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Doctor insights on: Herbal Treatment For Body Hair Growth

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Does an increase in exercise increase body hair growth?

Does an increase in exercise increase body hair growth?

It can: Hair growth can be stimulated by androgens (like testosterone) which are increased by exercise. ...Read more

Body Hair (Definition)

Hair follicles are distributed throughout the skin with the exception of the palms, soles and glaborous skin of the genitalia. The hair follicle first forms in the eyebrows, upper lips, and chin at 9 weeks gestation. The bulk of the remaining follicles begin to develop at 4 to 5 months gestation in a ...Read more


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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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Will mastubating lead to increase in body hair growth ?

Will mastubating lead to increase in body hair growth ?

Doesn't grow hair: If one starts masturbating in his or her early teen years, he or she will have more body hair by the late teen years. It's just a coincidence, because everyone gets more body hair over those years. Masturbating doesn't cause hair changes (won't cause more hair to grow anywhere, and won't cause hair loss anywhere either). ...Read more

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What should I do to stop my body hair growth?

What should I do to stop my body hair growth?

Your options: If you have hair someplace that you are sure you don't want it, electrolysis is your best option. Especially if you're a man, you may want to wait until you're married and find out what she prefers. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What speeds up body hair growth and what slows it down?

What speeds up body hair growth and what slows it down?

Hormones: Testosterone increases hair growth to body and estrogen tends to antagonize the effects of testosterone effectively reducing hair growth. ...Read more

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Is there anything I can take to increase your body hair growth?

Not really.: Body hair growth is largely determined by genetics. Applying rogaine (minoxidil) miight help a little. Taking testosterone would might work but you would have severe side effect, acne, oily skin, deep voice, loss of breast mass, enlarged clitoris, etc. Assuming your are a female as indicated in your profile these would be intolerable. Most women don't want body hair! if you are male, ask again. ...Read more

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What are the elements inside the body or outside the body which lead to body hair growth ?

What are the elements inside the body or outside the body which lead to body hair growth ?

Hair Follicles: Hair follicles are genetically determined. They are also affected by hormones that increase or decrease hair growth. Other factors may also have an effect on the hair follicles in various body locations such as hair growth that appears after puberty. ...Read more

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Does increased sexual increase body hair growth?

Does increased sexual increase body hair growth?

It doesn't : Increased sexual activity will have no affect on any hair growth. Neither does shaving. When young men/women first start to have sex or shave, they many not have much hair. As they get older, they get more hair. This would happen with or without sexual activity. ...Read more

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Abnormal body hair growth on my chest / shoulders. What is it?

Abnormal body hair growth on my chest / shoulders. What is it?

Abnormal Hair Growth: In general, abnormal hair growth is caused by hormonal imbalances that produce too much testosterone. Such imbalances can be caused by a variety of issues, including adrenal gland disorders, drugs or even genetic conditions. ...Read more

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Does testosterone influence body hair growth?

Kinda, sorta: Body hair doesn't necessarily reflect testosterone levels which vary quite a bit during the day. However, higher testosterone is wasted as dihydrotestosterone which can cause loss of scalp hair. Genetics, as in family & ethnicity, probably have more to do w/body, facial & scalp hair. Of course, excess t in women can cause unwanted facial hair. ...Read more

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Testosterone level high increase body hair growth?

Testosterone level high increase body hair growth?

Maybe but it depends: Testosterone is converted into dihydrotestosterone (dht), which is androgenic - makes you more masculine. Dht is what stimulates male pattern body hair as well as male pattern baldness. Body & scalp hair also depend upon genetics, such as your family & ethnicity. In other words, if everyone in your family has lots of body hair, you will most likely have lots, too. But so can excess testosterone. ...Read more

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Can Biotin make unwanted excess body hair growth worse?

Yes...: Yes biotin is very effective for hair and nail growth. It will promote hair growth everywhere. ...Read more

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I m a 21 year old male, is there anyway to reduce body hair growth or anyway how to get rid f them?

I m a 21 year old male, is there anyway to reduce body hair growth or anyway how to get rid f them?

Have you considered: Laser hair removal? It's quite successful for long-term reduction of hair growth, particularly for brown or black-colored hair. ...Read more

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I have 4 years old girl and my age is 30 and have increased body hair growth in last 2 years. Now starting to have thick facial hair so is it normal?

No: Many women have facial hair, but if this is new for you it could be a sign of hormone imbalance. I would discuss it with your healthcare provider. ...Read more

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