Traction Alopecia in Sikh Men is Common (from Reddit)

The use of your turban with the pulling that is created from the tight wrap is the most likely cause of the hair loss. If the loss has been there for more than 8 months, it is probably permanent and the only good treatment is a hair transplant. We see this commonly in Sikh men and have treated this successfully with hair transplants many times.

Male, 19, Sikh… formerly had long hair, suffering from Traction Alopecia and created an account specially just to post on here and take your guys’ opinion on what should I do regarding this. Feel free to recommend anything although I think minoxidil would greatly help me. from tressless

Get a virtual consultation with Dr. William Rassman and Dr. Jae Pak for hair loss options. You can learn more by scheduling an appointment.

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