Understanding Stress and Hair Loss
Stress can cause a lot of damage to our body, and of course our hair as well. The medical term used to describe hair loss caused by stress is known as Telogen Effluvium. Let’s get the facts on Telogen Effluvium with Scott Moore at Great Directions Australia. The Registered Nurses have helped over 300 people who have been diagnosed with Telogen Effluvium by using our PRP for Hair Treatments to help to stabilise and prevent hair thinning and to encourage the regrowth of thicker and healthier hair.
Telogen Effluvium & Hair Loss
Telogen Effluvium is the name of a medical condition describing excessive hair fall & shedding. People with Telogen Effluvium often mistake the condition for genetic hair loss. Although it is common to have both forms of hair loss, if a patient has telogen effluvium their hair follicles are not functioning correctly, whereas genetic hair loss causes permanent weakening of the hair follicle. This web-page helps to explain the life-cycle of a hair follicle & what Telogen Effluvium is, it’s causes & treatment options.
Hair Growth Phases
To grow a strand of hair, you need a hair follicle. Hair has 3 growth phases. There are 3 x phases for a hair follicle = Anagen Phase, Catagen Phase & Telogen Phase.
What are the symptoms of Telogen Effluvium?
Symptoms of Telogen Effluvium can include:
What causes Telogen Effluvium?
The cause of Telogen Effluvium can include:
Treatments for Telogen Effluvium?
Deciding what is the best hair treatment for Telogen Effluvium requires an understanding about what is causing Telogen Effluvium for each patient. There are a few approaches that can be followed when treating Telogen Effluvium:
Minoxidil vs PRP Treatments for Telogen Effluvium?
Why trust Great Directions?
We mentioned that one of the causes of Telogen Effluvium can be physical stress. PRP Treatments require the extraction of blood, harvesting the PRP within the blood, then re-injecting it around the hair follicles that require the treatment. At Great Directions our approach in administering PRP Hair Treatments is ideal for Telogen Effluvium patients.
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