Maintaining thick beautiful, healthy hair has always been a very important concern in a woman’s professional and personal life. A woman’s self esteem can change dramatically when faced of sudden signs of hair loss. Hair loss is becoming an increasing problem in the U.S. with over 30 million women losing more hair that doesn’t grow back as strong or healthy, if at all.
You must pay particular attention if you have become to lose more hair than normal because it may signal the any number of healthy issues. If not checked early enough, it may be hard to regrow and repair your hair.
One of the causes of hair loss in women is Alopecia Areata, a disease that occurs when the immune system attacks hair follicles. This type of hair loss appears in varying degrees of severity; from small, round patches that re-grow without medical treatment, to chronic, extensive hair loss, involving all hair on the scalp and/or body. This type of hair loss can occur at any age, though most often in children and young adults.