Want to know what doesn’t cause hair loss?
The folks at Keeps.com crush the myths of hair loss and what you can do to prevent and treat it.
We’re writing to clear up some fake news.
Despite reports to the contrary, the following things do not actually cause hair loss:
Shampooing. Seriously, keep showering.
Sunshine. But don’t forget the SPF.
Hats. Your fedora is just ruining your life in other ways.
Masturbation. You do you.
Testosterone. Sorry, we know it’s nice to think you’re just too manly for hair.
So, what does cause hair loss?
Genetics are the most common cause. But don’t blame mom — you can actually inherit the baldness trait from either side of your family. In fact, there are 287 genetic regions that contribute to Male Pattern Baldness.
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