Hair Loss – I Was On Biotin Since I Had The Surgery

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My hair loss is scary and I will like to start some regrowth.

It had been 6 1/2 months since my surgery and in the last 2 months I reckon I have lost at least 1/3 of my hair. However, I think either the office and Doctor don’t know or they avoid telling you certain things so you won’t get any to take, I actually have purchased the silica nd biotin as recommended. HELP! Now this in turn weakens the hair shaft and can lead to breakage that looks like hair loss. It is bleaching, straightening, and relaxing don’t impact natural hair growth, they do damage the hair’s protein structure to some extent, says Kingsley, while chemical processing like permanent hair color.

hair loss Breakage ain’t true ‘hair loss,’ but it can reduce the thickness of your hair if it’s severe, she says.

Whenever washing with a ‘sulfate free’ shampoo, and using a deep conditioning hair mask to restore hair health, try adding biotin hair supplements.

We like It’s a 10 Miracle Hair Mask. Notice that contrary to old wives’ tales, certain hair colors and texture types don’t necessarily shed more or less than others. Women with thick or curly hair often use heat styling ols and may brush with more tension to work the comb through strands, that can cause the appearance of more shedding that is due to more breakage and damage. Let me tell you something. By the way I had no clue about the Nioxin, Biotin, Silica OR the head massages!! Now look. Anyhow, Actually I am losing my hair BIG TIME!! My hairdresser said that I could stand to lose a bunch of hair and never notice not anymore! Now I am looking at getting it cut shorter -it’s pretty long at the moment, to the middle of my back so I can cut off a lot and still have some length. I will admit that I made the decision to have it permed about 2 mos ago to percentage of hair I find everywhere everyday. Let me tell you something. Thank goodness I had ns of hair to begin with. I don’t think a stranger would say my hair was thin but people that I know say it definately looks thinner. I was scared and mad at myself for doing this after now and then it ok me getting ready for the surgery, the actually surgery and now I felt I have ruined it.

hair loss Actually I know what it use to look like and I am on a mission to get it back, people tell me it really looks fine.

Thanks to my new body, a bit stretched out, thanks Joey and a feeling of great accomplishment after a 85lbs lose I feel great.

As of day my beautiful son, Josiah James, is a healthy, strong four months old baby is the joy of my life and now I know he is should be safe and healthy I start to look at myself again and realize OMG my full thick naturally curly hair is almost 1/31/2 gone! I am preparing to try the Silica and scalp stimulation TODAY! After this whole experience I’ve realize in lifespan I can do ANYTHING! Thanks for the advice and I’ll keep you up to date as I eagerly watch for results. Since I was married, since I hadn’t been able to conceive for the two years preceding, By the way I was shocked, have a double whammy, two weeks after my surgery I got pregnant. Thinking this going to be an ideal incentive to come off it!

hair lossLet me ask you something. As I am only just post op I find it difficult to imagine taking tablets or capsules -anyone have words of advice/encouragement?

What’s the difference for bypass bods in quick/slow release/coated meds and similar?

I am using your website to try and get prepared for what’s coming -looking up Biotin and Silica costs over here in UK. I have chewable multivits and calcium but they taste horrid -and I am on a prescription anti depressant which I got from my GP in liquid form and it tastes so foul it makes you look for to throw up! Some info can be found online. If you don’t wash your hair as often say you limit to once or twice a week cleansings you’ll notice more fallout that has built up when you do wash.

hair loss Sometimes it’s just genetic.

You could naturally lose closer to 100 hairs a day while your BFF may only shed 60 strands.

Some women find their hair sheds more in the late summer and less in the winter. I have a bunch of GERD problems but am working on them and still I do not eat a cup of food at a time and all sugars make me sick now. You see, my hair loss is what’s really getting to me. Can someone should I do it again oh yes but it has not been easy. I love how I am looking but let me tell you dealing with quite a few side affects had been something else. Did you hear about something like this before? I use to have nice thick hair but not I can blow dry it in very short order and it seems like more falls out everyday. Thanks for the advice and I am taking Biton now but no clue how much to take a day. Although, I had the VGS done on May 19th 2010 and date have lost 70 lbs. I had the RNY in May 2010 and I have lost 100 lbs.


Hopefully this will stop the loss and begin the regrowth!

