Hair Problems - Homeopathic Solutions
  • Hair fall, breakage and poor calibre (frizzy, dry) has developed into a major concern for every second or third adult as well as adolescent today.

    Ironically stress is a major cause of hair problems & losing hair even bigger reason for worry.

    Is a number of the medical lingo, which a person usually hears through the doctor or discovers while looking on yahoo throughout his struggle with the hair problem.

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    ALOPECIA means reduction in hair from places where it has to be usually present- scalp, body.

    Diffuse loss in scalp hair, commonly observed in females- generally known as FEMALE PATTERN HAIRLOSS/ BALDNESS

    MALE PATTEREN BALDNESS / ANDROGENIC ALOPECIA are thinning hair affecting temples predominantly, then vertex. It's the most popular way of hair loss, prevalent in 30-40% young males.

    TRACTION ALOPECIA- caused resulting from undue pulling or hair - tight ponytails or hair accessories.

    ALOPECIA TOTALIS- baldness in entirety.

    ALOPECIA UNIVERSALIS- lack of scalp & body hair.

    ALOPECIA ARETA- baldness in patches.

    TELOGEN EFFLUVIUM can be a scalp disorder observed as the thinning or shedding of hair, could lead to baldness over time.

    CICATRICAL ALOPECIA- is a kind of alopecia in which there is destruction of hair follicles resulting in permanent hair thinning; there can be burning, itching, pain & redness of scalp as well as baldness.

    Hairloss, breakage & poor quality of hair could be related to a range of other causes -

    Physiological Conditions like- Pregnancy, Post delivery period, Menopause, Breastfeeding

    Scalp Infections or inflammatory conditions- Dandruff, Seborrhea Dermatitis, Psoriasis

    Nutritional Deficiencies- Iron, Vitamin D, C, A, E, B complex especially B6, Zinc, Magnesium, Selenium.

    Illness - Typhoid, Cancer, Liver Diseases

    Endocrine / Hormonal Disorders- Thyroid Gland Disorders, Renal Disorders, Pituitary Disorders, Poly cystic Ovarian Syndrome

    Drugs- Antihypertensive drugs, Corticosteroids, Oral Contraceptives, Anti- depressants, etc

    Mental Stress

    Overuse of Cosmetics/ Hair Products, Hair accessories and hair styles which may cause friction or make hair dry

    Genetic Predisposition

    Environmental factor- pollution levels, toxins in water & air

    Ageing

    MANAGING Thinning Hair -

    Correcting the actual condition- scalp infection, taenia capitis, hormonal illness, etc, the recovery from underlying illness mostly ensures regaining of hair. Sometimes a systemic illness could lead to severe thinning hair, that could be corrected by homeopathic medication.

    Nutrition for Hair- Proteins, Minerals, Fatty Acids. Hair, like other body tissue includes proteins as well as for synthesis & repair of a variety of micro nutrients is called for.

    Avoiding harmful agents-certain drugs, alcohol, nicotine (tobacco, smoking).

    Avoiding overuse of dyes, cosmetics, hair styling products that may damage hair roots. Consumption of chemicals on ones scalp & hair should be minimal to ensure the scalp is clean & pores can breathe.

    Hair massage to improve circulation is actually a tried -n- tested way to perk up dry hair.

    Mild shampoo's to maintain scalp clean.

    Medication- a therapy which fits the patients needs & inclinations could possibly be, conventional medicines, homeopathy, ayurveda & naturopathy Keeping levels of stress to minimum ensures a good body.

    Building strong immunity to keep infections far off.

    HOMEOPATHY FOR Baldness -

    Homeopathy assists with treating the underlying causes like hormonal Imbalances, deficiencies, scalp infections & even hereditary hair loss to avoid or decrease thinning hair & promote new rise in men & women both.

    With proper homeopathic medication, nutritional & hair care advice hair growth, quality & density show dramatic improvement.

    # LYCOPODIUM CLAVATUM

    This one of several commonest indicated remedy in male pattern baldness. Hairloss in fema