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Posted on Tue, 4 Jul 2017 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: I don't have alot of body hair but my leg hair on the outside of my lower leg is completely gone. Is there anything I can do to stimulate hair growth on my legs?
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. 3 hours later
Brief Answer:
Remedy for sparse body hair

Detailed Answer:
Hello. Thank you for writing to us

I am dr. kakkar (dermatologist).
I have gone through your query and I have noted your concern.
I would first like to rule out thyroid abnormalities. If that comes fine you may try application of minoxidil 5% solution, twice daily.

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