What Is Minoxidil?
Minoxidil is a clinically proven treatment option most often used to treat hair loss. Applied as a topical foam or cream, it works by stimulating hair regrowth when applied to the scalp, and can be one of many tools available to getting back your seamless, full head of hair.
How Does It Work?
The exact details of how it works are currently unclear. It’s thought that as a vasodilator, it likely widens blood vessels in a small area to stimulate more blood flow, bringing oxygen and nutrients along with it. This is also seen to activate dormant hair follicles, stimulating growth around the area.
With daily application, thicker natural hairs are seen in growing in place of balding areas within months. This offers many sufferers of alopecia a non-invasive, proven method to getting volume back.
Are There Side Effects?
Before considering treatment with Minoxidil, we recommend taking a free, no obligation Hair Check consultation at Advanced Hair Studio, to arrive at the best treatment program for you.
Although side effects are rare, Minoxidil can cause the following:
- Skin irritation
- Unwanted hair growth
- Chest pain
- Weight changes
- Allergic reactions
Should any of these occur, it is recommended that you stop taking Minoxidil and consult with your doctor immediately.
Why Should I Consider Minoxidil?
Minoxidil is a recognised and widely used method to combat hair loss, readily available and can be applied to a number of hair loss conditions. It’s non-invasive, meaning that risks associated with surgery can be avoided. It also assists the growth of hair after surgery.
It can also be used to treat specific conditions like seasonal hair loss and spot baldness. Minoxidil is a popular treatment across the world, and has been established as an option for both male and female sufferers of hair loss.
It is clinically safe, regulated by the FDA, and recommended in most scenarios with minor exceptions. It is also a core component in many post-surgery treatment plans, helping hair to regrow in a supportive environment.
This cost-effective and easy treatment option could be the first step to a new you. Find out today if this is the treatment for you.
Does Advanced Hair Studio Use Minoxidil?
Advanced Hair Studio uses Minoxidil as part of its Advanced Laser Therapy Treatment Program. You can regrow your hair with the powerful combination of the latest laser beam technology, an FDA approved regrowth pharmaceutical, and a proven scalp and follicle treatment program. Visible benefits can occur in four months.