Menopause and Hair Loss

Menopause and Hair Loss

Have you noticed how your hair falls out a lot more during menopause? Usually, hair loss is something that only men have to worry about. Unfortunately, as soon as women start getting close to menopause, they might also see that their hair starts to thin. How will I know when it is menopausal hair loss?…

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4 Causes of Menopausal Hair Loss

  Menopausal hair loss can be an embarrassing experience at the best of times! The best way to take care of it is to get to the bottom of what causes it. Menopausal hair loss can be due to various reasons such as medical conditions, psychological causes, lifestyle triggers, and of course – hormones! Here…

How to Deal With Menopausal Hair Loss

How to Deal With Menopausal Hair Loss

Most women think of hot flashes, night sweats, and mood swings when they hear the word “menopause”, but few realize the massive risk of hair loss… Many people do not realize this, but almost 40% of women experience hair loss or hair thinning during or after menopause. Unlike male pattern baldness, female hair loss doesn’t…

Causes of Hair Loss

Causes of Hair Loss

Usually hair loss is something that only men worry about, but as soon as women starts getting close to menopause, they might also see that their hair is not as thick as it used to be. It is not unusual to see some sort of hair loss as we age, it is important to know…

Menopause and Hair Loss

Menopause and Hair Loss

Usually hair loss is something that only men worry about, but as soon as women starts getting close to menopause, they might also see that their hair is not as thick as it used to be. The reason for this is the fluctuating hormones, specifically the decrease n estrogen. Estrogen is responsible for ensuring the…

Low Estrogen and Hair Loss

Low Estrogen and Hair Loss

When a woman’s estrogen levels become low, as is the case during menopause, she might see signs of hair loss. This is because when estrogen levels are very low, the underlying levels of testosterone that women have makes it appearance by affecting the hair follicles and shortening their growth phase. Another cause of such a…

Menopause and hairloss

5 Things about Menopause and Hair Loss

Women expect hot flashes and mood swings to occur during “the change,” but many women are unaware and unprepared for the fact that they may also find themselves facing hair loss and thinning during this time as well. After menopause, about 40 percent of women experience hair thinning, which is almost the same rate as…

What Causes Menopausal Hair Loss?

Loss of hair during menopause is normally a direct result of fluctuating levels of hormones in the body. Testosterone and estrogen are the two major hormones responsible for hair growth. The most common type of hair loss in menopausal women is known as estrogenic alopecia. It is caused by a drop in the levels of…

Why am I losing my Hair?

One of the most challenging things about hair loss is figuring out why it’s happening. The list of causes ranges from genetics to medication to lifestyle. While it can be hard to pinpoint the cause right away, knowing the possibilities can help you figure it out.  Heredity Most of us can blame Mom and Dad…