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Cause and remedy to prevent early greying of hair - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   why grey hair occur so early in age?
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I'm Dr XXX
User :   I got grey hair in my young age at 16 and then it got cured after using some ayurvedic treatment
Doctor :   I shall help you
Doctor :   Please give your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height, Weight and Waist circumference.
User :   now i am 39 still i am having grey in that same intensity which i got at 16
User :   39,male,XXX,XXX,unmarried,180cms,80kgs and i think waist is 42 inches
Doctor :   From when did your hair started to go grey
User :   16
Doctor :   OK
User :   at the age of 16
Doctor :   Did the ayurvedic treatment work?
User :   it was an oil it worked that time and but after few years it came back with same intensity
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and now recently i lost my hairs down my leg..just 2-3 inches above my ankle hairs got diossapeared..just the part where we wear socks
User :   Is there any skin problem?
User :   that portion is bald now
Doctor :   Is all the hair on your head grey?
User :   almost when we remove the outer side u can see from the roots hair is grey
Doctor :   Ok
User :   I use to dye it once in a month when i do my moustache hairs also getting grey faster..
Doctor :   There no specific reasons early greying of hairs
Doctor :   It is due to loss of protein
User :   so then why is it happening so as i told my lower portion of legs also
Doctor :   from the hair
User :   Is there any supplements to take?
Doctor :   there is no specific supplements for it
User :   then?
Doctor :   You can avoid chemicals
Doctor :   to head like shampoo , dye
User :   u mean using dye?
Doctor :   Yes if they are poor quality
Doctor :   Lack of some of the B vitamins, iron, copper, and iodine in the daily diet is said to be a contributory factor.
User :   how to add it to my diet ?
Doctor :   Using electric dryer
Doctor :   Eating a lot of fruits and vegetables, as it has the essential vitamins and minerals.
User :   which fruits preferably?
Doctor :   Daily massage your hair with your fingertips; it helps proper blood circulation in the scalp
User :   any intake of vitamin tablets will make any difference?
Doctor :   You can also take that
Doctor :   Carrots are especially useful in furnishing fresh blood and maintaining the health
of the hair.
User :   which one u pls guide me which i can buy without a doctor prescription?
Doctor :   Revital
User :   what is that?
User :   vitamin tablet?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Daily wash your hair with water
User : to use it and how much i buy initially to test?
Doctor :   Buy 30 tablets and take it daily
User :   daily one ?
Doctor :   yes
User :   when to take it after food any time during the course of the day?
Doctor :   Take it after food in the morning
User :   ok
User :   and fruits carrot is the best ?
Doctor :   Mainly massage our hair daily
User :   just eat raw?
Doctor :   Yes mainly carrot
User :   u mean massage hair with oil daily before bath will do right?
Doctor :   yes
User :   and if shampoo not aloowed what else can substitute it?
User :   to clean hair?
Doctor :   Use good shampoo once every 3 days
User :   revital will help hairfall also?
Doctor :   Stress is one the main reason
User :   ok
Doctor :   hair greying
Doctor :   you should stop worrying
User :   ok
User :   what the reason i lose hair in my legs also?
Doctor :   Most the people suffer from grey hair due to stress
User :   some thing strange it is..suddenly
Doctor :   probably due to some chemical you applied on the leg
User :   I am not applying any chemical there
Doctor :   Ok
User :   that portion covered by socks is become bald now
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   That probably is the reason
User :   I am not using shoes now..working from home for past one year..and no chemicals also there
User :   then why still it is bald?
Doctor :   If the socks are too tight then they stop blood supply
Doctor :   To the area
User :   but i am not using past one year
Doctor :   Once hair die due to loss of blood supply
User :   then it will not regrow?
Doctor :   then they will not grow back
User : no remedy to it?
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   Try to massage on that area
User :   with oil?
Doctor :   It will increase the blood supply
User :   any oil u can name?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   pls
Doctor :   Use any oil with amla
User :   amla oil?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   so this before taking bath will do once in a day time?
Doctor :   Yes do it once at night alos
Doctor :   'also
User :   before going sleep also massage on legs right?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Use a good quality shampoo with Indian gooseberry, and lemon as its ingredients.
User :   could u pls name one?
Doctor :   Curry leaves are rich sources of iron and vitamin
User :   Is there vitamin tablets to supplement it also?
Doctor :   No
User :   ok
Doctor :   Curry leaves good and are esyly
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
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