HAIR LOSS – TREATMENT OPTIONS

 

The first step in the treatment of hair loss is to find out what’s causing the problem. Thereby finding the treatments that can help restore your locks.To know more about the causes of hair loss please click the link http://blog.cosmodermclinic.com/hair/hair-loss-what-causes-it/

Once the cause has been determined and the cause specific treatment has been started major hair loss is controlled .However in cases of androgenetic alopecia one or more of the following treatments may be part of your treatment plan.

Minoxidil: Minoxidl is the gold standard drug for the hair loss treatment. This medicine is applied to the scalp. It can stop hairs from getting thinner and stimulate hair growth .Minoxidil is U.S. Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) approved to treat hair loss.

Finasteride:  Finasteride works by stopping the body from making a male hormone, dihydrotestosterone (DHT) which causes the damage to the hair roots causing thinning and hair fall. It is US FDA approved for treating hair loss.

Hair transplantation: Hair transplantation is a surgical technique that removes hair follicles from one part of the scalp, called the “donor site” and transplants them to a bald part of the scalp, known as the “recipient site

Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy or PRP Therapy: This is a treatment where Autologus plasma with concentrated platelets is used for better hair growth.

Hair Mesotherapy : This is a treatment that triggers hair re- growth for both men & women. It can also delay the pattern of balding in men. A formulation of vitamins, DHT blockers and minerals is injected into the scalp to stimulate the circulation of blood, thus replacing lost vitamins& minerals and allowing hair follicles to get rejuvenated.

 

The treatment for hair loss requires medication/ therapies to be taken for at least three months for appreciating any visible improvement. For further queries / discussions please visit www.cosmodermclinic.com

 

 

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