Good Luck to all of you guys that are going through identical situation! On p of that, j/K….No, really I have lost a bit of a bit of my hair, I cut it short, use Nioxin shampoo and have started taking Flaxseed Oil and Biotin about 2 weeks ago and I have already noticed a difference in the texture of my hair. I had bypass may My dietary had been fantastic and the op has given me back my life, however I have noticed hair loss just recently….nobody ld me about hair loss problems and whilst I researched the op I didn see hair loss problems anywhere I read.

I was taking Biotin for 6 weeks now and I am losing my hair faster and faster.

My next venture is a wig.

Most times, Know what guys, I do not even need to eat. My daughter is getting married in April and I surely do not seek for to be the bald mother of the bride. On p of this, I am tired of crying about this….Thank you. Normally, That’s a fact, it’s so hard, I’m almost sure I am doing best in order to get all my protein in. Now look. Was ld right after you use it you can’t stop, By the way I was preparing to try Rogaine. My kids or husband remind me to eat something. It does not, I actually cut my hair short hoping it would help to mask the ugliness of losing my hair. Protein shakes make me throw up, a number of them I can’t get past the smell before ssing my cookies.

I will love any advice any of you could give me. I will love any advice. As with all vitamins, they’re not all created equal. Normally, I had also developed a MRSA infection about 5 days after the surgery and it ok about six months to remove that! Considering the above said. It really does matter what kind of shampoo and conditioner you use. We have to ensure our bodies are able to process and absorb the supplements we take, as gastric bypass patients. They have been supposed to have done it laparascopically but were unable to do as long as they found a hernia. Besides, the damage these chemical processes do will make for duller hair and fallout. I personally have a religious conviction against cutting my hair.

They’ve got items I haven’t seen anywhere else, and daily specials that can be fantastic -including free samples every now and after that!

Unless you need a brush full of ‘fallenout’ hair, well, 100 brush strokes may not be p thing at this point.

You can massage your scalp yourself any time -as long as your hair ain’t wet. I have used rogaine and the vitamins recommended without success. Ok, and now one of the most important parts. My Diabetes did go away for about a year but is back now. I’d never survive without shakes and protein snacks. Then again, the principle is a very good one. I’m sure you heard about this. Use the tips of your fingers -never your fingernails -and rub in small circles. On p of that, please think twice about having this surgery! Afterwards, you’re preparing to lose more. It’s about more than getting a clean head. Now pay attention please. It also has to compensate for that loss. Ok, and now one of the most important parts. Old advice to brush your hair 100 strokes almost any night before bed? Now please pay attention. Now it’s VERY thin without any signs of coming back since My hair has fallen out extremely.

It can be very traumatic to see clumps of hair in the shower drain, or to run your fingers through your hair and come out with a handful.

She does that as long as it’s good for your scalp and your hair.

Best of all, it’s dirt cheap. Even a full year after gastric bypass, I actually find it impossible to get 80 protein grams from diet alone. Then again, my highest weight was 371 lbs. Nioxin is the main hair care line formulated exclusively as skin care for the scalp. A well-known fact that is. Drinks, powders, cereals, chips -you name it, they’ve got it. One thing I remember from Cosmetology School all those years ago is how to keep hair healthy. It’s a well any perms, color treatments, and stuff, damage your hair and could be avoided at this time. Have you heard of something like that before? You have to use the absolute best you can afford. Which is why you’d better consider adding By the way I spent about $ 10 on a six month supply, with the special they have been running at the time. What makes it work is massaging your scalp. Have you ever noticed when you’re being shampooed at the beauty shop that the stylist really massages your scalp? Massaging 5 10″ minutes almost any day will lead to a healthier, happier scalp and better hair. Notice that should love to talk with anyone about this. It is it sends more strands into resting phases and temporarily suspends production of new strands. Since the biggest reason we lose hair after surgery actually is a lack of nutrients getting to our hair follicles, so it makes sense that getting more nutrients to our hair will minimize hair loss. Nothing will keep you from losing any hair really. Coloring your hair will make the hair shaft a little thicker, and that can give you the appearance of fullness. It works to provide an optimal scalp environment to both minimize hair loss stimulate faster, healthier regrowth. While it’s difficult to stop hair from falling out, you most certainly was not always easy to do.

Off, be sure you’re getting all of your protein.


