Menopause and thinning hair: symptoms and treatment
Life begins at forty! You are more confident, empowered and ready to take on the world. You are also going through biological changes. Your mood and appearance may start to change, but we can help you live life to the utmost.
What is menopause and what causes it?
Menopause occurs when menstruation ceases due to a natural drop of oestrogen production. It usually occurs in the mid to late 40’s and comes with various symptoms like insomnia, hot flashes, fatigue, weight gain, brain fog, body dryness, aging skin, dry and itchy scalp, dry and thinning hair.
How will I know I’m experiencing perimenopause?
Most women do not know they are experiencing perimenopause symptoms until after. Only then, in retrospect does the experience finally make sense. Being in tune with our bodies can help us better navigate the transition, care for ourselves and our new changing needs.
Thinning hair & soothing scalp treatment to meet the hair changing needs overt time
Hair, like skin, changes over time. Hair diameter, follicle production and pigmentation all reduce, scalp oil production drops and hair starts thinning. The latest Pantene research shows 86% of women notice the impact of hormonal changes on their hair and scalp and experience:
• hair thinning and hair loss
• dry hair and scalp
• less volume, hair feeling lifeless
• itchy scalp
49% of women experience itchy scalp during perimenopause, with thinning dry hair the main concern in menopause. Pantene Pro-V Hair Biology has been created to meet changing hair and scalp needs as you enter new life stages. Pantene unique range of Hair Biology Shampoos, Conditioners and Treatments are blended with skincare inspired ingredients that gently balance and revive different hair types through the various phases of our lives. Vitamin B3 helps revitalise and protect hair and skin and White Tea helps soothe skin and locks-in moisture. Hair Thickening serum lends volume from the root, widens the hair diameter and creates the look of thousands of new hair strands…
Menopause does change your biology but it doesn’t mean you have to change your hair or who you are. Treat yourself to our amazing range of menopause self-care hair products. Look great and say goodbye to thinning hair and itchy scalp.