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Microneedling vs PRP: Which Is Better?

When it comes to microneedling vs. platelet-rich plasma, which is better? Dermatologists often recommend platelet-rich plasma therapy (PRP) as a treatment for hair loss. This autologous therapy evokes the body’s natural healing response, as does microneedling. We look at what the research studies say about the effectiveness of these two treatments. Time and cost factors … Read more…

EGCG: Does This Polyphenol Regrow Hair? | A Scientific Analysis

Epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), a compound found in green tea, is often included in serums and supplements targeted for hair growth. On the one hand, EGCG has the potential to impact a variety of diseases. As a powerful antioxidant and an antitumor agent, EGCG might have therapeutic benefit for those with diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, … Read more…

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I Am Experiencing Side Effects From Ketoconazole. What Should I Do?

What is Ketoconazole? Ketoconazole is an antifungal medication frequently used to treat various fungal infections around the body, including the scalp. It has also proven effective in managing hair loss problems, such as androgenic alopecia (AGA) and telogen effluvium (TE), typically through topical forms like shampoos. One of the advantages of using ketoconazole for hair … Read more…

Niostem: Can This Device Stimulate Hair Regrowth? Analyzing Marketing Claims Vs. Reality

Niostem is an at-home wearable device that purportedly uses electrical stimulation to stimulate hair follicle growth. Dr. Chacon-Martinez and Emil Aliev invented the device together and also founded the eponymous company, Niostem. This product is currently in the pre-order phase and will supposedly be available on Indiegogo (a crowdfunding website) in the near future.[1]Niostem, (no … Read more…

Are Low-Potency Corticosteroids Safe for Use as Hair Loss Treatments?

Corticosteroids are a class of steroid hormones that have emerged as a treatment against, in particular, alopecia areata and scarring alopecia. These compounds, synthesized to mimic the activity of cortisol, a hormone produced by the adrenal glands, exhibit potent anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive properties. This makes them effective in treating hair loss conditions where inflammation or … Read more…

Redensyl, Capixyl, & Procapil (RCP) For Natural Hair Regrowth? (Scientific Review)

Product Review: Redensyl, Capixyl & Procapil  Redensyl, Capixyl, and Procapil (RCP) are a set of all-natural products applied topically to fight hair loss. They’re often heralded as alternatives to hair loss drugs like minoxidil – mainly because of the results of a clinical study comparing RCP against 5% minoxidil. In this product review, we’ll take … Read more…