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Doctor insights on: Keratin Hair Growth

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Do you know of any high quality, inexpensive, keratin-free hair growth products that work?

Do you know of any high quality, inexpensive, keratin-free hair growth products that work?

Growth products: If you are having issues with hair growth you should visit you hairdresser or your doctor or both. "High quality - inexpensive" is not likely to cover what you need. ...Read more

Keratin (Definition)

Keratin is a protein produced by the skin and is essentially the major component of the covering of our ...Read more


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Any keratin oil really helps to grow hair roots?

Any keratin oil really helps to grow hair roots?

No.: There is no credible evidence that any topical or oral treatment, except Minoxidil and finasteride, have any beneficial effect on hair growth. Save your money. ...Read more

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Can i treat my hair with keratin in the last month of pragnancy ?

Can i treat my hair with keratin in the last month of pragnancy ?

Do not believe: Everything you read on the internet. As far as i know, there are no issues with pregnancy and keretin. ...Read more

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If I use keratin for a long period of time, will my hair be permanently straight and not dry or frizzy ?

Keratin use: keratin is used to straighten the hair, its effect will last for certain duration and can't be permanent as hair keeps on growing so the effect can't be permanent. Hair grow at rate of about 1 cm per month ...Read more

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Does keratin hair treatment prevent water from reaching my actual hair when I wash it?? Does it form a layer around each hair and do so?

Does keratin hair treatment prevent water from reaching my actual hair when I wash it?? Does it form a layer around each hair and do so?

Not exactly: Contrary to what it sounds like, a "keratin hair treatment" actually uses an alkaline chemical to break the disulfide bonds of curly hair and effectively temporarily straighten it. The "keratin" part of the treatment is actually the last part, that which conditions and strengthens the hair as well as reversing damage by the straightening chemical. Your hair still get wet and washed by shampoo. ...Read more