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Hair loss, dandruff ...
After applying morr5% in morning and regrowth serum at night , some white flakes are formed on my scalp and also while washing my hair in morning i find 15-20 strands of hair falling... does this happens normally during initial days of these medication applications? (I have started these medications since last saturday only)
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Dr. Venu Kumari
Dermatologist 11 yrs exp Hyderabad
Yes it gradually decreases your hair fall, below details will help you to maintain good hair health. If your hair is thin, damaged, dry or brittle or you are suffering from dandruff, some simple changes into your daily nutrition needs & hair care can give you thick, bouncy and shiny hair. While your hair type mostly depends on your genetics, stress, hormonal imbalance and poor diet have a great influence on your hair health and appearance. Start by following a good diet - Eat adequate amount of protein. Your hair is made up mainly of proteins. Eat eggs, cottage cheese, chicken, soya, lentils, whole grains. Vitamin C, Zinc and Vitamin B are other important nutrients for great hair health. So include lot of fresh fruits, vegetables and whole grains in your daily diet. Next important step is to follow good hair care - Oiling your hair with a mixture of oils like olive, sesame, coconut and castor oil keeps provides moisture to your hair and prevent them from drying and breakage. Once in a week apply a good hair mask. You can mix and prepare different types of masks using eggs, green tea, olive oil, milk, gooseberry, thyme, chamomile etc. Condition your hair using organic Apple Cider Vinegar, Rosemary tea once in a while. Limit frequent brushing of hair, use of chemicals or hair dryer as they tend to damage even the finest hair if you have. Choosing a good shampoo according to your hair type is very important. Dry or brittle hair shampoo requirement is different from oily hair. A professional hair and scalp analysis to get right hair care products for you is worth than spending time and energy on wrong products. Make a visit to your nearest dermatologist soon to get head turning hair.
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Dr. Garima Mehrotra
Trichologist 8 yrs exp Lucknow
Hair loss gets controlled slowly...so loss of up to 50 strands a day is not alarming...any minoxdil preparation which is alcohol based causes flaking..use a good shampoo
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