At Sacramento Hair Doctor, we understand that excessive hair loss can be a life-altering condition that causes many women to feel unattractive and older. Hair thinning and hair loss hair loss can make a woman feel sad, lose confidence, feel self-conscious, and even develop feelings of depression.
Having visible hair thinning and hair loss is more common than most women realize. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, 40% percent of women experience some degree of hair loss by the time they are age 40. In the U.S. alone, approximately 30 million women are affected by this condition. In our clinic, 20% of surgeries are performed on women. Women spend large amounts of money on hairpieces, hair systems, and wigs to hide their hair loss. They use colored sprays and sprinkle fibers to camouflage the color of their scalp.