Have you noticed a change in your hair and scalp health these past few months? Stress could very well be the culprit!
I wanted to get more information on how stress affects our scalp, how to keep your hair healthy, as well as learn about the fundamental differences those of us with textured hair (Black and other POC) and straight hair has, and why that’s important to know when purchasing products to wash and style your hair.
Recently, I had the pleasure of speaking with Dr. Yolanda Lenzy, who partnered with Dove to help women of color combat their hair issues.
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The Curvy Fashionista: How does stress affect your hair?
Dr. Lenzy: Stress can affect your hair in a variety of ways, including hair loss. Telogen Effluvium is a temporary hair loss due to excessive shedding, which occurs 3-4 months after a…