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What promotes beard/facial hair growth?

What promotes beard/facial hair growth?

Androgens : In adolescent boys and men, testosterone is the driving force behind facial hair growth. In women and adolescent girls this may also be true in cases of pcos or cah, for example, but elevations in other androgens will contribute as well. ...Read more

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Will brushing hair stimulate hair growth? Specifically eyebrows

Will brushing hair stimulate hair growth? Specifically eyebrows

Hair brushing/growth: Not that I am aware. Talk with your doc, if thin brows, may be genetic or due to condition such as a thyroid problem. ...Read more

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Does hair grow over alopecia barbae?

Does hair grow over alopecia barbae?

Many a times: Alopecia Barbae = Bald spots in bearded areas. See Dermatologist. (Many a times the hair grows back - not all of them. The treatments that help sometimes are 1.Minoxidil 2. Cortizone creams (more help with injections) and 3. ? Anthralin cream or ointment.) ...Read more

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How to promote hair growth naturally? My hair is thining.

How to promote hair growth naturally? My hair is thining.

No such thing: "natural" means nothing. Poison ivy is natural. So is lead and cyanide. You want to know what is effective and safe and affordable. First you need a diagnosis. See a dermatologist. Meanwhile there is no harm in a try of (generic rogaine) minoxidil. It costs $4 a month. Only after religious use twice a day for 3 months can you see a result. If you like the result, continue forever to continue the. ...Read more

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Hair growth problem?

Hair growth problem?

See Derm: A dermatologist can provide you with some remedies for increasing your hair growth, or decreasing it. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Are hair vitamins useful for hair growth during chemo?

Are hair vitamins useful for hair growth during chemo?

Will not help: Loss of hair during chemotherapy is temporary , most of the time hair will grow back with in 3 months after completion of treatments , vitamins , hair tonics will not stop this process. ...Read more

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Does biotin increase hair growth?

Does biotin increase hair growth?

Yes: Biotin is good – a water-soluble b vitamin. Increases hair and nail growth. Also helps with acne, slow healing skin and stronger hair. ...Read more

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Is follihair good to combat hair loss n promote hair growth?

Is follihair good to combat hair loss n promote hair growth?

Not best choice: Some better choices... Rogaine, propecia, (finasteride) biotin and fish oil have all been shown to promote healthy hair growth and in some cases regrowth. ...Read more

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Will rogaine (minoxidil) make my hair grow thicker?

Will rogaine (minoxidil) make my hair grow thicker?

Minoxidil Works!: The active hair growth ingredient in FDA-app'd Rogaine=minoxidil. When used properly & consistently, Minoxidil helps weak follicles grow thicker, longer & more pigmented hair. In hereditary hair loss, Minoxidil stimulates & keeps hair follicles in the growing (Anagen) phase. If you're not experiencing hair thinning, results are less dramatic. It takes months to measure results. Seek an ABHRS MD. ...Read more

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Is beard hair good for hair transplant?

Is beard hair good for hair transplant?

Beard hair: If you mean transplanting beard hair to the top of your head then generally the answer is NO. Beard hair almost always has a different texture than hair on your head and using your beard hair as donor hair will leave permanent scars on your face from where the hair is removed. ...Read more

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Does rogaine (minoxidil) stop hair loss or does it grow new hairs?

Both: Rogaine (minoxidil) increases the effectively blood flow to the hair follicle. The increased blood flow can stabilize further hair loss and also allows some dormant follicles to resume growth. Rogaine (minoxidil) works best to regrow hair on the vertex of the scalp. ...Read more

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Facial hair growth?

Facial hair growth?

Hormones: Certain birth control pills with high hormone contents can cause unwanted facial hair growth. As can various hormone disorders. Sometimes it happens for no known reason, when everything is "normal." let your family doctor or gynecologist rule out the treatable causes. ...Read more

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Oil facials will increase facial hair growth for girls?

Oil facials will increase facial hair growth for girls?

No: Facial hair is determined by genetics and hormones. Oil on the skin will not cause it. ...Read more

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How does rogaine (minoxidil) work on hair growth?

How does rogaine (minoxidil) work on hair growth?

Unknown: The most current thinking is that rogaine (minoxidil) directly stimulates the hair follicle to produce hair. It seems to turn on the on-off signal. ...Read more

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Can transplanted hair grow?

Can transplanted hair grow?

Yes: If it is transplanted, the root is transplanted. That is where the hair grows from. If enough roots are transplanted, then a good amount of hair will grow. ...Read more

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Hair growth problem?

