The hair loss problem affects both men and women – sometimes in different gradients but mostly is troublesome for both. Research suggests that there may be as many as more than 20 reasons for hair loss in both genders. It can be because of a multitude of reasons, stress being one of the most important ones apart from diseases and ailments. Worrying about hair loss is an add-on to the stress of losing hair. There are a lot of things – both from a medical and home remedies standpoint
Home Remedies for stopping hair loss
Natural products and their combinations such as Coconut Milk, Yogurt, and Onion Juice are the most commonly used ingredients used to curb hair loss. One can use yogurt, in conjunction with honey and lemon should be applied to hair scalp and roots. Leave it on for about half an hour and rinse with cold water. Application of the same every week for a month should show visible results. Another useful and commonly used remedy is to use onion juice either alone or with honey and rosewater. Grate the onion and take out the juice, mix with honey and add rosewater to get rid of the smell. Apply on the hair and leave for 30-40mins and wash with cold water.
Medical Remedies for stopping hair loss
While hair loss may not be completely stopped, it can definitely be controlled to a large extent. Rogaine Foam is one of the most commonly used medicines across the world. Approved by the FDA, it primarily focuses on hair growth and suspends hair loss. The key ingredient in it is Minoxidil, and one can expect to see visible results in three to four months’ time based on regular use – twice a day every day. It does, however, come with a small number of side effects which can be addressed by speaking with the doctor.