The Hindi film industry has seen many stars come and go, and their on-screen persona and their looks are the thing that keeps them relevant and popular, which are the two things that keep you up and running when you are in B-Town. A very common problem has been of hair loss among celebs, and here’s a look at the names of 8 such celebrities who had hair loss problems, fixed them and made a strong come back.
1. Salman Khan
One of the most popular names in the Hindi film industry and the country as a whole, Salman Khan has been known for his looks and style of carrying himself on and on the screen. One thing that troubled, ‘Bhai’ was his hair loss, which was fixed during the multiple transplant sessions that took place between 2007 and 2016. After that, he has not looked back and has delivered films that have broken many box office records.
Known for his dance in the Hindi film industry and his grace while dancing, Govinda has also has had his share of downtime in his personal life while being an actor. After delivering multiple hit films, he went off the face of the B-Town, in the year 2012 and underwent a DHI hair transplant surgery to combat his hair loss issues, and made a strong appearance back into the limelight.
3. Amitabh Bachchan
If there was a person whose voice, silhouette or a line said by him or her could be recognised by millions of people, it would be none other than the original, Angry Young Man, Amitabh Bachchan. And, the new legend of Bollywood encountered a hair loss problem in the 90’s. But, he was quick to react to this and got his hair transplant done before it could hurt his image and continued ruling the industry.
4. Akshaye Khanna
The son of the great Indian actor Vinod Khanna, and a renowned name in the Hindi film industry himself, Akshaye Khanna has been seen many times in the public with hair loss gripping his head. After a while, he decided to get his hairline back and got it restored. Once it was done, there was no looking back for him as the results of the procedure brought back hair on his head as if they had never left.
5. Kapil Sharma
One of the biggest comedy performers who has made appearances on the Indian television, and the one whose jokes rattle the people’s brains with laughter, Kapil Sharma, as very few people may know, had hair loss problems. It was during the early stages of his career that his hair started shedding but, it looked as if the stars lined up for Kapil at the right time, just before he burst in with popularity, marking his comeback on the public limelight.
6. Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay Dutt. The name is enough for anyone, especially who follows the Hindi film industry to imagine a specimen of a man, built like a rock, walking in his iconic style towards him. But, the iconic actor has had to go through multiple hair restoration procedures, owing to his seemingly never-ending problem of hair loss that has plagued his personal life and has made him appear in the public domain with no or partial hairs on his head.
7. Akshay Kumar
Akshay Kumar’s fitness and the level of agility that he maintains at the age that he is, has inspired many. But, the problem of hair loss seems to have hit even one of the fittest and healthiest individuals of the Hindi film industry. After getting into the 40s, he started encountering the problem but was quick to react and then came back as strong as ever on the big screen.
8. Himesh Reshammiya
The singer whose voice will remain in the minds of every Hindi music enthusiast who listened to music in the early 2000s and later, as many of his diehard fans would know has had hair fall issues. His iconic capped head style was in fact his own unique and stylish way of hiding his hair loss issues that were in for him before he underwent surgery and fixed them.