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by HairLossFight.com
Thu Jan 25, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: Hair Transplant / Hair Restoration Surgery Results
Topic: Dr. Baubac Hayatdavoudi - 3,505 FUE graft result
Replies: 4
Views: 2488

Re: Dr. Baubac Hayatdavoudi - 3,505 FUE graft result

Very nice result aesthetically. The frontal forelock looks really dense! Nice job!
by HairLossFight.com
Wed Dec 13, 2017 10:55 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Just getting headache after 16 years of minox
Replies: 4
Views: 3784

Re: Just getting headache after 16 years of minox

Hey intricate1,

Sorry for the late reply here. Wondering if you are still using the Rogaine foam, and if so are you still having the headaches?
by HairLossFight.com
Tue Apr 25, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: General Hair Loss Discussions
Topic: Crown thinning
Replies: 1
Views: 4689

Re: Crown thinning

Hi John, First, welcome to the forums - and apology for the delayed reply. Second, your story is not unusual at all. Pattern baldness can be handed down from either side of your family (mom or dad's side). If you're thinning in the crown, my guess is you are probably suffering from the beginning of ...
by HairLossFight.com
Sat Mar 11, 2017 6:21 pm
Forum: General Hair Loss Discussions
Topic: Short, white men more likely to go bald?
Replies: 1
Views: 4532

Short, white men more likely to go bald?

Some of the same genes that regulate human height appear to also play a role in determining one's risk of premature hair loss, says a new study.
http://www.seeker.com/short-white-men-a ... 56539.html

Hmmm...
by HairLossFight.com
Sat Mar 11, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: General Hair Loss Discussions
Topic: Propecia and persistent erectile dysfunction in a small percentage of users
Replies: 0
Views: 4402

Propecia and persistent erectile dysfunction in a small percentage of users

Hair Loss Drug Propecia Carries Risk of Losing Something Else The risks of the drug are discussed at length online and the controversy has encouraged a number of law firms to advertise litigation services specifically for men claiming they've been injured by taking Propecia. So Belknap's team studi...
by HairLossFight.com
Sat Mar 11, 2017 12:34 am
Forum: Hair Transplants and Surgical Hair Restoration Discussions
Topic: For people who cannot shave their heads - but want a hair restoration
Replies: 4
Views: 1927

Re: For people who cannot shave their heads - but want a hair restoration

Eric, I'm curious to what scale (in terms of approximate number) of grafts you can get from this method. Thanks, Sam
by HairLossFight.com
Tue Feb 28, 2017 8:06 pm
Forum: General Hair Loss Discussions
Topic: Is laser a good adjunct treatment for hair transplant?
Replies: 1
Views: 4326

Re: Is laser a good adjunct treatment for hair transplant?

Hi there and welcome, Yes, laser therapy is a good adjunct therapy for hair transplant patients. However, make sure you discuss this with your doctor who will be performing the hair transplant. At least initially after you get a hair translant, until the follicles start growing, I would not recommen...
by HairLossFight.com
Fri Feb 10, 2017 9:32 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Battling forum spam
Replies: 1
Views: 6927

Re: Battling forum spam

The battle continues. We use a very popular forum software, but spam is a major issue. We get a lot of bots constantly trying to register and spam the forums, as well as actual people who think somehow putting garbage into forums is a worthwhile thing. In any case, we just upped our forum spam block...
by HairLossFight.com
Fri Feb 10, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: What's the consensus these days on best Minox product?
Replies: 5
Views: 4796

Re: What's the consensus these days on best Minox product?

Hey Natasha, Sorry for the late reply here. I'm using the Kirkland brand minox 5% foam. Still using it since my last update. I am sticking with it because it is maintaining and halting the speed at which I was losing just prior to starting it. I also think I am still seeing some increasing density, ...
by HairLossFight.com
Fri Dec 16, 2016 8:02 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: What's the consensus these days on best Minox product?
Replies: 5
Views: 4796

Re: What's the consensus these days on best Minox product?

So I have been back on Kirkland minoxidil, the foam based one. Have stuck with it for about 3 months straight now. I have found that if I apply it once a day, after my shower in the morning, I don't get any noticeable irritation or inflammation, and it also doesn't "grease" up my hair, the way the o...
by HairLossFight.com
Fri Dec 16, 2016 7:57 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Probiotics and dht??
Replies: 6
Views: 5587

Re: Probiotics and dht??

I'm with Pete on the possibility that biotics and hormones do have some kind of an interaction in the body. A few years back I read a book by Carolee Bateson Koch called "Allergies: Disease in Disguise". It was ahead of its time on all sorts of things, but it also made a connection. I think the body...
by HairLossFight.com
Fri Dec 16, 2016 7:52 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: hair loss again!
Replies: 7
Views: 2051

Re: hair loss again!

