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Doctor insights on: Herbal Supplements To Stop Facial Hair Growth In Women

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Do tea tree oil products cause facial hair growth in women?

Do  tea tree oil products cause facial hair growth in women?

No: Tea tree oil will not cause increased hair growth for either men or women. The cause for this problem in women may be related to hormonal imbalance and increase testosterone effects (hirsutism). Have this checked out by your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Randy Baker
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Supplements (Definition)

A dietary supplement, also known as food supplement or nutritional supplement, is a preparation intended to supplement the diet and provide nutrients, such as vitamins, minerals, fiber, fatty acids, or amino acids, that may be missing or may not be consumed in sufficient quantities in a person's diet. Some countries define dietary supplements as foods, while ...Read more


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Any tips to help grow longer African American female natural curly hair.

Any tips to help grow longer African American female natural curly hair.

Straighteners: You can try to straighten and moisturizer the hair bust remember the hair is brittle and very Curley so it easily breaks off to try to prevent this use oils and conditioners prior to straightening. The hair saloons have excellent products and can also do the straightening for you safely protecting the hair ...Read more

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Any vitamins or supplements i can take for hair growth ( to grow longer), or to even speed up the growth of my hair ?

Any vitamins or supplements i can take for hair growth ( to grow longer), or to even speed up the growth of my hair ?

Check out these: Links. Take care! http://www.m.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/hair-loss-women-14/natural-treatments-for-hair-loss. http://m.naturalnews.com/news/034727_herbs_healthy_hair.html.

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Can tea tree oil products cause new or more facial hair growth in women?

Can tea tree oil products cause new or more facial hair growth in women?

No: Tea tree oil will not cause increased hair growth for either men or women. The cause for this problem in women may be related to hormonal imbalance and increase testosterone effects (hirsutism). Have this checked out by your doctor. ...Read more

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Will rogaine (minoxidil) for men cause excessive facial hair growth on women?

Will rogaine (minoxidil) for men cause excessive facial hair growth on women?

No: Rogaine (minoxidil) only acts directly where it is applied. Men put it on their scalp in the front receding hairline area of in the back circle of hair loss. Women get more of a female pattern baldness when is overall equal hair loss from the entire scalp. You may use rogaine (minoxidil) for this, but be sure to wash your hands so you don't transfer it to areas where you don't want hair growth to be encouraged! ...Read more

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During reduced chemo dosages can I take hair vitamins for faster hair growth?

During reduced chemo dosages can I take hair vitamins for faster hair growth?

Controversial but...: Most docs advise avoiding vitamins during chemotherapy out of theoretical concern that it will reduce the benefits. However, a large body of research shows that those who combine vitamins with chemo not only have less side effects but have improved survival! see http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/17283738 that said, some vitamins may interfere with specific meds so use caution.Please see comment:. ...Read more

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Does herbal medicals for hair loss and hair regrowth actually prevent and are there any approval herbals for hair loss and regrowth..?

Does herbal medicals  for hair loss and hair regrowth  actually  prevent  and are there any approval herbals for hair loss and regrowth..?

Yes, take estrogen: The hair loss that is due to menopause is due to decrease in the estrogen levels in the body. In women this decreased estrogen results in an increase in testosterone relative to the estrogen. This elevation of testosterone causes the hair loss. Other things unrelated to menopause but happen during middle age years of life can cause hair loss such as vitamin deficiency and thyroid deficiency. ...Read more

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Oil facials will increase facial hair growth for girls?

Oil facials will increase facial hair growth for girls?

No: Facial hair is determined by genetics and hormones. Oil on the skin will not cause it. ...Read more

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Is there a medication to stop facial hair in women? Which medication does a transgender male to female take to stop facial hair?

Is there a medication to stop facial hair in women?  Which medication does a transgender male to female take to stop facial hair?

