Heyy guys…

Is it true that You can increase the number of hair follicles?????
Follicles are situated inside our scalp….
is there a way to increase them to decrease baldness???
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replied July 23rd, 2008
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no, follicles are an anatomical structure as far as I know... you can't increase the number of follicles... or arms... or ears Smile

You can get more hair surgically inserted
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replied January 27th, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
Hair follicles cannot be increased because these are genetically predetermined. However, in certain diseases like androgenetic alopecia ,
hair follicles can be transplanted surgically.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan
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