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Remedies For Blond Hair
Yes: More dominant genes, pigmentation increases as we age so hair becomes darker and the indigenous populations with these traits are more numerous and thus these genes are propagated more. ...Read more
Typicaly - Yes: You are worried about hair on the genitals as a sign of premature puberty. If his height, weight and other developmental parameters are normal, than premature puberty is not a worry. However, if you notice significant hair under his arms, change in voice or any other concerns, please bring this to the attention of you pediatrician soon. ...Read more
If you're saying...: ...That you don't have white skin, blonde hair or blue eyes, and neither does your partner, it happens all the time. If you are a "carrier" for those traits (i.e. You have a recessive gene for them), and your partner is too, each baby has a one in four chance of getting one or more of them. Your genes are full of surprises! ...Read more
Not necessarilyt: A family history is extremely important. There are groups of scandinavian origin who have a higher incidence with even normal sun exposure. The bes t defense is protection especially if their will be extended exposure. Any suspicious new lesion in exposed area should be biopsied early. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My daughter has veins that show on her lower belly. She is fair blond hair and light skin. Is that why they show?
Yes.: That about sums it up; if you have fair skin, it's easier to see the veins within it. No worries, it's normal. ...Read more
If I use coal tar shampoo for seborheic dematitis on scalp , wont it stain my blond hair ? Is there an alternative that wont ?
Will stain: Several dandruff shampoos are useful. Besides tar you can get selenium sulfide, ketoconazole, salicylic acid, and zinc pyrithione shampoos. The generics are just as good but cost less. You will see selsun, nizoral, head & shoulders, T-Sal, DHS, etc. You can use in a daily shower and wash ears & face while you are at it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
3 weeks boy. White-blond hair. Pupils seem to be black, but has greyish ring in iris. Fluorescent light reflects off eyes. Has brown freckle. Albinism?
Oculocutaneous: Albinism is a group of 4 conditions, each caused by a specific gene mutation inherited in an autosomal recessive pattern. When both parents carry the gene mutation, each of their children has a 25% chance of having oca. See his pediatrician ; a pediatric ophthalmologist for diagnosis ; referral to a geneticist if he has it. Lack of melanin in the retina causes vision problems, so you need to know. ...Read more
12 month old female with fine, blond hair in the vagina area.A swollen left breast as well, according to gp.Jumble hormone.Does she need any blood test?
Possibly: She may need hormonal tests. See pediatric endocrinologist for 2nd opinion. ...Read more