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Hair Loss

Thinning of hair due to genetic, hormonal changes, medicines, radiotherapy, or stress is called hair loss. The symptoms of hair loss are receding hairline, hair on the top of the head gets thin, body hair loss, and patches of baldness.

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What should I take for brain fog, hair loss, and weight loss?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 55-year-old woman, and I had my left ovary removed at the age of 40. I am currently experiencing symptoms of low estrogens, such as brain fog, hair loss, pain, and weight loss. I have been taking vitamin supplements, but I would appreciate your guidance on the specific supplemen...  Read Full »

Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query and understood your concern. In your age group, these symptoms are commonly experienced due to hormonal changes, specifically related to menopause. I suggest you take Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) and Shatavari powder (Asparagus racemosus) in a d...  Read Full »

Why am I having severe hair loss for the past two months?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 18 years old. I have had beautiful long red hair my whole life. Recently for the past two months, I have had severe hair fall and it is now extremely thin and continuing to fall out. Nobody has answers for me.  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I just read your query. See it can have many reasons like genetic cause, nutritional deficit, and some underlying disease. You should ask your physician about thyroid function test and perform it after discussing it. Because severe hair fall can be due to thyroid dys...  Read Full »

Please suggest me an Ayurvedic medicine for hair fall.

Query: Dear Doctor, I have dandruff problem and it is causing massive hair fall. Kindly suggest me any Ayurvedic procedure or medicine for a cure.  Read Full »

Dr. Atul Bhatla

Answer: Hi, Welcome to There are many reasons for dandruff. Close examination can help diagnose the exact reason for dandruff. I am sharing some steps which usually help cure dandruff. Use MahaBhringraj Oil (any good brand) at night to massage scalp with finger tips. Saturate the scalp. On the...  Read Full »

My hairline is receding, and my hair has thinned. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor,Recently, my hair has been getting too thin, and my hairline is receding, too. My father is bald. Before, there was slight receding in the hairline, but the hair was thick. In the past two months, I have noticed a considerable reduction in the density of hair. I am using Neelibringhadi oil...  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I thoroughly read your query and understand your concern. As you have mentioned, your father is bald, so this might be hereditary. In that case, you can take precautionary measures: Keep on using Neel Bhringrajadi oil. Do gentle massage with it on your scalp on altern...  Read Full »

Please tell the medicine available in homeopathy to stop the hair fall and promotes hair growth.

Query: Hello doctor, I am 24 years old, and for the past nine years, I am facing a hair fall problems nowadays 60 % of my hair is falling from the top and front of my head. I checked my thyroid and hemoglobin many times, but their reports are good. I use many home remedies and hair oils, but when I stop u...  Read Full »

Dr. Sheetal Kamble

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I checked the attached photo (attachment removed to protect patient identity) and read your description. It seems you have been suffering from hair loss problem for a longtime. Do you eat healthy food like vegetables and fruits every day? Sometimes lack of nutrition ...  Read Full »

Can Neelibringadi and Propowdarikathi oil be used for hair loss?

Query: Hello doctor, Can you suggest which oil is the best for hair loss and growing hair? Can I use Neelibringadi and Propowdarikathi hair oil together for hair fall. And what about Keshyam hair oil? Please suggest.  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I just read your query and understand your concern. Use Neel Bhringrajadi oil for hair fall​. Massage your scalp with it one night before hair wash. Add foods like curry leaves, raisins, fresh fruits and vegetables, milk, cheese, etc. to your diet. In the eveni...  Read Full »

How to cure acne, common cold and hair loss by taking Ayurvedic medicines?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 19 years old male. I have acne, hair loss, dandruff, a common cold, and mouth ulcer. I want to lose my weight. Please suggest.  Read Full »

Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai

Answer: Hi, Welcome to There are several causes to have hair loss. Some of the reasons are excessive use of shampoos and conditioners, smoking, excess exposure to sunlight, changes in food habits and lifestyles, and change of place and water. Some medications also lead to hair fall. Hypothyro...  Read Full »

What can I do for sudden patchy hair loss?

Query: Hi doctor, Suddenly, I have hair loss with a small circle at the upper side of the right ear. What can I do? Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai

Answer: Hi, Welcome to There is sudden hair loss in patches, and it is known as alopecia or spot baldness. It can occur due to autoimmune issues, psychological stress or fungal infection. It can revert. According to Ayurveda, leech therapy may help you to have regrowth of hair. Also, after ru...  Read Full »

I am a 21-year-old female diagnosed with alopecia areata and seeking guidance on Ayurvedic treatment. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 21-year-old female diagnosed with alopecia areata since last week. I have begun dermatologist therapy, but am wondering if Ayurveda can help. Is this condition permanent, or can it be treated? On my bald spot, I have noticed tiny hairs and roots in the past two days. I also suf...  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have read the query, and I can understand your concern. Alopecia areata is an autoimmune disease where the body's cells attack and destroy other cells. The condition is treatable but takes time to regrow hair. It may take from nine months to 18 months. In Ayurveda...  Read Full »

I am a 25-year-old student suffering from hair loss and an itchy scalp. This has increased with my recent exams. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 25-year-old student and suffering from hair loss since few years I have an itching scalp. Whenever my exams come I can see many hairs falling on my books even washing my hair also I can see strands of hair on my hand. My scalp now can easily see the cause of the loss of hair. Ple...  Read Full »

Dr. Sheetal Kamble

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I am glad to answer your query and understand your concern. There are several reasons for hair loss in young people. After reading your history, it seems the mental stress due to exam is the cause for your hair loss. I have seen many such youngsters complaining about h...  Read Full »

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