Some women may suffer from excessive and unwanted hair growth at different sites of the body, such as the face, chin, upper lips, cheeks, chest, nipples, and back. In other words, females show a kind of hair growth that is similar to males. This is called Hirsutism. Hirsutism is a condition that results in the development of excessive pigmented and stiff hair in females on the body parts where males usually develop hair, such as the chest, back, and face.
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Fortunately, you have homeopathy to alleviate the condition. And, if you are wondering what causes hirsutism and how homeopathy can help, think no further. Keep reading to learn all about it.
Causes of Hirsutism
Hirsutism is a genetic condition. It results due to an increased level of androgens or male hormones in the blood. The oversensitivity of hair follicles to androgens is one of the reasons for the development of excessive and thick hair growth. Obesity and Polycystic Ovarian Disease also are known to produce excessive hair growth in unwanted areas in females.
Conventional Approach to Hirsutism:
Conventional treatment includes hormone level correction in a female and prescribing medicines, such as Metformin, Spironolactone, and Cyproterone under an expert’s supervision.
Can Homeopathy Help in Removal of Excessive and Unwanted Hair Growth?
Homeopathic medicines cannot remove the existing unwanted hair. But, if the patient is put on homeopathic treatment by an experienced homeopath then it may help in reducing the quantity of future hair growth in the long run.
Homeopathic medicines can stimulate and correct the hormonal imbalance with the help of correctly prescribed constitutional medicines. Homeopathic medicines, such as Calcarea Carbonica, Kali Carb, Lachesis, etc. are found to be useful in controlling Hirsutism to some extent.