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Accepting Baldness

Rather than hiding one’s hair loss you may choose to embrace it. A shaved head will grow stubble in the same manner and at the same rate as a shaved face.  As mentioned elsewhere, these days, baldness is seen as more acceptable a look as have shaved heads.   Many well …

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What Causes Male Pattern Baldness ?

With male pattern baldness, the male sex hormone testosterone actively targets the hair follicles.   Over a period of time, the hair follicles become damaged and deteriorate leading to the hair shaft being reduced in size until it rendered short, fine and downy like “peach fuzz”.   Eventually, the hair follicle becomes …

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What Is Male Pattern Baldness ?

Male pattern baldness is medically referred to as androgenetic alopecia and is otherwise known as common baldness or permanent-pattern baldness.   It is the most common form of hair loss in men.   Male pattern baldness is noticeable by hair receding from the lateral sides of the forehead (commonly called a …

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