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After hitting the later 50's I've noticed the top of my scalp is getting soft indents. What is the possible cause for this and is there any need to be concerned?
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replied November 23rd, 2017
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Loss of fat tissue within the scalp can cause such indentations and they are usually benign in nature.

Age related or nutrition related deficiency can cause resorption and thinning of subcutaneous supportive tissue and this might be the primary reason for loss of tensile strength of the skin.

Since they do not produce any form of symptoms, there is no need for any specific treatment. Just maintain a proper balanced diet to avoid further such issues.


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