Telogen Effluvium

Telogen Effluvium is resulted from normal growing hair sudden switched to telogen (shedding) phase under presence of either physical or psychological stresses, leading to transient massive hair shedding, this condition seems to affect middle aged women more. 

Common triggering factors include post-delivery, medical diseases, post major surgery or massive haemorrhage, anorexic or high fever condition, also some prescriptive medication can also lead to this condition. 

It involves mid-scalp and crown area resulting detectable thinning to the affected area and can affect more than 50% of the scalp. 

Telogen Effluvium can be either acute or chronic. 

Acute telogen effluvium usually has a clear triggering factor while chronic telogen effluvium lasting for more than 6 months may not have a definite triggering factor. This condition can create tremendous psychological stress to sufferers especially when they see massive hair shedded after showing and hair brushing.

療程建議

  • Bio-Cleansing Shampoo

    Bio-Cleansing Shampoo

    Bio-Cleansing Shampoo can remove excessive sebum and DHT level on scalp skin and it helps to facilitate the effect of other hair treatment.


  • Hair Essence Supplement

    Hair Essence Supplement

    It has always been a great challenge when facing female hair loss or hair thinning, regardless the causes being hereditary or acquired. Not all female patients having hair loss problem are good candidate for hair transplant surgery, even so they may experience severe transient shock loss after the surgery. Hair Essence Supplement provides important ingredients for healthy hair shaft and accelerate hair growth, and is considered as a safe treatment options for those with diffuse hair loss, telogen effluvium especially after giving birth. It should be taken for 3 to 6 months as a cycle, then they can repeat the same after 3 months stopping.

  • Hair Fibers Powder

    Hair Fibers Powder

    Hair fiber powder is made up of keratin which is a substance similar to the normal structure of hair shaft. These particles have the size of 0.3-0.5mm. They are inert to scalp, not blocking the follicular orifices. They electrostatically adhere to the hair shaft or on the surface of scalp skin, can visually create a thickening effect. More importantly, these powder particles would not stain the white colour shirt or pillow case, and can be washed out easily just rinsing the head with shower water.

  • Hair ReVitalizing Therapy

    Hair ReVitalizing Therapy

    Making use of revitalizing and anti-DHT capacity from ReVitalizing Factors (RF) extracted from selected organic plants can reactivate the Follicular Sebaceous Bulge Area containing population of stem cells which can strengthen follicular papilla to produce hair. Combining various ReVitalizing Factors can achieve synergistic effect on follicular rejvenation and revilatization, dosage of various RFs will be customized and subjected to each individual candidate for different underlying causes of hair issues.

  • Infra-Red Laser Comb (Home Use)

    Infra-Red Laser Comb (Home Use)

    Infra-Red laser therapy has been cleared by FDA as in safe to be used as home apparatus to improve hair thinning, the wavelength of the laser is at 660 with strength of energy ranging from 30 to 500 mWatt. 

    The mechanism of how it helps hair thinning is via improving micro-circulation to scalp skin which is important for better nutrients delivered for follicular proliferation, also helps to remove biological wastes from the follicular dermal papilla. Also, low lever energy can generate ATP which is important for follicular metabolism and normal hair growth cycle.

  • Minoxidil Foam Topical Medication

    Minoxidil Foam Topical Medication

    Topical Minoxidil is the FDA approved for treating hereditary androgenetic alopecia, however it has not shown to reverse follicular miniaturization. But it has vessel dilation effect and can improve micro-circulation of the hair follicle. Moreover, it can prolong the anagen (growing) phase of hair follicles by shortening their telogen (shedding) phase.

    Patients must use it continuously in order to maintain the desirable results. Once they stop using Minoxidil, the hair will resume their normal growth cycle, shedding may follow.

    Some patients will notice more hair shedding for 2-8 weeks while they first started using Topical Minoxidil, this phenomenon is transient.