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What Is The Best Treatment For Fine Hair
Laser hair treatment: The laser will only treat pigmented hair. The darker the hair and the lighter the persons skin is, the better the laser will work. If the fine hair is not pigmented the laser will not work. With the appropriate candidate you can get a 85% permanent fair reduction after 3 treatments spaced 2 to 3 months apart. ...Read more
Fine tooth comb: Most otc products come with a fine toothed comb used to remove the nits from the hair.Some find that soaking the hair in vinegar will loosen the nits & make them easier to separate. ...Read more
Receding Hairline: If you have the answer you will be richer then bill gates or warren buffet. First make sure your thyroid is normal. This can be checked with blood work. If that is the case and there are no medical issues then i would make sure that my diet contains at least 1-2 grams of protein per body pound. Short of that I do not think there is a natural therapy to delay a receding hairline or thin hair. ...Read more
Depends on cause...: One's primary care doctor can check for medical causes. If none are found, then one can see a dermatologist, especially one specializing in hair restoration (some treatments: minoxidil, etc, ...). Medical causes may include: hormonal problems (low thyroid), seborrhea, alopecia areata, stressful illness. Other causes: genetic male/female pattern baldness, telogen effluvium. ...Read more
I am having hair loss accompanied by rough and thin hair. What type of diet should I take as a benefited treatment?
See a dermatologist: Decrease stress. Eat a healthy balance diet which includes protein. Have thyroid levels and iron stores checked. See a dermatologist for evaluation and work-up. Topical Minoxidil twice a day is the only proven remedy to thicken hair. However, this treatment it is not appropriate for everyone (given the warnings, precautions, and contraindications). See and discuss options with a dermatologist. ...Read more
My hair on the temples looks much thinner, with quite a lot of short fine hair left over. I'm 18, is this natural shedding or is it worrying?
Start treatment now: for what is probably early onset male pattern baldness. You should still be evaluated by an MD since some forms of hair loss are not MPB. However if it is MPB, you will have much better results by starting treatment now, including minoxidil and dutasteride. Hair loss at an early age can be devastating to your self-esteem, and the longer you wait the harder it is to gain the lost hair back. ...Read more
I have dark fine hair on my stomach and back andalmost every where on my body and i a girl! its emberassing is there any way to remove it?
Dark hair on body: There are several problems that may cause you to be growing the black hair, and usually it is a hormonal problem with androgen excess out of balance with female hormones. You need to make an appointment to see your doctor about this matter to find the cause and then receive any necessary treatment. ...Read more
When i take one of my hair, i see rough-like, uneven thick hair.When stretch it gently, it turns to soft fine hair.What type is it, how can I deal with it?
Not easy: I would recommend you to see a dermatologist. ...Read more
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