Male Pattern Baldness
pattern baldness is the most common type of hair loss in men. It
usually follows a typical pattern of receding hairline and hair
thinning on the crown, and is caused by hormones and genetic
The typical pattern of male baldness begins at the
hairline. The hairline gradually recedes to form an "M" shape. The
existing hair may become finer and shorter. The hair at the crown also
begins to thin. The hair loss is usually permanent.
Female Pattern Baldness
baldness or female hair loss is less common than male-pattern baldness.
Usually, this condition causes the hair to thin in the front, on the
sides, or on the crown. It rarely progresses to total hair loss.
treatments can reduce the speed of balding in younger patients but the
chances of regrow hairs are very less with any treatments.
Herbal remedies increase circulation, disinfect the scalp and stimulate hair growth.
Herbs Brahmi, Amla, Jatamamsi, Dashamoola, Bhringaraj, alovera, heena,
sikakai are very well known for the treatment for male/female patern
effective remedy is a vigorous rubbing of the scalp with the fingers,
after washing the hair with cold water. The scalp should be rubbed
vigorously till it starts to tingle with heat. This will activate the
sebaceous glands and energise the circulation of blood in the affected
area, making hair growth healthy.
oil, boiled with henna leaves, is useful in promoting healthy growth of
hair. About 250 grams of mustard oil should be boiled in a tin basin. A
little quantity of henna leaves should be gradually put in this oil
till about 60 grams of these leaves are thus burnt in the oil. The oil
should then be filtered through a cloth and stored in a bottle. Regular
massage of the head with this oil will produce abundant hair.
effective home remedy for loss of hair is the application of coconut
milk all over the scalp and massaging it into the hair roots. It will
nourish the hair and promote hair growth. Coconut milk is prepared by
grinding the coconut shavings and squeezing them well.
oil, prepared by boiling dry amla pieces in coconut oil, is considered
a valuable hair tonic for enriching hair growth. A mixture of equal
quantities of fresh amla juice and lime juice used as a shampoo
stimulates hair growth and prevents hair loss.
|These remedies take time to show a visible change but are effective for some people. The best point concerning a home remedy is that you have many options and, if you think that a particular ingredient does not suit you, you can try an alternative. You should give each remedy at least a week before trying another.
|Note - Information in this article is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or mitigate any disease. If you have a medical condition, please consult a health professional.
|Dr. Rohit Shah on Colors TV