanation for hair issues. There are around 5 realities about balding in UAE which you should be familiar with keeping in mind the end goal to maintain a strategic distance from the moon sparkling on your scalp. Male pattern baldness turns out to be considerably more excruciating when some of your age colleagues begin treating you with somewhat more regard which is typically offered to senior natives.

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Written By: Dr. Cagatay Sezgin

Dr. Cagatay Sezgin is a celebrity hair transplant surgeon with over 20 years of experience in hair transplantation and restoration. He is the First Turkish Board Surgeon to become a member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) and the Asian Association of Hair Transplant Surgeons (AAHRS). Moreover, he has the honor of becoming the first hair transplant surgeon in the world to perform hair, eyebrow, and beard transplantation all in one case and that too in a single session.

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