Between 50 and 100 hairs can be lost naturally in the course of a single day. Hair loss and Thinning hair, including the problem of male baldness, is generally caused by hormonal disruption – natural or induced – or hereditary factors beyond our control. High stress levels result in constricted circulation to the scalp, which is equivalent to cutting off the hair’s food and water supply. Increased androgen levels and a disturbed menopause are other common triggers. In this situation, regular massage can help to make the most of the hair you have by boosting growth and conditioning hair to give the impression of bulk. If massage becomes a way of life at an early age, it is possible to inhibit an inherited tendency.