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Will Taking Acidophilus Help Promote Hair Growth
Taken biotin along with daily vitamin will that help promote support healthy hair and/or make you hair grow. ?
Healthy hair: For healthy hair growth: Get adequate sleep,avoid excess sugar & fat in diet, v carbonated beverages, eat enough protein, exercise regularly. Biotin helps (but don't over do it). Insure you have adequate Iron (like kale & other dark green leafies), Omega 3 fatty acids (like walnuts) & vitamin E (fruits & vegetables). Avoid sulfates & formaldehyde in shampoos). Avoid excessive blow dry heat. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: It does not reduce facial hair; it mostly has no effect at all on facial hair. ...Read more
Vitamins A,B,C,E: Beta-carotene, vitamins a, b, c, e, zinc, iron, copper, omega fatty acids, biotin, Folic Acid are all important for healthy hair growth. You can get optimal amounts of these essential nutrients by eating a balanced diet with plenty of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, legumes, and taking supplements. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Controversial but...: Most docs advise avoiding vitamins during chemotherapy out of theoretical concern that it will reduce the benefits. However, a large body of research shows that those who combine vitamins with chemo not only have less side effects but have improved survival! see http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/17283738 that said, some vitamins may interfere with specific meds so use caution.Please see comment:. ...Read more
No, haven't heard it: Haven't heard of any vitamins being able to make a person's hair grow faster, assuming the person is normal and healthy. That's because normal, healthy people are not deficient in any vitamins related to hair growth. It is fine to take a multi-vitamin a day, just in case one is not getting all the recommended vitamins in his diet, but hair will grow as fast as it wants to grow. ...Read more
Folic Acid: Folic acid is a water-soluble b vitamin which is very important for healthy hair growth. However, Folic Acid does not promote new hair growth on its own; its benefits can be enjoyed along with the other forms of b vitamins to encourage health hair growth. A deficiency of this vitamin can lead to change in hair color. ...Read more
Hair growth: This will not be altered by taking vitamins. ...Read more
None : None that i know of.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can it depends on th: It can but not everybody responds to the biotin. Part of this depends on why you developed the telogen effluvium ...Read more
Depends: For healthy hair growth: Get adequate sleep,avoid excess sugar & fat in diet, v carbonated beverages, eat enough protein, exercise regularly. Biotin helps (but don't over do it). Insure you have adequate Iron (think kale & other dark green leafies), Omega 3 fatty acids (think walnuts) and vitamin E (fruits & vegetables). ...Read more
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