Alopecia

When faced with hair loss there is nothing more comforting than knowing you are not alone. Understanding the reasons for hair loss and learning how to cope with it are the first steps towards empowerment. We have combined almost a quarter century of first hand experience with expert research on hair loss to provide you with our comprehensive guide. Discover your reason for hair loss here.

WHAT IS ALOPECIA?

Learn the reasons why chemo causes hair loss, what to expect and steps you can take to prepare. This could mean shopping ahead of time for wigs and hats or shaving your head. Find out out how to care for your sensitive scalp, buy comforting headwear, and ways to emotionally cope with hair loss.

WHAT IS ALOPECIA?

 

TYPES OF ALOPECIA

Explore 14 common reasons why your hair might be falling out, including alopecia, trichotillomania, aging and more. If you are wondering what the reasons are for your hair loss, this article is a must-read.

TYPES OF ALOPECIA

 

CAUSES OF ALOPECIA

Explore our comprehensive guide that covers everything you need to know about alopecia. Learn about alopecia causes, symptoms, treatments, coping and more.

CAUSES OF ALOPECIA

 

ALOPECIA TREATMENTS

Learn more about age-related hair changes, such as: thinning hair, hair loss and graying.

ALOPECIA TREATMENTS

 

NEWLY DIAGNOSED WITH ALOPECIA

Hormonal imbalances can be caused by a number of reasons. Discover how hormone levels may have an impact on hair loss.

NEWLY DIAGNOSED WITH ALOPECIA

 

UNDERSTANDING TRACTION ALOPECIA

Learn about trichotillomania, or compulsive hair pulling, including symptoms, causes, treatments and solutions.

UNDERSTANDING TRACTION ALOPECIA

 

Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia (CCCA)

One reason for hair loss is an under active thyroid. Learn how your thyroid levels can contribute to hair loss.

Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia (CCCA)

 

AUTOIMMUNE RELATED HAIR LOSS

Discover which autoimmune conditions can cause hair loss or thinning.

AUTOIMMUNE RELATED HAIR LOSS

 

LUPUS & HAIR LOSS

Lupus has many common side effects, including hair loss. Discover hair loss tips & treatments for lupus hair loss.

LUPUS & HAIR LOSS

 

STRESS & HAIR LOSS

Does stress cause hair loss? Learn the reasons why stress can contribute to hair loss and discover stress management strategies.

STRESS & HAIR LOSS

 

VITAMIN B & HAIR LOSS

Can vitamin deficiencies cause hair loss? Find out how Vitamin B levels may impact your hair.

VITAMIN B & HAIR LOSS

 

UNDERSTANDING TRACTION ALOPECIA

Certain hairstyles that pull on your hair can cause hair loss. Learn what you need to know to prevent this type of hair loss..

UNDERSTANDING TRACTION ALOPECIA

 

MEDICATION& HAIR LOSS

There are many medications besides chemo drugs that cause hair loss. Discover what types of drugs might impact your hair in this helpful article.

MEDICATION & HAIR LOSS

 

STRESS, ANXIETY & HAIR LOSS

Stress and anxiety can negatively impact your health and contribute to hair loss. Explore tips on how to reverse temporary hair loss.

STRESS, ANXIETY & HAIR LOSS