Facts about male hair loss

September 29, 2020 3:26 pm


Male hair loss has been thought of as an inevitability of ageing for many years but with more and more men suffering from baldness and receding hairlines from a young age there is a whole generation of men looking for ways to preserve their hairline for longer. Luckily there are Hair systems Cheltenham way that can help with this and a quick consultation with them can see your hair loss worries alleviated.

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Here are some interesting facts about male hair loss


  • Up to 50% of your hair may be lost before you even begin to notice that it has gone. This is because the early signs are often missed. This can be a receding hairline or thinning of hair in certain areas that result in wispy hairs rather than your stronger traditional hairs growing.

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  • It was once thought that mal patterned baldness was a genetic issue that is past down the mother’s line. However this is not the case, whilst hair loss and receding hairlines can be genetic they can be passed down from either the maternal or the paternal line.


  • Hair loss is a natural part of the hair cycle and a person can lose as many as between 50 and 100 individual strands of hair each day. So some hair loss is to be expected. If you find that you start to lose large amounts of hair or that you can see areas where you hair is thinning you might want to consider taking a look at the link given above.