Trusted information about hair disorders from leading Australian health organisations, including links to hair loss and treatment options.
Folliculitis is an inflammation affecting the hair-producing pores on your skin. Learn about causes, treatments and how to help prevent it.
An ingrown hair occurs when you cut a hair and it grows back inside your skin. Learn all about the treatment and prevention options for ingrown hairs.
Learn about male-pattern baldness and sort through some of the myths.
Hair loss (known as alopecia) can be distressing, and while treatment sometimes helps, learning to live with alopecia may be the only option. Learn more here.
Female pattern baldness
Female pattern baldness (or androgenetic alopecia) is the most common type of hair loss and thinning in women.
Hair transplantation is a treatment option for baldness. It’s a surgery which transfers hair from where it is thicker to hairless areas of the scalp.