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Doctor insights on: Remedies For Sparse Facial Hair

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18, sparse facial hair and no chest hair. Weird?

It's you: Many, maybe most, women prefer a naturally smooth, light-bearded man or a shaved-chest nowadays. Five percent of men never grow chest hair (paul newman had none), and these men almost never go bald either. Enjoy your body, develop what you've got, stay fit, love responsibly, and be aware that you'll be liked for who you are rather than your smoothness/hairiness. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Sparse Facial Hair (Definition)

Sparse facial hair may be genetically determined or may be a symptom ...Read more


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I want a bit of beard I have only sparse facial hair what can I do..?

I want a bit of beard I have only sparse facial hair what can I do..?

Check T level: You don't say how old you are; if you are in your teens, your beard may simply not have emerged as yet. If you are older, have your doctor check your testosterone level to be sure it is normal. If it is, you are probably just one of those people with sparse facial hair, and there's nothing to be done about it. At least not yet. ...Read more

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If I have small hands, sparse facial hair. Do I have klinfelter syndrome?

If I have small hands, sparse facial hair. Do I have klinfelter syndrome?

Maybe: You should see an endocrinologist for the answer. There are other physical features of klinefelters than those. The doctor can either confirm your suspicions or get rid of your concerns. ...Read more

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Can i apply androgel to accelerate my very sparse facial hair though my complte medical examination turned out fine except for obesity (BMI=37) age=18?

Can i apply androgel to accelerate my very sparse facial hair though my complte medical examination turned out fine except for obesity (BMI=37) age=18?

No: Androgel and testosterone replacement therapy is indicated for treating men with congenital or acquired androgen deficiency. Unless your total testosterone level is below 300 ng/dL you should NOT use these drugs. ...Read more

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I have facial hair currently get laser treatment and no shedding. What is wrong?

I have facial hair currently get laser treatment and no shedding. What is wrong?

See Endocrinologist: If not on medication that can be causing the issue , may have hormone imbalance. Suggest seeing an endocrinologist. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment if you want permanant facial hair removal?

Laser: Use of laser to destroy growing hair follicles is usually best. Works best on darker hairs due to light seeking color, but requires a series of treatments in order to hit hair in growth phase (some are always in resting phase, some in active phase). Interval treatments are needed. ...Read more

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Greetings, I am 40 with little facial hair, is there any hormone treatment or solutions to help it grow? Thanks

Greetings, 
I am 40 with little facial hair, is there any hormone treatment or solutions to help it grow?
Thanks

No,: it's generally a genetic trait. If you're not low on testosterone and don't need prescription therapy (which is unlikely) don't waste money on OTC junk supplements. ...Read more

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Treatment for less facial hair and though hair appeared on other private parts but not developed fully?

Treatment for less facial hair and though hair appeared on other private parts but not developed fully?

Smooth man?: If i understand your question correctly, you are not satisfied with your beard and would like a thicker growth and more pubic & body hair. Around 5% of men never get chest hair or beards thick enough to grow well; these men don't go bald. In the usa, many (maybe most) women prefer this. It's genetic and you're unlikely to alter it. Focus on getting muscular and trim. ...Read more