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Dr. Pappiah M.A. is one of the best Dermatologists in Kodambakkam, Chennai. She is currently associated with J M J Clinic in Kodambakkam, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Pappiah M.A. on Lybrate.com.

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Am using a fat burning product to loos my weight. But it giving side effects like pimple on face. How can I over come it.

BHMS, CGO
Homeopath, Pune
Am using a fat burning product to loos my weight. But it giving side effects like pimple on face. How can I over come...
there is no hard and fast rule for reduce weight, you have to follow proper exercise, diet and sound sleep, or if you need a treatment homoeopathic treatment is safe and effective, you may contact me through private questions or chat in lybrate. instant results provide other grave health problems.
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Respected madam Or sir, I have hairs falls. Now I lost my lots of hair what treatments I have to take now?

MD - Skin,VD & Lepxsy
Dermatologist, Hyderabad
Respected madam Or sir, I have hairs falls. Now I lost my lots of hair what treatments I have to take now?
Hello, take stem cell and prp treatment for the hairfall by consulting a dermatologist along with the medication. You will get the best results. Thank you.
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My palm and foot bottom remains excessively hot in summer and cool in winter in comparison to others. I feel uneasy due to it. Please help me out.

Bachelors Homoeopathic Medicine and Surgery, Masters In Advanced Homoeopathy, Post Graduate Diploma In Emergency Medical Services
Homeopath, Jalna
My palm and foot bottom remains excessively hot in summer and cool in winter in comparison to others. I feel uneasy d...
Do vigorous exercise daily and drink amole of water. If this doesnt help you- try our homoeopathic treatment and get off from your thyroid medicines in 6 months permanently.
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Sir, What can I do to reduce dark circles at home? And does it mean that I have some vitamin deficiency?

MBBS, Diploma In Dermatology And Venerology And Leprology (DDVL), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology
Dermatologist, Mumbai
Sir, What can I do to reduce dark circles at home? And does it mean that I have some vitamin deficiency?
Hi. Dark circles can be due to various reasons like stress, late nights, lack of proper sleep, unhealthy diet, hereditary. There are multiple topical medications available with modest results. Consult a dermatologist for a proper evaluation and thereby therapy catering to your condition. Regards
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I am having pimples; acne on my skin. I am eating homeopathy medicine. Still I want to use safi syrup for faster relief. Can I take it with homeopathy medicine?

MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
I am having pimples; acne on my skin. I am eating homeopathy medicine. Still I want to use safi syrup for faster reli...
For pimples - Faceclin gel twice daily affected area. Photoscreen Depigment cream once weekly at night ( very little marks only) Rejuglow face wash / Episoft OC cleanser / Saslic wash
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What is Alopecia Hair Loss - Types/Causes/Diagnosis and Treatment

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Dermatologist, Delhi
What is Alopecia Hair Loss - Types/Causes/Diagnosis and Treatment

Alopecia alludes to balding from any part of the body for any reason. There are a few types, extending from Thinning of Hair to Complete Baldness. Alopecia is, extensively grouped into two classifications. In Non-Scarring Alopecia, the hair follicles are yet alive and hair can be grown. In Scarring Alopecia the hair follicles are decimated and will not re-grow hair.

What are the types of Alopecia?

Many people are at this point are familiar with the term Alopecia, after various reports in the press about Celebrities who are experiencing Hair Loss.

Alopecia is the Latin word for Hair Loss, and the term covers a scope of conditions.

Here we will take a look at the most widely recognized types of Alopecia.

Androgenic Alopecia

Androgenic Alopecia is the logical name for the hereditary hair loss conditions Male Pattern Baldness and Female Pattern Hair Loss. It is the most well known type of hair loss, and influences numerous people eventually in their lives, sometimes as early as the late teens or mid twenties.

The condition is, caused when Enzymes in the body start transforming the hormone testosterone into its subsidiary, Dihydrotestosterone, which has the impact of contracting the hair follicles. An inclination for Androgenetic Alopecia can be gone down through the Genes on either the Paternal or Maternal side.

Click to Read more about Androgenic Alopecia

Alopecia Areata

This is the type of Hair Loss commonly associated with the Term "Alopecia" in media reports. Alopecia Areata generally introduces itself as Patchy Hair Loss on the Scalp, and is an autoimmune system issue, which makes the body's own Immune System to assault Healthy Hair Follicles. The correct reasons for the condition stay obscure, yet it is broadly, thought to be activated by Stress and Traumatic mishaps.

Alopecia Totalis

Now and again, Alopecia Areata can advance to the entire scalp. This is known as, Alopecia Totalis. At its most extraordinary, the Hair Loss can happen over the whole body, including Eyebrows.

Alopecia Universalis

Alopecia Universalis (AU) is a condition that causes hair loss.

This type of hair loss is unlike other forms of alopecia. AU causes complete hair loss on your scalp and body. AU is a type of alopecia areata. However, it differs from localized alopecia areata, which causes patches of hair loss, and alopecia totalis, which causes complete hair loss on the scalp only. Little Britain co-creator Matt Lucas experiences this kind of Hair Loss, which is known as Alopecia Universalis.

