Male pattern baldness is a common hair growth problem which affects around half of all British men in their late 40s. It may be a normal process of ageing or genetic and runs in the family. In addition it can also start as early as your teens.

Losing your hair is not usually anything to be worried about, however, it can be upsetting for most men. Its normal to lose hair. We can lose between 50-100 hairs a day, often without noticing. Hair loss is not usually anything to be worried about, therefore it can be a sign of a medical condition. Some types of hair loss are permanent, like male pattern baldness. Male pattern baldness is related to your genes and male sex hormones, Manchester pharmacy offers treatments and advice for this. Other types of hair loss may be temporary. They can be caused by:

  • An illness
  • Stress
  • Cancer treatment
  • Weight loss
  • Iron deficiency

Male pattern baldness usually follows a pattern of receding hairline and hair thinning on the crown.

Symptom’s can include:

If you are experiencing sudden hair loss, developing bald patches, losing clumps of hair or other symptoms related, its important you contact your GP straight away as it could be signs of something serious. Your GP should be able to tell you what’s causing your hair loss by looking at your hair. If your hair loss is taking a toll on your wellbeing tell your GP. They may be able to provide treatments for you. At Manchester pharmacy we provide a variety of treatments for male pattern baldness, get in touch with us today for more details.

Most hair loss does not need treatment and is either temporary and will grow back or a symptom of growing old.

Hair loss caused by a medical condition usually stops or grows back once you’ve recovered. There are things you can try if your hair loss is causing you distress, however, most treatments are not available on the NHS, so you’ll have to pay for them. No treatment is 100% effective.

Losing hair can be upsetting. For example many people think of their hair as an important part of who they are it makes them feel confident. If your hair loss is causing you distress, your GP may be able to help you get some counselling. Some individuals may benefit from joining a support group or speaking to others people. Individuals going through the same or similar situation’s relate to one another. In conclusion Manchester pharmacy will provide a holistic approach when discussing this issue.

If you think you have Male Pattern Baldness, Manchester Pharmacy will be able to provide you with quality male pattern baldness treatment to help stop further hair loss in the future. Get in touch with us today!

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