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Doctor insights on: Pubes Split Ends

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What is the cause of split ends in the pubic hair?

What is the cause of split ends in the pubic hair?

Usually: That is due to trauma, but you are the first person that I know that has looked that closely. ...Read more

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How can I remove pubes at the top of vagina? You know where the split starts how do I shave there?

How can I remove pubes at the top of vagina? You know where the split starts how do I shave there?

Pubic hair: Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. Moisturize skin after shaving. ...Read more

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How to avoid and prevent split ends?

How to avoid and prevent split ends?

Trims: 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 do I make my hair grow longer with less split ends?

How do I make my hair grow longer with less split ends?

Lack of tension: 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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I have split ends. What should I do to eliminate them, I don't want to cut my hair?

I have split ends. What should I do to eliminate them, I don't want to cut my hair?

Products: Products are available that say for split ends that help by kind of gluing them together. You need to moisturize your hair and frequently cut the tips off to avoid them. I'm afraid cutting them off is the only real way to get rid of them. ...Read more

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Cutting my split ends by myself one by one. Is this bad or good for my hair health?

Cutting my split ends by myself one by one. Is this bad or good for my hair health?

It's ok -: 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 to make my hair smooth and soft? Because my hair is really dry and have split ends.

How to make my hair smooth and soft? Because my hair is really dry and have split ends.

Conditioner: You need conditioning treatment. You can incorporate oil into the treatment to add moisture and help with dry hair which breaks easily. Also avoid processing hair such as dyes for now. ...Read more

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My hairs are thin dull rough and it has split ends too. I have a lot of itching as well they are falling as we'll plz help me?

My hairs are thin dull rough and it has split ends too. I have a lot of itching as well they are falling as we'll plz help me?

ALOPECIA W/U: YES : 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. Also MASON-PEARSON brush spreads sebum and improves blood flow. & Rogaine (minoxidil) may help If there is no improvement you beed dermatology consult for biopsy to rule out auto-immune ALOPECIA AERATA. ...Read more

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I have a lot of split ends I had a split cutting but there are still few there as well as my hair hasn't been getting long from two years wt shud I do?

I have a lot of split ends I had a split cutting but there are still few there as well as my hair hasn't been getting long from two years wt shud I do?

Trims and products.: Our hair is not alive, it is actually dead. So there is little you can do to dramatically change it. However, if you color a lot, or use a lot of heat on your hair (ie flatiron, etc), this dries and damages the hair.
Recommend frequent hair trims tto keep the ends from splitting, minimal coloring and watch the heat, try a good conditioning treatment weekly either otc or from a salon. ...Read more

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How to avoid split ends?

Trim when needed.: 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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Hi docs, will your hair grow if you have split ends?

Hi docs, will your hair grow if you have split ends?

Split ends: Are on the opposite end of the hair. The growth comes from the hair follicle. So a hair with split ends can still grow. ...Read more

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How can I get rid off from split-ends at the end of my hairs without having to trim them?

How can I get rid off from split-ends at the end of my hairs without having to trim them?

Haven't heard of any: Haven't heard of any way to get rid of split ends without trimming the hair. Don't know of any medicine or drugstore product that will get rid of split ends. ...Read more

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What can I use on my hair to repair the breakage & split ends? It feels so dry when I air dry it. I do not dye it, wash it every day, or use any hot irons. What can repair my hair?

What can I use on my hair to repair the breakage & split ends? It feels so dry when I air dry it. I do not dye it, wash it every day, or use any hot irons. What can repair my hair?

Not possible.: Unfortunately, the split ends you are seeing is old damage. The hair that you see which has grown out is not a "repairable" however you can use various conditioners to smooth the effect and give a glossy look to the hair. To eliminate breakage and split ends, you simply must cut the hair just above where the split occurs. ...Read more

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Diet for healthy hair and to prevent split ends?

Diet for healthy hair and to prevent split ends?

Healthy hair: Get adequate 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, excessive blow dry heat & curling irons. ...Read more

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I would like advice on extrmely damaged brittle hair/split ends?

Hair damage: It is probably easiest to get a hair trim to deal with split ends. ...Read more

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What is the diet to increase hair growth abd strenght. And to prevent split ends?

