Common Question about Hair Loss and Hair Thinning

Hair loss and hair thinning are common problems which affect self-esteem. Research shows that individuals suffering from hair loss and hair thinning have higher levels of depression and anxiety than the general population. These are common questions about hair loss and hair thinning.

How can we know that we have problems?

These are self-assessments.

  • The hair’s part line is getting wider than 1 cm.
  • Hair loss more than 100/day.
  • Increase hair loss when you shampoo or condition your hair.
  • Visible scalp indicates a reduction of hair density by at least 50% of normal.

When should we consult doctors?

The quicker you take action, the better results you will have. So, you should consult an expert doctor as soon as possible.

What investigation do we need?

At least, your doctor should do trichoscopy (hair microscope). Trichoscopy is a method evaluating the scalp and hair follicle at high magnification for detailed diagnosis.

What are common causes of hair loss and hair thinning?

The common causes are.

  • Hair loss from Genetics (Androgenetic alopecia)
  • Hair loss after childbirth or breast feeding
  • Hair loss from Hormonal change.
  • Hair loss and Hair Thinning from Aging process.
  • Hair loss after COVID infection
  • Hair loss from underlying health problem such as insomnia, stress, disease

What are the contributing factors to worsen hair loss and hair thinning?

These are co-factors that can worsen hair loss and hair thinning.

  • Stress
  • Sleep problem
  • Diet control

How do we know which treatment is good for hair loss and hair thinning?

There are many kinds of treatment for hair loss and hair thinning. At Piyawat, Doctors have long-term experience in hair loss and hair thinning treatment. We have tested many kinds of laser, growth factors, PRP, hair solutions. Finally, we developed our own treatment.

  • Fractional hair laser combined with Mesotherapy is our signature treatment. The new hair growth can be seen within 3 weeks after treatment. This treatment does not hurt at all. It takes about 30 minutes. It has no downtime.
  • Hair lotions are home-used products that help improve scalp condition, open hair follicle, and stimulate hair growth.
  • Blood Tonic is 100% herbal medicine that helps improve blood microcirculation. It will increase nutrients to hair and scalp which are important for hair growth.
  • Trichoscopy (hair microscope) will be done by doctor to investigate and analyze scalp and hair problems. It is also used to follow up treatment results. During this process, you can see your scalp and hair problem in real time. New hair growth and hair follicle changing can be seen. So trichoscopy should be done every time you see doctor and get treatment.

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