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Hair Loss in Women
Hair today, gone tomorrow.
The problem of hair loss is common among men and women. Did you know that 1 in 4 women suffer from loss or thinning of hair? Compared to 3 out of 4 men; that makes 5/8ths of the population. Of those 65 million people in the United States, 95% are afflicted simply by genetics, what we know as androgenetic alopecia.
Although hair loss is fairly common, it can be a tough thing for women to live with, especially when it changes how you look. Remember that the condition of your hair mirrors what’s going on inside your body.
Below is an infographic to give you a better idea of the symptoms, causes, and treatment of female hair loss.
Remember to nurture your health from the inside out (including your emotional health), should improve the quality and quantity of your hair, as well as your overall quality of life!
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