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Hair Follicle Test
?: Anecdotal reports around that attest to the validity of the macujo method. I don't know a nor can I attest or find any scientific validity it has. Why try to beat he system? The truth is better, or compliance with the rules of an employer willing to pay you. ...Read more
Ask away!: Not sure what you are asking. Hair follicles can be examined by doing a scalp biopsy. There is also a test called a "hair pull" or "trichogram" to help evaluate hair loss. A dermatologist may use either or both of these (or none) to help evaluate problems with the hair. If you have a specific question then perhaps you could submit it separately. ...Read more
Which drug are: You referring to?Get a more detailed answer ›
It the follicle of: The hair that is being tested - not the shaft. ...Read more
3 months or longer: Usually, consumed drugs can be found in scalp hairs for 3 - 5 months and in body hairs for 6 - 9 months. This may vary from lab to lab also. ...Read more
Depends: Depends upon the length of your hair ...Read more
Quite possibly: Depending on how much you used and what you used. ...Read more
Hard to say: Typically, a hair test goes back 90 days, but it depends on how fast your hair grows. They are looking at 1 1/2 inches of hair, closest to the scalp. Incidentally, you should not avoid it by shaving your head. They would just use some other hair. And if they do, it is pretty obvious that you are trying to hide something. ...Read more
Hi I was wondering how long does it take for a hair follicle test to go to 0? From like a level of 4000-7000?
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Sorry maybe I asked wrong. My cousin passed her hair follicle test but I know she's been using how is that possible?
Drug testing: The drug she is using was not tested for. ...Read more
I smoked once within the last 90 days. I took a hair follicle test a couple days ago and my question is will it show up?
Can you clarify: What you smoked and what is being tested for? ...Read more
how long will pot show up on a hair follicle test? I smoked once or twice a week for a couple months. I stopped 3 months ago.
"POT": The standard detection window for the hair test is 90 days. Because hair grows about 1.5 inches (3.8 cm) in 90 days, hairs with a length of about 1.5 inches (3.8 cm) are targeted for cutting. Longer hairs will give a longer window of detection. ...Read more
If I smoked some ice a few times like 2 weeks ago and I have a hair follicle test in about 3 weeks will it come out on my test?
Probably: Impossible to say for sure, but best expect it to be positive. ...Read more
I smoked everyday for years, but stopped on 12/31 and it's now 2/14. I cut my hair on 2/13. Will I pass a hair follicle test on 3/2?
THC is incorporated INTO the hair and remains there until one of two things occur; it falls out or that section is finally cut off
do either of the above two apply
hair grows approx. 0.5 inch a month--you do the math ...Read more
I did 2keybumps 2 months ago I want to know if I will pass a hair follicle test, I'm healthy nd I've cut my hair 2times low will I pass it?
Recovery: The physicians here are interested in assisting you to a clean and sober life. We are not interested in any way to help you continue to abuse or misuse mind altering substances. We support recovery and sobriety. ...Read more
Scared to take a hair follicle test been clean for 8 or 9 months got my cdl and been clean ever sence is it still possible to fail the test?
Be rest assured: If you have not used in 8 months then the result will be negative. Sensitivity starts to decline after 90 days ...Read more
I have had 3 month hair follicle test forheroini last smoke to 5 or 6 months ago will it be positive I will be negative please help me with this quest?
Should be negative: Detection period is 90 days, so if you smoked 5 or 6 months ago you should be fine. Please, though, do not smoke heroin again. Learn from this experience, so you need not worry in the future. Heroin addiction is horrible. Do not fall into the trap. Get help if you are craving. ...Read more
Need details: This will not be detected unless there is a specific protocol to look for it. Don't be a fool. Stay away from kratom!! ...Read more
Depends: Hair follicle tests are tricky--metabolites are deposited and can show up--but the real issue is not how much you did, since I assume you did enough to have an effect; if so you dosed enough to show up. It was how long ago you did it that is the factor and how often. 90 days is the recommended wait time; however, if you have a problem, go for treatment before you get caught. Honesty is best. ...Read more
Wrong forum: You're asking doctors who are part of a profession seen by the public as upholding the highest standards of ethics and humanity how to "beat" a hair follicle test because you couldn't control yourself from using an ILLEGAL substance? Now, after reading that statement and your question do you really think this is the right place to find THAT ANSWER? ...Read more