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Unusually Thick Eyebrows (Overview)

Unusually thick eyebrows may occur in Cornelia de Lange Syndrome. Eye rows may be dense and joined in the middle.


Unusually Thick Eyebrows (Overview)

Unusually thick eyebrows may occur in Cornelia de Lange Syndrome. Eye rows may be dense and joined in the middle.


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What causes eyebrows to fall off and what can I do to stop it?

What causes eyebrows to fall off and what can I do to stop it?

Eye brow loss: Inflammation of follicles, trauma from rubbing or scratching, iatrogenic from plucking/ shaving/ laser hair removal, hypothyroidism, prior chemotherapy, allopecia areata, trichotillomania (pulling out hairs, psychiatric related), others. ...Read more

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What does it mean to not be able to wiggle your eyebrows? I have never been able to, I am afraid that I am the only one that can't do this.

What does it mean to not be able to wiggle your eyebrows? I have never been able to, I am afraid that I am the only one that can't do this.

Wrinkling: Wrinkling your eyebrows is due to the contraction of muscles in the area. To raise them is the frontalis muscle and of course the corrugators/procerus to frown. The fact that you can't do this is maybe congenital oryou have lost nerve function. ...Read more

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When an eyebrow gets infected, how long does it take to get better after proper treatment?

When an eyebrow gets infected, how long does it take to get better after proper treatment?

Taking antibiotics?: You should have some improvement before the end of the regimen of antibiotics. If it was an abscess in may take longer to resolve. ...Read more

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What are some treatments dermatologists use to grow eyebrows?

Latisse (bimatoprost): Although eyebrow growth is not the intended use of latisse, (bimatoprost) I have a lot of patients who have experienced positive results when Latisse (bimatoprost) is applied to thei eyebrows. ...Read more

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What are possible reasons for eyebrow loss and are there any cures?

What are possible reasons for eyebrow loss and are there any cures?

Eyebrow loss: Eyebrow loss, also known as superciliary madarosis, can occur with a variety of medical conditions. Madarosis can affect one or both eyebrows with partial or complete hair loss. Infections, chronic skin disorders, hormone disturbances, autoimmune. Treatment depends on the cause. ...Read more

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Is there anything I can do to get rid of an eyebrow dimple?

Is there anything I can do to get rid of an eyebrow dimple?

Yes: There are several fillers that can fix this. See a plastic surgeon or dermatologist to get this done. ...Read more

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My eyebrows are falling out. How do I prevent this?

My eyebrows are falling out. How do I prevent this?

See a: Dermatologist to find out why they are falling out. ...Read more

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What to do if I am thinking of buying this product as I want to get thicker eyebrows but I need to be sure if it works! Has anyone used it?

What to do if I am thinking of buying this product as I want to get thicker eyebrows but I need to be sure if it works! Has anyone used it?

Thicker Eyebrow/lash: Products like Zoria or Prostaglandin analogs (ie Lumigan used to treat glaucoma) are well known to lengthen eyelashes & make them thicker. However, some patients that use Zoria and other products to do not get the effect they were looking sometimes. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Unusually thick eyebrows?

What is the definition or description of: Unusually thick eyebrows?

Thick eyebrows: Unusually thick eyebrows may occur in Cornelia de Lange Syndrome. Eye rows may be dense and joined in the middle. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could grow thick eyebrows, like brooke shields or kim k?

Can you tell me how I could grow thick eyebrows, like brooke shields or kim k?

Eye brow transplant: You can use eye brown pencil to draw the brow.
Also, your local oculoplastic surgeon might evaluate your condition for possible eye brow transplant from your scalp area. It depends on your appearance and the relative size of the hairs on your head. Also, some patients do well with self stick artificial browns custom fit by a cosmetologist. Good luck ...Read more

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Most of doctors answered that shaved eyebrow do not grow like before (thick or shape)as it is now 5 months later so why it does not grow same before?

Most of doctors answered that shaved eyebrow do not grow like before (thick or shape)as it is now 5 months later so why it does not grow same before?

Asked and answered: Perhaps it is time to consider moving on. Or to a different forum. You have been given hours of free answers and your question has been repeatedly, graciously and accurately answered here. If the damage done to the skin removed hair follicles then there will be no hair growing there anymore. No hair follicles means no hair. ...Read more

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Eyebrow shaved by razor to stitch wound 5 months ago and the hair grow but not thick like before, how long shall I wait for complete grow?

Eyebrow shaved by razor to stitch wound 5 months ago and the hair grow but not thick like before, how long shall I wait for complete grow?

Eyebrow hair: Growth is often reduced after shaving the hair for procedures like the one you had. Most likely, the brow hair won't naturally grow any more than has already taken place. You can try a product called Latisse (bimatoprost) (I have no financial interest in this). This is usually used to help with eyelash growth but can also promote your eyebrow hair to get thicker as well. ...Read more

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Thick yellow mucus mixed with blood, smells bad with painful area in spot slightly above and between eyebrows.

Thick yellow mucus mixed with blood, smells bad with painful area in spot slightly above and between eyebrows.

Small abscess?: Difficult to say without a pic, but you may have a small abscess that is draining. If so, the area would be red in addition to being tender. If this is the case, it would require local and possibly systemic antibiotics. I'd see your doctor soon before a possible infection spreads. ...Read more

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Eyebrow shaved by razor to stitch wound 2 months ago the hair grow back but not thick as before, does hair back again as usual or not and how long?

Eyebrow shaved by razor to stitch wound 2 months ago the hair grow back but not thick as before, does hair back again as usual or not and how long?

Eyebrow different: Eyebrow hair is different than scalp hair and is very susceptible to scarring. No way to predict how it will grow back. But unlikely to grow back in the stitch line. ...Read more

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I'm a guy of almost 20 yo, I'm growing new body hair everywhere! Legs, toes, eyebrows, and especially forearms, and it's very dark and thick is this normal?

I'm a guy of almost 20 yo, I'm growing new body hair everywhere! Legs, toes, eyebrows, and especially forearms, and it's very dark and thick is this normal?

Good for you: Congratulations on becoming a man. I hope you cherish the new joys and responsibilities of manhood. How much body hair you end up with is genetic. Many men (and many of the women who admire us) like it. You're free to keep all of it, or to "manscape" by shaving, waxing, or (if it's truly right for you and your long-term partner) have electrolysis / laser Rx; very few men choose this. ...Read more

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Thick yellow nasal discharge mixed with blood, painful tender spot middle of forehead just above eyebrows?

Thick yellow nasal discharge mixed with blood, painful tender spot middle of forehead just above eyebrows?

Sinusitis: If your symptoms have been going on for a short period of time, less than a week, then I would favor that this is an upper respiratory infection or viral cold. However, if your symptoms have been going on for longer than 7 to 10 days, then I would suspect that this may be a sinus infection. In that case, antibiotics may be needed to help alleviate your symptoms. See a doctor. ...Read more