Reviewers say the following
about hair loss:
- Early treatment is essential for
the best possible results. Experts say that even effective treatments
may not work for everyone, but the best chance of a positive result
comes when treatment is begun at the first sign of hair loss.
This is because most of the treatments available are more effective
at stopping or slowing the progression of hair loss than they
are at re-growing hair.
- A medical diagnosis is strongly recommended. There
are numerous types of hair loss and each is best treated for
its underlying cause. Hair loss can also be a symptom of a more serious
effective treatments do not work for everyone.
- It can take several months
to see results. In
addition, those results may be minimal. Experts say that those
who have a realistic attitude are more likely to be satisfied with results,
while those who expect miracles are likely to be disappointed.
must be continued in order for results to continue. There is no
cure for baldness and all treatments, with the exception of hair transplant
surgery, are temporary. Once a hair loss treatment is discontinued,
any growth as a result of that treatment will eventually be lost.
- Much of what
people believe about which side of the family baldness
stems from is a myth. Pattern baldness is genetic, but there is not necessarily
a single gene that is responsible. Rather, experts believe that it more
likely attributed to a mix of genes from both sides of the family.