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Olive Oil For Hair Loss
Hair loss, otherwise known as alopecia, can be caused by different reasons, including damage to the hair shaft or follicles or fungal infections. There are two main types of alopecia. Alopecia areata occurs when the body's immune system attacks hair follicles and causes hair to fall out. Androgenetic (or androgenic) alopecia, on the other hand, is an inherited form of hair loss. With alopecia areata, hair can fall out in patches all over the body. With androgenetic alopecia, hair on the head first thins and then falls out. In men, this is called male pattern hair loss; in women, it is called ...Read more
What oils should I apply to the scalp to prevent hairloss, dandruff and hair thinning. Heared olive oil with lemon juice is the best remedy. Thanks?
Olive Oil: Olive oil can be used to condition hair but I don't know that it will improve hair growth. ...Read more
Does facial hair grow by the usage of olive oil on face? I heard olive oil is good rejuvenating agent. I am a girl. And what about sesame oil?
No: No oil will promote the face to grow hair. ...Read more
My mother says it's not good to put food in your hair and it's better to use products. Is Olive Oil okay? My hair is dry. I need something on it.
Olive Oil is better: taken internally than put on your hair. If your doc is ok w/this, you can take 3 tablespoons daily. This can help your skin as well as hair. Better yet, get a Micronutrient lab test from Spectracell lab in Tx so that your oleic acid (oil) can be measured along w/many other nutrients. Peace and good health. ...Read more
My daughter is 14 mnth now. She has thin hair. What can I do to make her her thicker?
Should I apply any castor or olive oil? Is it helpful?
Probably not. : I think there are health benifits to cooking with olive oil instead of other fats or oils. Some people have talked about using olive oil as a hair conditioner, but i doubt that its any better than conditioners you buy in the store. Either way, there should be no change on how fast your hair grows. ...Read more
I can't imagine...: ...That a significant amount is absorbed, but even if it is, so what? It's not like olive oil is toxic. So don't worry about it. ...Read more
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