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Hair Thinning and Hair Loss Causes and Treatments

Bedford, MA

Hair thinning and hair loss refer to the gradual reduction in hair density and volume, leading to more visible scalp or bald patches.

Defining Hair Thinning and Hair Loss


Hair thinning and hair loss denote a marked decrease in hair density, often manifesting as a more apparent scalp, weakened hair strands, or even bald spots.


Untangling the Causes


  1. Genetics: Hereditary factors can predetermine male or female pattern baldness.

  2. Hormonal Changes: Conditions like pregnancy, PCOS, thyroid disorders, or menopause can instigate hair loss.

  3. Stress: Acute emotional or physical stress can lead to temporary hair thinning.

  4. Medications & Treatments: Some drugs, including those for cancer, depression, and hypertension, may have hair loss as a side effect.

  5. Hairstyling & Treatments: Excessive heat styling, tight hairstyles, and chemical treatments can weaken hair.

  6. Poor Diet: Lack of essential vitamins and minerals can lead to hair loss.

  7. Underlying Medical Conditions: Diseases such as lupus or diabetes can result in hair thinning or loss.


Finding the Solution: Treatments for Hair Thinning and Hair Loss


  1. Hair restoration with ALMA TED treatment is a no pain, no downtime treatment that gives great result in as little as one treatment.

  2. Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Treatment: Using one's plasma, it is injected into the scalp to promote hair growth.

  3. Nutrition & Supplements: Nutrafol products speifically engineered for men and woman are avilable at Alainn Medical Aesthetics.


Hair thinning and loss, while often distressing, are natural occurrences for many. Understanding the underlying cause is crucial to finding the right treatment. For an informed decision, please request a complimentary consultation today.

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