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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Gold
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Laser Hair Removal: Laser hair removal might help. Another possibility is electrolysis.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Wu
21 years experience Ophthalmology
Shock: Possibly a shock from metal tweezers (static)... You could try plastic tweezers.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Csaba Magassy
58 years experience Plastic Surgery
Let the area heal: Leave it alone and let it heal...Laser or surgical excision may be the only way to absolutely remove the offending hair shaft.....
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Sneider
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Gott see it.: Sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words, sometimes a quick look is all that is needed. Given the information we have, a quick look by someone wi ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Surgical removal: Treatment of choice surgical removal.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
55 years experience Plastic Surgery
Many a times: Alopecia Barbae = Bald spots in bearded areas. See Dermatologist. (Many a times the hair grows back - not all of them. The treatments that help som ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
17 years experience Ophthalmology
See an MD: Sounds like alopecia. You should see a dermatologist for a definitive diagnosis and treatment plan.
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
See : See your dermatologist for treatment. This can be treated with laser or other meds.
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A male asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
28 years experience Phlebology
This is common: Sometime this can also lead to a foliculitis called foliculitis barbae.
A member asked:
Dr. William Jakavick
36 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Hair removal: Yes depending on how it is done. Laser hair removal usually has the least side effects. As the other methods usually involve physicl trauma or chemica ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
22 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Shaving hair: NO, shaving does not "cause" hair growth. The old wives tale that shaving hastens hair growth in adolescence APPEARS to be true because adolescents ar ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Eberbach
39 years experience Plastic Surgery
Hair loss: infections can cause hair loss Effective treatment will resolve it. See a dermatologist or family doc.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Hormones: Certain birth control pills with high hormone contents can cause unwanted facial hair growth. As can various hormone disorders. Sometimes it happens f ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience Addiction Medicine
None: No type of vitamins will regrow eyebrows!
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
28 years experience Family Medicine
Can't do it: I don't believe you can pluck your hair without damaging the follicle! You can use an "eyebrow trimmer" however, and this can give you the eyebrow sh ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Burney
42 years experience Ophthalmology
Hair brushing/growth: Not that I am aware. Talk with your doc, if thin brows, may be genetic or due to condition such as a thyroid problem.
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A male asked:
Dr. James Rochester
25 years experience Family Medicine
Not for your scalp: If you are considering transplants to the scalp then no, not good for that purpose. Cannot remove enough to be helpful, plus would leave significant ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Camacho
23 years experience Family Medicine
Hair loss: Your hair loss may also be hormone related. See your doctor about getting some blood work done.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Yes it can.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience Podiatry
Genetics...: Generally this type of hair condition is related to genetic predisposition and there is little to do about it. If nobody in your family history has e ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
YOGA: is very unlikely to stop Male Pattern Baldness which is what you are describing sounds like! Speak with your Primary Care or see a DERMATOLOGIST for s ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Shaving: Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Notaroberto
28 years experience Ophthalmology
Normally, yes: Usually, they are good indicators of natural hair color.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Hair protein: I doubt if it can help. See your doctor to find out if you are hypothyroid.

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