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Do you know of any high quality, inexpensive, keratin-free hair growth products that work?

Do you know of any high quality, inexpensive, keratin-free hair growth products that work?

Growth products: If you are having issues with hair growth you should visit you hairdresser or your doctor or both. "High quality - inexpensive" is not likely to cover what you need. ...Read more

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What are some hair growth products and vitamins other then biotin? My hair has been shoulder length for what seems like forever?

What are some hair growth products and vitamins other then biotin? My hair has been shoulder length for what seems like forever?

Hair Growth: Some people naturally have the ability to grow hair longer than others. This is primarily due to the length of the anagen or growing phase of the hair's life cycle. The average anagen phase is between two and six years; a longer phase simply gives hair more time to grow. During this time the speed of hair growth may vary according to diet, genetics and hormonal changes. ...Read more

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Does biotion 1000 work to promote hair growth?

Does biotion 1000 work to promote hair growth?

Biotin can certainly: help with hair growth, but alone it may not be enough. I love the supplement Viviscal which has biotin but also deep sea fish protein and many other active ingredients to stimulate hair growth ...Read more

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How well does the spring valley biotin work for hair growth ?

How well does the spring valley biotin work for hair growth ?

Recommended dose10mg: Recommended dose to prevent hair loss and grow hair by some dermatologists and alternative medicine practitioners is 8 to 10 mgm ie 8000 to 10000 micrograms per day to be effective.But its use is controversial but you can try if prescribed by your dermatologist or doctor. ...Read more

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I take biotin for hair growth; but i wanted to know if it would work if i were to take the powder out of my capsules and put them in my conditioner?

I take biotin for hair growth; but i wanted to know if it would work  if i were to take the powder out of my capsules and put them in my conditioner?

Probably not: The biotin is incorporated into the production of the hair follicle in the bulb of the hair follicle beneath the skin. You need to ingest it. ...Read more

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Dr. do you believe that different brand names of biotin can effect hair growth? Some swear, one brand works better than other? What is rec daily dose?

Dr. do you believe that different brand names of biotin can effect hair growth? Some swear, one brand works better than other? What is rec daily dose?

No good studies: There are no good studies apparently. Any that had a positive result were with a very small number of people, for decreasing nail thickness and splitting. http://www.med.nyu.edu/content?ChunkIID=21571 http://www.med.nyu.edu/content?ChunkIID=21425 http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/natural/313.html So brand probably does not matter. It can cause constipation. ...Read more

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What is a good product for hair growth?

What is a good product for hair growth?

Seek Qualified Help: Before you go 'shopping' for hair growth products, treatments &services, the first most important thing to do is find a doctor qualified to diagnose, measure, treat &track your hair loss/hair growth over time. Unfortunately, few doctors have the time, knowledge &motivation to do this. Effective treatments are often stopped too soon, before results are realized! you need a pro on your side! ...Read more

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Can there be any product that can increase body hair growth?

Can there be any product that can increase body hair growth?

Increased Body Hair: Minoxidil can cause increased hair in some individuals if the are susceptible.. However, if you grow hair and stop the medication the hair that grew will be lost. ...Read more

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Does the hair growth pill viviscal actually work? Are there any side effects? I hve damaged hair&i my hair seems to be growing at a slow rate.

Does the hair growth pill viviscal actually work? Are there any side effects?  I hve damaged hair&i my hair seems to be growing at a slow rate.

It does work.: Howevere people have varying responses to treatment and other factors have to be considered re: hair growth and loss including genetics, stress level, aging, smoking history etc. May ur hair standout! http://m.wikihow.com/speed-up-hair-growth. http://www.stylecraze.com/articles/herbs-that-prevent-hair-loss/. ...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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How does rogaine (minoxidil) work on hair growth?

How does rogaine (minoxidil) work on hair growth?

Unknown: The most current thinking is that rogaine (minoxidil) directly stimulates the hair follicle to produce hair. It seems to turn on the on-off signal. ...Read more

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How does rogaine (minoxidil) work to cause hair growth?

How does rogaine (minoxidil) work to cause hair growth?

According to them: "the exact mechanism of action of rogaine (minoxidil) is uncertain. However, researchers believe that rogaine (minoxidil) works in part by partially enlarging the hair follicles and reversing the miniaturization process. By enlarging miniaturized follicles, the growth phase of the hair cycle is prolonged, allowing the hair to become longer and thicker looking and with more follicles in the growth phase at the same time.". ...Read more

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Exactly how does rogaine (minoxidil) work to cause hair growth?

Exactly how does rogaine (minoxidil) work to cause  hair growth?

Two ways: Minoxidil makes hair follicles wider so your hair is thicker. It also increases the growth phase of your hair so that you grow longer hair and more strands of hair. Unfortunately, this isn't a permanent one time only treatment. You need to continue using Minoxidil to maintain your hair growth. ...Read more

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I was told that Monistat 7 works to help hair growth, would this be an accurate statement?

I was told that Monistat 7 works to help hair growth, would this be an accurate statement?

No: Monistat is an anti-fungal cream, so unless you have hair loss from a fungal infection, it is not likely to help. Rogaine (minoxidil) is the only topical agent approved for hair growth by the fda. ...Read more

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What is best hair growth product did balding male?

What is best hair growth product did balding male?

Hair growth: Finasteride (propecia) is the best hair growth product for balding men with androgeneic alopecia. ...Read more