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What Is DHT’s Role in Male Baldness? 

What Is DHT’s Role in Male Baldness? 

September 2, 2022
Androgenetic alopecia is a common and treatable and sometimes reversible form of hair loss. Its cause is thought to be a genetic sensitivity of the hair follicles to dihydrotestosterone (DHT), a ho…
Why Is My Hair Falling Out? You Could Just Be Shedding

Why Is My Hair Falling Out? You Could Just Be Shedding

August 26, 2022
Everyone sheds about 50 to 100 hairs each day. As hair goes through its growth cycle, it is completely normal for hair follicles to go through a resting phase and shed hair. However, when excessive…
Minoxidil Side Effects: What Are They?

Minoxidil Side Effects: What Are They?

August 17, 2022
Topical minoxidil is available over the counter and is used to treat hair loss. Minoxidil was initially developed to treat ulcers, but it was not effective. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) a…
13 Medications That Can Cause Hair Loss

13 Medications That Can Cause Hair Loss

August 16, 2022
Hair loss is not life-threatening, but it can be distressing, especially when you don’t know what’s causing it. Some medications cause hair loss. Depending on the medication’s effect on…
Finasteride for Hair Loss: An Overview

Finasteride for Hair Loss: An Overview

September 22, 2020
What’s the best hair loss treatment for men? Talk to anyone that is currently or has already lost some hair, and they will tell you it feels like you are fighting a losing battle.  Androgenic …
Finasteride Reviews: What Real People Think of Finasteride

Finasteride Reviews: What Real People Think of Finasteride

February 27, 2020
Finasteride, the generic form of Propecia, is an extremely popular, affordable, and effective medication for male pattern hair loss.  It’s been around for nearly three decades and helped liter…
Finasteride Interactions and Contraindications

Finasteride Interactions and Contraindications

February 26, 2020
One of the most effective male pattern hair loss treatments of the last 3 decades is Propecia, often known by its generic name finasteride.  Finasteride is an oral medication designed to targe…
An Overview of Finasteride Side Effects

An Overview of Finasteride Side Effects

February 25, 2020
Finasteride, the generic form of brand-name Propecia, is one of the most affordable and effective hair loss remedies on the market today.  With nearly three decades of use history, it has been…
What Causes Male Pattern Baldness or Hair Loss?

What Causes Male Pattern Baldness or Hair Loss?

January 12, 2020
Medically reviewed by Leann Poston, M.D. on 9/17/20 For many appearance-conscious men, few things rank higher on the list of concerns or cause for alarm than male pattern baldness or hair loss.&nbs…
Finasteride for Hair Loss

Finasteride for Hair Loss

October 19, 2019
What’s the best hair loss treatment for men? Talk to anyone that is currently or has already lost some hair, and they will tell you it feels like you are fighting a losing battle.  Andro…

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