A 20-year-old male asked:
What oils should i apply to the scalp to prevent hairloss, dandruff and hair thinning. heared olive oil with lemon juice is the best remedy. thanks?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Surgery - Plastics 36 years experience
Old wive's tale: I am afraid that this is just a myth. Perhaps the massage effects on the scalp may be beneficial but I am not aware of any truth to this.
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