Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
200 Doctors are Online

What diet should I take to get my hairs back and what tests could be done for it ?

I am 20 year old female. Length of my hair is 17-18 inches! When I was 14-15 years old I had a considerable hair fall (one reason might be dandruff because I had it then).Since then I have less hairs on the upper part of my head . Well, the hairs are not too less but When I make partition while combing I could see that hairs are less (the partition line is broad and I am unable to make some hairstyles because it makes my baldness clearly visible).Other parts of my head has good amount of hair. My present situation is- 1. I don t have dandruff. 2. 2-3 hairs are white. 3. I can see a lot of small hairs at the upper part of my head but these small hairs never seem to grow to cover my little baldness . I say this because since 4-5 years I can see such small hairs on my upper head and if they were growing I would not be facing this problem now. 4. I have not more than 50-70 hair fall per day. Please tell me what diet should I take to get my hairs back and what tests could be done for it. Should I cut my hairs short ? Any home remedies for curing it?
Asked On : Sat, 26 Mar 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  147
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
  User's Response
Hi Good, Welcome to Healthcaremagic!
Please do as follows & let me know in say 2-3 months (
1) Use a good quality shampoo 3-4 times a week to keep your scalp clean.
2) Massage your scalp with plain coconut or olive oil.
3) Get your Hb tested-- if anaemic, please start iron tablets & take a nutritious diet.
4) Avoid making partition line where hair density is less. Dont pull or push your hair.
5) For white hair, Tab. Calcium Pantothenate 100 mg once a day for 3 months.
I hope this should help you. Good luck.
Answered: Sat, 26 Mar 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor