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Does pulling my hair back tightly contribute to my hair loss?

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Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

It is called traction alopecia.

In brief: Yes

It is called traction alopecia.
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
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Dr. Curtis Wong
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Hair loss

Does not occur from simply pulling your hair back.
Its normal to lose hair daily (look at your brush) and if you're concerned about hair loss, you need to consider other reasons.

In brief: Hair loss

Does not occur from simply pulling your hair back.
Its normal to lose hair daily (look at your brush) and if you're concerned about hair loss, you need to consider other reasons.
Dr. Curtis Wong
Dr. Curtis Wong
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