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Depression and Hair Loss

Bald man with depression

From extensive research, depression and hair loss appear to be directly linked.  While there are a number of precipitating factors, perception and the overall state of the mind cannot be overemphasized when we analyse the relationship between going bald and depression. The issue of baldness is more prominent in men (referred to as male pattern baldness or androgenetic alopecia), and when hair loss occurs at a young age, it is easy for insecurity to set in.  The end result is depression and poor overall performance in other aspects of life. Depression due to hair loss could make many men feel very inadequate