Hair loss is considered as an affliction of adults, at least in the past decades. But nowadays children are also suffering from hair loss. Almost 65% men and 80% women are undergoing some degree of hair loss by the age of 60.
But when hair loss affects a child, no doubt it’s the most devastating experience. Although, hair loss is in children is very rare. When children get affected by hair loss then hair loss becomes the object of teasing for them.
If you have a child and she/he is suffering from hair loss then the important suggestion is not to panic. Even though, the hair loss seems an extremely serious problem.
Factors leading to Hair Loss in Children:
Following are the factors which cause hair loss in children:
- Traction alopecia
- Underlying medical condition
- Skin infections
- Body’s own immune system/ alopecia areata
- Telogen effluvium
- Nutritional Imbalance
- Hair Loss due to insufficient sleep
- Traction Alopecia:
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