What is the diet to increase hair growth abd strenght. And to prevent split ends?

Hair growth: Split ends are due to mechanical stress on hair-brushing, hair dryers, hot combs, perms, etc. A good balanced diet will promote healthy hair growth. Extreme dieting, low iron, low vitamin d, low biotin, low thyroid, certain medications and many other factors can cause hair to shed. Iron supplementation has to be done under dr's supervision as too much iron can be dangerous to the liver. ...Read more

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I have a major hair fall problem and damaged hair with split ends problem. How can I cure this and increase length of my hairs?

I have a major hair fall problem and damaged hair with split ends problem. How can I cure this and increase length of my hairs?

See a dermatologist: Decrease stress. Eat a healthy balance diet which includes protein. Have thyroid levels and iron stores checked. See a dermatologist for evaluation and work-up. Topical Minoxidil twice a day is the only proven remedy to thicken hair. However, this treatment it is not appropriate for everyone (given the warnings, precautions, and contraindications). See and discuss options with a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Can I ever get rid of hair dandruff and split ends? Help asap iam having double trouble

Can I ever get rid of hair dandruff and split ends? Help asap iam having double trouble

Dandruff: Antidandruff shampoo is otc such as t sal. Apply hair conditioners to the tips of the hair to help split ends. ...Read more

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I was shaving my pubic hair and I happened to get a cut on my perineal raphe. It isn't bleeding a lot but it is like, split open a bit. What do I do?

I was shaving my pubic hair and I happened to get a cut on my perineal raphe. It isn't bleeding a lot but it is like, split open a bit. What do I do?

Keep it clean: This is not a good place for bandages or even liquid bandages like nu skin. It will heal but you need to keep it clean in the mean time. Try washing off with a squirt bottle of water after using the toilet and then dry with your hair dryer on a cool setting. ...Read more

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Why does the tip of finger nails start to get split ends?

Why does the tip of finger nails start to get split ends?

Nail health: The health of your nails can reflect your state of nutrition and your general health. Brittle nails can be caused by vitamin or iron deficiency, and by certain medical conditions, or by drying your nails out too much with solvents. Nutritional supplements with vitamin e and biotin are said to improve nail health, but the evidence suggests vit e may be more toxic than helpful. ...Read more

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How to stop & prevent hair loss? I did all types of tests out there & I am fine. Yet, my hair keeps falling & it's frizzy with split ends. Help plz!

How to stop & prevent hair loss? I did all types of tests out there & I am fine. Yet, my hair keeps falling & it's frizzy with split ends. Help plz!

Rogaine (minoxidil): If the complete work up of your hair loss, including blood tests for vit d, b, iron, thyroid, cell count, hormones, and biopsy were normal, then you can start rogaine (minoxidil). Rogaine (minoxidil) prevents cycling of hair follicles, keeping them in growth phase. It works by blocking the chemical signal which instructs hairs to fall out. You should see a difference in 6 mo, and should stay on it indefinitely. ...Read more

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Hairfall. Dry and thin hair. Split ends. Dry weather. How to get healthy soft hair? . Any special shampoo name? Really tensed.

Hairfall. Dry and thin hair. Split ends. Dry weather. How to get healthy soft hair? . Any special shampoo name? Really tensed.

Keep trying!: There really is not a specific shampoo to recommend but look for these ingredients which seem to be healthier for hair: glycerin, protective barrier to hair follicles; nut & seed oils (jojoba, shea); acidic ingredients (sodium citrate/citric acid) helps keep right pH; panthenol, a form of vitamin B helps retain moisture. Avoid these: sulfates, isopropyl alcohol, formaldehyde, propylene glycol. ...Read more

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I have hair fall, split ends, I also have pimples in the hair line, forehead, nose ring and at the back. I have never had a pimple before.

I have hair fall, split ends, I also have pimples in the hair line, forehead, nose ring and at the back. I have never had a pimple before.

Will address 1 of: The issues. For acne - Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider OTC products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). Retinoids/ comedone extractor can be helpful for black heads. If > mild acne see dermatology ...Read more

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Can I wax my pubs? Is it safe?

Can I wax my pubs? Is it safe?

Would not wax: The actual genitalia as you can tear off delicate tissues and cause significant pain. ...Read more