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Hair loss for some months now. No significant growth. Hair

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Hair loss for some months now. No significant growth. Hair falling off just like that

Hi, I'm Dr Osula, how long has this been going on for?

And please confirm gender and age, thanks

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I'm a female 31yrs
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Its been like 2yrs so I cut my hair short
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
But anytime i comb it it falls so much. Andbuts not even. Some parts are short and others long.

Ok, have you had blood tests done for hair loss?

Are your periods normal?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I've been using different texturizer n gels though. I don't know whether to switch to supplements for hair growth
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I haventbdone any bloods. I moved to uk last February and noticed my cycle changed from 28 to 24 days. I dont know whether that's a concern

ok, you'll need a whole range of bloods tests to check for causes of hair loss

Ferritin (iron), Vitb12, folate, zinc

and hormone tests such as thyroid, LH, FSH, Testosterone

This is to check if you have vitamin deficiency or hormonal imbalance

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Please how do I go about that.
Do you have a GP?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I do
Only registered online and haven't gone for any services

Sorry for delayed reply, I did not recieve any notification

You can request your GP to do the blood tests I've suggested

That will be your starting point

But in the meantime, you can purchase hair loss supplements which you can find in Amazon website or Hollands & Barrett. I cant recommend anything specific but ensure they contain zinc, biotin, iron, copper etc and read the reviews

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Okay will do. Thanks a lot

No worries, please feel free to give feedback ratings if happy with my service, thanks

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