[Posted on November 23rd, 2014 by Dr. Carlos Puig]
Female hair loss can be a traumatic experience for women. In our society women are largely judged upon their physical appearance, therefore when you can not maintain your physical appearance like you would wish it can take a toll on your emotional well being. Here are a few tips to help individuals who are dealing with female hair loss or considering female hair replacement and overcoming the emotional effects it can have of them.
Focus on the Positive
Although your hair loss may feel like the biggest thing happening to you right now, it is important to try and focus on other positive aspect of your life and physical self. Spending time on other aspects of your physical appearance can sometimes increase your confidence levels. Buying new clothes or having a makeover done can help you to redirect your negative thoughts on to more positive aspects of your self. It is also important to focus on the things in your life that are going well such as family relationships or work successes.
Researching your hair loss condition or researching how other women have dealt with their hair loss can give you a sense of empowerment. One of the things that contributes to frustrations with female hair loss is a sense that you are the only one dealing with this problem. This is not true. Many women deal with hair loss. Viewing photos of other women who have dealt with hair loss is also comforting to many people who are experiencing this difficulty.
Know Your Options
One of the best ways to take control of your hair loss is to understand that you do have options. Today’s technology offers a variety female hair replacement treatments for women. Many people will attempt to deal with their hair loss on their own for a time. Eventually it becomes evident that the hair loss is beyond their control and they will then reach out for therapeutic answers. There is a great sense of relief in knowing that there is a solution to your hair loss problems.
There several pharmaceutical options for hair restoration which patients have found to be very efficient in dealing with their hair loss. Pharmaceutical hair restoration is usually a first option for hair loss patients.
New laser technology offers even better options for hair restoration. Laser light has now been proven to stimulate hair follicles giving those suffering from hair loss a better chance at re-growing their own natural hair.
In special or difficult cases hair restoration surgery is an option. Hair transplants are actually grafted into the scalp to stimulate hair growth during a medical hair restoration procedure.
It is important to know that there are options for you to help you overcome your hair loss.