Studies show that it's normal for a woman to lose up to 100 hairs a day on her comb, brush or sink—this is just the result of the usual hair growth cycle. Some will lose far more strands than that. While reasons vary—from the hormonal changes of menopause to stress, from the results of intense styling treatments to side effects from medication—it's estimated that about 30 million women in the United States are all too familiar with this hair dilemma. Are you one of them? Learn about hair loss and hair health here:
About Female Hair Loss
Read about this condition that plagues many women today.
Dealing with Hair Loss
We asked two women what it's like to endure female pattern hair loss, and found courage and inspiration.
Potential Causes of Female Hair Loss
From menstrual disorders to genetics, find out the possible causes of this problem.
Hair Loss Signs and Symptoms
Are you suffering from female hair loss? This list of signs and symptoms can help you decipher.
Nurture Hair to Health
From food to haircare, these experts uncover some good ways to foster healthy hair.
Hair Loss Treatment and Prevention
Check out this list of treatment options and preventative measures for hair growth.
Hair Restoration Help
Looking for over-the-counter hair growth treatments? These products may help.
Tell Us Your Story
Are you suffering from hair loss? Share your words of wisdom and support.