Hair loss expert Dr. Marc Glashofer tells Today.com in this article that stress related to COVID causes patients to suffer significant—but temporary—hair loss. The condition, called telogen effluvium, involves people experiencing excessive hair shedding after illness or a stressful life event.
In the article, Dr. Glashofer says he’s noticed an increase in patients with telogen effluvium-related hair loss at his West Orange, New Jersey, practice. You can learn more about this condition and why it won’t last. Read more.
If you’re experiencing hair loss or looking for an experienced, board-certified dermatologist for another condition, you can contact us to schedule an appointment. Learn more about Dr. Glashofer’s training and qualifications.