It is necessary to understand the relationship between hair loss and dandruff. Many people assume that itchy scalp due to dandruff can cause hair loss. Hair loss can occur due to many reasons. It can be genetic, can be because of health disease, and can be because of wrong hair styling or excessive chemical treatments taken on hair or it is due to dandruff. It is essential to recognise the cause behind it and treat accordingly.

Few people suffer both from dandruff and thinning hair and there are few who suffer from itchy scalp and dandruff but do not have problem of hair fall. Still it is not clear that whether dandruff causes hair fall or not.

There is no direct relationship between hair fall and dandruff. Dandruff is a problem of scalp and hair loss is the problem that affects the follicles of the hair. So, there is an indirect relationship between the two of them. Many people think that shampoo is the main cause of hair loss as it causes the scalp to dry out and thus results in thinning of hair. Dr. Pradeep Sethi and Dr. Arika Bansal are hair transplant specialists in Delhi. They value and understand the issues that are faced by their patients are provides appropriate treatments. Eugenix offers low cost hair transplant in Delhi in a comfortable environment and with a friendly staff.


Dandruff does not cause hair loss directly but the itching and scratching of hair cause mechanical loss of hair. Scratching results in unnecessary pulling of hair out of the head.


Dandruff and hair loss can be linked in a different way. Many a times various medications given to treat health problems can cause itching on the scalp and thus results in dandruff. Using a dandruff shampoo or medication that can reduce the problem of hair thinning can treat this.


One of the most important ways to have a healthy head and healthy hair is to eat a good diet. Include plenty of fruits and vegetables that are rich in vitamin C and zinc in your diet. Have a protein rich diet like meat, beans and fish. Other important vitamins to get healthy hair are vitamin B6, A, D and E. So, try to include it as much as you can in your diet to have a healthy hair. Try to avoid sweets and foods that are processed as much as possible.

The problems of dandruff can be controlled. If your dandruff will be controlled there will be least scratching and thereby less hair fall. Share your experience and problems by scheduling an appointment with Eugenix today and get yourself treated with the best treatment for hair transplant in Delhi.


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