Men Fear Hair Loss More Than Snakes and Spiders
If you thought that in British men fear being bitten by a snake or spider more than having beautiful hair, you were wrong.
According to a survey’s results, published in Mirror, amongst British men’s top worst 15 fears, hair loss comes above snakes, spiders and even unemployment.
Jamie Stevens surveyed 2000 British men with the following results:
Whilst hair loss only made the 7th spot, it’s worth nothing that it’s above job security, snakes & spiders and even having a cheating partner.
Out of the 2000 men surveyed, 33% feared hair loss, especially those between the ages of 18-24. This fear is known as pelodaphobia.
However, the most surprising fact was that quite a few men thought that the only solution for baldness was to shave all the hair off, in spite of all the cutting edge hair treatments available.
Pelodaphobia can have a significant emotional impact on men, with up to 11% of those surveyed admitting that they’ve lost sleep over the issue, and up to 19% of them thinking about losing their hair at least once a day.
ARE YOU FEARING HAIR LOSS?
If you fear hair loss, know that with the amount of treatment options available, all you need to be concerned about it timing. The sooner you identify it, the more options you have to stop it on its tracks and restore it.
Take as an example the British TV celebrity John Craig, who 3 years ago had this acting and modelling career on the line as the starting balding. Today his hair is one of this signature assets: