Hair fall is a common problem nowadays, and it is very challenging to treat. Some of the common causes of hair fall are hereditary, hormonal changes, side effects of certain medicines, radiation therapy, and indiscriminate use of chemical hair care products and styling machines.
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I am a 30-year-old and have a severe hair fall. How to stop this?
Query: Hi doctor,I am 30 years old, and my concern is severe hair fall. I have never faced such issues before. In the last three months, I have had sudden and severe hair fall. It looks scary, and I feel I may lose my whole hair if this keeps happening. How to stop this? I have not checked my blood reports... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and understand your concern. There are many reasons for hair fall or thinning of hair on the scalp. So, first and foremost, we have to find the cause with the help of detailed history and examination. Some of the common causes are nutritional deficien... Read Full »
I had been using a mixture of herbal oils for hair fall and I do not see any result. Can I use rosemary oil with peppermint oil?
Query: Hello doctor, I am an 18-year-old male. I have had hair loss for one year, and whenever I use shampoo, my hands are full of hair strands. So, I started using a mixture of herbal oils two months ago. This helped in growing baby hairs, but the hair fall did not subside. I am thinking of using rosemar... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. There are several reasons for hair fall or thinning of hair on the scalp. Some of the common causes are nutritional deficiency and hormonal causes like androgenic alopecia, patterned baldness, hypothyroidism, and telogen effluvium. It is esse... Read Full »
My 15-year-old son has been facing hair fall issues for two weeks now. What could be the reason?
Query: Hello doctor, I am a 15-year-old boy, and about two weeks ago, I noticed my hair falling out. Every day, I wake up with two to three hairs on my pillow; on my bed, there are about ten hairs. Every time I run my hand through my hair, about five to seven hair strands fall out. Every time I shake my he... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I thoroughly read your query and understand your concern. There are many causes for hair loss, and treatment depends on the cause. The most common causes encountered by men are male pattern baldness, thyroid disorders, anemia, certain drugs, fevers like typhoid and mal... Read Full »
I am very concerned about my hair fall. Please suggest a solution.
Query: Hi doctor, I am facing a hair fall problem through which the hairs are leaving their place from the roots. I am concerned about this. Please provide me with some treatment to free me from this problem. Thank you. Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Can you please attach your clinical pictures so that I can look at the pattern of hair loss. There are many causes for hair loss like a. Androgenetic alopecia- genitic. b.Telogen effluvium-stress induced. c. Hormonal- thyroid problems. d. Polycystic ovarian disease... Read Full »
Why am I having excessive hair loss and hair breakage from the roots?
Query: Hi doctor,I am a 20-year-old female with a weight of 48 kilograms. I am having excessive hair loss and breakage occurs from the roots. What to do? Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. From your history, you are suffering from hair loss. Having a hair fall less than 100 strands per day is considered normal and anything above it requires treatment. Hair fall can occur due to multiple reasons. It occurs due to dry scalp with a history of dandruff and dr... Read Full »
I am suffering from seborrheic dermatitis and my hair falls out easily. What medicine I needed?
Query: Hi doctor, I am a male suffering from severe seborrheic dermatitis on my scalp. My hair falls out easily and in abnormal amounts, which has been happening for about three years (although I still have quite a bit of hair). I have tried everything, including prescribed shampoos, shower brushes, and e... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can totally sense how frustrating Seborrheic dermatitis can be when it is there for more than three years. It is sad to hear that you are going through this issue for years. Seborrheic dermatitis (SD) is an inflammatory condition, it can be kept under control with sh... Read Full »
I am in my twenties and have started getting hair loss. Why?
Query: Hello doctor, I am around 20 years old and have started getting hair loss in the past few months and do not know why I am having this as my father and grandfather still have hairs on their head, so it is not by my genes, and I am currently not taking any medication. Kindly help. Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. Hair loss is caused by multiple factors, most commonly due to hormonal fluctuations like androgen imbalances and genetic factors where hair loss from the maternal end have MPHL (male pattern hair loss) is most likely to be genetically transmi... Read Full »
Please give me a solution for extreme hair loss.
Query: Hi doctor, I am a 19 year old boy with extreme hair loss. Even at this age, my scalp is clearly visible. I tend to lose around 100 strands of hair daily. Please help. Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. A person normally will lose 100 strands of hair daily. The problem of hair fall arises if the person loses more than 100 strands of hair which tends to make a visible scalp leading to androgenetic alopecia or male pattern baldness. The main culprit is the DHT-dihydrote... Read Full »
I am 20 years old and have suffered from severe hair fall for the past year. Kindly help.
Query: Hello doctor, I am 20 years old and I have suffered from severe hair fall for the past year. How can I stop my hair fall? Kindly help. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thank you for your query. I understand your concern. Hair fall or hair thinning may be due to multiple factors, including hormonal fluctuations, dietary changes, climate changes, genetic reasons, especially from the maternal side of the family, infections, dandruff,... Read Full »
I do not have significant hair loss, but one side has more hair than the other. What could be the reason for it?
Query: Hi doctor, I found no significant hair loss, but one side has more hair, and the other side has less. Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have reviewed your health query and can well understand your worries. I have a few questions. Do you have a family history of male baldness? If yes, who is bald? If I ask you to scale the severity of that baldness in family history (from the father and also from th... Read Full »