Hello Friends and Patients! In today’s episode we will answer two frequently asked questions on hair loss in men – Does body building cause hair loss and do creatine supplements for body building lead to baldness. Coming up! Having done so many episodes on DHT and hair loss, most of you may develop misconceptions thatRead More Bodybuilding and Hair loss? | Exercise, Gym and Baldness Facts
Thank you for your question. You state in your question that you are on the edge of getting a hair transplant. And that you don’t want to take finasteride. You don’t want to take a drug for the rest of your life. And that you have observed results of people who have gotten hair transplantRead More Why Hair Transplants Are Not Advised for Young Men, and Cannot Provide Full Scalp Coverage
Thank you for your question. You submitted a question without an image but you describe in this question that you started finasteride about 8 months prior and that you had a certain amount of hair shedding followed by significant growth and thickening of your hair. Then you state that you also had another episode ofRead More Why Finasteride Doesn’t Cause Telogen Effluvium, and a Treatment to Augment or Replace Finasteride
Thank you for your question. You’re 25-years-old. You’ve submitted several good photos of the top of your scalp. You state that you’ve been losing hair in the past 2 years and you’re aware about PRP of maybe having a stimulatory effect to strengthen existing hair but you want to know the best strategy to helpRead More Why Strong Genetic DHT-Sensitivity in Young Men is a Major Challenge of Hair Loss Treatment
Propecia or finasteride works by inhibiting an enzyme called 5 alpha reductase which converts testosterone to dihydrotestosterone or DHT. If your hair loss is associated with a particular susceptibility of the hair follicles to DHT, then you may benefit from finasteride. As far as the location of the scalp, its important to understand that maleRead More Does Propecia/Finasteride Work for Thinning Hair at the Front?
Thank you for your question. You submitted your question without a photo. You’re describing in the details of your question that you are 20-years-old. You started losing hair at 16. And although you don’t have any bald spots, you have very thin hair and that your hairline is receding and that you look like you’reRead More Why Hair Loss Injections Alone May Not be Enough to Treat Early and Aggressive Pattern Hair Loss