When your scalp feels all nice and tingly you’ll know you’ve got the blood flowing. Remember, I therefore had an open bypass in which they cut about10 inches down the center of my stomach and to this day I have not tally healed. Will a perm. Our hair was not one of them. Suddenly, our hair must do without the nutrients it needs to grow. My doctor recommended 60 grams or more a day. It can’t be prevented. There’re things you can do that seem to help. As a result, I noticed a difference in my hair within 23 weeks, when I started taking Silica. You really can minimize that loss, and weight reduction surgery, our bodies are forced to live on drastically lower amounts of calories. Usually, healthy hair comes from a healthy scalp.

Even without diet surgery, you lose a certain number of hairs every day.

It is more than 3 years and I am still dealing with an open wound of about 3 inches.

I will say that keeping your ends trimmed or even going for a shorter cut shan’t only diet and for my hair. Although, this website focuses exclusively on protein for bariatric patients. You’ll feel it starting to work within a few minutes. On p of this, the massage sends more blood to your scalp and helps loosen scalp muscles. All the remaining nutrients are channeled to the organs that need them most, in order to compensate for the reduction. Besides, there’s best of luck!

I swear I have tried most protein drinks and had problems with them all plus it tastes like crap. Better I have tried is nectar. I tried a few of their protein snacks. It comes in lots of different flavors best of all I can mix it with water and they still taste great There’s a place near me called Nashua nutrition located in nashua, nh that caters to the bariatric crowd. Some are really good! I had my surgery 10/12/10 the hair is going like crazy which is depressing but dr did mention it’s temporary so I’m clinging to that. Actually, seek the advice of a dermatologist or trichologist, says Kingsley, if excessive hair shedding continues for longer than three months.

Chronic hair loss can signify that something ain’t quite right internally.

When must you be concerned?

While hypo or hyperthyroid complications, the most common causes of longterm hair loss are deficiencies in iron. Consequently vitamin B12. Fixing the underlying problem can anyway and that’s in addition to my morning egg!

While nothing else seems to make me feel all that full, I haven’t had a single food issue and though I do reach a limit with how much meat I can eat at a time.

I still can’t eat very much and don’t get nearly enough protein.

I went from being a natural medium blonde to a redhead with high lights. They’ve been very understanding and considerate of my feelings and were very honest as to what looked best on me. I went to a shop that specializes in products for cancer patients. Keep reading. I have had a very easy time of it and have lost 90 pounds and wear a size When I look in the mirror I don’t recognize myself. I’m glad that I found this website and know that I’m not alone with what I’m experiencing.

I was so self conscious that a month ago I bought a wig.

That makes my day!!

I’d say that if you are really bothered by the hair loss, go to a decent wig shop, and try a few on. I’ve lost 1/2 of my hair. Acid reflux, high blood pressure and diabetes are gone!! I hope that my post will I decided to have fun with it, since I knew that my co workers and friends will know that I was wearing a wig. Those that can not see me on a daily basis have commented on my new haircut!!!! Give a wig a try, So if an old gal like me can do it. It’s stacked in the back and a chin lenth bob on the sides. I was ld about the hair loss preop but I know it’s much worse than I thought it my be. You see, I’m planning to try the Unjury or Cytomax Protein. Doesn’t it sound familiar? I figure, new body what if you new hair. I had GB April 282010, one week before my 65th birthday. I’m sure it sounds familiar. Look, there’re certain factors that can cause you to shed more than usual.

You’re not alone, So in case you feel like you’re losing hair.

Experts say that what’s happening is more than likely normal, a lot of women see tufts in the drain or on the bathroom floor and freak out.

While shorter locks can appear to shed less, So if you have longer strands, it’ll appear that more hair has fallen, What that can look like varies from person to person. As a matter of fact, best of luck to everyone on this journey!

Is anyone else having difficulty with getting their water intake in?

After reading this, I am going for a haircut today, it continues to come out, By the way I was afraid to cut my hair.

I had my surgery on 4/01/10, I have lost 121lbs as of this morning. I’m thankful everyday that I chose to have the surgery, Know what guys, I am no longer O2 dependent and no longer have diabetes, so this surgery saved my life, I wish I will have done it years ago, I’m pretty sure I will take the hair loss! I am so tired of feeling tired, no energy anyway. My blood sugar stays high. When?? As a result, I have diabetes. My Dr. All of the vitimans I take are making me sick to my stomach. I know I don’t drink enough water or get enough protein. Eventually, I had bypass surgery November 15 I am so scared I am preparing to die. Now it looks terrible. I had my surgery April 12th 2010/ I was 368 pounds at 29 years old. Fact, I am glad that I found this so now I know what I can do to get a certain amount it back!!

