Alyssa Milano Shares Video Of Hair Loss Due To Coronavirus: "Please Take This Seriously"
On Monday, Charmed star Alyssa Milano shared an Instagram video where she shared that COVID-19 has caused her to lose hair! She also shared a hospital selfie over the weekend, and mentioned other residual symptoms. See her shocking posts here!
Alyssa Milano is still dealing with long-lasting effects of the coronavirus, including hair loss! As People reports, Milano shared an Instagram video on Monday where she demonstrates just how badly the virus has taken a toll on her locks.
Milano posts video of hair falling out while she brushes it
Milano's video shows the actress brushing her hair with a detangler brush. As she does so, clumps of hair can be seen falling out! "One brushing, this is my hair loss from COVID-19," Milano shares, holding up the strands. "Wear a damn mask." She went on to say that she wanted to give people an idea of the long-lasting effects that coronavirus can have.
"Thought I’d show you what #Covid19 does to your hair," Milano said in her caption for the alarming Instagram video. "Please take this seriously." She also added the hashtags "#WearADamnMask" and "#LongHauler," the latter being the medical term coined for those who are still experiencing coronavirus symptoms.
Milano was hospitalized because of blood clot scare
Milano also shared a recent selfie of her in the hospital! "I was acutely sick w/ Covid19 in April. I still have many symptoms. I am what they call a 'long hauler,'" she tweeted on Saturday.
"Last night, I had real heaviness in my chest. I went to the ER just to make sure it wasn’t a blood clot," she explained. "Thankfully, it wasn’t. This virus sucks. Please take it seriously."
I was acutely sick w/ Covid19 in April. I still have many symptoms. I am what they call a "long hauler". Last night, I had real heaviness in my chest. I went to the ER just to make sure it wasn't a blood clot. Thankfully, it wasn't.— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) August 9, 2020
This virus sucks. Please take it seriously. pic.twitter.com/JcMkVSNn4y
As People mentions, Milano shared on Thursday that she had tested positive for coronavirus even though previous tests had given her a negative result. In happier news for the actress, it was recently announced that Milano will be starring in a reboot of Who's The Boss? with Tony Danza! Hopefully her coronavirus symptoms don't stick around for too much longer!