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Hair and skin issues

I've always followed the same, for want of a better word, 'beauty' regimen and until now there have been no issues. But now suddenly, I am experiencing many appearance-related issues and having to rethink decades-old methods. My problems are with my hair and skin. Is this a thirties thing? I could do with some advice on how to look decent again, as well as some help dealing with the emotional repercussions of suddenly looking terrible all the time. [more inside]
posted by Ziggy500 on Aug 29, 2014 - 19 answers

Help a bald dog out?

7 month old puppy chewing herself constantly, huge bald spots. Any idea why? [more inside]
posted by ohsnapdragon on Jun 12, 2013 - 22 answers

How do we treat this wound on our cat's ear?

Yesterday we noticed this hairless patch on The Grey Lady Jane Grey's ear. What could it be, and how do we treat it? [more inside]
posted by aparrish on Apr 13, 2013 - 11 answers

Help me bring back my sparkle!

When have you been told ... "hey, are you doing something different? You look great!" [more inside]
posted by athena2255 on Mar 2, 2012 - 39 answers

ZOMBIE HAIR?

Why does hair "know" when to stop growing? [more inside]
posted by arveale on Oct 11, 2011 - 11 answers

thought it was a blackhead, but it's a bunch of tangled fibers

Weird disease? While cleansing my skin (oil cleansing method), I eventually pulled out what I thought were blackheads, but were actually a mass of black fibers tangled together (too thin for hair). Since noticing this, I realize that some of the blackheads my skin releases appear to be these same fibers. The only thing I can find online is Morgellons disease, but I don't have the feeling of bugs crawling under my skin, and I don't have lesions. Any ideas? [more inside]
posted by wannaknow on Oct 2, 2011 - 20 answers

Rinsing my hair with beer?!

Give me your best homemade beauty concoctions! [more inside]
posted by geegollygosh on May 26, 2011 - 32 answers

What is this growth on our kitten's elbow?

One of the kittens we're fostering has developed a weird hard nodule thing on one of his front elbows. What is it, is it bad, will he die? Pics and more inside. [more inside]
posted by Optimus Chyme on Apr 1, 2010 - 20 answers

Solutions for oily hair and skin?

Solutions for oily hair and skin? [more inside]
posted by cosmic osmo on Feb 5, 2009 - 20 answers

How to treat/prevent ingrown hairs

How does one treat, eliminate, and prevent ingrown hairs and red bumps from from hair waxing, especially in the pubic region? [more inside]
posted by oldlies on Apr 13, 2008 - 22 answers

Solutions to survive the pain of laser hair removal treatments please!

What can I do to make laser hair removal treatments more tolerable? [more inside]
posted by iamkimiam on Jul 17, 2007 - 18 answers

best moisturizer after hair-removal cream?

what is the best way to moisturize after using a hair-removal cream? [more inside]
posted by esolo on Apr 21, 2007 - 4 answers

Exfoliation Tolerance?

I have extremely soft skin, but laser sharp, straight facial hair. Gross details and an actual question in the [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Nov 22, 2006 - 14 answers

Is there a way to naturally remove chlorine from your skin and hair?

Is there a way to naturally remove chlorine from your skin and hair? [more inside]
posted by lunkfish on Jan 13, 2006 - 8 answers

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