Home | News | Find a Doctor | Ask a Question | Free

It’s not DHT, stupid It’s EPIGENETICS that makes you bald

For long, testosterone derived DHT has been linked to baldness. Recent research shows that’s not true. Our gene expression can and is modified by our internal environment or epigenome. Epigenetics is the initiating factor in baldness.
Making our epigenome healthy can stop or even reverse hairfall and baldness.
Read about the antiageing, epigenome improvement products at www.livenaturalproducts.com
Don’t forget to like, share and subscribe.
Contact us with your queries at : +91 9810578062 or poswalarvind@yahoo.co.in

Video link-It’s not DHT, stupid It’s EPIGENETICS that makes you bald - YouTube

Generally, yes, depending on one’s DNA you’re likelihood of hair loss is determined by your genetic antecedents but DHT still has been proven to cause hair loss. But how? Your genes can make certain hair follicles vulnerable to acidic DHT.

You may be full of testosterone and DHT at an early age but not be genetically predisposed to hair loss then because your hair follicles at such an early age do not have a time expiration yet as to when to start to grow sensitive to the damaging effects of DHT. Once the follicles reach a stage of sensitivity to DHT, DHT will begin to overwhelm the follicular barrier as long as the hair follicle is predisposed to sensitivity to DHT.

The title to the video is somewhat misleading,

Thanks for your comments.
As mentioned by Dr A in the video, its always the genetically predisposed cells that will be affected with the hairloss process.
Question is - Is DHT solely responsible for androgenic alopecia? No.

As you also mentioned, genes make the hair susceptible at some point in our life.
That process by which the genes make the hair vulnerable is called “making the Epigenome unhealthy”.

So, lets stay logical.
DHT has a role to play but we also can play our role in making our Epigenome healthy.

A healthy Epigenome is a pre-requisite for healthy hair.

Thanks and regards,

You’re entirely wrong. There is proof of overwhelming cases of athletes and patients with low testosterone levels who have been administered and prescribed testosterone therapy respectively, for example, whose uptick in testosterone from such intervention has consistently created hair loss because the extra amount of testosterone converted to DHT. Thus, extra DHT will eat away at hair follicles. You can’t fool mother nature.

Let’s be smart about things and not be ridiculous.

If that is your understanding, stay with it.
I have no intention nor time to get into needless semantic arguments.

For the readers, look into your own life and also the hairloss of others around.

Change in life and environment, diet (Epigenome), are often the initiating factors of our hairloss.
These are called adverse epigenetic events.

People are losing hair at an increasingly younger age. Hairloss, especially its initiation, is a lifestyle disease as much as heart disease.

Since you display poor understanding of the interaction between hormones and follicles it’s best that you not comment further upon the subject you obviously have shown little knowledge about so others will not be misinformed. I don’t make it a habit of convincing people with a low level of understanding.

For everyone else, every true medical professional in the field of endocrinology knows that extra amounts of testosterone will easily convert to DHT and depending on how genetically sensitive the follicles are in predisposed areas of the scalp, hair loss will definitely result as has been proven by research.

Diet has little to do with hair loss - all else being equal - as evidenced by homeless people living on the street with poor nutrition possessing great hair density. This is not a lifestyle disease, it’s a genetic disease proven by science, not an online hair transplant doctor with no medical education in the field of hormones.

Everyone, please do your research. Do not make the mistake of reading misinformation from “doctors” to make themselves look good in order to milk money off your ignorance. It’s your hair, your health, your money… not theirs.

If your argument is poor people not getting bald, so diet’s not important…I will leave you to it.

For the rest, please refer to prior studies and research.
I will let that speak for itself rather then get into a time wasting argument.

Read the research. That will help you sift through the truth v/s the pharma lobby propoganda.

Home | News | Find a Doctor | Ask a Question | Terms of Use & Privacy

This is an advertising site for paid advertisers to showcase successful hair restoration results only. It is not the mandate of this site to engage in the discussion of failed, unsuccessful procedures, lawsuits, litigations, refunds or complaint cases. Surgical hair restoration procedures carry risks. Please do thorough research, consult your own physician and investigate a doctor's background carefully before making a decision. By proceeding to use our site, you agree to abide by our Terms of Use & Privacy Policy at http://hairsite.com/terms-of-use/ where you can also find a list of HairSite's sponsoring physicians.