Hair loss myths and truths

Hair loss can cause great self-consciousness in men and most resign themselves to the fact that there’s little that can be done to prevent receding and balding unless you’re a multi-millionaire footballer and don’t mind the indignity of the media following your hair transplant. We asked international hair loss expert Dr Marcovici if these common hair loss myths are true or false.

Jan 24, 2013

Busting the biggest hair loss myths

Losing your hair can be a traumatic experience. And while there's plenty of treatments for hair loss and possible cures, there is just as many crazy theories about why it happens. We sorted through the wives' tales so you can sort fact from fiction

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  1. Steve H12:29am Friday 09th August 2013 ESTReport Abuse


  2. Glib03:29pm Thursday 24th January 2013 ESTReport Abuse

    I've heard that shaving your hair off causes hair loss.