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Severe acne and hair fall - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hello
User :   hello
User :   doctor ji
Doctor :   i am Dr XXX here
Doctor :   please tell me your query
User :   well my brother is facing a 2 way problems
Doctor :   tell me the details
User :   one is about hairfall problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   another is acne,pimple and scar probs in face
User :   we are from XXX XXX
Doctor :   how old is your brother ?
User :   31 yrs
Doctor :   has he taken any medications ?
User :   well not yet...but its kind of problem he is facing for last 3 months
Doctor :   ok kets deal with it one by one
Doctor :   lets
User :   yes sir...
User :   guide us
Doctor :   Following are the major hair loss causes
Doctor :   1. Lack of vitamins (specially vitamin B6 and folic acid) in diet
2. Inadequate nutrition and improper diet
3. Stress, worry, anxiety, and sudden shock
4. Heredity factors
5. Prolonged Illness (like typhoid, syphilis, chronic cold, influenza, and anaemia)
6. Unclean condition of the scalp
7. Poor blood circulation
Doctor :   first we should find the cause
Doctor :   is his diet ok ?
Doctor :   any stress in his life ?
User :   yes a bit
Doctor :   ok that could be one reason
Doctor :   what about your father ? does he has hair loss too?
User :   well sir....we need a assistant from u regarding the best hair clinic and good dermatologist in XXX
User :   yes my father has hair loss
Doctor :   well it is abig factor too
Doctor :   anyway i will provide you with all the information
User :   regarding hair we heard about XXXclinic...hope u have heard about it
User :   and regarding dermatologist we heard about dr. XXX
User :   are they both are good ...sir?
Doctor :   Dr. XXXXXXXX XXX
Doctor :   XXX
User :   sir u mean to say she is very good dermatologist
Doctor :   yes she is good
User :   how about u heard XXX
Doctor :   you can consult her
Doctor :   no we have not heard as we are based in bangalore
Doctor :   but if the doctor is qualified and you think pople say he is good then you can go to Dr XXX too
User :   well we havent heard from people...we know about him in newspaper and his advertisement
User :   like he is conducting acne scars reduction camp tommorrow
User :   i mean dr. XXX
Doctor :   well then you can take a opinion
Doctor :   there is no harm
User :   we are new to this city sir...we dont much of the people we can take opinion
Doctor :   tell your brother to follow these tips in the mean time
Doctor :   1.Apply the white of a raw egg on the hair for 30 minutes, and then wash it off with a shampoo. A mixture of lemon juice and egg white could also be used to strengthen the roots of hair.
Doctor :   Massage the head with oil for 15-20 minutes and then rinse with a shampoo. A hot oil massage with olive oil will also help.
Doctor :   Apply a mixture of lemon juice and juice of amla to the scalp.
Doctor :   Boil neem leaves in water for an hour and let it cool. Wash the hair with this water
User :   ok sir
Doctor :   The juice of fresh coriander can be massaged onto the scalp will reduce hair loss.
Doctor :   Ensure that you eat nutritious food, with plenty of leafy vegetables. Have a soya milk drink and multivitamin tablets if you do not have time to have a healthy breakfast.
Doctor :   Apply conditioner only to your hair not to the scalp or hair roots. The conditioner could damage your hair. XXXXXXXX (mehandi) will help control hair loss.
Doctor :   these will help him a lot
User :   sir have u heard about XXX...?
Doctor :   and also you can go to the camp and see the doctor and see what he says
Doctor :   no i am sorry i have not heard of it
User :   WWW.WWWW.WW
User :   i have send u the website link
User :   plz look at it sir
Doctor :   i am looking at it
Doctor :   you can go there too
User :   well any idea about this clinic?>
Doctor :   i dont have any idea
Doctor :   it may be very good but since i am from bangalore so i cant tell you more
User :   ic
Doctor :   but you can always take a opinion
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