Suffering from Female Pattern Balding? Find your answers here.
About Female Pattern Hair Loss (FPHL) is the condition of permanent hair loss from the scalp in females. FPHL is the most common cause of hair loss in women.
- No cure and not reversible, but treatable
- Chronic conditions can be lifelong
- Usually self-diagnosable
- Usually hereditary
Ages affected - All women are susceptible, but the condition is more common in women older than 40.
FPHL is the process of the scalp becoming bald. People may experience:
- Thin hair
- Bald spots
- Psychological distress
Treatment varies on an individual basis, and your doctor will work closely with your condition to decide the best treatment plan for you.
Self-care: Make sure your body is getting the recommended dose of vitamins and iron on a daily basis.
Medications: Your doctor may prescribe you medication to help in fresh hair growth. Biotin can also be purchased over-the-counter and taken daily as a supplement for hair growth.
Specialists: Your regular physician should be able to diagnose FPHL and recommend a treatment plan for you. At mfine, we know how difficult living with a condition such as FPHL can be. We believe that you would benefit from our holistic health program, which improves the overall health and well-being of an individual, including mental health. Check it out today.
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