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Hair Grow Back
Hair Loss: Really depends on the cause of the hair loss. See a dermatologist to have a complete exam and any bloodwork they feel is necessary. There are many medicines to help grow hair including minoxidil (over the counter), finasteride, viviscal professional, and vitamins containing biotin. There are also procedures such as platelet rich plasma injections which can help. ...Read more
Do not try it.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
No: Your hair follicles don't care how short you cut your hair :) as long as you don't shave your hair so close that the tips of the remaining hair shafts curl into the skin surface, causing razor bumps, you won't notice any changes in how your hair grows back. ...Read more
I don't know: Of any sensible approach to slow hair growth rate. However, other options can remove more of the hair. ...Read more
Is there anything that can make a hair grow back thinner? It is thick now, is there something to make it thin
Tincture of time: You are very lucky to have a full thick head of hair....Give it enough time and it will become thin and sparse.. ...Read more
I cut a part of the skin on my head due to which I lost hair in that part. Will any hair grow back in that area?
Not on scars: Hi. Was the area shaved for stitches? Hair follicles don't grow out of scar tissue, but if the scar is narrow, and the surrounding skin is making hair normally, when it grows back, the scar may be barely noticeable. Your "topic tags" mention baldness and alopecia...those don't grow back normally! Good luck! ...Read more
Will hair grow back after yrs of being pulled out and if so how long will it take and what can I do to make it grow back?
Not Permanent: Waxing often will remove the hair at the level of the hair root. This will prevent hair from re-growing in that area for around 4 weeks, making it more effective than many other types of hair removal. You may notice some hair regrowth after 1-2 weeks due to different hairs being in different growth cycles. ...Read more
No: Waxing will not affect hair character. If you nejoy the discomfort - go for it. I would suggest consideration for permanent laser hair reduction by someone that uses alma equipment that is pain free. Go to painfreehairfree. Com and use doc locator function to find someone in your area. ...Read more
Seborrheic dermatiti: Seborrheic dermatitis doesn't usually result in loss of hair. It just leads to itching and flaking of the skin on the face and in the scalp. I suppose that if you scratched an area enough that there was inflammation, infection, and scarring there could be permanent hair loss. But that wouldn't be due to the seborrheic dermatitis. ...Read more
Quite often it does.: Ways to address stress. Talk about feelings ; address problems. Don't avoid them. Aim for 7.5 - 8 hours of sleep/ night. Daily physical activity is optimal in a green space. Eat healthfully. Cut out junk carbs, caffeine ; alcohol (or moderate). Try qi gong, tai chi, acupuncture, acupressure, homeopathy, meditation, yoga, exercise program, deep breathing exercises or progressive muscle relaxation. ...Read more
Often yes: But takes time- year.Get a more detailed answer ›
No: Hair is dead. It does not know if you are cutting it or not. Neither does your body. It is an old wives tale that started because when young boys became men and started shaving, their hair got thicker due to testosterone increases, not shaving. Short hair can feel stiffer but that is a mechanical issue, it just feels stiffer, it is not thicker. ...Read more
Start from beginning: There are NO valid studies proving that " hystadelia" is a real diagnosis. Probably not. So what "treatment" are you referring to? Get another opinion. See a Dr who can evaluate whatever symptoms are present. You probably should go to an academic center. So the answer is a firm "NO"! ...Read more
No: Rate of hair growth is not related to removal. ...Read more
A while: Under normal circumstances the hair will grow about 1/2 inch per month. Poor nutrition or toxic exposures may retard the process. ...Read more
Depends: If the piercing does not disturb the hair roots then they will grow as if nothing were done. Emphasize the the person doing the procedure that you want him/her to bypass these roots and you wiil be ok. ...Read more