See Derm: A dermatologist can provide you with some remedies for increasing your hair growth, or decreasing it. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What simulates hair growth?

What simulates hair growth?

SIMULATING HAIR GROW: I THINK YOU MEAN WHAT STIMULATES HAIR GROWTH. GOOD DIET, EXERCISE, AND VITAMINS AND SUPPLEMENTS THAT YOUR PCP MIGHT RECOMMEND. ...Read more

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Ways to enhance hair growth?

Minoxidil/propecia: These are currently two of the most popular options available bt there are many other suggested treatments including surgical options. ...Read more

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How can I increase hair growth?

How can I increase hair growth?

Diet: Cut back on fatty foods and eat plenty of fruits, vegetables and fish. I know diet seems unrelated to your hair, but it makes a huge difference. It also improves your body at the same time. You may want to take some vitamin tablets, but i suggest you ask someone behind the counter for advice on which ones are best for your hair growth. Most recommended seems to be b-complex. ...Read more

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Which factors affects hair growth?

Which factors affects hair growth?

Multiple Factors: General health. Thyroid function. Stress. Also depends where the hair is located. ...Read more

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How to stimulate Hair growth in face?

How to stimulate Hair growth in face?

Different ancestors: Be grateful you are not burdened by an itchy bush on your face. Enjoy who you are. The amount and type of facial hair is largely determined by genetics. Nothing you can do about it. But why would you want to??? ...Read more

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What causes excess female hair growth?

What causes excess female hair growth?

Excessive hair: Women normally produce low levels of male hormones (androgens). If your body makes too much of this hormone, you may have unwanted hair growth.In most cases, the exact cause is never identified. It tends to run in families. In general, hirsutism is a harmless condition. But many women find it bothersome, or even embarrassing. ...Read more

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What is a good product for hair growth?

What is a good product for hair growth?

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

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Does shaving head increases hair growth?

Does shaving head increases hair growth?

No: It appears to grow faster as there's nothing to compare it to. The idea that hair and nails grow on the dead is another myth. ...Read more

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What can I take to extend my hair growth?

What can I take to extend my hair growth?

Hair growth: There is nothing that will actually promote the growth of hair or the speed at which it grows. In men who are losing their hair, we can use medicines to help keep their hair, but that does not usually result in any rate change in the hair. Unfortunately we have nothing similar for females and nothing that will make it grow faster or longer. Very gentle haircare is advised. ...Read more

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What should I do to improve my hair growth?

What should I do to improve my hair growth?

Hair growth: Hair growth is controlled internally and is dependent on many factors--overall health, stress, recent fever, illness, surgery or delivery of a baby, iron and thyroid levels and genetics, among others. Eat healthy, be healthy, avoid/control any chronic diseases. Manage stress in positive ways. Check iron and thyroid levels. ...Read more

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Can shaving your head hair cause hair growth?

Can shaving your head hair cause hair growth?

Shaving hair: NO, shaving does not "cause" hair growth. The old wives tale that shaving hastens hair growth in adolescence APPEARS to be true because adolescents are at the age when hair growth begins! Also, when you shave hair it becomes prickly, and more noticeable to the touch. The hair follicle beneath the skin does not know whether the hair above it has been cut long, short or completely shaved. ...Read more

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Is there any way i can encourage hair growth?

Is there any way i can encourage hair growth?

Hair Growth ; Loss: If you have hair loss like a receding hairline or thinning in the crown area, these are typically the signs and symptoms of hereditary male pattern hair loss which will continue if untreated. The good news is that effective medical treatments can slow, stop and even reverse the problem. Early treatment is always best. Sincerely, alan j. Bauman, M.D. Board certified hair restoration physician. ...Read more

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Need a new look so how to get faster hair growth?

There is no good sol: There is no great solution to your question. Hair growth is controlled by the body's natural hormones. We do not have a good solution...That is why you see so many of us(males) balded and living with hair deficit! ...Read more

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Is there any natural method for fast hair growth?

Is there any natural method for fast hair growth?

Hair Growth: The following web site has a list of natural ways to grow hair but Rogaine (minoxidil) For Men is more effective. http://www.naturalnews.com/028251_hair_loss_balding.html ...Read more

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What should I have to do to get more hair growth?

What should I have  to do to get more hair growth?

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

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What conditions can negatively impact hair growth?

What conditions can negatively impact hair growth?

Lots!: Different autoimmune diseases, thyroid problems, vitamin deficiencies, stress, certain medications, etc. ...Read more

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My hair growth is very slow, I don't know what to do!

My hair growth is very slow, I don't know what to do!

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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