• June 2, 2023

Hair Loss Treatments For Men (According To Science)

There is a lot of confusion about which hair loss treatments for men actually work, and which ones are bogus. So let’s clear up the confusion by taking a comprehensive look into the scientifically backed treatment for men who are going bald.

0:00 Intro
0:30 Natural therapies for hair loss
1:10 Dietary supplements for hair loss
1:35 Shampoos
2:13 Tobacco and cigarette smoking accelerate hair loss
2:28 Framework for hair loss treatment options
3:31 Minoxidil deep dive
4:58 Finasteride deep dive
5:48 Concerns about Finasteride side effects
6:50 Finasteride dose reduction to reduce side effects
8:01 Combination Minoxidil and Finasteride
8:20 Hair replacement treatment options
8:35 Hair transplant surgery
9:20 Camouflage products
9:34 Emerging therapies for hair loss

One point of clarification: nutritional deficiencies don’t cause male pattern hair loss but can make it appear worse by affecting the quality of hair growth. Replenishing these nutrients can improve hair quality, but won’t reverse the balding process.

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[1] https://jddonline.com/articles/dermatology/S1545961614P0809X
[2] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/28879195/
[3] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6380979/
[4] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33313047/
[5] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31858672/
[6] https://www.karger.com/Article/FullText/508228
[7] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/10713476/
[8] https://www.karger.com/Article/FullText/512865
[9] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/25128118/
[10] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6691938/
[11] https://www.healthymale.org.au/mens-health/hair-loss-and-balding
[12] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/8846625/
[13] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/28396101/
[14] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/9777765/
[15] https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamadermatology/article-abstract/422032
[16] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7231981/
[17] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/10495375/
[18] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32166351/

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