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Is it true that your hair can fall out from stress?

By Anonymous July 13, 2009 - 4:36pm
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I just read that Sarah Palin's hair began thinning because of stress. I've heard a lot about the negative physiological things that can happen with stress, but hair loss?! Is this true?

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Absolutely! I have fallen victim to hair loss due to stress. Stress is a demand upon physical or mental energy and an overwhelming amount of stress can trigger hair loss.

Last month, empowHer writer, Michele Blacksberg wrote a very informative article regarding stress and hair loss that I think you will find useful, check it out:

Some more hair loss information:

I hope this helps!

July 14, 2009 - 5:15am
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