Increased hair growth or hirsutism is today one of the most important problems for modern women, as the aesthetic rules of our time impose a model of woman with face and body from which hair is absent.

Hypertrichosis – hirsutism is the medical term referring to the presence of normal hair rather than fluff in hormone-dependent areas of the female body such as the face, neck, back, abdomen and chest.

In the diagnostic approach of patients with hirsutism, one should consider the following causes:

The treatment of hirsutism is the treatment of the hormone disorder if present and local treatment.