Don’t Let Men’s Hair Loss Define You Anymore

If you’re experiencing men’s hair loss, it’s important not to let it affect your self-esteem or the way you feel about your masculinity. In fact, the best thing you can do is to get educated about why it causes you feelings of insecurity, what might be causing your hair loss and steps you can take to help regrow your hair. Going Bald Does Not Make You Less of a Man OK, so your hair is getting a little thin. When this happens, either you can choose to not let it define you and cause you to withdraw from society, or you can look for a solution to regrow your hair. Either way, acceptance of yourself is key. Take a step back and realize that the amount of hair you have, or don’t have, on your head has nothing to do with your level of masculinity. Why Me? If you’re one of the many men struggling with alopecia, or male pattern baldness, you may ask yourself, “Why me?” from time to time. Well, the good news is that a variety of genetic factors and medical conditions are responsible for most occurrences of baldness in men. In fact, male pattern baldness sufferers have inherited hair follicles that are genetically sensitive to dihydrotestosterone (DHT). This means that, over time, the hair follicles become smaller and experience a shortened life span. Other causes of men’s hair loss can include certain diseases, side effects of some medications or even extreme stress. However, for most men, it’s simply a matter of genetics. Look Guys — I’m Bald Although it may seem embarrassing, it really is very important to discuss your baldness with friends or family. Not only can this help you [...]