Nutritional issues aside, bariatric surgery patients already have two major risks of major surgery and rapid weight-loss. These alone are likely to account for much of the hair loss seen after surgery. Because hair follicles are not damaged in telogen effluvium, hair should then regrow. Hair loss is often an unexpected side effect of weight loss surgery. Here, the HIS Hair team explain why it happens and what you can do about.
Weight Loss Surgery And Hair Loss: