Now, even men are more interested in and invest in appearance. Among them, hair loss is also one of the biggest concerns for men's appearance, and medical treatment should be prioritized for male-type hair loss, which is mostly due to genetic causes
Hair loss is not a health-threatening disease in itself, but it is also an important cause that can reduce the quality of life by affecting not only appearance but also interpersonal relationships and social life. According to Open Serve's "Men's Grooming Trend Report 2021" conducted on 750 men in their 20s and 40s in Korea, nearly half of men are worried about hair loss (46.0%), and more than half are usually managing hair loss I replied (53%).
However, most of their usual hair loss management methods were found to rely on non-medical management methods in the order of "the hair loss shampoo (39.2%),""the scalp massage (15.5%)" and "ingestion of food that is good for preventing hair loss (14.9%).". On the other hand, only 10.4% and 5.9% of 'taking hair loss treatment medicine'and 'visiting hair loss treatment hospital' related to medical treatment
In general, hair loss shampoo is classified as a functional cosmetics, and the Ministry of 강남피쉬안마 Food and Drug Safety defines the role of hair loss functional cosmetics as "help relieve hair loss symptoms.".
Male-type hair loss is a da Vinci disease, which accounts for about 90% of total hair loss, and is known to be caused by DHT, a metabolite of male hormones. This DHT constricts hair follicles and hinders hair growth, causing hair loss. Due to DHT, hair growth period becomes shorter and new hair grows shorter and thinner like fluffy hair. If you receive medical treatment in the early stages, progress can be slowed down and improved, but if it is left without proper treatment or rely only on non-medical care methods, the progress of hair loss can be faster or the timing of proper treatment can be missed.
Currently, on the medical side, men's hair loss treatment methods are typical of drugs that promote hair growth and hair transplant surgery. The drugs used in the treatment are divided into applying and eating, and can be used for male hair loss patients at all levels regardless of the progress of hair loss. It is recommended to continue treatment because steady treatment is needed for more than two to three months and the effect disappears when the treatment is stopped.
Hair transplantation may be considered if other treatments have not worked or hair loss is severe. The effect of hair transplantation is permanent, but it is common to take medication after surgery to prevent hair loss after transplantation.
"Young people are more interested in treating hair loss or hair loss, and they often try to manage hair loss in various ways, but continuing treatment in the wrong way can only waste time and money," said Na Yong-pil, head of Na Yong-pil Dermatology Clinic. "Based on professional diagnosis can improve hair loss symptoms quickly. It is desirable to consider functional cosmetics such as hair loss shampoo as an aid to medical treatment.".