Oily hair, hair fall. Remedy? - Online Doctor Chats
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Hi..This is XXXXXXX
I have a query regarding my hair
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my hair becomes very oily.I take headbath everyday
If I miss a day taking headbath my hair becomes oily within a day
i do have little hairfall and my hair looks very weak..i mean so thin and silky
how can i get rid of my oily hair and hair loss
May I know your age?
Since when are you losing hair?
i am 25
And approximately how many strands of hair do you lose in a day?
some times i loose more and some times very less..I observe when i take bath ..may be around 10
Oily secretions are basically secretions secreted by a special glands.
The reason why these secretions occur in large quantities when compared to others is not clearly known.
It is theorized to be due to genetic factors
ok but is there something to avoid keping oily hair?
As this is usually a life time / long standing problem,
the management is usually prolonged.
The best way of treating it is by use of regular shampoo which has good oil control formulas.
Pantene Pro V has good oil controlling formulas that can be tried.
In addition, some patients have benefited by use of nutritional supplements like palmetto extracts.
such as shampoo, conditioner / shampoo containing eucalyptus oil, berries, XXXXXXX and so on can be useful.
so can u suggest any
The condition can be best managed by means of regular shampoo's.
dietary modifications or medication may not play any significant role in treating the problem.
There are various shampoo's - brands of garnier, panteen, sunsilk and so on which has these contents.
You can try any of it.
Pantene Pro V is one such products.
You can try which ever is suitable to your hair.
Regarding hair loss,
As a hair is lost, another hair is formed.
however if there is more than 100 strands of hair lost every day
then this needs to be addressed.
Currently, as the hair loss doesn't seem significant do not worry.
However you could take good nutrition - plenty of fruits and vegetables,
but as compared to last year or before my hair has become thin
atleast few parts i clearly see the difference
In addition regular sleep, physical exercise will help to get healthy hair and prevent hair loss.
If these measures fail to reduce your problem,
All these measures will keep your hair healthy.
Have you followed what I suggested?
yes I am following you
would you suggest me taking minoxidil?
Minoxidil is associated with some side effects.
I do not suggest you to use them straight away.
Most often hair problem as I have seen in many of my patients is caused by
lack of proper nutrition.
Many of my patients have improved after we correct the diet, proper sleep and stop worrying.
If there is no improvement with these dietary and lifestyle modification,
we might try these formulas for a few weeks under guidance of a physician
to monitor for side effects.
I do not fore see a major problem.
You should be fine with strict diet and lifestyle modification.
Have you followed?
ok..fine will do that definitely and see
if there any problem taking headbath daily?
you hair will improve soon.
ok thank you :)
Headbath daily will not affect you much if your nutrition and sleep is properly maintained.
I would suggest you not to worry.
Is there any other query?
no thank you so much and thanks for your time
nice talking to you
Thanks for consulting me.
Have a nice day!!
Bye for now.
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