Hair loss happens to everyone. From the moment you wake up, shower and go to bed you will find your hair falls out. For some there, hair loss doesn't slow down, and they see that their hair has become thinner and lost its shine. 

At Nielsen Clinic (Calgary), we treat patients who feel they have tried everything. From dietary changes, light therapy, and home remedies, their stubborn hair loss remains. Fortunately, not all hope is lost as we can help our patients get to the root of their hair loss problems. 

Our treatment protocol focuses on finding the cause of your health concern. Through our customized approach to developing your treatment plan, we have helped our patients overcome hair loss. 

Below are sections offering information for common questions as well as various elements of acne (cystic acne).

+ What is hair loss?

Hair loss is a normal process. However, for some, they may notice that their hair is thinning and not regrowing while other may notice patches of hair that are missing.

+ What causes hair loss?

Several factors may influence hair loss:

Hormones: elevated levels of male hormones.

Genes: from both parents.

Stress, illness, and childbirth can cause temporary hair loss.

Autoimmune disease: the immune system overacts for unknown reasons and attacks the hair follicles.

Medical conditions: Thyroid disease, eating disorders, lupus, diabetes, iron deficiency anemia and anemia can cause hair loss. Treating the underlying condition, often helps the hair return unless there is scarring.

Diet: A low-protein diet or severely calorie-restricted diet can also cause temporary hair loss.

+ What are symptoms of hair loss?

Women often experience general hair thinning.

+ Self-care & Prevention - Hair Loss

Avoid smoking and drinking.
Reduce dairy and sugar intake.
Eat more fruits and vegetables.
Eat three brazil nuts a day as this contains nutrients that may help with hair growth.
Get plenty of rest; minimum 7 hours, preferably 8-9 hours.

+ Hair Loss Treatment - How We Can Help

Step 1 - Listen and understand your concerns: Listen to your health concerns, symptoms, review your health history and check your hormones.

Step 2 - Start your treatment plan to address your main areas of concern: Start your initial treatment plan to address hair loss symptoms you are struggling with.

Step 3 - Treating your cause: Tailor your treatment to address underlying immune dysfunction and hormonal imbalance to help you recover from hair loss.

Natural Hair Loss Treatment

NIELSEN CLINIC 3R's (Remove, Restore & Recover)


Remove: Start addressing hair loss by address the symptoms you are struggling the most with: eruptions of the scalp, hair loss, itchy scalp, etc.


Restore: Hormonal and immune balance by addressing the underlying hormonal imbalances as well as reduce inflammation to improve your hair. 


Recover: Tailoring your treatment may decrease or eliminate hair loss symptoms. Say goodbye to signs and symptoms of hairloss.