Ciatricial Alopecia or Scarring Alopecia

Ciatrical Alopecia is, also known as, Scarring Alopecia. The condition Cicatricial Alopecia or Scarring Alopecia is a type of Hair Loss in which hair follicles, are pulverized and replaced by scar tissues.

There are two types of Cicatricial Alopecia

  • Primary Cicatricial Alopecia

  • Secondary Cicatricial Alopecia

Primary Cicatricial Alopecia

Primary Cicatricial Alopecia the hair loss is, caused straightforwardly by irritation of the hair follicles, the reasons for which are minimal understood.

Secondary Cicatricial Alopecia

Secondary Cicatricial Alopecia in the meantime, alludes to Scarring Hair Loss, which happens because of an occasion or process inconsequential to the follicles, for example, Burns or Infections.

Traction Alopecia

Traction Alopecia varies from different types of Alopecia in that it is generally, caused specifically by the activities of the person, which result in unreasonable strain on the hair and breakage. Certain Haircuts, for example, Interlacing and tight Ponytails are normal reasons for Traction Alopecia. It, can be also caused by rehashed treatments with chemicals, for example, Hair Shading and Bleaching.

Causes of Alopecia

There are various potential reasons for Alopecia:

Hair Loss

Temporary or Permanent, it can be activated by any number of variables. These can incorporate allergies, aggravations, toxins, burns, wounds, and infections. We additionally realize that specific medications (particularly anabolic steroids), Chronic Kidney Failure, Radiation, and Chemotherapy can make hair fall. Occasionally, hair loss might be because of a Vitamin A overdose, Iron Deficiency, Anemia, a malfunctioning of thyroid organ, fever, hormonal imbalances, or pregnancy.

Side effects and Complications

Thinning of Hair is the most evident side effect of Androgenic Alopecia. In men, it starts at the crown, temples, or both. They additionally have a tendency to get a "High Forehead" that is related with a Receding Hairline. For women, Hair Loss starts on the highest point of the head. While men can go totally Bald, women do not more often than not lose all the hair on the crown of the head.

Alopecia Areata shows up as sudden losses of small round patches of hair, normally from the scalp, yet some of the time from the face or body. The fingernails might be daintily hollowed or stippled. The disease often comes in cycles, with Re-Growth in the middle.

Making the Diagnosis

While hair loss can be exceptionally troubling, Alopecia without anyone else is not destructive - the harm is Cosmetic. Yet, there is dependably a shot that Alopecia may be an auxiliary impact or symptom of some different sickness. Undoubtedly, just Medical Tests and Consultation with your Doctor can guarantee the correct diagnosis. Always consult a specialist on the off chance that you begin to lose hair.

Family history will frequently tell the specialist what type of Alopecia an Individual has. Occasionally, a punch biopsy might be important to decide the kind of Hair Loss. Taking a gander at culled hairs under a Microscope can differentiate between Alopecia Areata and Androgenic Alopecia. Different tests; may be done to check for immune system diseases like lupus that can go with Alopecia.

Treatment and Prevention

Platelet Rich Plasma  - PRP  

Stem Cell Therapy

Ionization Therapy

Cell Active Therapy

*Result may vary as per the Severity of Patient Hair Condition

  • Medications are accessible that support Re-growth of hair.
  • These medications, for example, Topical Minoxidil and Oral Finasteride, are not suitable for everybody with Hair Loss.
  • Hair Growth medicines work to varying degrees in various individuals, and just trigger complete Re-growth in a minority of people. They work best for individuals who have less Hair Loss.
  • Hair Loss returns on the off chance that you quit taking the medication.
  • Finasteride is not suitable for women who may become pregnant, as it can cause extreme Birth defects.
  • Biotin is a Vitamin that makes hair and nails stronger and utilized regularly as an Adjuvant Therapy.
  • Corticosteroids are another type of medicine that might be, utilized for a few types of Hair Loss.
  • Less extreme cases of Alopecia Areata, are at times treated with corticosteroids infused into the influenced area. Systemic (Pill Form) Corticosteroids have long haul reactions and reserved for more extreme cases.
  • Another treatment for insensitive Alopecia Areata, is to purposely incite an Allergic Reaction Response (Contact Dermatitis) with a Chemical applied to the scalp. A rash creates, and hair frequently grows back in a similar spot a couple of months after the fact. However, it can be awkward.
  • A few people with Hair Loss have somewhat Low Iron or Zinc Levels and may benefit by Iron and Zinc supplements.
  • On the off chance that there is a systemic ailment prompting hair loss, at that point treating the basic ailment may help in Hair Growth.
  • For serious Alopecia of any type, medication may enhance the condition however cannot cure it. The rest of the choices are to experience Surgery or wear a Wig or Hairpiece or Hair Skin or Hair Patch.
  • Great quality modern Hair Parches or Hair Skin or Toupee or Hairpieces can be imperceptible.
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Wanted to know if I have hair fall and weakness which iron test should I get done.

