Hair loss (alopecia) can influence only your scalp or your whole body, and it tends to be transitory or perpetual. It may be the consequence of heredity, hormonal changes, ailments or an ordinary part of ageing. Anybody can lose hair on their head, however, it's more normal in men.
Baldness usually refers to extreme hair loss from your scalp. Hereditary hair loss with age is the most widely recognized reason for baldness. Some people want to let their balding run its course untreated and unhidden. Others may cover it up with hairstyles, cosmetics, caps or scarves. And, still, others pick one of the medicines accessible to prevent further going bald or reestablish growth.
• Gradual diminishing on top of the head
• Circular or sketchy bald spots
• Sudden slackening of hair
• Full-body going bald
• Patches of scaling spreading over the scalp