If hereditary hair loss (androgenetic alopecia) once in full swing, it is very difficult to stop or cause new growth. Therefore, early initiation of therapy is important. Hair loss has, in rare cases, an immediate connection with a medical disability. Treatment is therefore often medically necessary and appropriate only when the person with the appearance of problems.
In addition, a real causal treatment of hereditary hair loss is difficult. Although advertised again and again for the alleged miracle cure, a detectable effect may offer only a few preparations. As promising in recent years, agents Finasteride , Minoxidil and Alfatradiol said. Finasteride inhibits the conversion of testosterone into dihydrotestosterone (DHT). DHT levels in the blood can thus reduce up to 70 percent. This treatment is only suitable for men and is well tolerated.Because the drug interferes with the metabolism of hormones together may experience side effects such as impotence. Reasons, children, youth and women should not take finasteride. Pregnant women should not handle broken tablets.
The mechanism of action Minoxidil considering hair growth remains largely unknown. It seems to continually increase and extend the hair follicles that have begun to decline. As a mechanism of action and to promote the supply of ships was adopted. However, as a side effect of hair in unwanted places (eg, face) to grow. Another drug that also inhibits the conversion of testosterone into the hair roots is dihydrotestosterone harmful Alfatradiol (17a-estradiol). Studies have shown that the drug increased the proportion of hairs in the growth phase; the proportion of hairs in the resting phase is reduced. This is an indication that Alfatradiol can slow the progression of hair loss. Alfatradiol The external application does not interfere with hormone metabolism and has few side effects.
Usually, successful treatment depends largely on the stage of hair loss. Atrophy due to hereditary hair loss, hair roots without treatment, it is almost impossible to revive growth, if it forms a bald head. This is where often only a hair transplant, wig or wig-old
Diet analysis of hair and hair mineral
Care of your body and your hair will take care of itself. Healthy hair is a reflection of a healthy body which, in turn, is largely a reflection of a healthy diet. Therefore, the food is healthy for the body will be good for hair.
There are numerous books that advise you on what you should and should not eat, how much to eat, how to prepare food to maintain the highest nutritional value, how frozen food compared to canned foods, dehydrated or fresh about the nutritional value, what effect the process in the food, how it affects the food storage, how the soil affects the food, and so on.
You should read these books because not discuss numerous aspects of nutrition in this text. We emphasize only that no mineral, vitamin, amino acid, carbohydrate or fat we should not include particular in our diet purely for the sake of our hair. Take care of your body and your hair will take care of itself. Hair Loss Diet and nutritional deficiencies have mentioned main cause diffuse hair loss. In these cases, deficiencies or excesses are the most common minerals, particularly low levels of iron, calcium, magnesium, chromium and zinc and high levels of copper. Blood tests for minerals can be misleading and, for many minerals, hair analysis is more accurate.