Hair loss has become a serious problem during the last century. Follicles produce new hair cells and old cells are being pushed out through the surface. The hair you see is actually dead keratin cells. The average adult has about 100,000 to 150,000 hairs and loses up to 100 of them a day. As people getting older, their rate of hair growth slows. If you lose more hair a day, you need to follow this up and see a doctor if you begin to worry. Most common hair loss condition Androgenic alopecia is a genetic condition that may affect both men and women. Men with this condition called male pattern baldness and they are the ones that are mostly affected by it.