Why guys are Going Bald Younger — and 8 approaches to Stop the Shedding

Why guys are Going Bald Younger — and 8 approaches to Stop the Shedding

Learn how to handle hair thinning

By Leah Zerbe, Men’s Wellness

Whenever a person starts to go bald, a few things get along the drain—his hair and their confidence. Some 62 % of balding guys in a Spanish research stated losing their hair could deflate their self-esteem. This really isn’t 21st-century superficiality: “Thick locks is definitely connected with youth and masculinity,” says Albert Mannes, Ph.D., a University of Pennsylvania researcher who’s learned perceptions of balding. “Hair loss signals aging.”

But hair thinning can be deceiving: Two-thirds of males face hair thinning by age 35, and a poor hereditary hand is usually the culprit. Male-pattern hair thinning is an inherited sensitiveness to dihydrotestosterone (DHT, a by-product of testosterone), that leads to finer locks, a receding hairline, last but not least a scalp that is deserted.

That’s why scientists—who may be getting thinner up top by themselves—have placed balding inside their crosshairs. Continue reading “Why guys are Going Bald Younger — and 8 approaches to Stop the Shedding”