When you are faced with the problem of hair loss, you may mens toupee not know what you are going to do about it. There are a few things that might help you out though.
There are a couple of treatments that you can consider if you are willing to go to your doctor for help. These treatments may have been something that you had heard of before you even started on the road to needing help with your hair loss issues, and include:
o Minoxidil – This is another name for Rogaine and you can get it over the counter. You might have seen the advertisements for this product on TV, but you should do a little bit of research on it and talk to your doctor before you go out and get this particular medication. This product doesn’t necessarily grow back your hair, but it may help with what hair may be left on the head. You will have to keep applying it two times a day for it to really work, and some people have challenges with this daily discipline. You may also get a drug that comes in a higher strength, but it’s still pretty expensive.
o Finasteride – This is a lower dose medication than Minoxidil that has serious side effects such as the shrinking of the prostate when taken over time. You may have heard of its other name, Propecia. This is a prescription only medication that is also taken two times a day. This will also help you keep the hair that you have, but will probably not help you to grow much new hair. One major side effect of this drug is impotence, but it’s really very uncommon.