Typical signs: Receding hairline at the temples and circular bald spot at the back of the head.
Cause: Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) causes shortening of the hair growth phase. In most cases, the hair follicles are significantly hypersensitive to male hormones.
Typical signs: Begins in healthy individuals, even children.
Cause: Typically an autoimmune issue. May occur together with neurodermatitis, vitiligo, or thyroid problems. May resolve without treatment.
Typical signs: Hair thins all over the head.
Cause: Occurs a few months after an infection or chronic inflammation.
Possible treatments: Depending on the cause of the hair loss, an individual treatment plan is recommended after hormone analysis or a trichogram.
-> PRP Hair Growth Cocktail
In this form of treatment, micro-fine needles are used to inject highly effective growth factors from plasma into the scalp to stimulate hair growth. This near-painless procedure is performed once weekly over a period of up to six weeks. It is especially successful in men with diffuse or hereditary hair loss.
Costs: EUR 450.00 per session
Applied in combination with a special hair tonic (twice daily), the success rate can be as high as 40%. The treatment costs are typically assumed by private health insurers.
Cortisone injections are a successful way to suppress the immune reaction.
A fractional laser is used to create micro-fine injuries, stimulating new growth in the hair deep under the skin. Treatments must be performed every four weeks.
Costs: Depending on the size of the area, 250 to 550 euros per session