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Kuz Hair Products
Healthtap doctors: Are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more
If I buy a hair product from the U.S but it's ingredients are distributed from another country should the product be safe to use? Thanks
Probably: You can always check with the CPSC to see if any recalls have been issued or call Consumer Reports Magazine. That is a trailing indicator of course but they keep up on these things! ...Read more
Seek Qualified Help: Before you go 'shopping' for hair growth products, treatments &services, the first most important thing to do is find a doctor qualified to diagnose, measure, treat &track your hair loss/hair growth over time. Unfortunately, few doctors have the time, knowledge &motivation to do this. Effective treatments are often stopped too soon, before results are realized! You need a pro on your side! ...Read more
Not really: Many products make great claims but there isn't any product that is truly successful. ...Read more
Ingrown hairs: If you have ingrown hairs try not to wax, shave or pluck hairs until healed. This can often heal without treatment. Your physician can prescribe medication to clear dead skin cells (retinoids). Steroids may be used for significant inflammation & antibiotics may be considered if the area has become infected. ...Read more
Plan: Hair stylist can help you with this question because he/she seeing your hair quality. ...Read more
I am currently taking tomoxifen and as a result, I lost a lot of my hair. What can I do to save my hair?
Be gentle: Avoid over-washing your hair. Don't apply shampoo directly to the roots. Distribute conditioner evenly through your hair. Avoid using hot tools (hair dryer, flat iron) every day. Use a deep conditioning treatment once a week. Do not comb or twist wet hair. Massage in warm olive oil or coconut oil and leave for 30-40 minutes before washing. Always use lukewarm (not hot) to wash your hair. ...Read more
Is scalpmed a good product? I am 24 I have some hair missing at the top of my head it run in my family on my dads side
ALOPECIA W/U: Alopecia or hair loss may be multifaceted. You need full lab work up especially Thyroid studies b12 and folate. If they are normal start high dose Biotin zinc B12 and folic acid. If there is no improve my consult dermatology for biopsy to rule out auto-immune ALOPECIA AERATA ...Read more
Sir i, m avneesh I have face a problum since 2 month my hair is broken and falls I have taken biotin which is compolsary for hair but no result?
I permanently straightened my hair with a relaxer and now it's dry. Should I wet it and apply product to hold in moisture? Or do something else?
Hair issue: ChastityM643 ~ the best person to ask is a hairdresser who specialises in this. However, there are special products you can buy OTC to put on hair after straightening, so the answer is yes, but consult a specialist hairdresser to ask which one thanks ...Read more
My hair is getting oily even after a day or two of washing it? Continuation I wash it really good and I don't use hairspray or any hair products in it
Normal hair: Many people find that they have to wash their hair every day. You might actually be over-stimulating your scalp if you are washing harshly and frequently, increasing oil production. Use a shampoo for your hair type, and try not to touch your hair too much with your hands during the day. If your hair is straight, brushing it gently a few times a day can help. ...Read more