Bariatric surgery hair loss

You may notice more hair than usual falling out in the months after bariatric surgery. This is a normal side effect of the procedure and can occur because of your body’s response to surgery, weight loss, and an altered diet. It usually lasts about 6 months, except in cases of chronic telogen effluvium, which lasts longer. There is no specific treatment, but lifestyle and diet can reduce it. Serena Hascall, a Friendly internet evangelist, Proud web practitioner, Hardcore tv advocate, Freelance travel aficionado, Friendly coffee fan at bariatrichairloss gives you some tips on bariatric surgery hair loss.

Posted on Feb 5, 2022