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does biotin help beard growth

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Safe but useless: Taking biotin is safe but it will not make your beard grow any better. Give your beard some time and it is likely to even out. For good health - Have ... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Best to forget it: Around 5% of men, myself included, are genetically unable to grow chest hair or a decent beard. Many women prefer it, and guys like us usually don't g ... Read More
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Misinformed?: Hair is made up of proteins. Not vitamins. If you do not have hair follicles on your face and cannot grow a beard vitamins will not in any way change ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
No, and ...: Biotin deficiency is rare, but can occur in persons with genetic mutations, on long-term antibiotics or anti-convulsants, or who eat a lot of raw egg ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Hair growth: Hair growth is genetic. Have your doctor perform a hormonal evaluation to rule out male hormone deficiency. If normal, there is nothing you can do to ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
No: Neither folic acid, nor biotin, nor any other stuff is going to make your beard grow faster. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, f ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Beard: Be patient and glad you do not have to shave yet.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Realize: That usually a man's facial hair pattern is set by his late teens through early 20s. It's entirely possible that may never grow a full, thick beard. ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
37 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Biotin is a suppliant alleged to aid in hair growth it doesn't make hair grow any where special but if you are predisposed to hair in those areas it ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Yes: Biotin is good – a water-soluble b vitamin. Increases hair and nail growth. Also helps with acne, slow healing skin and stronger hair.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
ONCE A DAY2TO10 mgm: It is recommended by some to be taken at a dose of 2 to 10 mgm and is considered safe to take as recommended by doctors of alternative medicine and so ... Read More

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