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Follicle (Definition)

An ovarian follicle contains a hollow ball of cells with an immature egg in the center. It is a structure within the ovary containing the egg that ...Read more


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I have red spots on my legs. When i squeeze them a hair follicle pops out. What is the best treatment to get rid of these please?

I have red spots on my legs. When i squeeze them a hair follicle pops out. What is the best treatment to get rid of these please?

Keratosis Pilaris: You most likely have keratosis pilaris, symptoms include:
small bumps that look like "goose bumps" on the back of the upper arms and thighs
bumps feel like very rough sandpaper,
skin-colored bumps are the size of a grain of sand,
slight pinkness may be seen around some bumps,
bumps may appear on the face and be mistaken for acne.
Treatment is with exfoliants like cerave sa. ...Read more

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Do hair follicles heal if hair was pulled out of them?

Yes, they heal: Hair falls from follicles normally. When hair is accidently pulled out, it can become red and inflamed, however no permanent damage results. The follicles are a permanent part of your scalp and all of your skin. After a few days, or a few weeks, the hair follicle will begin to regenerate a new strand of hair that will grow like before. Think of people who pluck or wax unwanted hair, it regrows. :) ...Read more

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How to pass a hair follicle test?

There is no way: to beat a hair follicle test for drugs of abuse. Any attempts to flush the drugs would be picked up by looking at scpecific gravity of urine. ...Read more

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Does alcohol stay in hair follicle?

Does alcohol stay in hair follicle?

Alcohol: After wiping your face with an alcohol swab? No the vast majority of it evaporates very quickly. ...Read more

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How can i pass a hair follicle test?

How can i pass a hair follicle test?

Wrong forum: It is extremely inappropriate to ask a physician to help you beat a drug test. That is asking us to betray the very core of our ethics. We are here to help you stay healthy. We all support the solution of recovery. Not the abuse or misuse of drugs or alcohol. ...Read more

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Macujo method for hair follicle test?

Macujo method for hair follicle test?

?: Anecdotal reports around that attest to the validity of the macujo method. I don't know a nor can i attest or find any scientific validity it has. Why try to beat he system? The truth is better, or compliance with the rules of an employer willing to pay you. ...Read more

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How does an infected hair follicle look?

How does an infected hair follicle look?

"pimple" at hair: It looks like a pimple develop around or at the site of hair. ...Read more

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How long does THC stay in hair follicles?

How long does THC stay in hair follicles?

Different answers: I have read that one time use might not even show up. Most answers say that if use is regular, then it will stay for about 2-3 months. One person said that his parents, both of whom are police, told him that it could stay for a year. Hair grows at 0.5 inches per month, so they usually cut off three months of hair growth (1.5 inches) for the sample for detection. Why not just not use the stuff? ...Read more

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Have question about a hair follicle test?

Ask away!: Not sure what you are asking. Hair follicles can be examined by doing a scalp biopsy. There is also a test called a "hair pull" or "trichogram" to help evaluate hair loss. A dermatologist may use either or both of these (or none) to help evaluate problems with the hair. If you have a specific question then perhaps you could submit it separately. ...Read more

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How sensitive is a hair follicle drug test?

How sensitive is a hair follicle drug test?

Very: In comparison to a urinalysis drug test, cocaine, PCP, opiates, and methamphetamine have proven hair analysis far more effective than urine testing in identifying low-level drug use over an extended period of time since these are normally out of the bloodstream in within 3-7 days The detection of marijuana is currently less sensitive than the other drugs in identifying low level drug users, ...Read more

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Does adderal show up in hair follicle testing?

Does adderal show up in hair follicle testing?

Yes it would: Yes, Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is an amphetamine and would show up in drug testing. If you have a prescription for this drug you can simply show it when you go for your test. If you've been taking non-prescribed medication, you could face a different outcome. ...Read more

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How long does THC stay in your hair follicles?

How long does THC stay in your hair follicles?

Hair has no blood: So, once THC is in the follicles there's no way for it to get out.

It stays in the hair until it is cut and grows out. ...Read more

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Can permanent hair dye damage the hair follicle?

Can permanent hair dye damage the hair follicle?

Avoid if possible: At least one study says no. Note: hair always gets a little damaged when applying color, even if you're going back to your natural hue. Both permanent and semi-permanent dyes contain hydrogen peroxide, which chemically changes the color of the hair pigment.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11982643. ...Read more

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My hair follicle test tomorrow help, what to do?

Don't know your: situation. There is usually no way to beat a follicle hair test for illicit drugs. ...Read more

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How long can hair follicle testing detect alcohol?

Depends: Depends on how long your hair is, and how long ago you drank. Hair-testing looks for ethyl glucuronide, and every time you drink, there is a band representing ethyl glucuronide laid down in the hair follicle. Hair grows about 1/2- i inch per month, so if your hair is 8 inches long, the hair furthest from the follicle will give anywhere from 4-8 months of info. Other hair grows slower (body hair). ...Read more

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How do you repair hair follicles damaged by pulling?

Cannot: If you have already just roy a hair follicle by constant pulling on the hair this cannot be reversed. ...Read more

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Can hair follicle drug testing show false positives?

High unlikely: Drug tests of hair has been found to be much more sensitive than urine testing, and is 4-6 times more likely to identify drug users. Although, false positive tests can occur with any test, it is highly unlikely in drug testing with hair, the specificity is 93% - 100%. ...Read more

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How much time do drugs stay in a hair follicle test?

3 months or longer: Usually, consumed drugs can be found in scalp hairs for 3 - 5 months and in body hairs for 6 - 9 months. This may vary from lab to lab also. ...Read more

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How can I clear infected hair follicles from shaving?

Few options: Topical antibiotics may be of help with infected hair follicles (folliculitis). If there is an ingrown hair problem, try not tweezing or pulling the hairs out and don't shave too close to the skin. Also, avoid pressure or traumatizing the area of concern. Laser hair removal is also very effective in that it eliminates the hair follicle and prevents the inflammation. ...Read more

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How can I find out if THC is out of my hair follicles?

Drug tests and Hair: You are poorly informed. Once the drug is in the hair it does not leave. The only way to get a clean drug sample is to not have any drug use from one hair cut to another. Unless you shave your whole body a test will remain positive for the length of your hair. ...Read more

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What causes clogged hair follicle on head from shaving?

Ingrown hair: coarse or curly hair is more apt to poke back into skin. The opening to the hair follicle can become clogged with dead skin cells. ...Read more

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What are the chances of passing hair follicle drug test?

What are the chances of passing hair follicle drug test?

That depends: On what drug you used and if it was a brief exposure (for some drugs). Some drugs may be detected from follicle for 90 days. ...Read more

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How do I know if my hair follicles are damaged due to dye?

How do I know if my hair follicles are damaged due to dye?

That would be...: ...Unusual. Basically, damaged follicles fall out with the hair attached, and regenerate in weeks to months later; hormone-induced hair loss (in men and women both) tends to be a longer term problem. ...Read more