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    Default Been worried for a while but I'm not sure if it's just in my head, 21 years old

    Hi,

    I'm a 21 year old guy, I've been noticing a lot of hair loss over the last year and I was wondering if I'm losing my hair or it's just a normal amount of hair loss for someone with thick hair like me.

    I've taken a set of photos of my hairline and the back of my scalp 10 months apart, though lighting and camera have changed unfortunately.

    10 months ago http://imgur.com/a/Kc73y

    Yesterday http://imgur.com/a/79PxmXP

    Also an image of the amount of hair on my pillow this morning https://i.imgur.com/erVzRb2.jpg

    I notice maybe 5-15 hairs on my pillow every morning and lose about the same amount in the shower and maybe anywhere from 20-50 through the day.

    In terms of family history, my dad is 55 and still has a full head of hair but my maternal grandpa went bald before 30.

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    Hey shedding is normal, you do not seem to be thinning so I would stop stressing.

    Focus on more positive aspects of your life and not stress!

    A good way to keep the shedding down is some hair oils and essential oils.

    A good shampoo like Regenepure DR/NT will also help.

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    Losing a hundred or so hairs a day is normal.

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