Minimal shedding of scalp hair is a natural phenomenon. However, as age progresses, individuals experience increased amount of hair loss. Once the hair loss starts off, each individual reacts in a different way. Some hurriedly jump into hair growth and anti-hair fall treatments. Some take time to understand the reason for their problem and then pick a solution. While some really don’t care about the hair loss and declare it to themselves that it is a normal process and they embrace the hair thinning or baldness condition as a natural phenomenon.
Here are various solutions for hair loss problem:
Creams and Lotions
In many hair loss cases, it is difficult to reverse the loss or baldness condition. In spite of this fact, many cosmetic and health care companies come up with products that are targeted towards hair growth.
Advantages – these products are easily available in medical store and most of them can be used without professional supervision. In some types of hair loss conditions, these hair loss products could prove to be effective.
Disadvantages – though these products claim to do miracles on your scalp, the truth about these claims are not really tested thoroughly. They may work well for few, under some conditions but they are not a generalized successful solution for all.
Hair Pieces and Wigs
These are quick fix kind of solution to hair loss. It is very common to see people wearing wigs or patches of hair pieces to cover up their less or no haired scalp. Some even indulge in tying scarf or wearing a cap to hide their imperfect hair.
Advantages – it doesn’t really have any odd effects on the body. These elements are easily available in the market and are economical.
Disadvantages – they do not solve the problem but merely hide it. The hair pieces and wigs in particular can retard your good looks if they are of not of good quality and if the color and texture don’t match your natural hair. Also, you are always at a risk of losing these artificial pieces in public.
Laser Treatments and Hair Surgery
These days there are special laser treatments that help in recouping the hair follicles in order to stimulate hair growth. Also, there is the infamous hair transplantation which involves surgery by a professional.
Advantages – The treatment gives great results. If you approach the right professional, it will be done in a good manner and you will reap benefits in the form of new, healthy hair.
Disadvantages – The treatment is very expensive compared to other contemporaries. It needs a good professional and can involve pain for a short term.
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