• By Dana Sparks

Women’s Wellness: Hair loss for women

September 28, 2017

a middle-aged African American woman sitting in a chair and looking out a window

Thinning hair can be upsetting, especially for women. Many women will experience some degree of hair loss throughout their lives, and, unfortunately, it's often part of the aging process. Treatments to prevent or stop hair loss, while not perfect, help most women.

In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Lisa Drage, a Mayo Clinic dermatologist, discusses treatment options for hair loss in women.

Watch: Mayo Clinic Minute: Treatment for hair loss in women

Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1:00) is in the downloads. Read the script.