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Is garlic and onion helpful in hair loss ?

Hi, my name is selva from chennai. I am experiencing a lot of hair loss for the past 1year, but for the past few months , i am experiencing hair loss drastically. I don t know whats the reason, some say its DHT problem, some say its genetic. But i never minded these names for hair loss.i am just curious about controlling my hair loss and of course regrowing my frontal hair. Some say applying garlic or onion will help treat u hair loss and by applying regularly for 2months will also help in hair regrowth.Please doctors tell me is it true?, can these remedies will help me? Please its really disturbing my personal life. My age is 27, male, and i have a slight curly hair.loosing hair in frontal part, sides and upper middle section in scalp.
Asked On : Fri, 27 May 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
u need to consult dermatologist as u want to stop it and regrow it
u need to apply minoxidil lotion 5% daily
above remedy will not help u as u have hormonal hair loss
avoid any stress if there
eat high protein diet
drink more water
u can take tab biotin
Answered: Fri, 27 May 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Vaishali Hebbar's  Response
Welcome to healthcare magic ....
Hey hair loss has many resons - few treatable and many with no effective treatment.
Treatable could be 1)anaemia - low heamoglobin - get a blood heamoglobin levels checked and if low can get it treated.
2)Hypothyroidism - get your thyroid profile done and if abnormal get it treated too.
Other most common is Androgenic alopecia - thats due to a combination of genetic and harmonal effects-
treatments are 1) minoxidil solution 2% & 5% - applied twice to areas of hair loss , effects seen only after 6 months of application.
2) Tab Finasteride - once a day .
3) most effective is Hair transplant
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