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How to stop getting moles?

How to stop getting moles?

Cant stop: Usually exposure to ultraviolet rays increase the incidence of moles, but many appear in sites never exposed to the sun so that if one has the tendency to form moles or has had an ealrly melanoma excised, carefull monitoring is necessary. ...Read more

Dandruff (Definition)

Dandruff is when dead skin cells from the scalp shed. As skin cells die a small amount of flaking is normal. Some people experience an unusually large amount of flaking either chronically or as a ...Read more


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How can you stop getting blackheads?

How can you stop getting blackheads?

Wash your face w a: Gentle cleanser 2x/ day. Use oil free products on face. Avoid heavy foundations. Don't squeeze pimples (to include black heads). Avoid touching face (i.e., cradling chin in hands).Remove makeup before bed. Shower after stenous exercise. Can use otc products (containing salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > than mild acne see dermatologist & discuss possible use of a comedone extractor. ...Read more

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How can you stop getting acne from shaving?

How can you stop getting acne from shaving?

Is it acne?: There's a folliculitis syndrome that affects the beard, especially a teen's new beard, that is easily mistaken for acne. If you really have acne, just get decent medical treatment (benzoyl peroxide and if needed a physician's rx) and you can shave fine. ...Read more

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How do you stop your scalp from getting dry and flakey?

How do you stop your scalp from getting dry and flakey?

Rotate Shampoos: Start rotating over-the-counter shampoos daily that have the following ingredients: ketoconazole, selenium sulfide, zinc pyrithione and/or salicylic acid. If that does not help, the next step would be an evaluation by a dermatologist for a possible prescription topical. ...Read more

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How can I get my hair to stop shedding?

How can I get my hair to stop shedding?

see details: See a doctor to be sure there are no underlying causes. If the hair loss is significant, consider rogaine (minoxidil). ...Read more

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How to stop hairfall?

How to stop hairfall?

Hair Loss: To stop hair fall one has to determine the cause. If you have a telogen effluvium which is where the hair is shedding, then treatment is with B12 shots every month. If you have male pattern hair loss which is genetic there is the oral Propecia and rogaine (minoxidil) for men. Other causes include medications, infections, hormonal abnormalities, thyroid disease and others. ...Read more

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How to stop hairfall?

How to stop hairfall?

Depends on cause...: One's primary care doctor can check for medical causes. If none are found, then one can see a dermatologist, especially one specializing in hair restoration (some treatments: minoxidil, finasteride, hair transplants...). Medical causes may include hormonal problems (low thyroid), seborrhea, alopecia areata, stressful illness. Other causes: genetic male/female pattern baldness, telogen effluvium... ...Read more

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How to stop dandruff in hair?

How to stop dandruff in hair?

Controlling dandruff: Dandruff (seborrhea) is common. Shampoos with zinc, salicylic acid, selenium or coal tar are sold in many stores. Nizoral shampoo (contains anti-fungal) is also available. Doctors may also recommend cortisone or Kenalog (triamcinolone) sprays. Prevent dryness (don't wash hair too often). A primary doctor or dermatologist can look for psoriasis, eczema, or fungal infections if unusual or worrisome. ...Read more

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How to stop whiteheads?

How to stop whiteheads?

Scientific Rx: If topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated has not cleared you in two weeks, or you have scarring or lesions on your trunk now, get with your personal physician who can add something to your topical Rx. Ignore everything you read on the internet about acne. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how long after stopping chemo do your eyebrows and eyelashes start to grow back?

Can you tell me how long after stopping chemo do your eyebrows and eyelashes start to grow back?

2months: Two months is a typical timing for the brows and lashes to start growing again. Sometimes a little longer. A few unfortunately never grow back. ...Read more

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How to i make this ringworm stop spreading?

How to i make this ringworm stop spreading?

Ringworm: If not responding to OTC antifungal medications - your doctor can prescribe a prescription - strength medication. (Butenafine (Mentax), Ciclopirox (Loprox), Econazole, Clotrimazole (Mycelex), Terbinafine (Lamisil) ...Read more

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What can I use to stop losing hair?

Depends on cause: For most common kind, androgenetic alopecia, can try over the counter product called rogaine, (minoxidil) or a prescription rx called propecia, each of which can be partly helpful, but are unlikely to result in full restoration of hair. There are cosmetic procedures (ex. Hair transplant) that you could talk with a dermatologist about. Wigs & hats are an option. Or you could just "go with it". C ur doc 4 eval. ...Read more

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How to stop hair fall and how to grow hairs fast?....Tell me home remedies

How to stop hair fall and how to grow hairs fast?....Tell me home remedies

None: I cannot recommend any home remedies for your hair problems. You need to see a doctor to see why your hair is falling out. There are several possibilities, a low iron count, problems with your thyroid, recent stress or weight loss. Only then can something be done about your hair loss. ...Read more

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What can I take to stop getting boils?

What can I take to stop getting boils?

Boils, where?: Boils are usually caused by infection of the hair follicle, and regular cleaning with antibacterial soap will be helpful. If you don't get better with that Mupirocin ointment can be used as well. If not then its wise to see a doctor. ...Read more

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My hairs are getting white how can I stop it plzz help me?

My hairs are getting white how can I stop it plzz help me?

White Hair: White hair can be caused by a variety of different issues, ranging from stress to diet. Most often, it is due to simple genetics and the aging process. Some individuals are more prone to premature gray or white hair than others. While you can't drastically alter your body's tendency to grow gray or white hair, you can dye your hair. ...Read more

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Why we get cough,cold&sour throat. How to avoid them and whats the best way to cure them because iam getting them after every 3,4 months?

Why we get cough,cold&sour throat. How to avoid them and whats the best way to cure them because iam getting them after every 3,4 months?

See your doctor!: That's too frequent. Make sure you're getting plenty of rest, as it's your immune system (that keeps you healthy and young) that's being challenged. Talk it over with your doctor to see what is causing it. Stress is tops, too much computer use not sleeping deeply, foods, allergies, even company you keep may be coughing a lot. Many reasons. Check it out with your Dr! ...Read more

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What can I do to stop hair fall?

Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. Many causes for hair loss. ...Read more