How To Get Rid of Male Pattern Baldness

By Subodh / February 25, 2011

Men with baldness can look older than they really are. They loose confidence and fail to give an attractive and impressive look. Instead of worrying, you should find out the causes of your baldness and find treatment for it.

Male pattern baldness can be caused by natural reasons. You cannot prevent male pattern baldness because if it is hereditary. High levels of dihydrotestoterone can be a cause for male pattern baldness. Males, after puberty, have high testosterone hormone level, which affects their hair follicles. Damage to hair follicles can cause loss of their present strands of hair and also prevents new hair from growing. There are treatments that can prevent you from loosing your hair because of high levels of dihydrotestosterone.

Some men like to have long hairs. Hairstyles like tight ponytails and cornrows can damage hair follicles, which can cause hair loss. You can tie your hair very firmly without using too much pressure. Iron deficiency can weaken your hair follicles, which causes to lose your hair. If you find out that you have iron deficiency, you can take nutrient to prevent further hair loss. Stress and anxiety can increase hair fall. So stop worrying and find out how to prevent hair loss.

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The use of hairstyle products, which has too much chemicals, can increase your hair loss. Some diseases and drugs can also cause male pattern baldness. You should consult the doctor to find out the exact reason for loosing your hair. The doctor can advice you an effective treatment for your baldness.

Minoxidil, which is used for high blood pressure can improve hair growth. The doctors prescribe this medicine for effective treatment for male pattern baldness. Finasteride is a drug that contains chemicals that filters androgen and prevents hair loss. This pill is 80% effective for preventing baldness. Ketoconazole is a chemical that can reduce hair fall. This chemical is found in Nizoral, an anti-dandruff shampoo. Caffeine (coffee) stimulates hair growth. You can use this on your scalp in the morning as a secondary method.

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If nothing works, you can go for a toupee, which you can get it from a wig shop. You can choose the one that matches your face. You can use this either by simply wearing it or get it implanted by a surgeon. Another option is to go for hair transplant. The surgeon does this for you by taking a portion of hair from your body or from others and implants it on your scalp. This method can be very costly.

If you are not interested in hair transplant, you can shave off the remaining hair. You can look cool and trendy with shaven head and wear an outfit that goes well with it.