hair-shedding

What Is Hair Shedding? Why Does My Hair Shed

Hair shedding, Everyone sheds hair and it’s completely normal to lose around 100 strands a day. Hair washing, brushing, combing and styling all account for the loss of a few hairs and, as with so many animals, we also tend to shed more hair at certain times of the year. Perhaps surprisingly, we tend to […]

Best Minoxidil For Women

What Is Minoxidil? Minoxidil is an antihypertensive vasodilator medication that was once used as a high blood pressure medication. Many patients using the medication for blood pressure found that hair growth occurred as an unusual side effect. Further research was then conducted on the drug, which found that it had a positive effect on thinning […]

Minoxidil Spray

Suffering from hair loss? Thanks to scientific advances it’s now possible to prevent further shedding and even regrow lost hair. While some men opt for the radical option of hair transplant surgery, most see great results simply by applying topical Minoxidil, the product originally marketed as Regaine. As with all topical medicines, how you apply […]

Symptoms of Minoxidil

When minoxidil was used as a popular oral treatment for high blood pressure, one of the side effects was hair growth and a seemingly reversal of male patterned baldness. That surprising symptom became the main attraction when minoxidil became the first drug approved by the FDA for treatment of hair loss. The pill version had […]

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Regaine vs Kirkland

Choosing a minoxidil product to combat hair loss isn’t always the easiest choice. There’s almost a dozen different brands out there, although the choice usually comes down to either Regaine or Kirkland. At first glance the products are very similar: both use the same active ingredient, minoxidil, to counteract hair loss. Both also offer the […]