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Is it common to start to grow chest hair around the nipple first and then have that hair longer than the rest of the chest hair

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
It is individual: Usually for boys, there will be the beginning of hair growth in the immediate pre-pubertal years of 11-12. Pubic hair will become obvious, then arm p ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
25 years experience Psychiatry
90 days or longer: Marijuana can test positive in hair follicles for 90 days, sometimes up to six months or longer.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vythilingam Alagappan
38 years experience Bariatrics
At 16 or so: Usually puberty starts at around 12 for boys. You will start noticing facial hair and pubic hair around 14-16 and will be mostly mature by 18-21
A member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: A dermatologist or a hair-loss specialist can evaluate to find out the cause, and to offer some treatment. If it turns out to be alopecia areata, the ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Sure: There is no real problem with where you have the tattoo. The only thing to worry about is that the process producing the stretch marks still exists. Y ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Prob normal: Anyone in family grey. It will progress as you get older. Stress may speed up the process but there is no natural way to prevent this. You can co ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Hair: Hair on your penis is normal. There is no medical condition or problem here.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Don't know of: any.
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Alopecia: But what kind depends on the distribution of the hair loss.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randolph Rosarion
27 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
It will come back.: Hair wherever it is , on your face or your penis goes through its own growth cycle and resting phase and new ones are eventually produced by the folli ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Hair follicle: 22F Egypt Asks how to know if hair is falling out with follicles? I see white bulb at end. Is that the follicle, is it dead? ANS: Would suspect this i ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Probabely normal: It is not abnormal to have hair grow on the side of your chest at age of 18.Hair follicle is the pore from which hair grows.Inside the follicle ,benea ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Spot fat loss does : Not occur naturally. By losing weight in general some will probably be neck ; facial fat. But, we don't get to choose what area of body fat is lost ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hair: My understanding is that when there is tension from a rubber band holding the hair up and back that it can cause damage. I have not heard that using ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. PAUL EUN
Dr. PAUL EUN answered
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It may be normal: Genetic factor plays a major role when it comes to hair. It is not unusual to have hair grow in locations you mentioned. Some women will have increa ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Shakov
16 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Give it time: It takes time for the skin to adjust and when starting any new skin care product, acne is a potential side effect. The trentinoin will work to recrui ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Genetic: Most people experience this as they grow older. Some people begin earlier than others.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mona Shah
Dr. Mona Shah answered
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes : it's called folliculitis in other areas
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Heston
28 years experience Family Medicine
More info please: More details would be very helpful to try to figure out your question. You could have any number of inflammatory conditions such as allergy, infection ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
29 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Oil glands: Our hair follicles have natural oil glands which tends to keep the scalp soft, however, after couple o days it builds up to where it stiffens the root ... Read More
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