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What are some hair products for thin hair?

What are some hair products for  thin hair?

Products: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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Dr. Carlos Wesley
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Fine Hair (Definition)

Hair are strands that grow from the epidermis and are composed of Keratin. Fine hair means that actual diameter of individual strands of hair ...Read more


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Does genetic hair thinning have a solution? Female hair thinning

Does genetic hair thinning have a solution? Female hair thinning

Hair loss: There are treatments for female hair loss depending on the cause of the hair loss. For female patterned hair loss, there are medications, such as minoxidil, that could be tried. See your doctor for complete evaluation and medication recommendations. ...Read more

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Are hair styling creams bad for hair?

Are hair styling creams bad for hair?

Most are but...: Most hair styling creams contain some toxic chemicals but some are better than others.The Environmental Working Group's Skin Deep database has information on the safety and toxicity of thousands of skin and hair products. Their data on hair styling creams is limited but you can research the ingredients in various products.Look for more with more natural ingredients & avoid chemicals like parabens. ...Read more

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Do treatments for thin hair and baldness really work?

Do treatments for thin hair and baldness really work?

Some do: Treatments that are proven to help with baldness and thinning hair: propecia, (finasteride) Minoxidil (rogaine) and llllt (low level laser light therapy) such as igrow. ...Read more

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How can I thicken thin hair from acutane treatment?

How can I thicken thin hair from acutane treatment?

Conditioner rinse: You assume that loss of scalp hair is due to isotretinoin. Maybe. Certainly it will cause dry skin and hair. But the cause is much more likely something else. A dermatologist will help you. ...Read more

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Are male hair regrowth products effective?

Are male hair regrowth products effective?

Male Hair Regrowth: When it comes to male pattern hair loss, prescription medication and physician-only devices are going to be your best bet. Over-the-counter products/devices are weak at best. Start with a abhrs board certified physician who specializes exclusively in hair loss and don't be afraid to travel or start a long-distance consult for this kind of expertise. 90% of patients can get a positive result! ...Read more

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Does prp treatment effective for growth of hair on men scalp?

Does prp treatment effective for growth of hair on men scalp?

Maybe: Platelet rich plasma is thought to have growth factors and cytokines that rejuvenate skin and perhaps hair follicles and matrix. As mono therapy it probably isn't so great but it may help hair transplantation Propecia (finasteride) or Minoxidil work better. ...Read more

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Hair, skin& nails plus biotin really help grow your hair?

Hair, skin& nails plus biotin really help grow your hair?

Biotin: Proponents of biotin supplements claim that boosting your biotin intake can help with the following conditions: healthy hair, acne, brittle nails, diabetes, eczema, hair loss, mild depression, skin rash in infants (also known as seborrheic dermatitis). ...Read more

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Can excess use of garnier fructise hair putty cause considerable hair thinning and hair loss?

Can excess use of garnier fructise hair putty cause considerable hair thinning and hair loss?

No----but: Hair is not like a plant. Nutrition of hair is only from its blood supply. "fortified fruit" is meaningless nonsense. A 20 yr old man with thinning hair is very common, related to genetics & hormones. See a dermatologist, bringing all meds, vitamins, supplements, & hair products. ...Read more

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Are there hair treatment options for receding hairline and crown balding?

Many options !!!: Although follicular unit grafts are all the rage there area many options which begin with camouflage hair pieces, there are increasingly more advanced medical treatment options which progress up to surgical options. ...Read more

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How to fix very thin, very dry, fine, heat damaged, frizzy hair?

How to fix very thin, very dry, fine, heat damaged, frizzy hair?

Damaged hair : As. Far as I know once hair is damaged , it can not be fixed . Have the damaged hair and the dead ends cut off . There are many products out there that can be revommanded by your hair dresser that can give your hair volume to style it . You can take some hair nail snd skin vitamins . These are vitamins that contain B6 . Hope this helps . ...Read more

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Does applying hair gel causes pimples or hair loss?

Does applying hair gel causes pimples or hair loss?

Hair gel: Very unlikely at your age. That said, if you do indeed have pimples and/or hair loss start with a clinic visit to your primary doctor. ...Read more

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Hair loss in front, receding. A few White dying hairs. Best remedy or therapy? Rogaine, minoxidil, natural options?

Hair loss in front, receding. A few White dying hairs. Best remedy or therapy? Rogaine, minoxidil, natural options?

Hair loss: Rogaine is a brand name for minoxidil. The chemical is identical. It seems to stimulate hair growth but as soon as you stop taking it the new hair will fall out. So you would have to take it for 50 years. Other options are hair transplants from the nape of your neck. Look at pictures of your Dad at your age. Get and read "The Serenity Prayer" by Reinhold Neihbuhr. Women think bald is sexier! ...Read more

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Microneedle scalp rollers?They say causes hair to regrow also allows for hair regrowth treatments to better penetrate scalp makin themmore effective

Microneedle scalp rollers?They say causes hair to regrow also allows for hair regrowth treatments to better penetrate scalp makin  themmore effective

Questionable: Can't grow hair where it doesn't exist just by putting a hole in the skin. A good source of patient feedback for cosmetic type treatments is realself.Com you can see patient satisfaction ratings, costs, and before and after for most every surgical and non surgical cosmetic procedures. ...Read more

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Will rogaine (minoxidil) make my hair grow thicker?

Will rogaine (minoxidil) make my hair grow thicker?

Minoxidil Works!: The active hair growth ingredient in FDA-app'd Rogaine=minoxidil. When used properly & consistently, Minoxidil helps weak follicles grow thicker, longer & more pigmented hair. In hereditary hair loss, Minoxidil stimulates & keeps hair follicles in the growing (Anagen) phase. If you're not experiencing hair thinning, results are less dramatic. It takes months to measure results. Seek an ABHRS MD. ...Read more

Dr. BHARAT Shah
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Thin Hair (Definition)

Hair are strands that grow from the epidermis and are composed of Keratin. Hair is thin when the ...Read more


Dr. Sandra Eleczko
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Hypotrichosis (Definition)

Hypotrichosis = condition ...Read more