The Pill The problem: Many androgenic oral contraceptives (containing male hormones) can lessen hair.
The solution: There are some brands of oral contraceptive pills that are anti-androgens and help hair growth, including Dianette, Marvelon, Mercilon and Cilest.
The solution: Try an alternative acne treatment and use moisturising treatments for your hair.
Eat iron-rich food such as leafy vegetables and red meat.'To counteract damage, you must make sure you wash your hair every day and gently but firmly massage the scalp well,' says Philip Kingsley.'This helps to stimulate the scalp.' Anti-acne treatment The problem: In some cases hair can fall out with the anti-acne drug Roaccutane because it is based on vitamin A, which speeds up the growth rate of hair, causing it to fall out sooner than it should.The solution: Try changing to another anti-inflammatory drug.It is a matter of trial and error as to which anti-inflammatories have a lesser effect.