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I had chemo 2 years ago for stage 3 breast cancer and lost my hair and it came back very thin and with bald spots. Has anyone else had this problem, if so what did you do?

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Learning About Breast Cancer about 8 years
 
  • Diana Foster Payne Profile
    anonymous
    Stage 4 Patient
    I haven't had any problems with my hair growing back personally, but I've heard Nioxin shampoo is very good for hair growth after chemo. Have you tried that?
    about 8 years Flag
    • Heather Ann Ryder Profile
      anonymous
      Stage 2A Patient

      Hello Diana...
      I know that I have not started this yet(13 more days till surgery) but my doctor said that he has had great results with Selenium. You can purchase at Walmart (on the bottom shelf...lol). It is also and antioxidant...but it helps...

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      Hello Diana...
      I know that I have not started this yet(13 more days till surgery) but my doctor said that he has had great results with Selenium. You can purchase at Walmart (on the bottom shelf...lol). It is also and antioxidant...but it helps hair growth and thickness. Its worth a try...

      about 8 years Flag
  • Christina Archambault Profile
    anonymous
    Stage 2B Patient
    I herd coconut oil works !
    about 8 years Comment Flag
  • Heather Ann Ryder Profile
    anonymous
    Stage 2A Patient
    I know that I have not started this yet(13 more days till surgery) but my doctor said that he has had great results with Selenium. You can purchase at Walmart (on the bottom shelf...lol). It is also and antioxidant...but it helps hair growth and thickness. Its worth a try...
    about 8 years Comment Flag

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