Can genetic Hair loss be treated? - QR 678

Yes genetic hair loss can be treated if the treatment is started in time. Heredity hair loss usually runs in the family and can affect both men and women. If you too have a close elder relative who lost his or hair in a patterned baldness then you should keep a close eye on your hair too. Hereditary hair loss usually happens in a pattern; M or W shaped in men and along the hair part in women. See the doctor immediately if you suffer from hair loss. There are many common and successful treatments available for genetic hair loss which include

  • Topical and oral medications: These include Minoxidil topical lotion and Finasteride tablets.
  • Hair transplantation using FUT and FUE methods.
  • Nutritional supplements: Your physician might also suggest some hair supplements that can help arrest hair fall. Dietary supplements containing Vitamin A, C, and Biotin, zinc, and iron can also help control hair fall caused because of genetics.