“Sometimes, hard water that comes from our taps contains minerals like calcium and magnesium that makes our hair weaker, thinner and leads to hair loss. Softening your water with a shower filter or replacing your old pipes are an easy fix,” she adds.

Zahra Darwish is Trichologist Consultant at Vivandi Trichology Center located at the Fairmont Dubai Office Towers. If you are suffering from hair loss or any scalp condition, please book a consultation for a correct diagnosis and personalized treatment plan.