There’s a new challenge on TikTop called Scalp Popping and it can cause severe damage. It consists of taking a part of the hair of another person, pulling it and thus causing a certain sound, which makes it an extremely risky challenge.
The videos in this challenge have produced six million views on TikTok. The most popular video belongs to the user @yanasemerly (Yana) and has more than 800 thousand likes and 5 million views.
According to experts, this challenge can cause tension in the neck and break some tissues of the scalp. They also warned teens not to do all the challenges they see on social media, as this can be problematic for their health.