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I Have Hair Growing On My Face
I am 17 and I have arm pit hair, pubic hair, and hair around my upper lip. A little hair is under my chin. But my penis hasn't grown what's wrong?
Size varies with age: Penis size varies from man to man- since you have already entered puberty, i would not panic and advise watchful waiting. Unfortunately, our society places a lot of emphasis on size; however growth can vary or be be delayed. Obviousloy if you concerns are worsening in the next few months, you can have your physician check the testicles and penis for any abnormalities. I would give it 1-2 years. ...Read more
I had shampoo on my hair and I have the hair removal I thought the hair removal was conditioner I rubbed it all near my penis. Now I have red dots ..
Hair remover: Scrotal skin is tender and the hair remover has irritated it. This should resolve on its own. ...Read more
Im a female and im growing a beard . What causes that? Also, the hair on my arm is darkening and I have random hairs growing on my breasts.
Androgens: Hair growth of this kind in both sexes is from the hormone dh-t (dihydro-testosterone, ) which usually means your testosterone levels are high too. This can be for alot of reasons, in women pcos is a common one. It's not the only one though, you should definitely see an doctor in person for this. ...Read more
I'm female and I seem to be growing a beard. I have thick dark hairs growing on my chin and down my neck. What can I do?
Hirsutism: You should see your GP to be evaluated for endocrine problems. Ovarian or adrenal dysfunction can cause hair growth you describe, or it could be normal. If no problem is found you can consider having the hair removed by cosmetic means. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
Hi I have bumps on my arms and back i think it's my hair clogged. My dad has it on his back. Maybe genetic. Is it acne or blackheads? Help? Treatment?
Keratosis Pilaris: You likely have Keratosis Pilaris, which is keratin build up which covers the fine vellus hair follicles that most people have on their arms, and blocks the hairs from erupting properly. The skin then gets rough or irritated. The simplest way to control it is to use a loofa-type body buff whenever you shower. Don't rub it too hard, but with regular buffing it may improve. ...Read more
I am a female, but I have excess hair growing on my chin, on my neck and around my nipples. Anything to stop that? Please help its Embarassing
Hirsutism: Do you also have acne break outs and may be over weight? If you are not genetically prone to hirsutism, you may have Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) and should have your doctor perform blood hormone levels and abdominal ultrasound to confirm diagnosis. If confirmed, you will start on antiandrogen treatment, if not, you can seek permanent LASER Hair Reduction. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bleached my hair, and now it's a bald spot on my hairline and a red bump what can I possibly do? Am I gonna lose more hair? I bleached my hair last wk
Bleeching hair: Put hydrocortisone. Cream on bald spot 2-3 times a day for 2 weeks ...Read more
I started having hair bumps on my arms and legs two years ago. I exfoliate regulary but it just smothes out leaving dark spots. Ps: I epilate my hair.?
burn hyper pigment: When one uses an exfoliating agent, a chemical is in effect burning away the hair follicles. Skin can become hyper pigmented after this treatment and more so if there is exposure to the sun for 6 months. As a result the patient trades loss of hair for pigmented areas. It would be best to use a sunscreen of spy 15 or greater for six months while doing the exfoliation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have blonde hair all over my body, but recently i noticed a few dark hairs growing only on my ankles. Should i be worried?
I sometimes find these really thick hairs on my face where around my chin from my facial hair. Why do grow these "mega hair's" form my facial hair?
Hirsutism: Hi, these are the unwanted, male pattern hair, they can grow on chin, above lip, chest, nipples, abdomen, inner thighs, mots of the time no reason can be found for it and therefore it's called idiopathic Hirsutism, some treatable causes include: Polycystic Ovarian syndrome, Cushing's syndrome, Adrenal hyperplasia, some Adrenal and Ovarian tumors, you can see ur PMD for evaluation, if no cause ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I feel like I am loosing my hair and my hair follicles are shrinking. My hair line is going back. Red bumps on head that itch/dandruff. What is this?
My hair is growing under my skin leaving sores. Not ingrown it grows like hair on my head. How can I stop it? I have seen 3 dermatologist.I have rsd.
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?
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