Question: Can Too Much Keratin Cause Hair Loss?

Is too much keratin bad for your hair?

“Keratin is a protein that strengthens damaged hair so it’s less likely to break during styling, but you have to be careful because using too much can actually make hair hard and brittle,” she says..

Does hair fall after keratin treatment?

Hair loss after keratin was common, she said; hair loss can occur after a stressful event, whether it’s emotional stress, physical stress on your body (like giving birth) or a treatment like that that traumatizes the hair root.

What are the side effects of keratin?

A keratin treatment is a cosmetic or beauty product used to straighten hair. It is also called a Brazilian keratin treatment or a “Brazilian blowout.”…Formaldehyde risksstinging, itching burning eyes.nose and throat irritation.runny nose.allergic reactions.coughing.wheezing.chest tightness.itchy skin.More items…•

Why is so much of my hair falling out?

“Excessive daily hair shedding (which is know as telogen effluvium) is not reliant on having a genetic predisposition, it occurs as the result of an internal imbalance or upset, such as a nutritional deficiency, severe stress, crash dieting or an illness” says Anabel.