SOLUTIONS AT HOPE HAIR RECOVERY & SCALP CARE CENTER
Frequently Asked Questions
I only wash my hair once or twice a week, is that ok?
No, if you're using a shampoo line that is specifically formulated for hair loss, you want to want to remove any build up that can contribute to clogging of the pores. Also, you want your scalp to get the active ingredients as often as possible to encourage growth. Washing twice each time is recommended. Wash, rinse, repeat.
I'm scared to wash my hair too much because I don't want any more to fall out.
Washing your hair is not what is causing your hair to fallout, the trigger for fallout is often 6-16 weeks prior to the excessive fallout, stress, a change in medication, illness and often a vitamin or mineral defiiency are typical culprits responsible for fall out.
I've lost a lot of hair since my baby, how long will it take for my hair to grow back?
Most new mom's will get their hair back with 3-6 months of baby, however nursing can affect this time frame.
I've noticed my hair thinning in the past year, can I get it back?
Once you start noticing that your hair is thinning, typically 50% has fallen out. However it takes 5-7 years for a follicle to die, so the sooner that you begin treatment for your hair loss, the better your outcome will be.
Does stress cause hair loss?
Yes. Stress can cause a couple of different types of hair loss, when you see that it seems thinner all over, that is caused Telegen Effluvium.