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Dry and thin hairs, hair loss - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   have a question. help me with this
Doctor :   sure
User :   my hairs look really bad. they are very dry and have got thin in some months
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   19 female student allahabad unmarried 42kg 5feet dependent
User :   my hairs has lost the volume and their colour. previously they were black but now they look dull and brown
Doctor :   how many strands of hair r u losing
Doctor :   as of now
User :   when i shampoo and oil them 20 -30 strands i loose
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   hair loss of 80-100 strands is normal
User :   say something
User :   i am asking abt their dullness and dryness
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it has lost their shine isit
User :   yes
Doctor :   which shampoo
Doctor :   r u using
User :   pantene
Doctor :   did it give any relief
Doctor :   ur hair will shine
Doctor :   if it is healthy
Doctor :   lack of iron will give it dull look
User :   ok so can i take any iron tablet
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   u can also eat food rich
User :   iron tablet of how much mg
Doctor :   greens
Doctor :   milk
User :   what abt the hair colour??
Doctor :   depends on ur hereditary
User :   they were black and now they look brown and there are also split ends
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u can go in for good conditioner shampoo
Doctor :   also avoid going out in wet hair
Doctor :   it will become dirty soon
Doctor :   wash ur hairs twice weekly
Doctor :   more u wash more it will look life less
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   use a good shampoo
User :   tell me how can i get the black colour back.
Doctor :   which is mild
User :   else colouring them
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   one of the two
User :   one of the two means???
Doctor :   one colour which is natural
Doctor :   colours willsome times cause
Doctor :   early greying of hairs
User :   i dont want to colour them. anything else can i do
Doctor :   so be aware of that as well
Doctor :   apply oil
Doctor :   twice a week at night time
User :   which oil will be good
Doctor :   he will get healthy black looking hair
Doctor :   coconut oil would be fine
User :   tell me the brand name
Doctor :   parachute
User :   hmm...ok
User :   tell me why my has this happened
User :   why my hairs has lost teir colour
Doctor :   it could be due to lack of iron or due to excessive washing or drying
User :   ok
User :   thanks
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   take care
User :   bye
Doctor :   keep smiling
Doctor :   have a nice day
User :   u too
Doctor :   thankx
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   (: User :   is ur id XXXXX
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