Doctor insights on:
What are the reasons why I get infections in my vaginal area so easily? A doctor tld my husband he has too much keratin in his sperm. Is that true?
Depends: Never heard the keratin response. You first need to determine what type of infection--this can be done by your health care provider. If yeast, is he circumcised? If BV (very common) talk about prevention techniques. If sexually transmitted disease--frank discussion with your partner and treatment of all partners. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Biotin shampoo and conditioner vs Keratin shampoo and conditioner. Which would be more effective in growth, repair and/or nourishment?
I have a wen cyst on my scalp. Could this have been caused by the use of keratin shampoo and keratin conditioner?
Shampoo and cysts: Shampoos cannot cause cysts. Cysts can be caused by trauma or heredity but most of the time we don't know what causes them. Most of the time scalp cysts are pilar cysts, that form from the outer root sheath of the hair follicle, much deeper than any shampoo can reach. ...Read more
My hair is lifeless and falling. my doctor said the problem is the overproductive keratin. I use shampoo for this and biotin capsules. Dont work
Stress can affect ur: hair as can poor diet, and any thyroid issues will impact this too. So, it's multifactorial and you may want to ask your doctor to check your thyroid hormone, active thyroid (T3) and T4 levels, as you could be euthyroid (normal TSH) but having signs of hypothyroidism. Also stress and smoking can negatively impact this too.Having a diet rich in minerals support hair growth, as well as organ health. ...Read more
Why is my hair shedding so easily!!!!!!!!! I don't even brush! Don't over shampoo. Never chemical colored only keratin treatment done 8months ago.
Kidney function: Creatinine , not keratin, is a substance excreted by the kidney.High levels in blood may indicate decreased kidney function. Usually creatinine level is plugged in a formula , to calculate the kidney function. If the kidney function is less than 10-25%, usually dialysis is planned. If the creatinine rises from 0 .8 to 1.6, it means 50% decline in kidney function. ...Read more
Keratinized tissue: Most dentists talk about keratinized tissue as the tissue that helps protect your teeth. A thicker zone or width of keratinized tissue, makes the tissues more stable to avoid trauma or inflammation! thin zones, of this type of tissue, will result in recession and bone loss with trauma or inflammation! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer