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IN Lifestyle ON 20 Nov, 2016
What is your biggest fear? Breaking up with your spouse or losing all your hair? Well, accept it or not, most of us will agree for the latter one.
From millions and billions of years, people are trying to find the actual reason for hair damage or hair loss. Some say it's because of tension; other says that only old people experience hair loss. But believe me, all this is bullshit!
Do you think that wearing a cap for a long period of time can cause serious hair problem? Read the story to find out the actual truth.
Want to know the actual truth? Read further!
This myth of caps causing hair loss stemmed from the stories of those entering the army, as most of them are bald. Usually, military men have the habit of wearing caps, but this does not mean that caps are the reason for their hair loss.
Many people believe that when you remove or replace a cap very often, some delicate hair that are already thin could be aggravated and pulled out.
"Wearing a cap all the time can potentially damage your hair in the form of split ends and breakage."
"Wearing caps does not cause hair loss, but wearing tight headgear could cause other kinds of problem. If the hat is tight, it could break the hair follicles and can cause bald patches."
Hair fall is generally genetic in nature that means a person inherits the hair loss from both mother and father, and it is something that is not caused by external factors, especially caps.
Caps do hold a good amount of sweat and dirt which can surely result in scalp infection, which in turn can cause hair loss.
According to the National Health Service, it is a myth that wearing a cap can cause hair fall. However, if you wear a tight cap, your hair can't breathe which indeed puts a lot of pressure on your hair by cutting off circulation.
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