Women’s Hair Loss
Ludwig’s Classification is used for women’s Hair loss.
Type I-Hair on front and top areas of hair is thinning and weak.
TypeII- Bordered hairline that is maintained but front and top areas are thinning, weak and fair hair is increasing.
TypeIII-The front and top areas are bald, and hairline border is definite.
The reason for hair loss in women is still unknown, but some hair loss factors are listed as:
-Male Hormone Levels (Androgens) After menopause, hair starts thinning and facial hair thickens.
-Genetic hair loss from family
- Damaged hair. Treated, frizzy, split ends, broken hair, hair shaft damage.
-Scaring of Hair Follicles. Scars by injuiries or hardening after injuries.
-Auto immune illnesses
-Hormonal Problems Excessive Testosterone hormone, Tyroid hormone deficiency.
-Vitamin B and other vitamin deficiencies
-Chemotherapy or Beta blocker medications
-Syphilis or sexually transmitted diseases (STD)