3 Reasons For Hair Loss In Millennials

The number of young men and women seeking help from hair-loss specialists has raised exponentially

Nowadays the number of young men and women seeking help from hair-loss specialists has raised exponentially specially between the ages of 25 and 35 years old.

Dr. Pablo Fok from TJ hair-loss treatments clinic in Tijuana explains "one of the main reason for hair-loss in in men is attributed to the amount of dihydrotestosterone produced, which makes hair from the head fall specifically from the forehead to the

There's more reasons why young men and women or millennials as they are commonly known, start losing hair at young age due to their lifestyle. The most common reasons are:

1. Nutrition

Millennials nowadays are always on the go and they don't take time to eat properly. They would normally eat at fast food restaurants to avoid losing time. This type of food has a very small number of nutrients, not enough to make the entire body healthy. So, the human body gets in survival mode and send those nutrients to vital organs such as: the brain, heart and liver. Leaving the hair follicles without nutrients to grow.

2. Levels of stress

Since Millennials grew up in technology, their level of stress is caused by their dependence to electronic devices. The most common causes: having a cell phone without battery, not having Wi-Fi on their phones or playing war videogames. These situations, as well as the world economy or wars, create high levels of cortisol (the stress hormone), which results in hair loss.

3. Toxins

Sadly, our world is full of toxins nowadays. In the environment, the water we drink, the food we eat, etc.

Our body fights against these toxins with very little nutrients, creating a constant battle inside our body, makes them age faster and loss of our hair.

TJ hair-loss treatment clinic in Mexico understand these challenges and is treating men and women for hair-loss for many years. Dr. Pablo Fok explains how easy it is to prevent future hair-loss or regrow hair through specialized treatments.

PRP Therapy for hair-loss also known as Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy for hair-loss is procedure where the doctors take a small sample of the patient's blood, which is than processed until left with liquid rich of plasma that is then applied to the areas affected with hair loss. This treatment is pain free treatment that only takes 20 minutes to complete it.

Oral medication: there are different medications that work for hair loss and make hair follicles stronger and healthier, however some disadvantages are that results are often very slow and can take up to 6 to 18 months to achieve results.

FUE hair transplant also known as micro hair transplant for men and women is the newest technique and with the best results. It is a non-invasive procedure where the doctors extract healthy hair follicles without making any incision. The pain and discomfort is minimal and the patients recovers very fast and can go back to their daily activities the next day. Most importantly, results start showing in the first week after treatment.

It is important for people to know that they should visit a hair loss treatments specialist to have a proper evaluation and make the right decision on what treatment might be better for their specific needs. "Fortunately, nowadays hair loss has new and real solutions that are scientifically proven so that people don't need to go through the emotional pain caused by hair loss anymore, especially at so young ages"

Dr. Pablo Fok

Hair Loss Specialist

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