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The Homeopathic Way Of Treating Hair Loss

Date :02-Mar-2020

Hair loss is a common problem among people of all ages, gender, and ethnicity. This is an upsetting condition as it significantly creates a toll on our aesthetics and self-confidence. Hair loss is a condition when a portion of the head or part of the body starts to lose hair. This condition is commonly noticed in males and mostly affects the scalp.

Hair loss

Scientists and experts are still in the pursuit of finding a permanent cure for baldness and hair loss.


When you think of hair loss, you may notice several reasons, such as:

  • Family history
  • Hormonal imbalance
  • Careless hair treatments
  • Abnormal immune system
  • High levels of stress
  • Changes in lifestyle
  • Medication side-effects


Hair loss is a condition that can start suddenly and increase gradually, affecting just the scalp area. Some types of hair loss are temporary, and some can cause baldness. Most often, hair loss shows symptoms such as:

  • Spots or patches of hair loss on the scalp
  • Thinning of hair
  • Hair loss throughout your body
  • Sudden loss of hair due to stress

Homeopathy is known for its efficacy in treating different types of hair loss. Homeopathy follows a holistic and personalized approach for treating hair loss. Treatment is determined by understanding the root cause, the extent of hair loss, the grade of baldness, and the condition of the hair and scalp.

Androgenic alopecia, or male pattern baldness, is the primary reason for hair loss in men. It can result in partial or complete baldness in some cases. Homeopathy treats the symptoms of hair loss along with its root cause, which can be an underlying illness like thyroid disorder or diabetes mellitus, or even physical and emotional stress, with zero side effects.

Some of the common types of hair loss and their treatments are enumerated below.

Homeopathy For Male Pattern Baldness: Male pattern baldness is one of the most common types of hair loss in men. Homeopathic medicines like Sabal and Thuja are used for the treatment of this condition. Depending upon the condition of patients, experts use medications that are natural inhibitors of Di-hydroxytestosterone, which is a derivative of the male hormone testosterone.

Male baldness

Homeopathy For Female Pattern Baldness

This is a common type of baldness seen in females, similar to men. Homeopathy uses medicines such as Psorinum, Mezereum, Merc Sol, sepia, and Kali Sulph for the treatment of female baldness patterns along with several other therapies and medicines to eliminate the route cause.

Homeopathy For Dry Hair

Your hair becomes very dry, loses shine and softness due to inadequate amounts of moisture. The homeopathic medicines like lycopodium, natural mur, psorinum, Sulphur, and phosphorus are used to retain hair moisture, which in turn plays a vital role in the treatment of dry hair.

Homeopathy For Alopecia Areata

Alopecia Areata is the hair loss in patches from the scalp or the hair-bearing skin due to damaged hair follicles.

Vinca minor is the top homeopathic medicine for treating this condition. This will help to optimize the immune system of the body. Other than this, homeopathy uses fluoric, phosphorus, baryta carb lycopodium, Silicea, and arsenic album to treat alopecia areata.

Homeopathy For Alopecia Totalis

This is a type of hair loss caused due to the defective defense mechanism of the body where the body's defense system attacks the healthy hair follicles resulting in hair loss. This results in complete baldness of the scalp. Genetic factors or family history can also cause Alopecia Totalis.

Calcarea Phosphoricum, followed by fluoric acid, is the homeopathic remedies for treating Alopecia Totalis. Silicea and lycopodium are also used to treat Alopecia Totalis.

Homeopathy For Alopecia Universalis

Alopecia Universalis is a type of hair loss that occurs not only from the scalp but also from other parts of the body as well.

Homeopathy uses medications like Acidum phosphoricum, selenium met, and Calcarea carbonica to rectify the malfunctioning on the body's immune system.

Homeopathy For Alopecia Barbae

Alopecia barbae is a type of hair loss seen in a very few men. Hair loss is seen in the beard region that includes the chin, jawline, and cheeks. This is due to the abnormal functioning of the immune system.

The homeopathy uses peppermint oil, lavender essential oil, propolis, and Adicum phosphoricum, all of which aim to treat hair loss, especially at the beard region of the males.

If you are struggling to find the right solution for your hair problem, book an appointment at Amrita homeopathic Clinic and get the natural solution for your problem.

Blog reviewed by: Sanjay Panicker
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