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Can Scalp Eczema Cause Hair Loss
Orgasm irritates eczema, and cause hair scalps inflammation to soar along with few rash on face. Results in hair loss, memory loss and general fatigue?
Hair loss, otherwise known as alopecia, can be caused by different reasons, including damage to the hair shaft or follicles or fungal infections. There are two main types of alopecia. Alopecia areata occurs when the body's immune system attacks hair follicles and causes hair to fall out. Androgenetic (or androgenic) alopecia, on the other hand, is an inherited form of hair loss. With alopecia areata, hair can fall out in patches all over the body. With androgenetic alopecia, hair on the head first thins and then falls out. In men, this is called male pattern hair loss; in women, it is called ...Read more
If u have mild eczema with itchy flaky scalp with hair loss when eat eggs diary fish soy nuts symptoms get worse please tell how to treat eczema?
May it be seborrhea?: One's primary care doctor can check for medical causes. If none are found, then one can see a dermatologist, especially one specializing in hair restoration (some treatments: minoxidil, finasteride, hair transplants, . ..). Medical causes may include: hormonal problems (low thyroid), seborrhea, alopecia areata, stressful illness. Other causes: genetic male/female pattern baldness, telogen effluvium. ...Read more
Motor tic: No. Not unless you rub your scalp ...Read more
Yes: Tolnaftate is a synthetic thiocarbamate used as an anti-fungal agent sold without prescription as a cream, powder, spray, and liquid aerosol. Tolnaftate is used to treat fungal conditions such as jock itch, athlete's foot and ringworm, and can be used on the scalp without the likelihood of damaging the hair. ...Read more
My scalp is very itchy and I have severe hair loss I recently heard of tgel if I use it will it cause more hair loss?
Fungal infection: Of the scalp is probably the cause. Use t/gel dandruff shampoo. If it does not help see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Hairloss cause by the microtauma at the scalp due to pressure in the medium cause by heavy hat how to I remove the pressure and stop the hair loss?
Must you wear it?: If this is a safety helmet, and the hair loss corresponds closely to where the hat rubs your head, and you can't go without it, then keep wearing it. People admire those who do "hard hat" jobs and the hair loss is a plus. Otherwise, get a second opinion. There may actually be some other cause, such as telogen effluvium or alopecia areata, worth identifying now. ...Read more
Can overuse of hair conditioner all over head/scalp cause it to seep into and clog hair follicles/roots- and then cause hair loss a few months after?
No: You can use every day. If you feel that you are losing too much hair, see a dermatologist. ...Read more
NO: Oil production and hair growth are not related. ...Read more
NO: If you have a hair-loss problem, consult a dermatologist. ...Read more
Does oily scalp causes hair loss? Is it true if oil stays on scalp does it cause hair to fall out. Plz answer thankxx
STOP!!!!: All I have to say is, if you have PVD, STOP SMOKING! ...Read more
Possibly: Please consult a board certified dermatologist to determine the cause of the irritation and for an examination of your hair follicles. ...Read more
I have psoriasis on my scalp, can that cause hair loss/female pattern baldness? My father has psoriasis.
Possibly: Consult a dermatologist and get checked for autoimmune illness. ...Read more
Will chemo cause hair loss on scalp only. Will I lose body hair all over? Just wondering how much hair I may lose on body
Varies: Depends upon the type of chemo and your body's resistance. Hair on the head is usually first to go, and later hair around the genitals, eyebrows and lashes. There is a great unpredictability to this so discuss with your oncologist to get a better picture. Mostly, after chemo, it will grow back. ...Read more
Could impact to the head cause hair loss/damage via shock? If so, would it be a bald spot or marbled throughout the scalp?
I was losing hair all over the scalp, then I was diagnosed with Biotin deficiency. Can biotin deficiency cause hair loss all over the scalp?
Unless you were eating raw eggs, it is very unlikely that you had biotin deficiency. You may take Biotin supplement, it will not do harm, but it is not likely to reverse hair loss. See this site for more info.
http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/druginfo/natural/313.html ...Read more
Its'difficult to say: You are providing a very scant information. What kind of malnutrition and why? Any underlying conditions, bowel surgery? I guess if malnutrition would be corrected, then it shouldn't be a problem. Check with your pediatrician, he/she might know better your child history. Best of luck! ...Read more
Can a severe dry scalp cause pain and hair loss? Hair falling out in clumps and my husband said my scalp looks dry and flaky. Scalp feels tender
See a dermatologist: How long since delivery? Nursing? Any meds or vits not listed? Blood TSH and T4? Begin with a diagnosis by a skin specialist. Telogen effluvium is common after delivery. Skin and hair changes related to estrogen/ progesterone changes can be considered. Seborrheic dermatitis, infections, psoriasis, LE, and other diagnoses demand a skilled exam and evaluation to sort it out and begin specific thera ...Read more
Doubtful: Vitamin D's main action is on the bones and blood calcium levels. It also has effects on other systems which are being studied but severe effects on the skin and hair have not been described. Even if your D level is a bit low I would check with a dermatologist to see if something else may be going on ...Read more
Does excessive masturbation/sex causes hair loss only to people that have sensitive scalp to dht?
Myth: Enjoying your body while you're alone or with someone you love has nothing to do with hair loss. Anyone who tells you otherwise or offers you silly disinformation about testosterone and its metabolites is someone you should ignore. Life is difficult enough without jerks telling you fibs like that having a good time will make your hair fall out. Enjoy who you are. ...Read more
Hi what are the causes of hair loss on scalp, itchy scalp then white pigmentation plus excessive tiredness?
Yes: It can certainly cause hair to good in to its resting phase called telophase. It could take up to 6 months to return to the active growth phases. ...Read more
Can CSF leak into the scalp and cause hair loss, feeling like the scalp is turning into fluid and cause irritation to the skin?
No: Not unless you have a hole in your head or recent neurosurgery. ...Read more
I took colostrum for 1.5 months and began shedding hair. My scalp is very itchy now. I have stopped taking it from today. Will the hair loss stop and my hair regrow? I have heard that the igf-1 is the cause.
Probably.: I'm assuming you're talking about bovine colostrum. Any medication or supplement can cause temporary hair loss (technical name: telogen effluvium), and it nearly always grows back; but you'll have to give it some time. Insulin-like growth factors (igf) are probably not the mediators in such situations, but no one knows for sure. Biotin (a b vitamin) 5000 units/day may help to speed up regrowth. ...Read more
Does masturbation/sex cause men to have hair loss because of the production of more testosterone and increase of DHT to the scalp?
No: There is no relationGet a more detailed answer ›
Help, what underlying illnesses can cause a prickly/itchy scalp, with no rash/soreness and thinning hair/hair loss?
Hormones: Check your thyroid levels.Get a more detailed answer ›
Scalp is the part of the skin on the skull, deeply attached to the skull and has the hair shafts from it. Rest of the skin in the head like facial skin (beard) has only 2 layers -epidermis and dermis. Scalp has 5 different layers unlike facial skin/rest of skin all over body. Scalp-s-epidermis, c-conn. Tissue, a-aponeurosis, l-loose areolar conn. Tissue and p- pericranium attached ...Read more
A range of persistent skin conditions that include dryness and recurring skin rashes that are characterized by one or more of these symptoms: redness, skin edema (swelling), itching, crusting, flaking, blistering, cracking, or bleeding. The cause of eczema is unknown but is presumed to be a combination of ...Read more