Monday, December 19, 2011
Hair loss and its treatment
We 'have all heard about the wonders of lasers, from the technological breakthroughs in laser surgery, teeth whitening. But did you know that there have been breakthroughs using lasers as a hair loss treatment with low-light-laser? In fact, the technology behind laser as a treatment for hair loss, also called "laser hair regrowth therapy" has been around for more than twenty years, and has been extensively used in Europe successfully treat hair loss.
1st Over-styling - hair styles like cornrows or ponytails that pull or tug at the hair follicles (tension alopecia) can have a devastating effect on the hair roots, causing them to weaken them, miniaturization (thin) and eventually die. Once dead, a hair follicle will never grow back. Damaging use of harsh chemicals and hair straighteners on the risk of scarring of the scalp and hair roots to kill or cause hair loss.
2nd Stress - Stress has been shown that a direct effect on the loss of their hair. Scientists believe stress hormone levels can affect the hair follicles that change.