Platelet Rich Plasma (commonly abbreviated as PRP) is derived derived from blood. These plasma derived platelets are rich in multiple growth factors and proteins that collectively stimulate, repair and aid in wound healing and help in possible hair growth. However, there is very little research that vouch for PRP stimulating Hair growth, but nevertheless the ones that do are promising.
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Male pattern baldness is a process, which is indeed slow, dreaded and demotivating. The miniaturization to balding can be differentiated to 5 major stages, which are:
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Before we actually start talking about the type of hair Loss, it is important to consider the properties and trait of a single strand of hair; which is called Follicle. Each follicle is categorized with its life cycle that is influenced by age, life style, disease, and other factors.
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Telogen Effluvium: It is the condition in which stress can signal hair follicles to enter into deep resting phase even when they are on middle of their growth cycle. This condition is further worsened if the stress is not controlled and the follicles keep on maintaining a resting phase, only to die off eventually.
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Each strand of hair that falls does not count as hair loss. There are about one hundred thousand hair follicles present over the scalp and around 90% of these follicles are active and strands of hair grow from them. The remaining 10% of follicles are either in transition or in resting phase. The strands of hair that falls out of follicle in resting or transition phase will be replenished when the follicle enters into active phase. Strands that fall off even from active follicle get replaced with equally healthy and thick hair.