hair loss causes


Losing your hair? It may be due to the following hair loss reasons:

  • Stress –

Stress and hair loss are inter-connected. Hair has a calculated life cycle consisting of growth phase, rest phase and shredding phase. Increased anxiety levels can further the process of temporary hair loss. This causes a type of hair loss called telogen effluvium.

  • Excess of Vitamin A –

According to a research done by American Academy of Dermatology, overdoing Vitamin-A containing supplements can trigger hair loss.

  • Protein Deficiency –

One of the most commonly known factors for persistent hair loss is the lack of protein rich diet.  

  • Men Pattern Baldness –

Much of a modern phenomenon, pattern baldness in men may be caused by factors like combo of genes and male sex hormones.

  • Female Hormones –

Pregnancy in many cases is a type of physical stress that can lead to hair loss in women. The hormonal changes during menopause may also have the same effects.

  • Anemia –

India tops the nations with most number of female and children being anemic. Iron deficiency causing anemia and hair loss is easily fixable with a healthy diet.

  • Hypothyroid –

Having an under-active thyroid gland adversely affects our hormones as this little glad is critical to the growth cycle and metabolism. This can further the process of hair loss in both men and women.

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency –

Also called Cobalamin, B12 is involved in essential body processes, thus its lack can also be one of the main hair loss reasons.

  • Lupus –

An autoimmune disease causing hair loss and unfortunately hair loss of this type means they will not grow back.

  • Chemotherapy –

Drugs used to beat the unfortunate disease of Cancer causes immense hair fall out.

  • Antidepressants –

Blood pressure drugs and certain anxiety pills might promote hair loss.

Hair Loss Reasons Video By Dr. Anupriya Goel


If you think that some of these reasons or more is causing your hair loss, Now the question comes how you are going to treat hair loss? At Berkowits we provide effective hair loss treatment that helps in stopping hair loss both in male and females. Talk with us: