Hair is big thing with black women- and women in general. And that’s why hair loss can become a very traumatic experience for a woman. Sometimes the hair loss is due to natural things like hereditary and hormones. But oftentimes it is also the direct result of things we do to our own hair, like constant chemical processing (i.e. relaxers) and hairstyling (i.e. tight braids), as well as poor diet.
I’ll cover the most common causes of hair loss in black women. And I will discuss treatment methods. In all cases, you should make sure you that you’re getting the proper nutrients for healthy hair in the form of vitamins and supplements (last page). And in some cases of hair loss you will have to see a doctor from prescription medication so that your condition doesn’t worsen or become permanent.
The thing to remember is that if you’re a black woman experiencing thinning hair or hair loss, you should take the time to read up on this information, and start taking the necessary steps now to restore your hair back to its full and healthy state. Here is the black woman’s guide to hair loss: