Okay, could masturbation really cause ?
"There is no scientific correlation between masturbation and hair loss," Gohara says. "We know this because, let’s face it, a lot of people would be walking around bald."
Also notable? Sex and ejaculation in general has no negative impact on your hair health. On the contrary, there are a number of health benefits of masturbation that are actually proven, including stress relief, better sleep, and increased happiness.
What actually causes hair loss?
"Hair loss is caused by a combination of your genetics and environmental factors," says Dr. Joshua Zeichner, director of cosmetic and clinical research in dermatology at Mount Sinai Hospital. "Some factors—like your parents—are out of your control."
But other factors, like how you treat your hair are in your control, says Zeichner.
vitamin deficiency, autoimmunity, certain medications, and physiologic or emotional stressors, according to Gohara.: hormonal changes, thyroid issues, anemia,
In other words, it's a long list, but it doesn't include solo action. Phew.