Category Archives: Hair Loss Treatments

Is minoxidil effective for treating hair loss?

Minoxidil is one of the most commonly used treatments for hair loss in women and men, and it is widely available in various forms all over the world. The drug was originally used to treat high blood pressure, but was … Continue reading

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What is Follicular Unit Transplantation?

There are many different things you can try to treat hair loss, including medication, hair replacement and cosmetic solutions to disguise bald patches or thinning hair. Some people choose hair transplantation surgery as a viable option for improving the appearance … Continue reading

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Hair loss treatment – why it is important to have realistic expectations

One of the reasons that the Internet is literally jam-packed with ‘miracle’ hair loss pills, injections, creams and other products is that people with hair loss are usually desperate for a cure. A lot of hair loss sufferers wish their … Continue reading

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An accidental discovery of a link between a chemical compound and hair regrowth in mice

A report published by the online publisher of peer-reviewed science, PLoS One, suggests the accidental discovery of a link between a chemical compound that can reverse and prevent alopecia in mice. The team was investigating the effects of stress on … Continue reading

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Don’t be fooled by ‘miracle cures’ for female hair loss

Although there are many genuine sources of help out there for women with hair loss, there are unfortunately just as many individuals, companies and websites looking to exploit desperate people by offering ‘miracle cures’. The truth is that a huge … Continue reading

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Medication for hair loss: what’s out there?

Once you have been diagnosed with female hair loss, the next step is to find a treatment that works for you. There are many options available nowadays, from medication and surgical procedures to more natural hair replacement techniques. In terms … Continue reading

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