Telogen effluvium is a reversible condition- hair falls out after a stressful experience.
What happens? Stress pushes hair follicles into a resting phase.
Within a few months, those hairs can fall out.
What are the types of stress that can cause hair loss?, Surgery, Childbirth, and serious illness What can we do?
Treatments – Usually self-treatable Requires a medical diagnosis Resolves within months
Alopecia areata Is another form of hair loss.
Sudden hair loss starts with one or more circular bald patches that may overlap.
Treatment Corticosteroids Topical immunotherapy Minoxidil (Rogaine)
Consult your doctor for medical advice.