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Does Rogaine Work
According to them: "the exact mechanism of action of rogaine is uncertain. However, researchers believe that rogaine works in part by partially enlarging the hair follicles and reversing the miniaturization process. By enlarging miniaturized follicles, the growth phase of the hair cycle is prolonged, allowing the hair to become longer and thicker looking and with more follicles in the growth phase at the same time.". ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Two ways: Minoxidil makes hair follicles wider so your hair is thicker. It also increases the growth phase of your hair so that you grow longer hair and more strands of hair. Unfortunately, this isn't a permanent one time only treatment. You need to continue using Minoxidil to maintain your hair growth. ...Read more
It May: Rogaine (minoxidil) is approved for application on the scalp to grow hair as an over the counter product. Trying it in other areas may work, but more likely you would benefit from a medical evaluation and other therapies (some people do hair transplant to missing beard hair areas!). ...Read more
Rogain: Yes other side effects which include and not limited to these 1severe allergic reaction like with any drug 2unwanted facial hair growth 3chest pain 4dizziness 5fast heartbeat 6sudden unexplained weight gain 7swelling og hands and feet many people have no side effects, but one can get and to add to all these the cost of the med these are the only downside to your query. ...Read more
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