What can prevent thinning or balding hair?

Treat not prevent. Use of Minoxidil and Propecia (finasteride) may help to minimize thinning or balding but will not prevent it.
Minoxidl hairmax. Minpxidl solution can prevent hair loss both in men and women. 2 per cent is effective for women , but they should first be evaluated for iron deficiency, thyroid or hormonal disorders. In men 5 per cent rogaine (minoxidil) works on the back pf the head. The hair max hand held laser can slow down hair loss in both men and women with daily at home use.

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What can men put on their hair to prevent balding?

Rogaine (minoxidil) foam. 5 per cent rogaine (minoxidil) foam will slow hair loss, mostly in the back of the head and grow hair in one third of men. It can be combined with oral Propecia or laser therapy to prevent hair loss. Men with a very strong pattern will lose significant hair but can lessen the loss. Read more...

Is it possible (and/or easy) to grow hair to prevent turning bald?

Treatment available. Rogaine (minoxidil) and Propecia are the two medications in the U.S. For treatment of baldness, mainly male-pattern baldness. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can evaluate and start treatment. Results vary from person to person, but one's "appearance" is usually improved. There is no cure for baldness, so the medications must be continued for the benefit to continue. Read more...

Why can I do to prevent balding? Losing hair not in the middle but to the left and right of the widows peak.

Normal male pattern. Hair loss pattern you're experiencing is the typical progression: left & right front sides regress more & more; may develop bald spot on crown; then they can meet. Options: topical rogaine/minoxidil used daily (if u stop, hair loss recurs); hair transplants from back of scalp; hairweave; toupee/hairpiece (good ones are expensive but look more natural); shave head (very popular); do nothing. Read more...
Medical management. There a few proven options to stop the hair loss. These include medications such as Minoxidil and finasteride. The two other options are laser light and protein rich plasma. A combination of all would be most effective. See a hair loss specialist. Read more...

How to reduce/prevent balding/gray hairs at a young age? I have very little but is there a way to help stop it? Male in the 20's.

No and Yes. Common offenders are your genes (Family history), Hormonal changes, Medical conditions, or Medications. If it is related to last three, its possible to reverse. Read more...
Gray hairs/ balding. First thing to know is that genetics plays the biggest role - we can't change our genetics. To reduce risks of early graying & hair loss: 1. Don't Smoke. 2. Correct Zinc, Vit B or other nutritional deficiencies. Vegans are at risk for Vit B12 deficiencies. 3. Ensure that your thyroid is healthy. 4. Diets> Eggs are rich in biotin. Dark greens are high in Vit A & C. Omega 3 fatty acids can be > Read more...

I am 22 and top of my hair is starting to thin? Will I go bald? Is there anything I can take to prevent this? My dad is bald and I never met mygrandpa

Male pattern baldnes. 35-40% of men experience significant hair loss/thinning by age 35, and 50% by age 50. The risk is higher in family with pattern baldness. You can't prevent it, but stay healthy will help skin/hair stay healthy longer. Rogaine (minoxidil) and/or Propecia can be used to regrow some/reduce loss but not a permanent fix. Hair transplant is a more permanent solution. Discuss with your doc. Good luck. Happy new year. Read more...

How can I reduce hair loss, increase hair growth and prevent balding with diet?

Iron. A low iron level can contribute to hair loss. Crash diets or rapid weight loss can also lead to hair loss. A well balanced diet with supplements if necessary can slow hair loss but not prevent it it is genetic . Read more...
No good way. Of course, make sure you get lots of b vitamins in your diet. But really, i would suggest some topical minoxidil. Read more...

My Father is bald (no hair) and I'm afraid to becoming like him. I'm 22. Is there a way to prevent hair loss? Or stop it 100%?

Don't worry yet. You may not be affected by your father's baldness. However if you do begin to lose your hair, you should start using minoxidil and dutasteride as soon as you notice hair fall. Hair loss is progressive, so the longer you wait the harder it is to gain the lost hair back. But don't worry too much about it unless it actually happens. Read more...