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HAIR LOSS AND LIFE STAGES

Everyone has levels of male and female hormones in their bodies. As we age and go through important life stages these levels change, increasing and decreasing through puberty, pregnancy and middle age, and playing a significant role in hair loss.

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Pattern baldness affects around 50% of men and accounts for half of all female hair loss. It usually begins to show between the ages of 25 and 35.

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Increased hormone levels during pregnancy lengthen the hair’s lifecycle, delaying its loss. Many women lose this hair around three months after delivery.