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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: It is fine to use these products.
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A male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Extreme stresses to the body have done that.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
No: No product or method destoys all of the eggs and hatched lice with single treatment. There are treatments which include chemicals, natural products, c ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
37 years experience Breast Surgery
If it's hot enough: would also cause a deep burn of the skin. Only good options are shaving, waxing, plucking, laser
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
25 years experience Pediatrics
See below: If the lice are caught in the straightener - yes, but more likely they will be near the scalp along with the eggs and the devise will likely not get t ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stanley Katz
47 years experience Dermatology
Unlikely: despite plucking, hair might still grow back. even chance of getting folliculitis in area as follicles could be disrupted. Laser hair removal is an o ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Yes & no: Yes if the heat comes in direct contact but no it's not a reliable method of removing them. They usually scurry around at scalp level & are therefore ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
19 years experience Dermatology
Only surgery : All pigmented lesions (nevi, moles) should be checked by a dermatologist & removed only if suspicious or worrisome by surgical excision or biopsy. Thi ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
24 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It can help with lice.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Why do you ask?: I don't even know how one would go about injecting hair into their blood vessels.

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