According to research, there are four thousand toxic compounds present in a cigarette out of which forty three are cancer causing agents. Smoking is a highly dangerous habit which can cause severe health disorders like lungs cancer and respiratory disorders such as asthma. Nicotine, tar and carbon monoxide are the poisonous chemicals present in a cigarette. These compounds not only affect your health but also cause severe hair loss due to the following reasons:
- Poor Blood Circulation
One of the major reasons of hair loss is not having a good blood circulation in scalp. Hair follicles become weak. People who smoke are tend to suffer from poor blood circulation which affects your hair health and make it fall.
- Inefficient Supply of Nutrients
Due to reduced blood flow in your veins, one can suffer from the problem of ineffective supply of nutrients. You are consuming an appropriate amount of vitamins but as the blood circulation is inefficient one can suffer from drastic hair thinning conditions and even partial or complete baldness.
Nicotine damages your hair follicles and can cause premature hair greying. Hair starts to lose its natural melanin production which makes your hair grey even at the age of thirty. Nicotine doesn’t directly cause cancer, but it is an important factor that makes you addictive to smoking.
- Carbon Monoxide
Carbon monoxide reduces the oxygen carrying ability of hemoglobin which makes your blood deoxygenated. Not having a certain amount of oxygen in your scalp leads to severe hair loss. Besides reducing hemoglobin functionality, carbon monoxide also disturbs the levels of DHT which directly effects your hair growth.
Passive smoking is as dangerous as active smoking. If you are having a hair fall but you don’t find any apparent reason for that. You should watch how often you smoke. As smoking makes your hair dry, brittle and smelly. You can consult an expert at Hair Spa in UAE. After diagnosing the real cause of your hair loss, certain treatments and medications are recommended.
First thing you need to know is getting over the dangerous habit of smoking. Quitting is never easy, self-control is the basic need. However, the damage can be control by implementing the following suggestion:
- Don’t dehydrate yourself, drinking a lot of water helps in balancing your body functions.
- Using TRICOMAX DEEP CONDITIONER is the best choice. It keeps your hair nourished and save it from getting dull and dry.
- Applying natural remedies makes your scalp healthy and reduces the risk of hair damage.
- Massaging your hair with essential oil increases blood circulation in scalp which promotes healthy hair growth.
Trichology UAE provides you with a wide range of scalp treatments depending on the severity of hair loss. However, it is important to understand the dangers of smoking as it can ruin your hair health and is fatal for your overall health.