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Concerned about reduced growth of facial hair - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2009
Answered : 594 Questions
User :   Hi........
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   I am having some problem..
Doctor :   please go on
User :   I am 26 years old, but still I do not have beard...
User :   I have moustaches, but that too very less...
Doctor :   ok
User :   I have some beard on my chin..
User :   but tht to very less..
User :   help me.. :(
Doctor :   how often do you shave?
User :   how can I grow beard
User :   once a week...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what about your voice? do you have a manly voice?
User :   yes I have
Doctor :   and is there hair growth in other areas of the body
Doctor :   like pubic areas, armpits
User :   i am sure my testosterone is also normal..
User :   I have al these things
Doctor :   Ok- growth of facial hair is usually hereditary- there is nothing much that can be done about that....
User :   any ways to promote it...
User :   I mean by shaving often...?? something like tht
User :   does it help shaving often??
Doctor :   shaving often will give you a shaving shadow
User :   what is tht
Doctor :   and thicker stubble- but it will not cause any great difference in hair growth
User :   the problem is I liik childish... :(
User :   ok...
User :   so I simply have to wait is it??
Doctor :   shaving shadow is the difference in the part of the skin that is shaved- it is a little more darker
Doctor :   yes- there are no medicines/ other measures that can help facial hair growth
User :   ok.....
User :   ok.. Thanks for the info....
User :   have a nice day..
Doctor :   you too
Doctor :   thanks for consulting us. bye for now
User :   bye

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