Risk Factors

  • Medical treatments:  Usage of drugs for treating gout, hypertension, depression and cardiac problems may lead to temporary hair loss. Undergoing medical treatment like radiation therapy and chemotherapy can also cause hair loss.
  • Poor hair care treatment: People referring to hair treatments such as dying, straightening can cause hair loss. These are considered very stressful. Hair styles involving pullingwill also lead to hair loss.
  • Poor Diet: Many people who crave for fad diet or have eating disorders can suffer hair loss. Diet should include essential vitamins and minerals for proper nourishment for preventing hair loss.