Hairstyles that exert traction on the hair, such as ponytails, cornrows, buns, etc, are not good for people with hair loss problem. Professional hairdresser can conceal hair loss by highlighting certain areas to divert attention from areas of thinning or advise on conditioner and thickener that give hair a fuller look.
Frequent and repeat usage of curling irons can damage the hair cuticle permanently. It is best to avoid them if your are suffering from hair loss.
Permanent waving that uses wave solution containing thioglycollates that may cause hair to become brittle and break off. Damage to hair is particular hazardous when permanent waving is done at home. As a general rule, permanent waving should not be carried out for more that once every 3 months.