3 doctors weighed in:

Severe hairfall dry scalp and grey hairs what should I do?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Johnson
Aesthetic Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Many things!

1. Check thyroid 2.
Propecia 3. Minoxidil 4. Hair transplantation then dye your hair! newer techniques yet unproven include platelet rich plasma (prp) injections to stimulate resident stem cells, and stem cell transplantation.

In brief: Many things!

1. Check thyroid 2.
Propecia 3. Minoxidil 4. Hair transplantation then dye your hair! newer techniques yet unproven include platelet rich plasma (prp) injections to stimulate resident stem cells, and stem cell transplantation.
Dr. Mark Johnson
Dr. Mark Johnson
Thank
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Be seen

It's really hard to diagnose the problem in your case w/out taking more history and conducting a physical exam. You may need to have some bloodwork done to rule out some common causes such as anemia, thyroid problem, vitamin deficiencies, but that should be based, again, on history and physical exam.

In brief: Be seen

It's really hard to diagnose the problem in your case w/out taking more history and conducting a physical exam. You may need to have some bloodwork done to rule out some common causes such as anemia, thyroid problem, vitamin deficiencies, but that should be based, again, on history and physical exam.
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Thank
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Medical Eval

First thing to know is that genetics plays the biggest role - we can't change our genetics.
To reduce risks of early graying & hair loss: 1. Don't Smoke. 2. Correct Zinc, Vit B or other nutritional deficiencies. Vegans are at risk for Vit B12 deficiencies. 3. Ensure that your thyroid is healthy. 4. Diets> Eggs are rich in biotin. Dark greens are high in Vit A & C. Omega 3 fatty acids can be >

In brief: Medical Eval

First thing to know is that genetics plays the biggest role - we can't change our genetics.
To reduce risks of early graying & hair loss: 1. Don't Smoke. 2. Correct Zinc, Vit B or other nutritional deficiencies. Vegans are at risk for Vit B12 deficiencies. 3. Ensure that your thyroid is healthy. 4. Diets> Eggs are rich in biotin. Dark greens are high in Vit A & C. Omega 3 fatty acids can be >
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Thank
1 comment
Dr. Heidi Fowler
found in many fish. Lean red meats are high in iron. Eat enough protein. Bananas, oats & raisins contain silica. Many fruits & vegetables are high in Vit C.
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Christopher Crosby
Board Certified, Dermatology
13 years in practice
93K people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors