Talking to the women visiting the clinics it became clear that their options were severely restricted compared to the men. The only approved hair loss medication is not approved for women leaving most to opt for uncomfortable or impractical hairpieces. A few though, having done some research, experimented with items aimed at the male hair loss market.
“Concealers” have become popular with women. Coming in powder form, they cling to the existing hair and to the scalp and can provide an effective, if temporary, solution. Though one that cannot get wet and will need attention through the course of a day.