What is Telogen Effluvium

What is Telogen Effluvium – Symptoms, Causes, Treatment and Prevention

Hair loss has several underlying causes. In this article, I will describe a rare condition that causes temporary hair loss which fortunately recovers on its own. Temporary hair loss may happen to a person after suffering from stress, shock, or some other traumatic event. This condition is called telogen effluvium. It is different from permanent hair loss because even though there may be a large hair loss from the scalp,…

trihotillomania - Hair Pulling Disorder

Find Out More About Trichotillomania – Hair Pulling Disorder

Trichotillomania is a hair pulling disorder in which a person pulls out his or her own hair, causing hair loss and damage to the scalp. It is an uncontrollable urge and is classified as an obsessive-compulsive disorder. It may be triggered by anxiety, though the disorder runs in families and is a more common form of hair loss in women. Trichotillomania can vary from being mild to severe, and treatment…