PCOS or Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is a hormonal disorder, affecting the ovaries present in a woman. The symptoms associated with it are weight gain, fatigue, along with excessive facial Hair. But, major hair fall is also one of the symptoms.
Pcos And Hair Loss
PCOS leads to hyperandrogenism – a condition where the body makes male hormones called androgens excessively. Androgens are present in all women
It is through a gene that one gets it and stays for long. If little or no hair sensitivity is there, the hair might not be changed by extra androgens.
Treatment For Hair Loss
If Hair Loss is the only symptom bothering you, it becomes clear that hair thinning is the process. Hair loss treatment from PCOS can be treated by taking oral androgens. One can also apply ointments and gels, which work as activating agents.
But, the hair loss treatment do not work for everyone, for others, it is just a hair transplant which comes to rescue the person in case of hair loss by PCOS, let us go through the hair transplant process very quickly:
A hair transplant involves shifting hair from the part of head which has more hair to the place which has lesser hair.
Hair Loss Occurs Due To:
- Strong medicines
- Unhealthy diet
- Remaining ill for a long time
Different Types Of Transplants
- Slit grafts and micro grafts
- Slit grafts are those which have up to 10 hairs in each graft.
- Micro grafts have one or two hair per graft, it depends on the number of the areas required to heal.