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Do chemical face products from internet cause facial hair growth?

Do chemical face products from internet cause facial hair growth?

Hair growth: *in a clinical study (n=352) of twice daily use of men's rogaine® foam vs. Placebo.With more than 20 years of results and over 20, 000 people in clinical trials, rogaine® is the #1 dermatologist-recommended brand for hair regrowth. Rogaine (minoxidil) helps reverse the progression of hereditary hair loss, and with men’s rogaine® foam, rogaine® continues to lead the way in topical products. Try it on your face. ...Read more

Facial Hair (Definition)

Facial hair is a physical characteristic usually found on males where hair grows around the chin and lower portion of the face. The development of facial hair usually begins during puberty. Additionally women can occasionally develop facial hair but it usually happens when hormone levels change, ...Read more


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Would coconut oil as a moisturiser cause facial hair growth?

Would coconut oil as a moisturiser cause facial hair growth?

No.: Coconut oil is a light moisturizer, and has a tendency to clog pores, and that's about it. Has no effect, one way or the other, on hair growth. ...Read more

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Do tea tree oil products cause facial hair growth in women?

Do tea tree oil products cause facial hair growth in women?

No: Tea tree oil will not cause increased hair growth for either men or women. The cause for this problem in women may be related to hormonal imbalance and increase testosterone effects (hirsutism). Have this checked out by your doctor. ...Read more

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Will aloe vera gel cause facial hair growth?

Will aloe vera gel cause facial hair growth?

No: Use of aloe vera won't cause you to grow a beard. It can strip of hair/ skin of residue and sebum. It can also sitmulate blood ciruculation. ...Read more

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Will aloe vera gel cause facial hair growth on face?

Will aloe vera gel cause facial hair growth on face?

Doubtful: Aloe Vera has a number of incredible effects. It may strip excess oils and residues from hair and scalp & may increase blood flow to scalp. Thus, some report that it may decrease rapidity of hair loss & increase hair health. However, your facial hair is tied in with genetics. It is not likely that the Aloe Vera will cause hair to grow more rapidly or thicker on your face. ...Read more

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Will rogaine (minoxidil) for men cause excessive facial hair growth on women?

Will rogaine (minoxidil) for men cause excessive facial hair growth on women?

No: Rogaine (minoxidil) only acts directly where it is applied. Men put it on their scalp in the front receding hairline area of in the back circle of hair loss. Women get more of a female pattern baldness when is overall equal hair loss from the entire scalp. You may use rogaine (minoxidil) for this, but be sure to wash your hands so you don't transfer it to areas where you don't want hair growth to be encouraged! ...Read more

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Can you tell me how long until prednisone causes facial hair growth?

Can you tell me how long until prednisone causes facial hair growth?

It's unpredictable: I trust you're taking Prednisone for a good reason as it's dangerous and nasty stuff. Some women get facial hair growth as one of many side effects, and it's probably the least troublesome of the bunch. Best talk with your own physicain. ...Read more

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Can tea tree oil products cause new or more facial hair growth in women?

Can tea tree oil products cause new or more facial hair growth in women?

No: Tea tree oil will not cause increased hair growth for either men or women. The cause for this problem in women may be related to hormonal imbalance and increase testosterone effects (hirsutism). Have this checked out by your doctor. ...Read more

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Could tretinoin cause hair growth? I heard from some women who experienced facial hair growth from using it, is that possible?

Could tretinoin cause hair growth? I heard from some women who experienced facial hair growth from using it, is that possible?

Maybe: Read the package insert for listed side effects. Hair loss is mentioned as well as skin changes but not specifically hair growth.

Everyone's body reacts differently so it is possible that some women may have experienced what you say and that sdoes not mean all will. ...Read more

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How do I reduce facial hair growth?

Vaniqa: You can use vaniqa cream twice a day on the affected area. Laser hair removal also works. ...Read more

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Could lifestyle affect facial hair growth?

Could lifestyle affect facial hair growth?

Basically no: Whether you're male or female. One exception -- obesity and lack of exercise can exacerbate some (not all) of the hormonal problems that may cause this in a young woman. ...Read more

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How can I encourage facial hair growth at 15?

