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Treatment for less growth of facial hair in men - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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User :   hi,i have less beard growth
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Ok
User :   hi actually i am 25 and have less beard groth
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Has it been the same from the start?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   How about hair on scalp?
User :   its good
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Facial hair and also scalp hair as well
Doctor :   are genetically determined
User :   only facial hair is low , no problem with scalp
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   How many times will you have to shave per week?
User :   in fact i dont shave as the hairs are very low which does not require shaving
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   A little bit of shaving act
Doctor :   does help
Doctor :   as it helps in increasing the vascularity
Doctor :   and also a nervous stimulation to the area
User :   what is the reason for not having beard
Doctor :   It is like height growth
Doctor :   which is determined already
Doctor :   so there is no specific reason as such
User :   so what treatment do you suggest for having beard
Doctor :   First of all shaving act
Doctor :   and also massaging the face
Doctor :   shall be recommended
User :   how much time it will take to grow in full length(thick one) after shave
User :   as my testesterone level is low as found in report
Doctor :   Usually 3 days
Doctor :   Yes, but how about the secondary sexual characters like penis size, sexual urge, etc?
Doctor :   and also hoarseness of voice
Doctor :   which change during the pubertal phase
User :   they are quiet normal, i have got huge sexual urge
User :   voice is also normal
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   When was the testosterone level tested?
User :   it was tested one year back
Doctor :   ok
User :   do low testesterone affects the sex life
Doctor :   what was the reason for the test?
User :   the same thing no beard
Doctor :   Ok
User :   so what do u suggest
Doctor :   What did the doctor comment about the low testosterone levels?
User :   he gave me some injections , i used it but no result, the injection was called as testesterone
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   have you retested the testosterone levels?
User :   no, as i think it is still low as my beard has not grown
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You should recheck the levels
Doctor :   and if found low again
Doctor :   then it has to be supplemented
User :   can you suggest me what to be done now,
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