The Difference Between Women’s Minoxidil and Men’s Minoxidil

The Difference Between Women’s Minoxidil and Men’s Minoxidil History of Minoxidil Minoxidil was originally developed in tablet form to treat high blood pressure, but scientists discovered an interesting side effect that appeared during human testing: Test subjects were reporting new body hair growth. This finding was the beginning of minoxidil being used in topical solution […]

Top 5 Vitamins for Hair Growth

Top 5 Vitamins for Hair Growth Hair is the fastest growing tissue in the human body, and for hair tissue to grow efficiently, it needs vitamins! Vitamins are absorbed by the body through consuming food. Now, this may sound easy; however, in today’s culture of fast-food, highly processed, GMOs – cooking with REAL, unprocessed food […]

Top 7 Foods to Eat for Hair Health

Top 7 Foods to Eat for Hair Health Hair health is affected by your diet. Consuming a healthy diet of natural, unprocessed foods can lead to lush, shiny, beautiful hair! Here’s a list of 7 foods that can improve hair health: 1. Spinach Spinach Spinach contains iron, folate, beta carotene, and vitamins A and C […]

The Truth About Female Pattern Hair Loss

The Truth About Female Pattern Hair Loss It is estimated that one-third of all women will experience female pattern hair loss (also known as androgenetic alopecia) at some time in their lives, especially postmenopausal women. Because hair loss is less socially acceptable for women than men, the effects of hair loss for women can be […]

The DOs and DON’Ts of Hair Care

The DOs and DON’Ts of Hair Care Maintaining beautiful and healthy hair doesn’t have to be rock-science! You shouldn’t have to spend hundreds of dollars on hair products that make empty promises or thousands of hours online researching the latest hairstyling trends and hair health advice. Hair is fragile and by adopting new styling routines, […]

14 Foods That Fight Hair Loss

What we eat has a huge effect on the health of our hair! A lack of the right nutrients including vitamins A, C, D and E, zinc, B vitamins, iron, biotin, protein, and essential fatty acids may slow down hair growth or even cause hair loss. Fortunately, correcting a deficiency in any of these nutrients through […]

Can I Use Minoxidil Long Term? Results After 15 Years Use

Hair thinning can be a troubling and embarrassing issue for both men and women, with male pattern baldness affecting around one-third of all men. Minoxidil is a proven medication for hair regrowth and loss prevention in males that requires ongoing use and is therefore deemed safe for long-term use. Why Minoxidil is useful By the […]

What is DHT?

It’s estimated that approximately 50 million men in the United States have some degree of hair loss. It’s even more common among men over the age of 50. The most common type of hair loss is male-pattern baldness (androgenetic alopecia). A significant contributing factor to a progressive loss of hair is hormonal changes, especially a […]

Minoxidil Shampoo—What You Need to Know Before You Buy

Before it was marketed as a topical hair loss solution, Minoxidil oral pills were in use for decades for the treatment of high blood pressure. During this time, one of the offshoots or ‘side effects’ noticed was that the use of the medication stimulated hair growth and reversed male pattern baldness to some degree. This […]

Minoxidil Foam vs. Liquid: Which One is Better?

Minoxidil Rogaine is an FDA-approved topical treatment for hair loss. It was first designed to be used for men; however, over the years, both men and women have used this over-the-counter treatment for hair loss due to androgenic alopecia. Minoxidil Rogaine prevents hair loss from happening by slowing down the rate of the shedding. This […]