Please: Consider having an adult or someone who is at least 16 years old ask this question for you. You need to be at least 16 years old to post questions on healthtap. Thanks. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I can stimuate facial hair growth?

Can you tell me how I can stimuate facial hair growth?

You can't: If you're normally masculinized by your hormones, how thick your beard is reflects your genetic heritage. Thick-bearded, hairy-chested guys go bald faster than other guys -- just look around you. Justin bieber can't grow a beard but this doesn't seem to bother him. Many women prefer a less scratchy man. Embrace and enjoy whatever mother nature gave you. ...Read more

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Why has my facial hair growth slowed down as I've aged?

Why has my facial hair growth slowed down as I've aged?

Low T: It is possible that you are experiencing a newly discussed topic male menopause. We are finding that as men age their testosterone (free and bound) lowers. This decreases sex drive, lessens erections and slows hair growth face, legs etc. Get a simple blood test for free and bound testosterone if low you can supplement with injections, gels or patches. Its an easy fix but has risks talk to doctor ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Facial hair growth?

Facial hair growth: Hairs are strands that grow from the epidermis and are composed of Keratin. Facial hair growth is usually found on the chin, cheeks & above the upper lip in men. ...Read more

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How can I speed up facial hair growth?

How can I speed up facial hair growth?

Nothing: Unless you suffer from hypogonadism with a very low testosterone then there is nothing to promote facial hair growth. Now if you do have hypogonadism see an endocrinologist, they can start you on testosterone replacement and in a few months you will see facial hair growth. ...Read more

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Does amal oil work for facial hair growth?

Does amal oil work for facial hair growth?

Amal oil: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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Is there a way to speed up facial hair growth?

Is there a way to speed up facial hair growth?

Nothing: Unless you suffer from hypogonadism with a very low testosterone then there is nothing to promote facial hair growth. Now if you do have hypogonadism see an endocrinologist, they can start you on testosterone replacement and in a few months you will see facial hair growth. ...Read more

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Does lifting weights increase facial hair growth?

Does lifting weights increase facial hair growth?

No: I can't think of any reason that lifting weights would increase hair growth unless Anabolic steroids or testosterone was being used. There are no known hormonal changes with exercise that would explain hair growth in men. In women, aerobic exercise decreases estrogen, so male hormones become more dominant and one could see facial hair & acne increase. This is an increasing problem in women. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to speed up facial hair growth?

Can you tell me how to speed up facial hair growth?

Nothing: Unless you suffer from hypogonadism with a very low testosterone then there is nothing to promote facial hair growth. Now if you do have hypogonadism see an endocrinologist, they can start you on testosterone replacement and in a few months you will see facial hair growth. ...Read more

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What is the solution for facial hair growth in girls?

What is the solution for facial hair growth in girls?

Female facial hair: Follow up with gyn or endocrinologist. Could be polycystic ovarian syndrome or metabolic issues with steroid metabolism or medication like cyclosporin ...Read more

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Is there a link between coffee and facial hair growth?

No: This is one more silly myth that has somehow gotten started. Becoming a man is difficult enough without this stuff. Your beard thickness / body hair abundance /tendency to hair loss later is genetically programmed. Junior -- don't worry about the coffee or the beard. Some women prefer more, others less, most women simply like you for who you are. ...Read more

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Will lifting weights increase facial hair growth in man?

No: I can't think of any reason that lifting weights would increase hair growth unless Anabolic steroids or testosterone was being used. There are no known hormonal changes with exercise that would explain hair growth in men. In women, aerobic exercise decreases estrogen, so male hormones become more dominant and one could see facial hair & acne increase. This is an increasing problem in women. ...Read more

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Will having orgamed or meprate leads to facial hair growth.?

Will having orgamed or meprate leads to facial hair growth.?

Maybe in some people: Orgamed and meprate are listed on the web as brands of medroxyprogesterone, which has "facial hair growth" listed as a possible side effect. However, each person is different, and has different reasons for using hormonal therapy. For example, women with pcos have facial hair growth from the pcos. A patient can talk with her doctor to decide what the chances are of getting facial hair from meds. ...Read more

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Excessive Facial Hair Growth In A Man (Definition)

Facial hair growth is a clinical finding in which a person, either normally or abnormally, has growth of hair on his face. ...Read more