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Doctor insights on: Is There Any Way Other Than Hoemonal Drugs That Can Speed Up Hair Growth

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Is there any way other than hoemonal drugs that can speed up hair growth?

Is there any way other than hoemonal drugs that can speed up hair growth?

Minoxidil: I agree - Minoxidil 2% in women, 5% in men 2x/day will help thicken the hair. Your length is almost predetermined by your genetics and how long your anagen (growth) phase is. I will sometimes recommend b vitamins 2x/day or l-lysine which may help, no huge studies supporting their evidence but some anectodal reports. Also, might have your dr check thyroid status and ferritin (iron stores). ...Read more

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Dose biotin really help hair grow faster? What could be used to speed up hair growth?

Dose biotin really help hair grow faster? What could be used to speed up hair growth?

Try rogaine (minoxidil) instead: Biotin does not make hair grow faster. It is a vitamin that is good for skin, hair, and nails but it doesn't speed up hair growth. For that, you should try rogaine (minoxidil) 5% which is scientifically proven to stop hair loss and promote hair growth. ...Read more

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Is there a way to speed up facial hair growth?

Is there a way to speed up facial hair growth?

Nothing: Unless you suffer from hypogonadism with a very low testosterone then there is nothing to promote facial hair growth. Now if you do have hypogonadism see an endocrinologist, they can start you on testosterone replacement and in a few months you will see facial hair growth. ...Read more

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Can one's diet affect the speed of head hair growth?

Can one's diet affect the speed of  head hair growth?

Well balanced diet: A well-balanced diet can help promote human hair growth. Vitamin b3 is said to be the backbone of the hair growth process as well as protein since the hair contains high amounts of keratin. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could speed up my hair growth?

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

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When do my hair grow at their fastest rate? What to do to speed hair growth?

When do my hair grow at their fastest rate? What to do to speed hair growth?

If nutritionally...: If a person is nutritionally in good shape, without any major disease nor illness, then her hair will grow at the same rate with or without vitamin supplements, special foods, or any particular activities. The usual multivitamin supplements that many people buy over-the-counter do not change the growth rate of hair. ...Read more

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How can I speed up facial hair growth?

How can I speed up facial hair growth?

Nothing: Unless you suffer from hypogonadism with a very low testosterone then there is nothing to promote facial hair growth. Now if you do have hypogonadism see an endocrinologist, they can start you on testosterone replacement and in a few months you will see facial hair growth. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to speed up facial hair growth?

Can you tell me how to speed up facial hair growth?

Nothing: Unless you suffer from hypogonadism with a very low testosterone then there is nothing to promote facial hair growth. Now if you do have hypogonadism see an endocrinologist, they can start you on testosterone replacement and in a few months you will see facial hair growth. ...Read more