Hair fall also known as alopecia or baldness refers to a loss of hair from part of the head or body. Most commonly head is involved in most hair loss cases. Hairs are considered to enhance beauty of a person & also protect person’s skin from cold & harsh environments like hot weather. Hair falling in some persons causes psychological distress, shame, embarrassment, lack of confidence as well.
Common types include male or female pattern hair fall, alopecia areata, & thinning of hairs commonly known as telogen effluvium. The cause of male pattern hair loss is a combination of genetics & male hormones & the cause of female pattern hair loss is unclear, the cause of alopecia areata is autoimmune & the cause of telogen effluvium is typically a physically or psychological stressful event. Also the telugen effluvium is very common during & after pregnancy.
1- Symptoms of hair loss include hair loss in patches usually in circular pattern, dandruff, skin lesions, thinning of hairs.
2- Alopecia areata- Its medium level of hair fall. It udsually presents itself as unusual hair loss areas such as- eyebrows, back side of head or above the ears areas the male pattern baldness usually does not affect.
3- In male pattern baldness, loss and thinning begin at the temples & the crown & hair either thins out or falls out.
4- Female pattern baldness occurs at the frontal & parietal areas of head.
5- People have between 1,00,000 to 1,50,000 hairs on their head. The number of strands lost varies but approximately loss of hairs is 100 hairs lost per day daily. When hair loss takes place a new strand of hair takes its place but in baldness cases the hair loss ratio is more than compared to new hairs coming out of them.
1- Male pattern hair loss is due to combination of genetics & the male hormone dihydrotestosterone. The cause in female pattern baldness could be thyroid problem, anxiety, stress, hormonal imbalances.
2- Infections such as fungal infections, folliculitis, secondary syphilis etc.
3- Drugs- Temporary or permanent hair loss can be caused by several allopathic medications. Treatment including chemotherapy, anabolic steroids, birth control pills.
5- Pregnancy- Hair loss often follows childbirth in postpartum period. Nearly about 3 months of the delivery a female may experience hair loss due to oestrogen levels drop.
6- Autoimmune diseases
7- Skin diseases & cancer
11- Telogen effluvium
12- Biotinidase deficiency
We at Raj homoeopathic multispeciality clinic, ashiana, Lucknow have cured numerous cases of hair fall. Whether they are due to genetics, environmental factors, stress, male pattern baldness or female pattern baldness. Every type of hair fall is cured & treated by us. Dr Rohit Kumar is highly qualified & expert homeopathic physician deals with all sorts of skin & hair falling Problems with excellent results. Any one can consult us for any hair fall issues.
Some homeopathic medicines which we are are about to mention here for hair fall problem can be taken by patient but with homeopathy doctors advice & consultation after only as doctor will be best to prescribe the right homeopathy medicine and with right dosage.
1- Baryta carb
3- Natrum mur
5- Acid Fluor
9- Kali sulph