Air pollution may result in hair loss

Madrid: A study report revealed that dust and fuel particles can impact hair. These particles not only hinders hair growth but also effect hair retention ability.

According to the report published in Times of India, these particles reduces four proteins that are responsible for both hair growth and hair retention.

Study conducted by South Korean Cosmetic Company

The study which was conducted by South Korean Cosmetic Company established the relationship between air pollution particles and hair loss.

The lead researcher, Mr. Hyuk Chul Kwok said that the level of proteins responsible for hair growth and retention goes down when they are exposed to these particles.

Further research is need to confirm the effect, Mr. Kwok added.