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How to prevent hairs from being white?

How to prevent hairs from being white?

May slow,not prevent: If we live long enough our hair will turn grey. Some turn grey younger than others; genetics may be the main factor, but it's likely we can slow the process with a good quality multivitamin. The herb Fo-Ti (He Shou Wu) may help too. Follow a healthy diet rich in organic veggies/fruits with minimal sugar/fried foods. Get adequate rest, use stress reduction techniques. See http://tinyurl.com/j6vj2gu ...Read more

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How can I prevent falling of my corner hairs?

How can I prevent falling of my corner hairs?

See doc.: First step is to make sure there is no treatable condition causing hair loss, like thyroid disease. So see your doc. Get checked and then discuss options for treatment. ...Read more

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Ways to prevent the hairs from getting white..

Ways to prevent the hairs from getting white..

None: Stress and aging will whiten your hair. If you can delay aging, then you have found the holy grail.(check on line too for solutions) don't worry much and enjoy life and its daily blessings! ...Read more

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To prevent hairs from being white .What is usefull?

To prevent hairs from being white .What is usefull?

Aging: I am sorry but there is nothing to prevent aging or to stop the genes you were born with to mature your appearance. Many men are more attractive with white hair. So, prevention is not possible. If you want to die your hair that is an option, but i would talk to those in your life that find you attractive as you are. ...Read more

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What is the best thing to do to prevent hairs to fall? And what can we do for them to grow back?

What is the best thing to do to prevent hairs to fall? And what can we do for them to grow back?

Stay healthy: The best way to grow hair naturally is to stay healthy: regular exercises and eating a well-balanced diet to provide your body with the necessary nutrients to support growth and repair. Artificially grown hair such as that by use of rogaine (minoxidil) etc...Is not a lasting and healthy effect. Stimulate/massage your scalp regularly to keep a good blood supply. There isn't much else you can do. Good luck. ...Read more

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Any way to prevent grey hairs?

Any way to prevent grey hairs?

None known: Grey hair appears as a later phase of the aging cycle. It is due to changes in the hair follicle and there is no known way to metabolically reverse this. This is why hair dye is so popular and readily available (and why some middle aged men shave their heads). ...Read more

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How to prevent loss of head hair?

How to prevent loss of head hair?

Information: Loss o head hair is usualy a genetic thing. There are some diseases that cause it and certain drugs like with chemotherapy. The genetic variety is not preventable. Such things as Minoxidil and transplant surgery may be of benefit. Treating the underlying diseas and stopping the drugs might also help. But with chemotherapy that is not usually an option. ...Read more

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How can I prevent whiteness of my hair?

How can I prevent whiteness of my hair?

White hair: If your mother or father's hair turned white at an early age, you may be genetically programmed for premature graying. Your genes determine when production of melanin stops, and your dna may destine you to platinum hair at an early age. Other causes include stress and thyroid disease. See your doctor and get blood work. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how i can prevent dryness of hairs and skin?

Can you tell me how i can prevent dryness of hairs and skin?

Healthy hair: Get enough sleep,avoid excess sugar & fat, v carbonated drinks, eat enough protein, exercise regularly. Insure you have adequate Iron (like kale & other dark green leafies), Omega 3 fatty acids (like walnuts),vit.E (fruits & veggies), D & B vitamins, biotin & zinc. Avoid sulfates & formaldehyde in shampoos, over-washing, excessive blow dry heat & curling irons. When needed use quality conditioner. ...Read more

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How can I prevent the growth of thick, dark hair all over my body?

How can I prevent the growth of thick, dark hair all over my body?

Need to see a doctor: Excessive body hair can occasionally be due to a hormonal imbalance, so a visit to a primary care doctor or an endocrinologist is needed to evaluate the symptom. However, body hair more likely just runs in the family, and is not a medical problem. If it is familial, it will be very difficult to change the amount of hair. The trait is in the genes. ...Read more

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Hii. I am 18 years old . My hairs are lost by sides. Please suggest me. How i prevent it?

Hii. I am 18 years old . My hairs are lost by sides. Please suggest me. How i prevent it?

Stop!: There could be many causes. First try not to stress the hair on the sides of your scalp; such as tightly pulling back your hair or braiding. See your doctor for a complete answer. ...Read more

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Hi, dr my hair is getting thinner day by day and how can prevent my naval nerve from misplacing very often.

Hi, dr my hair is getting thinner day by day and how can prevent my naval nerve  from misplacing very often.

ALOPECIA: Alopecia or hair loss may be multifaceted . You need full Exam &lab work up especially Vit d/Thyroid studies /TESTOSTERONE/ b12 and folate. If they are normal start high dose Biotin zinc B12 and folic acid.. Rogaine (minoxidil) and Propecia may be helpful. If there is no improvement consult dermatology for biopsy to rule out auto-immune ALOPECIA AERATA.. ...Read more

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My son has small long black bugs in his hair which is very thick. I'm black and was trying to determine what it is and what I can do to prevent it spr?

My son has small long black bugs in his hair which is very thick. I'm black and was trying to determine what it is and what I can do to prevent it spr?

Need special shampoo: A medicinal shampoo, such as Nix (permethrin), is needed to kill lice and their offspring. There are several over-the-counter products to choose from. The key is to get rid of the eggs and kill the hatched lice before they reproduce. If any eggs survive (they are on hairs, near the scalp), the cycle just begins all over again. Without Nix, a person must pick off every egg and crush every louse. ...Read more

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I was wondering i'm 23 year young but i'm already starting to loose allot of hair. Are there any underlying causes or tricks to prevent this from getting worse?

I was wondering i'm 23 year young but i'm already starting to loose allot of hair. Are there any underlying causes or tricks to prevent this from getting worse?

Male pattern?: Alopecia. Certainly consult a dermatologist to determine the nature of the hair loss. Rogaine (minoxidil) is always an option; however, genetics play ahuge role and fungal infections must be ruled out. ...Read more

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How can I prevent ingrown hairs?

Don't shave: Stop shaving or plucking to avoid getting ingrown hairs. If you want to remove hair get laser treatments. ...Read more

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How can I prevent losing my hair?

How can I prevent losing my hair?

Hair loss: Hair loss is multifactorial including mineral and vitamin deficient, the way we care for our hair, medications, stress and of course genetic. Try to avoid stress, care for your hair, have a good balanced diet to include Minerals and Vitamins, if your hair loss is genetic type which often is, you can use medications like Rogaine (minoxidil) spray or doctor could suggest Propecia. ...Read more

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How can I prevent my hair from falling out?

Hair: If thinning out, try rogain hair shampoo or Propecia (finasteride) prescription medicine from your pcp, or if tried those with no benefits, hair transplants are last resort. ...Read more