Often a sensitive topic, hair loss is not something that everyone feels able to discuss openly. Hair loss forums can provide a valuable support network in these circumstances; a place where those who are beginning their hair loss journey can look for the help that they need to help them become confident and find the answers they are looking for.
Very often a dedicated forum can provide a place where people feel safe discussing their issues and asking for support from those who have already been through the same thing. They are a good place to share information and news about possible new treatments. With so many hair loss forums out there, it can be difficult to know which ones to look at and which ones to avoid.
The Hair Loss Revolution
This is a Facebook group with several thousand members all of whom contribute with questions and answers to help others with their hair loss issues.
If you are looking for a forum that has been around a while, then Hair Site is the longest serving website for the restoration of hairlines aimed at both men and women. The site features specialists from all over the world and mainly looks at scientific research. The discussion forum is clearly laid out into different sections making it really easy to find what you are looking for. Questions can be submitted and answered by an expert within 24 hours.
Created by hair loss patients for people going through the same thing this forum offers a safe place for people to look for support and encouragement. They post news relating to hair loss and research and also use Facebook and Instagram. Their main focus is on surgical hair restoration, and it is possible to look at reviews for surgeons.
This is a forum dedicated to women who have issues with hair loss, and their main focus is creating a very strong support network. This is a really easy to navigate forum where women can feel less vulnerable whilst talking about the challenges they are facing on a daily basis. There are sections dedicated to treatment, hairstyling and cosmetic solutions.
Mainly aimed at women, this forum deals with Alopecia and the treatment options available. It also has links to shops selling a variety of products useful to those who suffer with the condition such as wigs, head wraps and cosmetics. The site has plenty of inspirational photos and links to personal blogs.
While forums are useful, you should always make sure you get professional assistance when seeking treatment. If you’re in need of advice, we at the Wimpole Clinic will by only too happy to help. Why not give us a call?