Hair Loss Causes
No matter what causes it, hair loss is hard to handle, especially considering that most of the “treatments” touted in commercials are largely ineffective for most people. While balding, or alopecia, may result from a variety of causes from diet to medication to genetic hormonal problems, knowing what caused your hair loss will help you know the right course of action to take—and save you a lot of money in wasted efforts.
Androgenetic Hair Loss
Male- or female-pattern baldness is the most common culprit of hair loss in both men and women. And unfortunately, it’s caused by genetics, about which very little can be done (despite the billions a year Americans spend trying to change those facts).