Hair loss is multiple causes and not all of it is alopecia as well. Hair loss (alopecia) can affect just your scalp or your entire body, and it can be temporary or permanent. It can be the result of heredity, hormonal changes, medical conditions or a normal part of aging. Anyone can lose hair on their head, but it’s more common in men.
Baldness typically refers to excessive hair loss from your scalp. Hereditary hair loss with age is the most common cause of baldness. Some people prefer to let their hair loss run its course untreated and unhidden. Others may cover it up with hairstyles, makeup, hats or scarves. And still others choose one of the treatments available to prevent further hair loss or restore growth.
In order to reach the right diagnosis of your condition Dr. Jackie does a thorough examination of your scalp sometimes with a biopsy sent to a dermopathologist. Sometimes to deem whether somene is a candidate for stem cells, PRP or nanofat injection into scalp to grow hair a biopsy is needed. Multifactorial treatment is key when we are taking about male and female pattern hair loss. In addition to PRP or nanofat stem cells, Dr.jackie will recommend you other treatments to further strength the treatment. Hair growth takes time at least 4 to 6 months of therapy is needed to evaluate if a treatment is working. With Dr. Jackie she will guide you through the steps.