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FAQs about Hair Growth

What causes unwanted hair growth in men?

What causes unwanted hair growth in men?

Hair patterns are dynamic It is our hormones and our genetic makeup that dictate the patterns of hair growth in most of us. Testosterone is the most potent of the male hormones. Testosterone stimulates hair growth on the face and body. Generally, the more testosterone, the faster and coarser body and facial and body hair will grow. Beginning at puberty, and often accelerating during the 20’s, total body hair increases men. The changing pattern of hair growth on the shoulders and back can...

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What causes hair growth in women?

What causes hair growth in women?

Natural  body phases and glandular disorders can cause some hair problems. Some may be endowed with heavy brows, some a shadowy upper lip,  chin or sideburns. But it is our hormones and our unique genetic makeup  that dictate or influence the patterns of hair growth in most of us. Hair  growth can often be traced to testosterone, a potent male hormone. Both  sexes produce testosterone in their bodies, but to different degrees,  of course. Testosterone stimulates hair growth on the face and...

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