A man has gone viral on social media after sharing his step-by-step hair routine to stop people from noticing that he’s actually going bald – and the results are mind-blowing
Aside from wrinkles, one of the worst parts about getting older is the receding hairline and hair loss.
If this is something you are currently dealing with, know that you’re not alone.
But if you’d like some help attempting to cover up your balding spots, then one man might have a trick for you.
A TikTokuser who posts under the name @kegs97has shared his method for hiding a receding hairline on a budget.
The clip, which was shared with his 44,000 followers, has since gone viralbeing viewed more than four million times.
In the video, he begins by washing and drying his hair and showing off the sides where his hairline is receding.
Next, he took a dark root cover-up spray and applied it to any gaps in his hairline.
The third step in his routine involved hairstraighteners, he used them to straighten his hair forwards over his face, before curling the ends back to make it appear fuller.
Kegs then used some gel to give his hair texture and volume, before finishing the whole look off with some hairspray to keep it all in place.
His before and after was jaw-dropping as no one would have been able to tell he was losing hair.
More than 310,000 people have liked the clip, with thousands taking the time to comment and share their thoughts.
One person said: “Good for you. I’m sure this will help many others in the same position.”
Another wrote: “Very creative. Well done for putting yourself ut there. I’m sure plenty of fellas will enjoy the tip.’
A third replied: “This turned out impeccable.”
In response to a number of people telling him to just go bald, Kegs added: “For anyone giving me s**t, no I won’t go bald and no I’m not really self-conscious about it. I just like to make myself look as best I possibly can.”
Amen to that.