Excessive hair loss is an alarming condition as it’s the signpost of any medical condition. Your hair loss can be triggered due to certain factors like severe illness, poor diet, stress, insufficient sleep or medical disorder such as anaemia, lupus, Vitamins deficiency etc, these can disturb your natural hair growth cycle.
There are 4 stages of hair growth cycle:
Losing 50-100 hair follicles is totally normal but if you are losing more than 100 hair follicles then it represents your prolonged Telogen phase. Which needs your attention and an appropriate hair loss therapy to cure it.
The most common type of hair loss is Telogen Effluvium, in which you lose a lot of hair from all over your scalp but there’s no visible bald spot.
Telogen effluvium is caused due to the physical, emotional or psychological stress such as pregnancy, surgery, severe illness, medication heavy smoking or drinking.
Poor diet, anxiety and insomnia are also the factors which contribute in causing the Telogen effluvium. It can be suppressed if all these factors are treated in time.
Visiting hair specialist is a must, if you have started observing excessive hair loss. It may not be a minor issue because excessive hair loss can indicate a serious problem within your body or in your lifestyle.
If you are thinking to try, some famous home remedies then avoid doing so. As self-diagnosis and self-medication can endanger your health by causing serious side effects such as scaring, infections, irritation, soreness, inflammation etc.
Arrange a consultation with the trichologist at the hair transplant centre, as soon as you spot your hair shedding more than usual. He will examine your hair and scalp thoroughly.
After that, the trichologist may perform some blood tests in order to check the hormonal levels in your body which triggered your hair loss.
Most of the time thyroid malfunction, abnormal cortisol levels and excessive androgen hormones levels are checked in women.
If your hair loss is still in its footsteps and it can be reversed by adopting a healthy lifestyle then the trichologist may instruct you to follow these simple, easy but effective tips to fight against your hair loss:
But if your hair loss severity has reached its advance stages then the trichologist may recommend you to get a PRP therapy in Dubai from the hair transplant clinic.
PRP therapy is platelet rich plasma extracted from the patient’s own blood. It helps in the stimulation of the hair follicles tissues to speed up your hair regrowth process. This therapy is also helpful in the activation of the inactive, weak and damaged hair follicles.