Beard Health & Other Hair Issues – Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Dr. Daniel Yadegar says that bacteria could be trapped in your beard. Having a beard could lead to skin infections as well. Dr. Marie Leger, dermatologist, says beards can cause painful bumps on your face and possibly painful ingrown hairs.
Men’s Health Magazine editor, Brian Boyé says to wash your beard regularly and keep it conditioned with hair oil or beard oil.
Hair loss could be from:
- Hypothyroidism – under active thyroid
- Hyperthyroidism – overactive thyroid
- Male pattern baldness – receding hairline and hair thinning on the crown, usually caused by hormones
- Alopecia Areata – hair falling out
Experts say the main reason your hair turns gray is hereditary.