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Do hydrocephalus stop hair growth?

Do hydrocephalus stop hair growth?

Usually not: In general, there is no direct correlation of hydrocephalus and hair growth impairment. However, if the hydrocephalus is associated with hormonal changes due to problems with the hypothalamus or pituitary gland, hair growth could be affected. ...Read more

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How to stop hair growth on legs permanetly?

How to stop hair growth on legs permanetly?

Permanent hair: Removal. Several methods are available: electrolysis or laser treatment. An esthetician or dermatologist can provide these services. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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I'm dealing with facial hair and green skin due to the shaving device i used. How may i stop hair growth and get rid of the green skin from shaving?

I'm dealing with facial hair and green skin due to the shaving device i used. How may i stop hair growth and get rid of the green skin from shaving?

Unwanted hair: There are other options you can try, such as waxes and nair like products. Products like the nono that appear to work well for facial hair removal as well. The green colored skin may have been an allergic reaction to what ever you used before and should go away with ceasing its use. A dermatologist could always help if the color does not improve. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I heard there's hormonal pills for hirsutism. ..excessive hair growth, I'm black and I was wondering do these pills stop hair growth on head as well?

I heard there's hormonal pills for hirsutism. ..excessive hair growth, I'm black and I was wondering do these pills stop hair growth on head as well?

No: No, they work on the areas where the hair follicle is sensitive to (male) hormones by inhibiting the effect of testosterone which accelerates growth. In the case of the head (scalp) hair the excessive testosterone effect leads to hair falling (androgenetic alopecia) and this can be mitigated by the anti hirsutism pills. Thus these pills would slow head hair falling, not slow hair growth on head. ...Read more