Male pattern baldness vs. female pattern baldness. Know the difference.

Male pattern baldness vs. female pattern baldness. Know the difference.

Female Pattern Baldness
December 28, 2019

You might be thinking there’s hardly any difference between male pattern baldness and female pattern baldness. Aren’t you? Or you thought baldness can occur only to men? Well, then this blog is a must-read!

Male pattern baldness

As men age, they tend to lose the hair on top of their head which leaves a ring of hair around the sides. This is called male pattern baldness. It's caused by genes from both parents and is fueled by the male hormone testosterone. The "M" shape pattern is a characteristic feature of male pattern baldness because the hair in the temples and crown appears to be the most sensitive to DHT levels. Some people exhibit more of a half-moon pattern where the entire front hairline recedes back in unison.

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Female pattern baldness

In female pattern baldness, the hair thins throughout the top of the scalp, leaving the hair in front intact.Female pattern baldness more often causes diffuse thinning without a hairline recession and rarely leads to total hair loss. The Ludwig scale is a method of classifying female pattern baldness and ranges from stages I to III.

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Be it male pattern baldness or female pattern baldness, you should know that these conditions can be medically treated if you address them to a doctor on time.

You can take the help of homeopathy to treat hair loss – it treats your hair fall holistically and gives you a safe, effective, and long-lasting solution. How? Read on to know more.

Homeopathy – a holistic solution to treat your hair problems

Are you wondering if hair lost to male pattern baldness and female pattern baldness ever grow back on its own? Well, you need not worry ashomeopathy forms the main line of treatment for both male pattern baldness and female pattern baldness. Homeopathic remedies are selected and customized for you, based on your medical history. Homeopathy efficiently treats the fundamentalcauses of hair loss such as anemia, thyroid, etc. Homeopathic treatment is recommended for grades 1 to 7 in patterns of balding.

There are instant and permanent hair loss solutions at Dr Batra’s™. And it can be supplemented and supported by various other treatment options as described below.

  • DrBatra’s™ groHAIR

It is based on a 2003 Nobel Prize-winning discovery. It is India’s first non-invasive treatment therapy that improves hair volume and stimulates hair growth. It has no side-effects and has a treatment success rate of 77%.The procedure takes just 30 minutes once a week.

  • Dr Batra’s™ Instant Hair

It consists of artificial microfibers that give the appearance of a full head of hair. It covers bald patches in just 30 seconds. It is non-toxic and free of side effects. It conceals bald and patchy spots. Moreover, it is resistant to wind, rain and perspiration. It is recommended for grades 2 to 5.

  • Dr Batra’s™ Hair Transplant

It reverses baldness and restores the natural hairline. It employs state-of-the-art technology. It uses a trusted and scientific approach. It is performed by internationally trained surgeons. It has 95% treatment success rate. It is a long-lasting solution.

  • DrBatra’s™ STMcell Therapy

It works on stem cells that endorse new hair growth within six weeks of the treatment. It causes minimal to no pain. It has no side effects. It restores cellular growth by improving blood circulation. It restores hair follicles to the original size and minimizes hair thinning. It is recommended for grades 3 to 6. It has 88% treatment success rate. The procedure takes just 60 minutes once a week.

  • Dr Batra’s™ Hair Vitalizing Treatment

It is US-FDA approved low-level laser therapy. It has 90% treatment success rate. This treatment restores the growth of hair follicles.

The selection of these treatments is based on diagnosing the exact cause of hair loss, extent of hair loss, and the grade of baldness. Therefore, consult a homeopathic expert to arrest your hair fall in time. You can book an appointment with us at

At Dr Batra’s ™, we have treated 7 lakh hair loss patient with a success rate of 96.6% (as authenticated by American Quality Assessors). Our doctors will assess your hair and scalp condition through a video-microscope and provide an individualised treatment plan comprising of natural homeopathic medicines, right hair care regime, and diet.

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