The patient should protect himself from all the causes mentioned for shiroroga as hair fall enumerated under shiroroga according to some authors. He should protect himself from dust, smoke, fog, cold water, sunlight etc. he should avoid sleeping in the daytime and awakening late at night.
Patients with hair falls must avoid excessive use of salt and kshara in their diet. Harsh chemicals, a heating treatment used in practice for cosmetics should be avoided or minimally used.