Rihanna Will Soon Be Bald

Rihanna going baldThis is funny, an “extension expert” tells Radar Online that Rihanna will be bald in the not-too distant future if she continues changing her hair on a monthly basis.

After examining photos of Rihanna, the expert notices a “thinning patch” on one side of her head and mentions the self-induced weave nightmare known as traction alopecia, which I made the mistake of Googling once (“cystic acne” is another no-no) after writing about Naomi Campbell, who is also mentioned by the all-knowing expert.

It becomes clear later on that Radar’s source is just bitter about not landing Rihanna as a client. “When hair extensions are applied properly, they are completely safe and can give amazing results,” she says. “But when done with no care for natural hair, they leave the follicles damaged beyond repair.”  Continue reading “Rihanna Will Soon Be Bald”

Rare Bald Naomi Campbell Eagle Spotted On Beach

The politically correct term for a bald eagle/supermodel in this case is “traction alopecia.

It is of course a form of hair loss, but instead of it being a disease that is basically out of your hands, traction alopecia is caused by a “pulling force applied to the hair,” such as braids and/or hair extensions.

Naomi Campbell has shown signs of this ailment before. In 2010 she was involved in a New York photo shoot that indicated the start of some hair loss.

The paparazzi have the sequel to that. Recent photos of Naomi in Ibiza depict even more of a bare patch, quite a sizable and sad area, in fact. I would make a joke about karma but it’s not my style.

Continue reading “Rare Bald Naomi Campbell Eagle Spotted On Beach”