What type do I have?
If you think you have increased hair shedding, then you should use the chart below to help you determine what the cause might be. Since there are effectively only two main types of hair loss, CTE and Genetic Hair Loss, it is likely that your hair loss problem is due to one of these complaints.
The two conditions have similar symptoms but can be distinguished from each other by identifying which area of the scalp is affected.
Which hair loss type best describes your situation?
Use this chart if you have noticed hair loss or if you think your hair is thinner than it used to be.