Specialist: Doctors who'll help you transition can explain the best approaches to take step by step. It's very important to have their help. Hormones are serious and they'll monitor you closely for just the right amounts and timing. It is not a DIY project. If there are no specialists near enough, many people even relocate since this is a long term project and you want to do it well. It's your lif!e! ...Read more

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Good or not, biotin supplements for stopping hair loss and enhancing hair growth ?!

Good or not, biotin supplements for stopping hair loss and enhancing hair growth ?!

Does not hurt: but I do not think it will stop hair loss. At 21 and being a woman, hair loss would be unusual anyway. recommend you check it out with a dermatologist ...Read more

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Excess hair growth in women can be drug related? Facial hair for example?

Excess hair growth in women can be drug related? Facial hair for example?

Depends on the drug?: Hirsutism is a term used to describe increased hair growth in women where hair doesn't usually grow like the jaw/back/abdomen. This can be associated with drugs, most commonly drugs with androgen activity like steroids, danazol, progestens, methyldopa, etc. Can be a sign of an underlying hormone disorder associated with disease like obesity, diabetes, polycystic ovary, or a hormone releasing tumor. ...Read more

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Can teenagers such as 12-18 use the product " spring valley hair skin nails biotin pill vitamins " for hair growth ?

Can teenagers such as 12-18 use the product " spring valley hair skin nails biotin pill vitamins " for hair growth ?

Does Not Help: No evidence that it helps hair growth and never tested for safety.So not good idea. ...Read more

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Do fertility drugs/shots contain growth hormones that can cause women-even in their late 30s--to grow several inches taller? Which drugs cause that?

Do fertility drugs/shots contain growth hormones that can cause women-even in their late 30s--to grow several inches taller?  Which drugs cause that?

No and no: Fertility drugs do not contain growth hormone. Growth hormone injections into people in their 30's do not cause them to grow taller. Growth hormone increases height growth only in people before and during puberty, until their growth plates close in late puberty. ...Read more

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Are there any ways to boost facial hair growth?

Are there any ways to boost facial hair growth?

Facial Hair: If your facial hair comes in slower than you would like or if you are trying to give the appearance of more facial hair, there are a few options that are worth a try. Whether you choose testosterone treatments or over-the-counter applications, results vary from person to person---and some individuals may ultimately find it impossible to grow facial hair or increase the rate at which it grows. ...Read more

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Do biotin supplements cause hair growth on face and chest?

Do biotin supplements cause hair growth on face and chest?

No: Biotin is a suppliant alleged to aid in hair growth it doesn't make hair grow any where special but if you are predisposed to hair in those areas it might enhance what you have ...Read more

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Can male also use saw palmetto to reduce body hair? Some other natural treatment to reduce male body hair?

Can male also use saw palmetto to reduce body hair? Some other natural treatment to reduce male body hair?

Doubt it: Haven't heard of any "natural" plant or animal material that can be taken to decrease male or female body hair. A primary care doctor and an endocrinologist can evaluate if there is excessive body hair, compared to one's relatives or others in the same racial group. ...Read more

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How can men make their facial hair grow longer and faster? Any natural medicines that can be used?

How can men make their facial hair grow longer and faster? Any natural medicines that can be used?

Vitamins: I don't believe there is much you can do to make facial hair grow faster or longer. How much and how fast your facial hair grows is a genetic trade and you can't change it. Obviously, however, if you are having a problem in this area, you may need to have your doctor run some tests, such as thyroid studies or even hormonal studies, such as testosterone levels, etc. ...Read more

Facial Hair (Definition)

Facial hair is a physical characteristic usually found on males where hair grows around the chin and lower portion of the face. The development of facial hair usually begins during puberty. Additionally women can occasionally develop facial hair but it usually happens when hormone levels change, ...Read more


Dr. Al Hegab
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Excessive Facial Hair Growth In A Man (Definition)

Facial hair growth is a clinical finding in which a person, either normally or abnormally, has growth of hair on his face. ...Read more