At that point, I left my part time pastorate in Colorado and assumed a full-time charge in the Appalachian Mountains of Southwest Virginia. This went on for a few years. But, somewhere along the line, I determined I was not cut out for church politics. I concluded the church was a great place to work, if you could only get rid of the people. I knew I couldn’t go on. I quit.
The use of chemicals is also another cause of traction alopecia. Examples of such chemical include hair straighteners and dyes. Use of hair dryers is also contributory as there is application of heat that will affect the follicles. The strength of the hair is drastically reduced such that it becomes fragile. When coupled with tight hairstyles, the hair breaks at a faster rate.