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I Am Told I Will Lose My Hair During Chemo Can I Shave It Now And Make A Wig
ITS POSSIBLE: Everyone is different, some shave now, others wait until they notice hair loss and others until they notice bald spots. The timing is a personal matter. About making a wig, its possible but very time consuming, better option is to purchase a wig of your style and color of choice made of natural human hair. ...Read more
Hair loss, otherwise known as alopecia, can be caused by different reasons, including damage to the hair shaft or follicles or fungal infections. There are two main types of alopecia. Alopecia areata occurs when the body's immune system attacks hair follicles and causes hair to fall out. Androgenetic (or androgenic) alopecia, on the other hand, is an inherited form of hair loss. With alopecia areata, hair can fall out in patches all over the body. With androgenetic alopecia, hair on the head first thins and then falls out. In men, this is called male pattern hair loss; in women, it is called ...Read more
I had chemically straightened my hair once and it got damaged and still i get damaged hair i wanna know will i ever get back my natural hair and how?
You should: Chemically straightening your hair shouldn't hurt the hair follicles unless you damaged the skin. It will take a very long time for your hair to recover, though. ...Read more
My hair started to fall more and I am afraid i will get a bald head. I would like for you to give me treatments? I am only 23.
Must see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you can get the correct answer. ...Read more
I cut my hair almost two years ago, and now I want to grow it longer. How can I be sure my hair grows at a normal rate? Thank you.
It will be normal: Hair always grows at a fixed rate, which doesn't change significantly your entire life. There is no way to make it faster or slower. How often you cut it, or how much, makes no difference at all. Anything else you have heard is an old wives' taie. ...Read more
Time: Sorry, your hair has a certain growth cycle, and there is no way to safely speed it up. At least this is a condition that will get better on it's own. ...Read more
I had a baby four month now I started losing slit of hair, I already had thin hair not bad but now it's getting bad. I heard about biotin pill 300mcg for hair. Can I take them as I am breastfeeding my daughter. what else can I take to help my hair I feel
Do u know any creams i can use on my bald spot to make it grow back i had a braid/sewin two years ago and it pull my hair please help?
Rogaine (minoxidil): You could try Rogain a topical solution that is sold without a perscfription ...Read more
I have alopecia areata and im 16 years old. I be had it since I was 13. I want to dye my hair to make me feel better... Is that a bad idea ?
I am 23 yrs old ..Recently i hv noticed that my hair are shedding a lot in winter .. What will i do? And also how to grow good beard?
I feel that my hair losses when I wash it. And I have to wash my hair everyday unless my head will be itchy. What should I do?
Hair loss is normal: It is normal to lose 100 hairs per day. Daily washing does not increase hair loss. If the areas is thinning you can start a trial of rogain to arrest the hair loss. If you are a women you amy need blood tests to look for underlying issues such as iron deficiency, low thyroid. Or hormonal abnormalities. ...Read more
I love my hair, i don't want to loose it I am in early stage of androgentic alopecia, what should I do to remain my hair forever?
I shaved my head today with clippers cus my hair was damaged. I was wondering how do I take care of my scalp and hair while it's growing back out?
Be healthy: Stay healthy, stay out of the sun, and if you do go out protect your scalp with a hat or use sun block and your hair should grow back without any issues assuming you have no cause for it not to. Best wishes. ...Read more
Just now i had a hair cut.I was having much hair.And suddenly all got cut.So i feel both sad and depressed.Please tell me the way to grow it faster!
I am 22 and top of my hair is starting to thin? Will i go bald? Is there anything i can take to prevent this? My dad is bald and i never met mygrandpa
I am currently taking tomoxifen and as a result, i lost a lot of my hair. What can I do to save my hair?
Be gentle: Avoid over-washing your hair. Don't apply shampoo directly to the roots. Distribute conditioner evenly through your hair. Avoid using hot tools (hair dryer, flat iron) every day. Use a deep conditioning treatment once a week. Do not comb or twist wet hair. Massage in warm olive oil or coconut oil and leave for 30-40 minutes before washing. Always use lukewarm (not hot) to wash your hair. ...Read more
Hi I have ple. I am goin to have ipl hair removal and was wondering whether this will aggravate it? I take 5mg of hydroxychloroquine before holidayin
I have hair om my belly.I don't like taking off my shirt.Did it once and got made fun of.Any idea om how to removethe hair and still make itlooknatural?
Lots of guys do: Lots of guys have hair on their belly. Sorry to hear that you were made fun of. If you shave or find another way to remove the hair try to accept yourself as you are first. Also, remember that folks who make fun have their own insecurities. We all do. Peace and goodhealth. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I want to regrow the full head of hair i had when i was younger. What medication actually works? And where can I get it?
Propecia (finasteride) can help. : Prophecies can help.Get a more detailed answer ›
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