Hair Loss Treatments
Hair Loss & Alopecia Information, Support, and Treatments
Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    6

    Start of Treatment

    I really think I'm ready to start some form of treatment.

    I'd say I'm currently a 1.5. Thick all over the head, but my hairline is creeping back with miniturisation on the hairline.

    Do I need to use Minox with Fin? Does Minox work alone?

    I've messed around with natural supplements for a while but I think whilst that may have slowed down the progress, I feel I need to get on Fin now.

    I'm 23, is it that much to worry about? Will it thicken the hairs which are starting to miniturise?

    I don't want to wait any longer, I want to catch it now and I feel Fin is going to be the only possible way to stop my hair loss.

    Any advice would be great - thanks.

  2. #2
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    163

    Re: Start of Treatment

    Minoxidil will grow hair and thicken your existing hair while you take it, but without fin, your hair loss will continue to progress over the years. Nizoral may be a mildly effective alternative to finasteride if your hair loss isn't that bad, but the research is limited and anecdotal evidence is not conclusive. Fin is the safest bet.

Similar Threads

  1. When/whether to start treatment?
    By swimpc in forum Growth Stimulants - Rogaine, Minoxidil, Tricomin, etc.
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: October 2nd, 2009, 06:25 AM
  2. I'm about to start treatment
    By aristotle in forum Men's General Hair Loss Discussions
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: July 26th, 2008, 10:32 AM
  3. My story - Should I start treatment?
    By platforms in forum Tell Your Story
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: March 1st, 2008, 12:56 PM
  4. Is Propecia right to start my treatment?
    By shadowless in forum Antiandrogens - Propecia, Dutasteride, etc.
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: May 6th, 2007, 07:16 PM
  5. Looking to start treatment and need some advice..
    By Mark90210 in forum Men's General Hair Loss Discussions
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: August 16th, 2005, 01:28 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •