What is your hair telling you?Healthy Living

February 25, 2014 13:35
What is your hair telling you?},{What is your hair telling you?

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Believe it or not, your hair health could be an indication of your overall health. Based on whether you hair is coarse or dry or greasy, one can delve deeper into deficiencies ailing the body. So if you notice an abnormal rise in hair fall, dryness and dandruff that refuses to go, it's time to seek help. We bring you a few tell-tale hair signs that might signal of greater health risk. Read on to know.

1. Dry, damaged and brittle hair could indicate protein, vitamin A, zinc, essential fatty acid deficiencies as well as signal Thyroid Issues.

2. Oily and greasy hair indicates zinc, folic acid & Vitamin B 6 deficiencies.

3. Coarse hair implies lack of protein and vitamin A. It could also be an indication of hypothyroidism.

4. Split ends could hint at anemia, iron deficiency and deficiencies in vitamin B6, magnesium, or zinc in the body.

5. Premature graying could be due to stress, hormone issues and dearth of in B vitamins, copper, or folic acid.

6. Scalp problems like dandruff, seborrhea, psoriasis might hint a possible fungal infection, stress or B vitamins, zinc, and essential fatty acid deficiencies.

AW: Suchorita Choudhury

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