Hair loss after weight loss
Can there be hair loss after weight loss? Hair loss after weight loss is a common occurrence. A number of things can affect hair growth, including when the body is malnourished. When your diet is lacking in proper nutrition, or when you make drastic changes to your current diet, hair loss can result. It’s your…

Hair Loss Due to PCOS
Hair loss due to PCOS is commonly found in women these days. The statistics are that Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) affects 5-10% of women of childbearing age, but the numbers should be much higher because  the condition often goes unrecognized and undiagnosed.  The current diets and lifestyles are making the condition more prevalent. Higher than normal…

Blood Tests for Hair Loss
Can blood tests for hair loss point to the diagnosis? Blood test can supply important information in cases of thinning hair and hair loss in both men and women. Ideally, the blood test should be taken after 12 hrs fast without any breakfast before 11 am in the morning. Follow up blood  tests should be taken…

Hair loss due to Thyroid Illness
Hair Loss due to thyroid hormonal imbalance  is very common and observed especially in women.Thyroid gland secrets important hormone which play a major role in hair growth. deficiency or overproduction of thyroid hormones can lead to dry and brittle hair and lead to hair loss especially seen in females. Thyroid illness can also be associated…

Trichotillomania
What is Trichotillomania? Trichotillomania is a hair loss condition which is self inflicted. Revital Trichology Clinic is frequently visited by patients for Trichotillomania treatment in Mumbai . This condition is not uncommon and very often goes unnoticed. Many like to  play with their hair. They may twirl their hair between the fingers while watching TV,…

Traction Alopecia
What is Traction Alopecia? Traction alopecia is a form of hair loss that can happen due to constant pulling on the hair from its follicle. It is most commonly seen in females who wear weaves, tight braids and hair extensions, but also occurs in people who constantly like to keep their hair pulled back tightly… (2 comments)

Anagen Effluvium Hair Loss
What is Anagen Effluvium? Anagen effluvium is a diffuse type of hair loss like Telogen effluvium but involves loss of anagen or growth-phase hair. The patients experience excessive hair loss within days of the causative factor. Anagen Effluvium happens due to the direct affection of anagen hair due to cell toxicity and can cause excessive… (1 comment)