BHMS
Homeopath, Chennai
Wanted to know if I have hair fall and weakness which iron test should I get done.
Dear lybrate user avoid shampoos and perfumed hair oils, use shika powder instead, eat more vegetables and whole fruits, drink plenty of water, since hair fall depends on many internal factors it needs an internal medicinal treatment for cure Homoeopathic constitutional treatment provides permanent cure from such tendency permanently by removing the root cause itself, medicines will be in nano dose and don't have any side effects or life long dependancy
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Dr. I am living in bangalore from last 5 months. But here I saw I am facing from hair fall problem. Please suggest me any permanent solution for this PROBLEM.

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Homeopath, Sindhudurg
Dr. I am living in bangalore from last 5 months. But here I saw I am facing from hair fall problem. Please suggest me...
Homoepathic treatment tricho tab 2tab 3times healwell company arnica hair oil healwell company tricho shampoo healwell company.
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Dr. I have so much fat so that I have STRETCH MARK in my whole body I am in worst condition please I have 93 weight now according to my age I am 16 years old I am so in bad condition please give me a homemade suggestion please Dr. reply.Please tell.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Hello, For Pink Stretch Marks: You can massage gently any good brand oil containing more percentage of vitamin E like olive oil, coconut oil, egg oil, bio-oil twice and aloe vera daily, but after completion of 1&1/2 months of giving birth (if the delivery was normal) or after 4 months (in case of caesarean section that too depends upon the condition of the stitches and the area). Make sure you are eating a nutrient based diet. Make sure that your skin is getting the proper nutrition so that it can repair and stay healthy. Drink enough water (2 litres daily), as the skin loses its elasticity when you are dehydrated. Being at a healthy weight also helps. Use Vaseline, or petroleum jelly to keep the skin moisturized. Can take vitamin C & E orally. If the stretch marks are white in colour, then you will have to opt for Laser which can only help you to reduce it to some extent only For weight reduction: It's good to reduce weight at right time as many problems are directly related to overweight! Remember, there's no magic bullet for weight loss. The key to losing weight is burning more calories than you consume. Choose a variety of healthy foods — such as fruits, vegetables, whole grains and lean sources of protein — and include physical activity in your daily routine. Go through the following guidelines and implement them in your routine: Management: 1: Drink plenty of water (at least 2-3 l/d) or other calorie-free beverages. 2: Be choosy about nighttime snacks. 3: Enjoy your favorite foods. 4: Have 6 meals per day - 3 main courses and 3 snack meals (snack meals should be healthy). 5: Do regular exercises daily (start with light and later may be little vigorous) . Exercise decreases the stress hormone in your body, burns calories and also increases the blood circulation. Preferably brisk walking, swimming, cycling, skipping. 6: Eat seasonal fruits. Fruit helps to satisfy your sweet tooth thanks to its natural sugars, while fresh vegetables help you fill up more quickly. Fruits and vegetables contain fiber to help you feel full quickly. 7: Eat more whole grains and cut simple carbs. Whole wheat bread, oatmeal, whole wheat pasta, sweet potato, and brown rice are all excellent sources of energy and sources of nutrition. 8: Choose lean proteins instead of fatty ones. 9: Cut the salt from your diet. Eating more sodium causes your body to retain water, which can cause you to feel bloated and gain more weight. 10: Don't skip meals. When you skip meals, your body stops breaking down fat and starts breaking down muscle tissue. Muscle tissue burns more calories at rest than other tissues, so you're actually working against your goals 11: Eat at home. Going out to eat makes it too easy to cheat. Food sold at restaurants is commonly much higher in fat, sodium, and other weight-loss killers. 12: Give yourself a treat now and then. If you're attending a party or going out for a special occasion, allow yourself an indulgence. Just make sure that these indulgences don't become daily habits. 13: Go for a health walk. Gear up yourself daily for a health walk which not only shed off your extra calorie, but also reduces the stress levels. 14: Take small frequent breaks for a quick walk in between as sitting for long hours together encourages the accumulation of fat in the body! Medication: Take homoeopathic medicine - Schwabe's Phytolacca Berry tablets/ thrice daily 1/2 an hr before the meals for 3 months. Thereafter revert me back for further guidance.
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I am just 26 years old and my hair are getting grey. Any ideas about how to turn them black again?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I am just 26 years old and my hair are getting grey. Any ideas about how to turn them black again?
Homoeopathic medicine LYCOPODIUM 30 ( Dr.Reckeweg) Drink 5 drops in 1 spoon freh water daily night HAIR AID DROPS( BAKSON) The above pack contains 2 type of drops HAIR AID INTERNAL -Drink 10 drop in 1 spoon fresh water twice daily HAIR AID EXTERNAL-Apply 40-45 drop after mixing in 1-2 spoon oil( Any oil mustard or coconut) on scalp 30 minutes before bath twice weekly Report after 3 monthss
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