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Dry hair. recommended use of oil. How can I improve texture? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 08-Jun-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2002
Answered : 106 Questions
Doctor:Good morning
User:Good Morning
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:My Hair are very Dry...can you suggest me ho to improve the texture
Doctor:Yes sure
Doctor:You need to condition it well
Doctor:Use oil thrice a week
User:Any Other Thing
Doctor:You can use XXXXXXX to condition it weekly once
User:What kind of oil
Doctor:Do not shampoo dry hair
Doctor:It will damage the hair more
User:Kindly Elaborate
Doctor:You can use Castor oil if your hair is very dry
Doctor:You can also use coconut oil
User:So u suggest i first oil them & then shampoo?
Doctor:That is right
Doctor:You should always oil your hair before you wash it
Doctor:Atleast for an hour or so
Doctor:Also, make sure you use effective conditioner after shampooing your hair
User:Ok and should any thing be aplied on hair post shampoo?
Doctor:You should use an effective conditioner as well
Doctor:Do not wash your hair on a daily basis
Doctor:You may wash it twice in a week, that should be fine
User:But the day i do not shampoo-won't they turn try again?
User:turn dry again?
Doctor:The scalp will naturally secrete oil
Doctor:So, it will be taken care of
User:ok and i do see a couple of grey strands there-any thing to prevent that
Doctor:You could take multivitamin supplements on a daily basis like Capsule Revital
Doctor:May I know your age?
User:Anything in Homeopathic for the same?
Doctor:Also, you could use natural XXXXXXX once a week, it will take care of the dryness and also the grey hair
Doctor:I am sorry, I am not aware of the homeopathy medicines
User:Thanks a lot!!
Doctor:Thank you too
Doctor:Do you have more queries?
User:Not as of now Thanks
Doctor:Thank you too
Doctor:Have a great day ahead
Doctor:Bye for now
User:U too Doc!
Doctor:Thank you
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