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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Forbes
16 years experience Wound care
No secret: Patience, good hygiene, healthy diet.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Eat healthy: Exercise, treat dandruff if present, avoid toxic hair sprays or harsh shampoo or conditioners. If hair loss is present see your provider for evaluatio ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Healthy hair: Get adequate sleep,avoid excess sugar & fat, v carbonated drinks, eat enough protein, exercise regularly. Insure you have adequate Iron (like kale ... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
46 years experience Dermatology
One inch a month: Hair grows aboutba inch a month.
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Hair growth: Hair grows at a rate of approximately one-half inch each month or 6 inches in a year. However, growth will vary from person to person and may be less ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
52 years experience General Surgery
No: No.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Khan
30 years experience Pediatrics
Not really: It is genetic and many factors are involved it will be too simplistic to think that an ointment will fix every thing.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: It depends how long is long for you, and there are other variables in hair growth, it can takes from weeks to months on your preference and individual ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: This can happen on both men and women.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Healthy hair: Get adequate sleep,avoid excess sugar & fat, v carbonated drinks, eat enough protein, exercise regularly. Insure you have adequate Iron (like kale ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Time: Sorry, your hair has a certain growth cycle, and there is no way to safely speed it up. At least this is a condition that will get better on it's own.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenny Chuu
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Myth: Hi Having long hair is not known to make people shorter. Once hair is grows, it is metabolically inactive. Hair grows at the rate of roughly 0.5 to 1 ... Read More

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