In December 1997, the FDA approved a 1mg dose of finasteride for the treatment of androgenetic alopecia (male pattern baldness) in men. Propecia is the first drug in history to effectively treat male pattern baldness in the majority of men who use it.
Spironolactone (Aldactone) is primarily used to treat fluid build-up due to heart failure, kidney disease, or liver scarring. It’s also used for treating high blood pressure, low blood potassium, excessive hair growth in women, and transgender hormone therapy.
You know what? Some people literally pull their own hair out. It’s called Trichotillomania. People with this disorder hard a hard time controlling the urge to pull out their own hair, whether from their heads or another part of their body. Sometimes they do it without thinking about it, like automatically. Other times they do it on purpose to relieve stress or tension. They may remove hair in specific ways or patterns. They may even eat the hair once they’ve pulled it out. If this describes you, talk to a medical professional. There are ways to get help if it’s become a serious problem for you.
That said, it seems that spot treating with minoxidil does work (even for the front of the hair), but my concern is that I read that after a few months minoxidil can cause shedding in other parts of the hair, even when not applied to those sections. Do you know anything about this?
Mustard oil when boiled with henna leaves gains properties that are highly beneficial for hair growth. Boil about 250 ml of mustard oil and add about 60 grams of henna leaves into it gradually. Filter the oil from leaves and store it. Use this preparation for gentle massage on a regular basis. Regular and long-term usage shows amazing results.
Bosley Professional Strength 2% Hair Re-Growth Treatment. This topical treatment is FDA Approved and clinically proven to re-grow hair and halt or slow down hair loss in some cases, for women with genetically driven hair loss.
The most common cause in men is raised levels of dihydrotestosterone (DHT). This is the aging hormone that tends to destroy and neutralize hair follicles. DHT will cause the hair follicle to shrink, and in some cases cause it to completely disappear. DHT is your body’s response high levels of estrogen in the body. In a man’s body, high levels of estrogen are often caused by toxins, either from the environment or from food additives. These toxins clog the liver and cause it to malfunction. One of the best things to do then, in this case is to do a colon cleanse and a liver flush. After the liver functions normally again, the estrogen levels will also return to normal. And, in turn, the body’s production of DHT will reduce and THAT will help to reverse hair loss!
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Saw palmetto is a plant with small berries that’s often used as part of a treatment plan for an enlarged prostate. While research is narrow on saw palmetto’s ability to treat hair loss, one study showed positive results for men treated with a topical formulation.
Horsetail stimulates blood vessels in the scalp, promoting growth of new hair. Horsetail also acts as an anti-allergen and anti-viral. Furthermore, the abundance of silica naturally present in horsetail helps to repair damage, strengthens new and existing growth, and imparts a healthy shine to hair. To make prepare this remedy, steep one part dried horsetail in two parts water for at least one hour.
Studies are showing that applying caffeine to your skin can help hair follicles stay active and healthy longer. The Ultrax Labs Hair Surge Shampoo contains both caffeine as well as a 0.2% solution of Ketoconazole and Saw Palmetto, both of which block the follicle-killer DHT.