My sister at one point was envious of my hair.

I have lost 130 pounds so far and I am feeling fantastic about the choice I made.

Thanks!! I like a lot of you lost ALOT of my hair. I had gastric bypass surgery on November 3, 2010 and have lost 52 lbs to date. I drink on it all day and have a protein shake in the morning so I am getting 68g in a day. I was getting really nervous about it and talked with a friend who had the surgery years ago and she ld me about the Nioxin. My hair is falling out by the handfuls. This is the case. Protein drink is called Cytomax Protein and I found mine at my local wholesale nutrition store. Started using it this morning and I’ve been taking Biotin for about a week. I have found a protein drink that has a really good flavor and has 40g of protein.

I was using unflavored protein powder that I buy at GNC, as for the shakes.

I can no longer drink milk cant stand the sight of it.

Love the unflavored protein. I was throwing up from the protein shakes and found out that the milk in them makes me sick. Besides, I mix 1 scoop with crystal light…. It’s very sensitive to any stress placed on the body, since hair is a nonessential tissue. Generally, shortterm blips like a stomach bug, a high fever, a particularly stressful month at the office, or a weeklong crash diet often cause excessive shedding even six to 10 weeks later. Your hair will stop falling out on its own and will grow back as usual. Notice, the good news is that as long as your system has recovered and you continue to take care of yourself, there’s no cause for concern, says Kingsley. Consequently, I had GBS on 9/30/I have lost about 54 lbs and consider that is losing slow. I’m like quite a few you with protein. I also have troubles with constipation….any suggestions? Thank you for this site, I’m almost sure I will try these suggestions. There’s more information about this stuff on this site. I have just started to lose my hair at 3 months post surgery and I know it’s not surely is a great method get the protein in.

I dont regret a minute of it.

I have thick hair so I am hoping I wont show thin hair soon. I am 6 months out and lost 76 pounds. I love the new me and I am a lot happier because of it. Fact, it’s very upsetting when you see large clumps of hair come out in your hands. I just ordered the vitamins and plan on getting the shampoo. I will add extra protien to my diet but it makes me feel very much better to know so it is normal and that by taking these steps that I am not doing something wrong. I will spend the afternoon looking up shampoos and Nioxin. Therefore, I will have my surgery Nov. Keep me in your prayers. However, yes I am scared. God be with you all. Usually, thank you very much for maximum information. Has anybody out there had the reduction of thier upper arm surgery and if so could you please tell me how it went, and if I will need to getit flesh colored tatooed because of the scars.

I don’t know about you guys but I’ve known how much I’ve weighed everyday of my life since I was I don’t go to him anymore!

Hi guys, To be honest I am really interested in this shrink your pouch diet.

He said that he had seen them stretched to the size of a footballs. My surgeon ld me it was virtually impossible to stretch your pouch. I don’t know if I believe him, he is an arrogant guy, virtually he ld me that I weighed 20 lbs less than I did at surgery time. With that said, it sounds really like this pouch shrinking works to me and I know that there’s been days I didn’t eat much and after that it was so easy to get full. Fact, I look for to get surgery on my arms, they are hideous and so next to impossible to hide. So, just after I loose 10 more lbs, it’s still a battle. I like to blame it on menopause. Mentalpause, my ‘exsurgeon’ says I should get down to 135….right maybe if I was 19… my question is. What you do stretch is your ESOPHAGUS. Needless to say. However, I thought the surgery was a snap and really my couple weeks post op were spent eating soup and scrambled eggs.

I had my surgery on Dec.

I started taking my meds the first day after my surgery.

I cooked a huge dinner and nibbled on By the way I couldn’t stand the bloated feeling. I started walking laps around the nurses station as long as my doc said I could. Let me tell you something. I didn’t tell anyone I’d had the the surgery. Accordingly the other thing I was surprised about the surgerie itself was the gas they inject into your abdominal cavity, By the way I guess its as I’ve been a for 30 years and we’re horrible patients. We all went to Disney World for the weekend. I’m on biotin since I had the surgery. I had my gastric bypass in June I have lost 70 pounds and have had to go in to have dilitation twice because of strictures which made it very almost impossible to get enough nutrition in. I am willing to try anything. Known didn’t help. It seems like nothing helps. My hair is falling out by the handfuls.

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