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Is there any home remedies that can be used to regrow hair?

Is there any home remedies that can be used to regrow hair?

No, but...: If you have hereditary male or female pattern hair loss, there is an over-the-counter topical medication called rogaine (aka minoxidil) that you can buy without a prescription. This is the only topical preparation that has been shown to help grow hair in controlled clinical studies. Everything else is snake oil. Otherwise save your money. ...Read more

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Is there any true home remiedies, if not is there any products that can help with acne?

Is there any true home remiedies, if not is there any products that can help with acne?

Plenty: If you can find it, there are several checklists on HT for acne. Try vitamins A, E,D, and mineral zinc supplements. Non abrasive skin cleanser (but avoid superfatted ones like Dove), and follow with a little benzoyl peroxide if not allergic. Get some sun. In the tropics, girls apply cut garlic to acne lesions! ...Read more

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Is there any easy homemade oils that I can make for hair removal?

Is there any easy homemade oils that I can make for hair removal?

Best to discuss w/Dr: Home remedies are not always the best solution for hair removal, if you have sensitive skin, you may break out, have localized inflammatory response & depends where the hair is that you want removed.That will determine the best treatment.Face?Underarms?Legs? Bikini line? Need more info.There are creams, waxing, threading, electrolysis, laser options. Depends on thickness, budget, outcome desired. ...Read more

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What can I use for hair growth? Is there any pills ot shampoos that can be used? My hair seems to grow quite slow. Please help

What can I use for hair growth? Is there any pills ot shampoos that can be used? My hair seems to grow quite slow. Please help

Rogaine, (minoxidil) propecia: A history should be done to determine the type of hair loss, i.e. All over or just on top of the scalp. Chemicals and straighten products can damage and break hair keeping it from growing. Family hx of hair loss in men or women. Medications. If is is a male pattern type of loss, rogaine (minoxidil) could slow the hair loss. Propecia is used mostly in men but has had some success in women. Spironolacton. ...Read more

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As a woman, is there any way to safely and permanently remove facial hair?

As a woman, is there any way to safely and permanently remove facial hair?

Maybe: Depends on duration and the status of the hair follicles. Once transformed to a terminal hair (like eyebrow hair), it is very difficult to resolve without destructive techniques like electrolysis or laser. These techniques will permanently remove the hair. If hormone problem not fixed will return. ...Read more

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Is there any homeopathy that can be used to treat oligospermia?

Is there any homeopathy that can be used to treat oligospermia?

Oligospermia: I am not aware of publications specifically studying homeopathic treatment of oligospermia. However, it's been successfully used for male infertility -- the quality and movement of sperm which are present, has improved. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12322866 there are some herbal (not homeopathic) medicines which might help: maca, tongkat ali, tribulus, ashwagandha, & mucuna pruriens. ...Read more

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Is there a way to help rebuild the gum line alternatively to gum grafts. I heard that oil pulling can do this.. is it true? are there other methods?

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Is there a way to help rebuild the gum line alternatively to gum grafts. I heard that oil pulling can do this.. is it true? are there other methods?

See a periodontist: The oil pulling does not reverse the effects of gum disease and it's important that patients are made fully aware of that. See a periodontist for evaluation and gum grafting treatment. ...Read more

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My skin is sensitive for waxing. Can laser treatment will be helpful for removing hair? Will there be any sideeffect of that?

My skin is sensitive for waxing.   Can laser treatment will be helpful for removing hair? Will there be any sideeffect of that?

Laser hair removal: Laser hair removal is very effective and safe. You have to be well trained to ensure it can.Be done safely. High settings in dark skinned people or people with tan can cause burns. It is a better option than waxing for a life time. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if there is any home remedy for fungus in toenails?

Can you tell me if there is any home remedy for fungus in toenails?

There are many: But their efficacy is questionable, there are many products available at the local drug store and there are two new topical prescriptions due out this year. ...Read more

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What are home remedies can be used for facial hair growth?

What are home remedies can be used for facial hair growth?

None: Laser hair removal best, most effective and permanent. Nothing at home will improve, and may worsen. ...Read more

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Can there be any natural supplement (pill) for acne that works?

Can there be any natural supplement (pill) for acne that works?

Only as adjunct: The oral medications for acne that are actually effective are some of the antibiotics (famously tetracycline) and a vitamin a derivative (isotretinoin). You are welcome to explore different herbal remedies, but don't let this get in the way of treating this serious, chronic, potentially devastating illness. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can there be a product that can stop hair loss from chemo?

Can there be a product that can stop hair loss from chemo?

No: Sorry, but there are no drugs that can stop the hair loss from chemo. However, the good news is that your hair will grow back after you're done with chemo. When it starts growing back, you can use rogaine (minoxidil) if you like. ...Read more

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Is there any cure available for dandruff? Can it be treated completely?

Is there any cure available for dandruff? Can it be treated completely?

No cure: There is no cure, just on going management. Be sure and wash your hair daily with a good dandruff shampoo such as head and shoulders or t-gel. If those products don't help, there is a prescription shampoo called Nizoral (ketoconazole) that may work better. You will need to see your doctor and discuss other options. ...Read more

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What are the reasons for hair fall? Is there any home remedy to prevent Hari fall

What are the reasons for hair fall? Is there any home remedy to prevent Hari fall

Hypothyroidism?: Skin dry? Finger nails chip, crack? Bottom of feet crack in winter? Synthroid (thyroxine) might not help. www.blatmanhealthandwellness.com ...Read more

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Is there any home remedies to help with polycystic ovaries. Or is they only route all the fertility drugs?

Is there any home remedies to help with polycystic ovaries. Or is they only route all the fertility drugs?

Not really : A modest amount of weight loss, 10 - 15lbs can have a significant improvement on ovulation, especially if you're bmi is above 25. Exercise also helps. But beyond that, there are no over-the-counter or home remedies that i recommend. You should probably seen your doctor. ...Read more

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Can lost hair be regained.? Also is there any medicine which can reactivate dead hair folliciles?

Can lost hair be regained.? Also is there any medicine which can reactivate dead hair folliciles?

Depends: It depends on what is causing the hair loss. Telogen effluvium is hair loss due to illness, severe trauma, pregnancy/ other and it will grow back. Alopecia areata will grow back most of time. Male pattern baldness so far after if falls out there is no known way to make the hair follicles regrow. I know of no medication that will reactivate dead hair follicles. Propecia (finasteride) used to slow thinning. ...Read more