Baldness is one of the most common hair problems faced by men. It is actually a condition, in which a person has no or very less hair on the head. Its technical name is alopecia. The extreme form of alopecia or baldness is alopecia totalis, in which, man tends to lose overall head hair. In general terms, it is referred as hair loss. It is believed that human loses almost 250 strands while washing them.
Causes of Baldness
Baldness is mainly caused due to clogging of hair follicles. It is the most noticeable problem in men, which can be caused by several reasons or a combination of various factors mentioned below:
Hormonal changes,Aging,Heredity,Lack of iron and proteins,Quick weight loss,Excessive consumption of vitamin A,Scalp infection,Trauma,Birth control oral contraceptives,
Drugs intake,Stress and tension,Pregnancy,Menopause,
Deadly disease, like cancer,Tight hair styles,Thyroid disorders,Excessive use of drying and straightening machines on hair,Changes in diet,Short or long-term illness,Medical conditions, like anaemia,Anabolic steroids,