What are Demodex mites?
Demodex mites are microscopic parasites that live under hair follicles and in oil glands. They are linked to many issues such as Demodex hair loss, Demodex hair thinning, Demodex rosacea and Demodex acne and more.
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Unfortunately, lipase is known to cause skin inflammation which makes hair loss worse. Also, when there are exceeding numbers of Demodex mites, the body responds to eliminate them by blocking off the follicles so that the parasites will not have any means of nourishment. Although the body’s response may be effective in eliminating the mites, it also results in hair loss.
Even if there are limited scientific studies to prove that Demodex mites can cause hair thinning and baldness, many researchers believe that the possibility of hair loss goes higher when there is a Demodex infestation. This is also proven to be true by those who have used products that fight Demodex which has helped to stop hair loss. Regrowth of hair occurred and the hair strands became stronger and thicker.