A suggestion: Try a tiny amount of rosemary essential oil. I find it helps my scalp a lot.
by HairLossFight.com
Fri Dec 16, 2016 7:51 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: hair loss again!
Replies: 7
Views: 2051

Re: hair loss again!

Hi Natasha, It's interesting that you are experiencing this extra hair loss after moving. I recently moved as well, and I noticed that my own hair loss accelerated after that. I sometimes wonder if its a difference in the water or something. But I think it's possible that a change in environment can...
by HairLossFight.com
Fri Dec 16, 2016 7:49 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Rosemary essential oil
Replies: 4
Views: 3911

Re: Rosemary essential oil

I think it also helps with inflammation / itching. At least when I use it I feel like my scalp skin is more ... calm? Best way to put it. Only need a tiny amount. Like 1 drop of the pure essential oil. Even less. Absorbs quickly. But easy to massage into entire scalp.
by HairLossFight.com
Fri Nov 04, 2016 1:20 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: What's the consensus these days on best Minox product?
Replies: 5
Views: 4796

What's the consensus these days on best Minox product?

Hi all, I am curious as to what people think the best Minox treatment is these days. Primarily I am looking for products that don't use prop. glycol or glycerin as bases (or if they do, do so minimally). Basically, I want to know if there is a minox product that is part of a set of ingredients that ...
by HairLossFight.com
Mon Sep 12, 2016 10:02 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Battling forum spam
Replies: 1
Views: 6927

Battling forum spam

Dear forum members, Over the years, battling the onslaught of spam has become a more and more complex task, requiring a lot of time and effort. Jacob and I have had a hard time keeping up with it all. We recently spent considerable time getting rid of the most if not all of the spam in the forums, a...
by HairLossFight.com
Mon Jun 27, 2016 9:54 am
Forum: Hair Transplant / Hair Restoration Surgery Results
Topic: Alvi Armani Clinic - FUE Hairline Restoration photos
Replies: 2
Views: 2308

Re: Alvi Armani Clinic - FUE Hairline Restoration photos

Those are some pretty amazing-looking hairlines. The density for most of them look out of this world.
by HairLossFight.com
Thu Jun 09, 2016 8:23 am
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Redensyl
Replies: 16
Views: 10022

Re: Redensyl

I agree. That's just too rich of a claim to make. To-date, no treatment or product I know comes anywhere near the type of transformation that is achievable with a hair transplant.
by HairLossFight.com
Tue Jun 07, 2016 8:37 am
Forum: General Hair Loss Discussions
Topic: Another example of why liposomes rule
Replies: 28
Views: 23381

Re: Another example of why liposomes rule

That is a significant result. Hopefully these types of studies result in more liposomal minox (and other!) products.
by HairLossFight.com
Tue Jun 07, 2016 8:36 am
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Redensyl
Replies: 16
Views: 10022

Re: Redensyl

Thanks Jacob
by HairLossFight.com
Sat Jun 04, 2016 3:59 pm
Forum: Hair Transplants and Surgical Hair Restoration Discussions
Topic: Eye opening expose on #FUE clinic in Turkey by Joe Tillman
Replies: 2
Views: 3969

Eye opening expose on #FUE clinic in Turkey by Joe Tillman

This undercover video by Joe Tillman was illuminating, especially if you are considering or have considering getting FUE done in Turkey:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=smZGHryGPIY
by HairLossFight.com
Fri Jun 03, 2016 4:49 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Using Avodart for 2 months, my experiences. Are you using it? What has been your experience?
Replies: 24
Views: 10566

Re: Using Avodart for 2 months, my experiences. Are you using it? What has been your experience?

Thanks for these links Jacob. The Polaris thing looks promising but not being able to get it in the U.S. is a bummer. I may get in touch with H&W about their topical fin though! I didn't know they were doing this. Thanks again for the heads up!
by HairLossFight.com
Wed Jun 01, 2016 6:28 pm
Forum: Hair Transplant / Hair Restoration Surgery Results
Topic: Hair Restoration Result - Alvi Armani
Replies: 3
Views: 2411

Re: Hair Restoration Result - Alvi Armani

This is one of the most amazing transformations I have seen when it comes to hair restoration. Well done!
by HairLossFight.com
Wed Jun 01, 2016 3:05 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Summer Hair Care with Leonor Greyl
Replies: 7
Views: 2892

Re: Summer Hair Care with Leonor Greyl

Thanks for this info. Have to check these out when I can.
by HairLossFight.com
Tue May 31, 2016 9:23 pm
Forum: Personal Hair Loss Stories and Updates
Topic: How I Prevented Balding!
Replies: 1
Views: 6163

Re: How I Prevented Balding!

