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Suffering from hairloss, applied oil, condition worsened. Red pimples on the head. Treatment?

i am a female 22 years and i am suffering from severe hairloss ,more than 500 strands per day ,i applied oil a month back and the condition worsened, there were reb bumps like pimples on my head. i take a good diet and nutritional supplements too, but hair fall is continuous form past 2 months ,my hair volume hair reduced alot, i need to regain my hairs back and treat my present condition.
Asked On : Thu, 15 Nov 2012
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Around 500 hair falling in a day is a big number and is definitely matter of concern.
Hair fall may be due to many causes, some of which are -
1. Heredity
2. Anemia and other nutritional deficiency
3. Thyroid disorder
4. Immunological eg. alopecia areata
5. due to stress like surgery, psychological etc.
6. various drugs like retinoids, cytotoxic drugs etc.
7. pregnancy associated
Without thorough examination and investigations, exact cause and treatment can not be determined. You need to visit a dermatologist for this whole exercise.
The red bumps must have been the development of contact dermatitis due to the oil. Avoid that oil in future.
Dr. Ajit Singh Kulhari
MD - Skin & VD
Answered: Sun, 18 Nov 2012
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