Hair Loss Causes
In this diagram we can see the structure of the scalp around the hair follicle. Contraction of the arrector pili muscles causes the hairs to stand on end - known colloquially as goosebumps. The sebaceous glands are microscopic glands in the skin that secrete an oily/waxy matter called sebum to lubricate and waterproof the skin and hair. It is this oil that we wash away with shampooing.
Many people suffer from hair loss due to cancer chemotherapy treatments and diseases like Alopecia, an auto-immune disease causing permanent hair loss. If you have long hair, you might want to consider donating your hair to help change someone's life. Here are the steps to take when you decide to donate your long hair to charity.
Hair loss can affect any gender, any ethnic background and any age-group. We still think of it being a condition of the middle aged – and it is fair to say this is the time when it is more likely to happen – but there is no getting away from the fact that hair loss can be even more profound and when it hits people when they are young...
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