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Will Rogain Help With Bald Spots In My Beard
Minoxidil: might but depends on cause of your hair problem. Discuss with your Dr. ...Read more
Alopecia Areata: Alopecia areata is a condition that causes round patches of hair loss, and can lead to total hair loss. Causes, incidence, and risk factors the cause of alopecia areata is unknown. About a fifth of people with this condition have a family history of alopecia. Alopecia areata is thought to be an autoimmune condition. This occurs when the immune system mistakenly attacks and destroys hair follicles. ...Read more
Unknown: As far as i know, the effects of rogaine (minoxidil) on facial hair have not been studied. However, rogaine (minoxidil) works in part by increasing blood flow to the hair follicle and could potentially help hair grow in any location. You must be very careful around the mouth, eyes and mucous membranes of the nose. Rogaine (minoxidil) is not formulated for use on the face. ...Read more
What should I remove and add on my diet in order to make my hair grow back faster after having bald spots from Alopecia Areata?
Fungal infection in my beard chin area&hairs r falling from beard. Dr. adviced me to apply surfaz-sn & have some tablets.any side effect of surfaz-sn cream.will hair grow back ? Or patches will be left in my beard? Thanks.
Bald spots: it is important to determine the cause of the bald spots and treat that problem first. For instance, if you have ringworm infection causing bald spots, it is necessary to treat the infection with an antifungal medication. A topical or oral treatment may be required. Only then can healthy hair grow and cover the bald spots. See a Dermatologist who can evaluate your scalp and give you proper therapy ...Read more
Dermatologist prescribed me Ketoconazole & fluocinonide for hair loss have some hair loss on top head said these can help regrow hair is this true?
Finasteride for AGA: Finasteride may help you keep the hair you have if your condition is caused by androgenetic alopecia or male/female pattern hair loss. For men, finasteride is highly effective since DHT (the hair killing hormone) production is blocked. In women, it's more complicated. Only some women are androgen-sensitive meaning that DHT may be causing hair loss. We perform a HairDX genetic test to check that. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I don't have trichotillomania anymore,using minoxidil5% touched my face and grows hair in it should I use laser for facial hair?or reducing minoxidil
Can beard growth at an early age mean that i will get bald early?If yes,NATURAL SOLUTIONS PLEASE,If not,GOOD HAIR AND BEARD TIPS PLEASE.[PATCHY BEARD]
Bald: At your age you are likely to grow facial hair but not likely to go bald. If you want a beard keep it. If not shave it. ...Read more
Not likely: As remarkable as aloe can be - know of no studies that show it causes increased hair growth. ...Read more
I have androgenic alopecia.Will hairfall stop automatically later?Is dandruff related to it?What can I do help my hair along with applying minoxidil
Age 21?: At about age 21, every normally masculinized man loses the hair on his temples. As he gets a little older, he loses head hair in the familiar pattern at varying rates. If you look around, you will notice that generally the more chest hair a man is naturally blessed with, the sooner he goes bald. In the U.S., shaving your head is considered super-masculine, but you have surgical and Rx options. ...Read more
Why do older men lose the hair on their heads but start growing lots of nose hair, ear hair and facial hair?
I am 22 and loosing hair and has black spots randomly along his scalp. Spots are new hair loss is not. Mom thinks it's from using rogaine (minoxidil)?
Doubt it.: I doubt very much that either the black spots or the hair loss are due to rogaine (minoxidil) -- but i'm not sure what you mean by "black spots". Are they little black dots, about the width of a hair shaft? If so, you could have a fungus infection. Is the hair loss uniform or patchy? In short, you should see a dermatologist for a precise diagnosis and proper treatment. ...Read more
Just noticed bald spots at start of my hair line!! Completly bald please don't tell me alopecia I may cry?
A dermatologist will: give you a good answer. If it is alopecia he/she will help you deal w/it. Many others have done so successfully. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Probably: If they are inngrown hairs, especially around the bikini area, the hair removable laser will be helpful it ususally takes several, 6-10, treatments timed with the hair growth cycle to get rid of the hair. It is also nice to not have to shave. Try it , i bet you will be glad you did i would go to a reputable doctor and not a spa. Lana long, M.D. ...Read more