Psychological Effects of Hair Loss in Women


The hair loss problem in women is more psychologically stressful than a hair loss in men. According to the scientific studies, the women are more likely to have psychological pains because of hair loss problems and also the psychological effects are likely to be more severe in the case of women as compared to men.

Women are used to investing more in their appearance as compared to men and also used to react more negatively to the cases like hair loss that this will make their appearance worse.

The women are also highly sensitive in their social contacts and their hair act as a crowning glory.  When she feels that her crowning glory is getting out of distraction then she is likely to lose her self-esteem.

The hair loss is women are always less supported than the men. The hair loss problem is not regarded as normal just like in men. Also, the pattern of hair loss in women is not recognized as much easily as in men. The psychological effect of hair loss in women is not appreciated may because of lack of public awareness in her. But still, she could have the surgical options like hair transplant in India to get rid of female pattern baldness.

The common causes of the female hair loss are:

  • Androgenetic Alopecia
  • Alopecia Areata
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Loose Anagen Syndrome
  • Pregnancy
  • Traction Alopecia
  • Chemical Processing
  • Compulsive Hair Plucking

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