Hair Loss: A Battle for Both Sexes

Ladies, if you were suffering from noticeable hair loss would you give up your friends or life savings to get your hair back? That sounds pretty extreme but 60% of people suffering from hair loss would sacrifice those things to avoid losing their hair. By the end of this article, you’ll find that you don’t have to give up either your friends or your life savings to get your hair back.

Today, women make up about 40% of the hair-loss sufferers in the United States. It certainly is not just a man’s issue. Although that statistic is alarming, the good news is because the need is greater so are the solutions. The psychological effect of hair loss on women is quite different than it is for men. By societies’ standards, men are free to go bald. It’s not that simple for women.

When a woman suffers from noticeable hair loss, it can be devastating for her. Many women view their hair as one of their greatest assets and directly relate it to how attractive they look and feel. A good hair day is a confidence booster, and if you’re losing your hair, it directly effects your confidence.

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What are the causes of female hair loss? The most common cause is Androgenetic Alopecia. This is a fancy way of saying genetics and hormones are the culprits. Without getting too technical, Androgenetic Alopecia for women is often connected to hormonal activity and health factors like ovarian cysts, birth control pills, pregnancy, and menopause. And we all know that when genetics is involved your fate is pretty much sealed.

Another cause of female hair loss which is connected to a trauma or extreme stress is Telogen Effluvium. This condition is typically temporary and is brought on by things like a major surgery, an infection or child birth. In some extreme cases, it can become a chronic disorder that may last for years.

Sometimes female hair loss is self-inflicted. Traction Alopecia is a condition caused by consistently wearing tight pulling hairstyles like braids, cornrows, or ponytails. The pulling of hair causes’ trauma to the hair follicles which can cause bald patches.

Chances are if you’re reading this article, you are an intuitive woman who is or knows someone who is suffering from hair loss and now that you’re aware of some of the causes of female hair loss, what are your options? Nobody has to suffer from the effects of hair loss. Today, personally customized hair-loss treatments and hair replacement solutions are available for all women experiencing moderate to severe hair loss. With options such as multi-therapeutic hair-loss treatment programs, Laser Hair Therapy, all natural Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy, undetectable hair systems, human hair wigs, and hair extensions, there literally is a treatment for each individual woman’s needs.

Where do you go to get treatment? Seeking out an experienced hair-loss specialist with proven results is the first step towards finding a solution. In Central New York, Genesis II Hair Replacement Studio is the only hair-loss studio that offers all options available for proven hair restoration. Both surgical and non-surgical solutions are available, and if you’d like more information go to their website at

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