A 27-year-old female asked:
Will the hair in my body (stomach/face) grow if i take hair, nails and skin vitamins?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Victor Yanganswered
39 years experience
Probably: Presumably any product that promotes hair growth would do so to all hairs. That is not specifically targeted to one area
3.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Dr. Ratna Dhingraanswered
Pediatrics 46 years experience
No: A lot of this hair growth is hormonal and will not increase with vitamins.
3.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan commented
Dermatology 59 years experience
Any claims for "hair, nails and skin vitamins" are bogus. Don't be a sucker.
Sep 6, 2014
Last updated Feb 9, 2020
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