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Horsetail Hair Growth
Hair growth: Hair growth is controlled internally and is dependent on many factors--overall health, stress, recent fever, illness, surgery or delivery of a baby, iron and thyroid levels and genetics, among others. Eat healthy, be healthy, avoid/control any chronic diseases. Manage stress in positive ways. Check iron and thyroid levels. ...Read more
Hair: For healthy hair growth: Get adequate sleep,avoid excess sugar & fat in diet, v carbonated beverages, eat enough protein, exercise regularly. Biotin helps (but don't over do it). Insure you have adequate Iron (think kale & other dark green leafies), Omega 3 fatty acids (think walnuts) and vitamin E (fruits & vegetables). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See GYN endocrinolog: You may benefit from hormone study. Normal menstrual periods? You may be tried on spironolactone, which counters male hormones. There are several types of conditions relating to facial hair. Every woman has some, so it is a matter of degree. Shaving or other removal of facial hair does NOT stimulate hair to grow more. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Several causes: In women its important to rule out polycystic ovary ...Read more
Excessive hair: Women normally produce low levels of male hormones (androgens). If your body makes too much of this hormone, you may have unwanted hair growth.In most cases, the exact cause is never identified. It tends to run in families. In general, hirsutism is a harmless condition. But many women find it bothersome, or even embarrassing. ...Read more
No: There is no flower or herb that helps with hair growth, regardless of where the desired hair growth is, facial, scalp, axillae, legs, or pubic. If there were such an herb or flower, that had the power to alter the growth of one's hair, we doctors would be quite worried about that, because such an herb or flower would contain the power to disrupt natural hormonal functions in our bodies. ...Read more
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