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hair loss at 19!
BU0812 posted:
I'm a 19 year old female. I started losing hair at 10 my parents and I thought it would get better but it hasn't!. I went to the dermo and he gave me meds bc my thyroid was under active and I had low iron. i was wondering how long should i see new hair growth in. ive been taking the med for a month now and have seen no difference.
Louise_WebMD_Staff responded:
This is something your doctor should be able to answer for you.

This link for Hair Loss in Women has causes and possible treatments.

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