HAIR LOSS – Frequently Asked Questions

Q: CAN HAIR LOSS BE SUCCESSFULLY TREATED?

A: Yes. There are proven treatments for all types of hair loss. However, the final result depends on proper diagnosis, severity of the condition and on individual response to the treatment.

Q: HOW SHOULD I GET PREPARED FOR THE TRICHOSCOPY EXAMINATION?

A: Trichoscopy does not require specific preparation. However, it is advised not to use artificial hair fibers. For better visibility hair dyeing is advised for grey hair.

Q: HOW LONG DOES THE PROCEDURE TAKE?

A: Usually, the complete procedure takes 10-15 minutes. The result is available within one week.

Q: IS TRICHOSCOPY PAINFUL?

A: Not at all. Trichoscopy is a non-invasive procedure. No hair shaving or plucking is needed.

Q: HOW OFTEN SHOULD TRICHOSCOPY BE REPEATED?

A: Usually it is repeated after minimum 3 months. This period is needed to observe the effect of a therapy. In untreated patients or in case of rapid worsening, control trichoscopy may be performed earlier.

Frequently Asked Questions