Patient Comments: Hair Loss - Treatments

Question:What hair loss treatments have worked well for you?

Comment from: Simon, 45-54 Male (Patient) Published: June 23

I have been using Regenepure DR shampoo for hair loss, and my hair is fuller and thicker than ever before.

Comment from: trungminhhanvu2811, 19-24 Female (Caregiver) Published: June 15

I am only just now seeing the results of using the Somaluxe shampoo (after about 1 month). I noticed that my hair isn't falling out like before.

Comment from: BarrisT, 45-54 Male (Patient) Published: February 22

I personally think there are some hair loss cures that might work for some but won't work for others. For me I'm using Quantum X Prime from Quantum Xmetics and my hair is returning now after 6 months of use. So far so good. I'm expecting another 6 months or so before I get my hair back but that isn't too bad for my age. If Prime didn't work I would try Rogaine. Wish you the best in your health.

Comment from: Taylor, 25-34 Female (Patient) Published: November 04

I was having trouble with losing hair while using shampoo and conditioner, and dry skin. I noticed that I definitely have reduced hair loss when showering and hair brushing (which was always somewhat concerning to me). I've been trying to grow my hair out for months and Hairburst products have helped a lot. I found this supplement, read the reviews and purchased it. I was so happy I have found this product! I have definitely been more confident about the strength of both my nails and hair. My skin has been really healthy as well. Many times you can be tricked and waste your money. However, I am extremely impressed and happy with this product!

Comment from: SuziQ, 25-34 Male (Patient) Published: July 28

I'm three weeks out from L2 L3 laminectomy. The pain was gone immediately. I was walking with the use of a walker going into surgery. I am now using crutches. My left leg is still numb and so are the toes on both feet. My feet are cold constantly and the veins in my feet are more prominent. I was really hoping to be able to walk on my own by now. I have post-operation checkup tomorrow and then I am heading to physical therapy. It's been very difficult to stay positive but I'm trying. After reading the many posts here I feel like I'm in pretty good shape.

Comment from: rogue324, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: July 22

I am only just now seeing the results of using the Somaluxe shampoo (after about 1 month). I noticed that my hair isn't falling out like before.

Comment from: MaryKay, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: October 29

I have used (Kirkland) minoxidil topical cream in the past for hair loss, with not that great of results after about 18 months' worth of use. I am a middle aged female that has recently had a face-lift which pulled my hairline back and on top of that my hair is thinning. I have been using a 5 percent minoxidil sulfate topical solution for 6 weeks and have seen very dramatic results. There is even a link there to a clinical study that claims that the sulfated version works exponentially stronger than regular, minoxidil, 14 times is what is stated in the study. If other minoxidil products have not worked, give minoxidil sulfate a try.

Comment from: Seedra, 25-34 Female (Patient) Published: April 06

I tried many hair fall solutions and finally I found a really effective hair fall treatment SL Handy Hair. I used this around 3 months and got my hair totally recovered. Drinking a lot water, eating fruits and vegetables and using natural aloe vera gel also can help to stop hair falling. Hope this will help you guys to get a natural healthy hair.

Comment from: Sam, 45-54 Male (Patient) Published: December 01

I used Medcare2go hair loss supplement that worked well for me. I also tried Avodart as well for a few months. Actually it depends on your personal condition and there cannot be just one solution for hair loss treatment.

Comment from: Harry, 75 or over Male (Patient) Published: August 04

I'm 80 years old. I fell from my bicycle 8 weeks ago and all of a sudden I am losing hair rapidly. I haven't needed a haircut for weeks (normal every 3 weeks) and I've noticed my beard is growing much more slowly also.

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