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how to grow back hair after years of pulling

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Maffezzoli
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Rogaine (minoxidil): You could try Rogain a topical solution that is sold without a perscfription

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
No, but Dr. can look: One's primary care doctor can check for medical causes. If none are found, then one can see a dermatologist, especially one specializing in hair resto ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Futterweit
63 years experience Endocrinology
Check following: Bloods weight menses binging disorders vegan Selenium hair washes Iron , zinc levels
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Suzanne Fiala
29 years experience Family Medicine
No, check it out.: This may be a fungal infection, such as ringworm, or a different type of scalp infection. It may also be idiopathic - a symptom with no obvious cause ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
37 years experience Addiction Medicine
Usually: once the stress is over the hair will regrow. remember about 20-25% of hair follicles are in rest phase at any time and some times that % increases t ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neal Hakimi
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Things like : minoxidil (rogaine) may be helpful if the hair follicles are still alive. if it doesn't grow back you may want to see a dermatologist.
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A female asked:
Dr. Kyle Linsey
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Could be permanent : Unfortunately if the follicle has been permanently destroyed. An off label option could be trying restasis which can restart the growth phase of the ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Tension alopecia: The most important thing is to recognize the situation. If you have only hair loss due to tight pull, then it is likely to recover at 1 cm per month. ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If it hasn't: Grown back in 7 years, it's not a good sign. Hair transplant at some point may help if it's a big issue. Good luck.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Get checked: Alopecia and bald spots can sometimes be due to the tension/braid. Sometimes physicians will check for infections or other causes. Perhaps your doctor ... Read More

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