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Does hairspray make your hair fall out?

Does hairspray make your hair fall out?

No: Hairspray does not make your hair fall out. You may be doing other things to your hair that are damaging it such as over dying it, straightening it too often and the overuse of a curling iron. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Bauman
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Hair Loss (Definition)

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


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Does gel and hairspray make your hair fall out?

Chemicals: If there are harmful chemicals which can damage the hair follicles. ...Read more

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Hi sir I have a hair fall problem give me some medication or tell me about perfect diet for hair care?

Hi sir I have a hair fall problem give me some medication or tell me about perfect diet for hair care?

Hair care: Avoid over-washing your hair. Don't apply shampoo directly to the roots. Distribute conditioner evenly through your hair. Avoid using hot tools (hair dryer, flat iron) every day. Use a deep conditioning treatment once a week. Do not comb or twist wet hair. Massage in warm olive oil or coconut oil and leave for 30-40 minutes before washing. Always use lukewarm (not hot) to wash your hair. ...Read more

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Chemo--how to make your hair fall out?

Hair follicles: Many chemotherapy drugs are active because they are more likely to damage cells that are growing and dividing rapidly, such as tumor cells. Other cells that rapidly divide can sometimes be damaged and lead to side effects. Hair loss with certain chemotherapy drugs is due to damage to the hair follicle cells by the chemotherapy. ...Read more

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Why does chemotherapy make your hair fall out?

Rapidly dividing: Cytotoxic chemotherapy attacks rapidly dividing cells in the body, including the dividing hair matrix cells. This can result in hair loss. ...Read more

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Can cirrhosis make your hair fall out?

Yes, it can: Cirrhosis can cause hair loss indirectly. In mild liver disease, however, hair loss (alopecia) may not be experienced. A scarred liver causes the body to lose many nutrients, most notably proteins and hormones, that are needed to maintain healthy hair. The hair is constantly being lost and replaced, which is tipped over towards more loss than formation of hair in cirrhosis. ...Read more

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Can taken a sleeping tablet every night make your hair fall out... Stillnot sleeping tablets? And can they affect your memory in the long term

Hmmmm: What kind of sleeping tablets are you taking? Sounds unlikely. I'd put my money on the other meds you've listed; the underlying insomnia (stress-related) or the sle which you listed as one of your conditions. Some sleeping pills can affect your memory, but it's generally short term. Hair loss can be from a lot of things, but sleeping pills aren't the first thing I think about. ...Read more

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Will aromasin and herceptin (trastuzumab) make your hair fall out?

Will aromasin and herceptin (trastuzumab) make your hair fall out?

Hair loss in aromasi: Yes, unfortunately, hair loss is one of possible side effects of aromasin. I don't think that is the case with herceptin (trastuzumab). ...Read more

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Will taking aromasin or herceptin (trastuzumab) make your hair fall out?

No: But you could get some thinning on aromasin (exemestane). You may need to ask your doctor to look into all potential causes of hair loss in yourparticular case. ...Read more

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Can taking phendimetrazine 35 mg over long periods make your hair fall out?

Can taking phendimetrazine 35 mg over long periods make your hair fall out?

Long term usage: First of all this weight reducing drug is not recommended for long term usage. Many side effects can develop chief of which is cardiac. And yes you can lose hair with long term usage. ...Read more

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Does nexplanon birthcontrol make your hair fall out?

Does nexplanon birthcontrol make your hair fall out?

Hair falling out: Nexplanon should not affect your hair. You should see either your hair stylist, or preferably, a Dermatologist. ...Read more

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Can sprintec make your hair fall out and cause weight gain?

Can sprintec make your hair fall out and cause weight gain?

Yes it can: Scalp hair falling and change in weight including weight gain can be side effect of sprintec birth control pills. ...Read more

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Is it possible for birth control to make your hair fall out?

Is it possible for birth control to make your hair fall out?

ALOPECIA TX: RARELY: Alopecia or hair loss : You need Exam &lab work up especially Vit d/Thyroid studies /TESTOSTERONE/ b12 and folate. If they are normal start high dose Biotin zinc B12 and folic acid. Rogaine (minoxidil) and Propecia may be helpful. ALSO MASON-PEARSON BOARS HAIR BRUSH. If there is no improvement consult dermatology for biopsy to rule out auto-immune ALOPECIA AERATA.. ...Read more

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Can lice shampoo make your hair fall out?

Can lice shampoo make your hair fall out?

No: Certain of the shampoos may make your hair dry and possibly crack particularly with overuse. Your hair should not fall out. ...Read more

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Does radiation therapy make your hair fall out?

Does radiation therapy make your hair fall out?

Yes, In area treated: Hair follicles are growing cells. When the hair is radiated the follicle cell stop growing and the hair shaft falls out. Same thing with some chemotherapy drugs. Chemo goes all over so if that type of chemo affects hair then all your hair everywhere falls out. In radiation its the hair that is in the area treated. So for breast cancer for example the arm pit hair on that side will fall out. ...Read more

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Can too much vitamin b make your hair fall out?

Can too much vitamin b make your hair fall out?

Vitaminosis: Too much of anything is problematic. Only take what is advisable or fda approved. Too many vitamins could cause digestive but also other problems. ...Read more

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Does weed make your hair fall out? Does smoking weed over a long period of time cause hairloss?

Never heard of this: Have not seen any patients using marijuana experience hair loss, and have not seen it listed as an adverse drug reaction from cannabis anywhere. Very heavy use of cannabis, like very heavy use of tobacco, can decrease blood flow, and this could potentially influence hair loss. ...Read more

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Excessive hair fall?

Excessive hair fall?

Evaluation: See your dermatologist for evaluation of cause, then treatment can be started. ...Read more

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How to reduce hair fall?

How to reduce hair fall?

First...: ...You have to find out what is causing it. Lots of things cause accelerated hair turnover, from illnesses to surgical procedures to medications to crash diets to stress. Once you know the cause you can tailor a treatment plan. Your dermatologist can help you with this. ...Read more

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How to save my hair fall?

First, see the dr.: Get an evaluation from a Dr. And assure you have no underlying medical causes (such as thyroid disorders or anxiety) that can be treated for your thinning hair/hair loss. Thinning hair may also be genetically predisposing as well. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How to control hair fall?

Depends on the cause: Genetic hair loss in men is typically caused by the action of Dht on hair follicles. The best over the counter treatment is minoxidil, however prescription Finasteride will work well to help block the conversion of testosterone to dht. The combination of Minoxidil and Finasteride works well, so see your doctor. Scalp inflammation can also cause issues, so see your doctor if your scalp is itching. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Bauman
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