Top 10 Causes Of Female Hair Loss: And What You CAN Do About It

by Jackie Wicks
Summer Field

4. Hyperthyroidism

stress can cause hair loss

Low thyroid hormone levels may effect as much as 20% of the population– and many people don’t know if they have this issue! The thyroid is responsible for your metabolism, and it prioritizes what is most important.

Therefore, if your thyroid is having issues, it will choose to shut down the systems that keep your skin and hair beautiful. Symptoms of thyroid problems include: weight gain, constipation, mood problems, cold hands and feet, hair loss, brittle hair texture, and dry skin.

Next: The Role Menopause Plays In Female Hair Loss

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