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Is there any types of shampoo or medications for alopecia?

Depends on: Cause. If infection is cause, you need to control it. If local trauma is cause, you need to eliminate it. If it is hormone related, you need to adjust your hormones. If you and your dermatologist cannot find a cause, sometimes it is not treatable. ...Read more

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What is the best medication, lotion, or shampoo for skin allergies?

What is the best medication, lotion, or shampoo for skin allergies?

Several: There are several over the counter lines of products that are hypoallergenic. Try vanicream and exederm. ...Read more

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i am 22 years old. i have severe hair fall problem. is there any medication or any shampoo that can stop hair fall. ?

 i am 22 years old. i have severe hair fall problem. is there any medication or any shampoo that can stop hair fall. ?

See your doc: Before trying any shampoos, you should have a visit with a dermatologist. You also should schedule a PCP visit to have your thyroid tested. Make sure to mention any changes in diet or in your environment as well as whether you have been under severe emotional or physical stress. ...Read more

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What can I do with seborrhoea dermatitis on my skull i already used all kind of shampoo no changes what kind of medication i can use ?

What can I do with seborrhoea dermatitis on my skull  i already used all kind  of shampoo no changes what kind of medication i can use ?

medicated shampoo: You have tried shampoos, but maybe a medicated rx shampoo like Nizoral (ketoconazole) would be your best bet. This medicated shampoo is effective, and can be used periodically for continued future outbreaks. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is there any medication to help for an extremely dry scalp, I have tried all shampoos and over the counter products, nothing work its been 4 months.

Is there any medication to help for an extremely dry scalp, I have tried all shampoos and over the counter products, nothing work its been 4 months.

Dry scalp: If you have dry scalp it should improve with over the counter measures like head and shoulders or tar shampoo. If it is still a problem then see your doctor. At this point it may be something else. Your doctor will examine your scalp and may look for lice and other things. Dont be alarmed. After 4 months it will be a relief to get improvement. Hope this helps ...Read more

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For 6 years I have been getting extremely thick patches of dry skin at the back of my scalp. Special shampoos don't work is there any oral medication?

For 6 years I have been getting extremely thick patches of dry skin at the back of my scalp. Special shampoos don't work is there any oral medication?

Scalp Psoriasis: Scalp psoriasis is a common skin disorder that produces raised, reddish, and often scaly patches. It can appear as one or multiple patches on the scalp, affect the entire scalp, and spread beyond the scalp to the forehead, back of the neck, or behind the ears. Medications include soriatane, (acitretin) biologics, or methotrexate. ...Read more

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Hi, I am suffering from androgenetic alopecia (severe). Prescribed medication finasteride1, capixl gel, kerawash shampoo. Will there be any side effects?

Hi, I am suffering from androgenetic alopecia (severe). Prescribed medication finasteride1, capixl gel, kerawash shampoo. Will there be any side effects?

Well-tolerated: These medications usually don't produce any side-effects. Your options are medication, surgery, or embracing your masculinity and your genetics. Good looks in a man is 95% physical fitness -- photoguy isn't complaining. The choice is yours. ...Read more

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Can you tell me some drug store shampoos that are citric acid free. thank you ?

Can you tell me some drug store shampoos that are citric acid free. thank you ?

Multiple: Johnson's baby shampoo, any baby shampoo, Dove or Aussie. Pleae consult your pharmacist. ...Read more

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Is there a shampoo that can remove weed from my hair so i can pass a hair drug test?If yes, i shampoo once, will i pass since I have quit?

Is there a shampoo that can remove weed from my hair so i can pass a hair drug test?If yes, i shampoo once, will i pass since I have quit?

No: No, there is no shampoo that gets rid of weed from your hair. It's good that you quit. If you don't smoke anymore, you'll pass your drug test next time. Doing drugs has consequences. ...Read more

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Will a detox shampoo remove drug metabolites from my hair?

Will a detox shampoo remove drug metabolites from my hair?

Drug Testing & Hair: No. Absolutely not. These metabolites are buried within the hair fibers and they will not be 'lost' with 'detox' shampoo. Until you cut your hair you will test positive for any drug you have used. ...Read more

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What is a good alternative head lice treatment to use instead of the drug store shampoos?

What is a good alternative head lice treatment to use instead of the drug store shampoos?

Cetaphil cleanser: Use gentle cetaphil skin cleanser. Apply to hair and scalp. Wait 2 minutes, then comb out. Wash your hair 8 hours later. Repeat once a week for 3 weeks. You can hold the mayo! ...Read more

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Do any of the hair detoxing techniques and masking shampoo work on passing a hair drug test for meth?

No: Best way to pass the test is don't do drugs. It's pretty hard to fool the hair test. ...Read more

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My scalp is very itchy. I have used every dandruff shampoo at the drug store and it makes it worse. I do have very mild psoriasis on my knee and foot. Could they be related?

My scalp is very itchy. I have used every dandruff shampoo at the drug store and it makes it worse. I do have very mild psoriasis on my knee and foot. Could they be related?

Also consider...: Lice! in my area it is an epidemic among grade school aged children. If you're around any children, it might be worth combing through your hair with a lice comb to see if any of the little buggers are there. If so treat for lice and you're cured! and....Lice prefer clean hair to dirty hair so this suggestion is no judgment on you! ...Read more

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