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Having hairs on ear. How to remove this? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Mar-2013
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User:Hello Doc..
User:This is XXXXXXX .
Doctor:welcome to XXXXXXX
User:I have a query...
Doctor:please proceed
User:I have hairs on my ear which are more in numbers and looks odd to see..
Doctor:May i know your age ?
User:Could you suggest how can i get that removed permanently..
User:its 29..
Doctor:hairs in the ear, and they are genetic , and passed on by hereditary means
Doctor:hair removal in the ear , can be done by using a XXXXXXX trimmer available in the market ,
Doctor:** hair trimmner
User:i dont want to use hair trimmer as it will grow again very fast.. thats why i dont want to try trimmer..
Doctor:there are no ways like laser, which can be used in the ear , as this is a very sensitive area
Doctor:trimming does not shave the hair, so the rate of hair growth will stay the same
User:ok and what do u suggest about the hair removal creams?
Doctor:removing the hair follicles completely from the ear will be a painful , and is not advised
Doctor:hair removal creams , have bleach agents, and corrosive
Doctor:hence they cannot be used for the ear , which can cause immense pain
User:ok. then I think i shall go with trimmer and u said earlier that the rate of growth will be the same...
Doctor:the best way, is to use the hair trimmer, regularly and keep the hair small
Doctor:yes, that is right
User:ok.. thanks a lot..
User:i have one more querry..
User:last month i met with an accident and i had some stiches on my right arm..
User:could u suggest any cream which can help me in reducing the XXXXXXX of the stitches..
Doctor:has the stitches been removed ? or are they still present ?
User:no it was removed almost 3 weeks back..
User:yes its removed
Doctor:you can use a Cream Called NO MARKS , 2-3 times a day
Doctor:in addition use a moisturiser , on the area regularly
Doctor:the other creams include SCAR ZONE ,
Doctor:i hope your query has been answered
User:i more final query
User:its regarding my hair fall.
User:could you suggest something what shall i do with that
Doctor:Do uu have any bald spots on your head ?
User:no. but the amount of hair on my head has reduced significantly..
User:from the front side and in the centre its very less
Doctor:Youan try using coconut hairoil regularly and use a proper conditioner and shampoo, to improve the hair quality
Doctor:eg Dove , or pantene
User:actually i was using almond drops since a long time but i stopped using it..
User:and more over my hair has become thin and weak..
Doctor:In case they are not helping, you may need to consult, a dermatologist, for a prescription of a medicated lotion, which may help to prevent hair fall
Doctor:usually the more common causes of hair fall, are stress, and malnutrition
Doctor:you can take CAP EVION 400 daily for 3 months
Doctor:and this will help to a good extent
Doctor:but proper high protein nutrition will also be needed
User:that i was also thining of.. but could you suggest some good dermatologist in bangalore..
Doctor:beans, soya, eggs, chicken soup, are all good sourses of protien
Doctor:You can consult at the below clinic
Doctor:Kosmoderma Skin & Laser Clinic - Indiranagar No. 268, 3rd Cross, 2nd stage, Domlur - Indiranagar, Bangalore - 560 071 Ph: 080 - 0000, 080 - 0000, +91 0000 0000
Doctor:Is there anything else you want help with ?
User:no. thanks a lot...
Doctor:You are welcome
Doctor:take care and have a good day
User:thanks and u too have a nice day
User:take care
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