Hair Loss Overview

Hair loss is the thinning or shedding of hair follicles. Patients may experience sudden or gradual bald patches. Hair loss is prevalent among both men and women. Aside from being aesthetically displeasing, hair loss can occasionally signal a more serious medical condition.

What Causes Hair Loss?

Genetics is the most common cause of hair loss. The condition can also occur as a result of stress, disease, medication, or hormonal imbalances.

Are There Different Types of Hair Loss?

There are many different types of hair loss. Some are temporary and others are permanent. Hereditary hair loss (male-pattern baldness) is the number one prevailing type.

What Treatment Options Are Available?

Most hair loss can be stopped or treated. Our highly-skilled dermatologists are here to help you regain your normal fullness through the latest medical advancements.

At your consultation, we’ll customize a plan to promote hair thickness and regrowth. Your treatment may include one or a combination of; topical creams, scalp injections, platelet-rich plasma injections, or oral medications.

Take the First Step – Request A Consultation

Interested in this procedure? Please fill out the form on this page to request an in-person consultation and one of our knowledgeable medical staff members at The Skin Care Center will reach out to you promptly. You can also call our office directly at (773) 296-3636.

The Skin Care Center conveniently serves the entire Chicago Metro Area with locations in Chicago, Lake Forest, and Glenview.

*Individual Results May Vary*