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How To Make Hair Grow
I am just 16.My hair looks so thin&weak.As I am veg.I don't know how to make my hair grow faster. Any fastest way to make my hair longer and thicker?
See a dermatologist: Decrease stress. Eat a healthy balance diet which includes protein. Have thyroid levels and iron stores checked. See a dermatologist for evaluation and work-up. Topical Minoxidil twice a day is the only proven remedy to thicken hair. However, this treatment it is not appropriate for everyone (given the warnings, precautions, and contraindications). See and discuss options with a dermatologist. ...Read more
You cant: If you are losing hair it can be regrown however if the hairs have been gone forcyears you can explore of you are a candidate for a hairctransplant where donor haircis transplanted to the bald areas. ...Read more
No great answer: There is no great way to promote the speed of hair growth on the scalp. Bimatoprost (latisse) is commonly used for eyelashes and is being evaluated for use on the scalp. This prostaglandin increases the number of hairs that are in the active growth phase, but doesn't make hair grow faster. ...Read more
Get into good health: If one is in good health without hormonal imbalances (like thyroid problems), hair will grow as fast as nature allows. Later, it may be one's destiny to have slower growing hairs as one ages (but that would be considered normal). Cutting hair makes no difference in how the remaining hair grows because the hair that is outside the skin is not alive and doesn't communicate with the rest of the body. ...Read more
Alternatively : Mixture of powedered tumeric (just a pinch), 2 uncooked egg yolks, and a 100% corn based oil. Message deep into scalp and go to sleep with it. Wash off first thin in the morning. Use 6 out of 7 days. Apply freshly peeled persian cucumber peels to scalp after, or at lease some time before next treatment. Do this at your own risk, but have seen it work a few times. ...Read more
Need more info: Is your hair falling out? Is there a family history of mother or father with early loss of hair or other hair problems? Do you have an endocrinologic problem? These are but a few of problems that need to be answered first. Consult with a dermatologist. ...Read more
Healthy 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 more
How can I make my hair grow out and become thick? It's been two years now since the last time i cut it, and it hasn't grown out since. Any tip?
Hair growth: First, see your physician to get some simple blood tests to look for a treatable problem, such as thyroid dysfunction. In the meantime you can try over-the-counter biotin for growth of nails and hair. ...Read more
Lack of tension: Get enough sleep,avoid excess sugar & fat, v carbonated drinks, eat enough protein, exercise regularly. Insure you have adequate Iron (like kale & other dark green leafies), Omega 3 fatty acids (like walnuts),vit.E (fruits & veggies), D & B vitamins, biotin & zinc. Avoid sulfates & formaldehyde in shampoos, over-washing, excessive blow dry heat & curling irons. When needed use quality conditioner. ...Read more
Nothing: Nothing you take is likely to change the rate of hair growth. ...Read more
How can i make my hair grow faster and longer? short thick hair maybe two inches down past the shoulder
My hair hasn't grown at all in 3 years. I tried biotin and it didn't work and made me break out. How do I make my hair grow? And fast
Dermatologist: Visit a dermatologist who will evaluate your hair situation and order any advisable tests such as thyroid function. If no medical problems are uncovered and no specific treatment is needed, see a skilled hairdresser who will advise you about your current hair situation and its proper care. ...Read more
I scratch my head a lot, now I have bald SPOTS on my head about the size of a nickel how can I make my hair grow back?
Healthy hair: Don't know of way to differentially grow hair faster. 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 more
Tincture of time.: If your beard is just coming in, it will likely get thicker and longer over time, but there's no way to predict such things, particularly sight-unseen. Beard characteristics do tend to run in families, however, so take a look at your father and your grandfathers -- if they can grow a long, thick beard, you will probably be able to as well. ...Read more
18 years old. I have short facial hair that takes about 1 week to grow. How can I make my facial hair grow faster? Shave it everyday? Thank you.
Hair growth: Everyone has their own rate of hair so you will not be able to change it to grow faster. ...Read more
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