How do you use minoxidil for diffuse thinning?
Pull off the cap. Part the hair into one or more rows to expose the hair thinning area on the scalp. Hold the can upside down and press the nozzle to put foam on your fingers. Use your fingers to spread the foam over the hair loss area and gently massage into your scalp.
Does minoxidil stop diffuse thinning?
Treating Diffuse Thinning Most of the time, hair loss treatments such as minoxidil and finasteride can stop hair loss and prevent diffuse thinning from getting worse.
Does Rogaine work on thinning hair?
Rogaine works best in people with hereditary hair loss at the vertex of the scalp (the area at the back of the head, just under the crown) or for women with general thinning of hair on the top of the scalp. Rogaine isnt meant for a receding hairline or baldness at the front of your scalp.
What is the best treatment for diffuse thinning?
How can it be treated? Thankfully, diffuse thinning is not a permanent condition and it can be treated easily with medication. Minoxidil, Finasteride and other DHT blocking agents in shampoo form are the three most popular options.
Should I wash my hair everyday when using Rogaine?
While using rogaine its best to wash your hair every day. If you do not wash your hair daily while using rogaine, you might experience scalp burning, itching, redness, or irritant contact dermatitis. Rogaine is best applied to a clean, dry scalp.
Can you use too much Rogaine?
Do not use more of it and do not use it more often than your doctor ordered. To do so may increase the chance of it being absorbed through the skin. For the same reason, do not apply minoxidil to other parts of your body. Absorption into the body may affect the heart and blood vessels and cause unwanted effects.
Do you apply Rogaine to wet or dry hair?
We suggest that you at least towel-dry your hair before applying ROGAINE® products so that your hair is no longer dripping.