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Is mustard oil beneficial to health? (Inside and out;skin, hair, acne, fine lines/wrinkles) and what's another good oil to use for beauty and health?
Mustard oil: i have never seen a proper study that shows benefit. In hener I recommend the cheapest one. ...Read more
Acne is one of the most common skin conditions. It affects about 80% of adolescents. Acne starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the face back and chest. The hallmarks of the condition are blackheads, whiteheads (closed comedones), papules, pustules, cysts, nodules, and sometimes scarring. There are numerous treatments available, both topical and systemic. The most commonly used are benzoyl peroxide, retinoids, and antibiotics ...Read more
Despite a high level of exercise (cardio and strength) my daughter is steadily gaining weight - other symptoms are increased body hair, acne?
I'm a 17 year old female after certain diagnoses I learnt that I have the symptoms of PCOS. Facial Hair & Acne.
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I have a lot of symptoms that i've told my dr&she blows it off. Symptoms:severe sweating from chest up only.Facial hair, acne, irregular periods, headach?
Does having excess body and facial hair &acne means that i necessarily have high testosterone level?
P.S:my estradiol is 39 on 5th day of my period.
I miss periods and have excess hair, acne, weight. I suscpeted pcos. Dr did blood test, pelvic us. Tests came back normal. What could be wrong?
Hair acne i started a few years ago with hairline acne, which my doctor prescribed fluocinide gel usp, 0.05% . Seeming helped for a period of time, but now I have these huge bumps all in my scalp, which drive me out of my mind. I itch and scratch. I d
If : If you have acne or folliculitis in the scalp, you may need an oral or topical antibiotic. Difficult to tell without a picture, but there are several options to control this condition. I would visit a dermatologist who should be able to help you with this condition. I hope that helps! ...Read more
During pregnancy what happens to pcos symptoms such as scalp hair loss,facial hair,body hair,acne?
Suspended animation: The scalp and facial hair will remain, but new hair growth stimulation will be reduced. Acne tends to get better as the percentage of the male hormone causing the same is "overwhelmed by the large amounts of estrogen and progesterone hormones circulating during pregnancy. ...Read more
I have polycystic ovaries and high levels of shbg. I am showing signs of high testosterone (excess body hair, acne, absent periods, etc). Why is this?
Part of the disease: Unfortunately it is part of the disease process , in addition most with pco will tend to be obese , irregular periods , will have fertility problems , along with associated diabetes and hypertension , do not get discouraged , now good treatments are available , now it is the time follow with your doctor closely with out missing appointments. ...Read more