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what is reduced body hair

A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Reduced body hair: Hair is a strand-like extension from epidermis. There are some medical conditions that can cause body hair to be diminished.

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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Estrogen: Estrogen is used for menopausal symptoms or vaginal atropy. It is not used to reduce body hair growth. Estogen is not indicated for males.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Ignore it: Babies will lose most of their fine fuzz as they grow older.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Hard to do: How much body hair (androgenic hair) you can develop is genetically programmed & parallels the tendency to go bald. Anecdotally, there are description ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sinclair
38 years experience Family Medicine
It depends: If you are female with a hormone problem such as pcos, then medical treatment may help. Other wise, laser hair removal, intense pulsed light, shaving ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bark
49 years experience Dermatology
Effluvium: This question has been wondered about for many years. The problem and evaluating an answer is that you need a quantitative assessment of hair loss. Th ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Manscaping: Trusting you're a male naturally "blessed" with a lot of body hair. Most other men are at least a little bit jealous, and many hairy guys love it, but ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Some ideas: If you shave your body hair, consider using cilppers instead -- sometimes itching is caused by the very short hair tips pushing against your skin surf ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: It's your personal choice. Especially nowadays, many women claim to prefer a man who shaves his chest hair. Perhaps a majority of young male hollywood ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
46 years experience Pediatrics
Not safely: Only nature really does that.It is your hormone balance ithat determines bocdy hair.
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