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What Does Komark Shampoo Do For Stmy Bald Hair
Do excessive shampooing, hair drying, coloring or the use of other hair products can cause baldness?
I've been losing about twenty hairs every time I shampoo and condition my hair, I'm only 18, am I balding already? I noticed since I grew my hair out.
Hair loss: Male pattern hair loss can begin as early as 17 years old but seeing 20 hairs a day fall out is not a positive indicator. It is normal for EVERYONE male or female to lose about 100 hairs a day. The follicle will then go through a 3 month resting phase and start to grow again ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My hair has been falling out alot, my hair has thinned so much that you can start to see balding spots, would using biotin shampoo help?
Thyroid deficiency: I see that you have had a thyroidectomy. Your thyroid hormones are probably not at the levels that they need to be. Ask your doc to check your thyroid function in greater detail and adjust your thyroid deficiency accordingly. ...Read more
Greetings, Besides heredity. What are other factors that causes baldness? Is it true that regular usage of shampoo and hair gel causes this? Thanks
It's heredity--the: Gene causing male pattern baldness is on the X-chromosome. That means your father had nothing to do with it because there are very few genes on the Y chromosome. It doesn't matter if your father had a full head of hair. What matters is if your mother has a brother with a full head of hair and your mother's father also. The culprit is dihydrotestosterone, made from testosterone by skin receptors. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi I am sunitha, I have hair thinning, I feel I will go bald very soon. Can you please tell me what to do. I am using foltene shampoo and trichorganics?
Alopecia?: There is a condition called alopecia which causes the hair to fall out. This is different from male pattern baldness which is genetic and not a disorder. It can be in patches or the entire body. A dermatologist can tell you if you have alopecia (an autoimmune disorder) and treat it. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Taking a shower shampooing my hair and out of nowhere I noticed hair all over my hands. My hair is thick and straight. With no family baldness problem?
Watch this: I suspect you have telogen effluvium. Read up on this and decide whether to visit your physician. ...Read more
My doc told me I have scalp ringworm. I have been on Nizoral (ketoconazole) pills and shampoo for 3 weeks and the bald spot on my head has doubled in size. Normal?
Hair Growth: Minoxidil is an effective medication in the treatment of androgenetic alopecia (aga). Minoxidil has a direct effect on hair growth by stimulating dermal papillae or follicular hair matrix. Women should use rogaine for men (minoxidil) because it is stronger than rogaine for women. ...Read more
Probably: There are a number of different types of hair loss, from alopecia areata, to telogen effluvium, to scarring conditions like discoid lupus and lichen planopilaris. A dermatologist will help you get the correct diagnosis and find a treatment plan to get you back on track. Most of the time hair loss is reversible, especially if caught early. ...Read more
I am 17 male, I have hair loss problem since 6 months. Day by day more hair losing. Before I used shampoo everyday but nowadays twice a week.
As a hair transplant surgeon, I can tell you that is nearly impossible to for a hair follicle to become 'clogged.' while it is true that after hair growth ceases at the follicle, it does fill with sebum, however, this is not the cause of the hair loss, it is merely the result of the follicle not producing hair anymore.
Certain shampoos can cause irritation, which diminishes hair growth, however. ...Read more
There is a new shampoo in Amazon, it's Pura d'or Hair Loss Prevention Premium Organic Shampoo, Is it any good!?? Can I use it!??
Please help I have excesive dandruf. Hair loss too. Right nw cnt prevent hairloss bt dis dandruf is iritating. Any medicine any shampoo? Plz help
Dandruff: Dandruff can be caused by dry skin, irritated, oily skin (seborrheic dermatitis), not shampooing often enough, psoriasis, eczema, sensitivity to hair care products (contact dermatitis), or even a yeast-like fungus (malassezia). When regular shampoos fail, otc dandruff shampoos may succeed. But dandruff shampoos aren't all alike, and you may need to experiment until you find one that works for you. ...Read more
What can you do for hair loss? My mom is 50 and is now suffering from hair loss but not major but noticeable. How can I help her? Shampoo change? Ty!
I have alopecia areata & am on a presc. Shampoo & cream to see if it will help. I have 1 half dollar size patch and was curious if I can dye my hair?
Scalp issues: Seeing how you have an area with no hair I would recommend hair dye at this time wait till it clears up and there hair has grown back completely ...Read more
Cause for Hair loss: You need to find out why you are losing hair. Hair loss can be a sign of hormonal imbalance such as thyroid or sex hormones. Certain medications can also cause hair loss. Poor nutrition can also cause hair loss. You get the picture. It is important to see a doctor to help you figure out what might be causing your hair loss Take care ...Read more