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What diet should be followed to prevent excessive hair fall? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 29-Dec-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User:hello doctor
Doctor:How can I help you today?
User: XXXXXXX here from bangalore
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
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User:i have more hair fall
User:so please suggest me what type of food you wnat to take for this issue
Doctor:In food, mostly you need to take nutritious, hygienic and clean food and clean drinking water
Doctor:Foods like amla and other citrus foods may help
User:i used to drink more water daily.
User:now i started applying olive oil to my hair. is it good for hair growth?
Doctor:It is ok
Doctor:For hair growth you may apply oil that has brahmi in it
Doctor:like brahmi bhringaraj taila
User:where i can get this
Doctor:It is a XXXXXXX XXXXXXX ayurveda product
Doctor:you can find it at a divine shop
User:oh thank you so much. i will try to check for this oil
Doctor:Thanks for coming on chat
User:then i have got skin allergyon my face.
User:from yesterday i started using Caladryl
User:as i am doing night shift please suggest some good healthy tips.
Doctor:You need tips for skin?
User:yes doctor
Doctor:I think you have sensitive skin
Doctor:For sensitive skin, avoid using medications and hard soaps
Doctor:Ponds pimple clear face wash may help in clearing any rash or pimples that may be present
User:is lavender oil is good for skin?
Doctor:Mostly avoid any thing for sensitive skin as you may never know if some constituent may induce allergy
User:oh ok doctor
Doctor:Just take care of triggers
User:mine is normal skin.
Doctor:Can use sunscreen lotion while stepping out in sun
User:yes everyday i will use
Doctor:You mentioned that you have some allergy on face
User:yes suddenly i have got skin allergy on my face. so i have brought caladryl and applying this from two days.
Doctor:I dont really think that calamine should be applied on face
Doctor:calamine is a constituent of caladryl
Doctor:If you still want to apply then do not apply on normal skin
User:ok doctor i will not appply
Doctor:Instead oral antiallergic can be taken for allergy
Doctor:like cetirizine tablet
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