Thanks for sharing your story :D
by HairLossFight.com
Thu May 26, 2016 11:18 pm
Forum: Hair Transplants and Surgical Hair Restoration Discussions
Topic: 42 celebrity hair transplants
Replies: 2
Views: 1937

Re: 42 celebrity hair transplants

what do you think? some of these are pretty amazing transformations.
by HairLossFight.com
Thu May 26, 2016 11:17 pm
Forum: Hair Transplants and Surgical Hair Restoration Discussions
Topic: 42 celebrity hair transplants
Replies: 2
Views: 1937

42 celebrity hair transplants

This is interesting

42 Celebrities that have gotten hair transplants

Mind you I think some of these are probably actually hair pieces.
by HairLossFight.com
Thu May 26, 2016 11:00 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Using Avodart for 2 months, my experiences. Are you using it? What has been your experience?
Replies: 24
Views: 10566

Re: Using Avodart for 2 months, my experiences. Are you using it? What has been your experience?

It has been years since this thread was started. And it has been years since I used any internal DHT blockers, fin or dut. I seemed to be maintaining for most of those years, then in the last year my crown and vertex have shed rapidly. I am currently using Kirkland's minoxidil foam product, and give...
by HairLossFight.com
Thu May 26, 2016 10:41 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Summer Hair Care with Leonor Greyl
Replies: 7
Views: 2892

Re: Summer Hair Care with Leonor Greyl

Natasha alongside these I am curious what else you are currently using? Are you sticking to a regimen?
by HairLossFight.com
Thu May 26, 2016 10:34 pm
Forum: General Hair Loss Discussions
Topic: NanoSal and Minoxidil Shampoo from Lipoxidil
Replies: 12
Views: 10266

Re: NanoSal and Minoxidil Shampoo from Lipoxidil

Definitely going to follow up on this... Thanks Jacob!
by HairLossFight.com
Mon May 16, 2016 4:18 pm
Forum: General Hair Loss Discussions
Topic: NanoSal and Minoxidil Shampoo from Lipoxidil
Replies: 12
Views: 10266

Re: NanoSal and Minoxidil Shampoo from Lipoxidil

Jacob, it's interesting that you bumped this up. Someone I was talking to recently brought up their minox shampoo and said to this day it was the best product they had used insofar as actually growing hair for them. It really is a shame that Lipoxidil disappeared as they had some great products. I t...
by HairLossFight.com
Sun Mar 20, 2016 8:43 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Alpecin shampoo and tonic +minoxidil
Replies: 2
Views: 2186

Re: Alpecin shampoo and tonic +minoxidil

Not sure whether is this true or not, but I found out that for example Rogaine is inhibiting testosterone, this is the reason why athletes and heavy lifters are avoiding it like hell. I have not read anything anywhere about Minoxidil inhibiting testosterone. It's effects are through entirely separa...
by HairLossFight.com
Sun Feb 21, 2016 10:40 am
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Philip Kingsley Trichotherapy-Best hair loss treatment Ever
Replies: 13
Views: 8216

Re: Philip Kingsley Trichotherapy-Best hair loss treatment Ever

Doke,

Jacob said last year that he was going to be away from the forums for a while. I haven't heard from him. Will reach out to see how he is doing.
by HairLossFight.com
Sun Feb 21, 2016 10:38 am
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: best natural hair treatments?
Replies: 2
Views: 1749

Re: best natural hair treatments?

I am currently using a few drops of essential rosemary oil a day. Only started recently. I find that it reduces general itchiness of my scalp. Scalp itch is something a lot of people with hair loss have to deal with, especially when using topical products. For me, it seems to help.
by HairLossFight.com
Mon Feb 01, 2016 10:40 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Rosemary essential oil
Replies: 4
Views: 3911

Rosemary essential oil

So I have been investigating and exploring the use of various essential oils, and Interesting study from pubmed: Rosemary oil vs minoxidil 2% for the treatment of androgenetic alopecia: a randomized comparative trial. Panahi Y, Taghizadeh M, Marzony ET, Sahebkar A. Abstract Rosmarinus officinalis L....
by HairLossFight.com
Fri Mar 20, 2015 2:22 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Kerastase Densite: Best Hair loss treatment ever
Replies: 4
Views: 2557

Re: Kerastase Densite: Best Hair loss treatment ever

Does this product have ingredients that have been shown to help with hair loss? It has been a while since I have checked into what people are using these days.
by HairLossFight.com
Fri Mar 20, 2015 2:12 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: NEW MINOXPLUS MADE IN UK
Replies: 1
Views: 1645

Re: NEW MINOXPLUS MADE IN UK

Looks like an interesting product. What do you make of it so far?
by HairLossFight.com
Tue Dec 30, 2014 11:03 am
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: All Natural Shampoo
Replies: 66
Views: 33218

Re: All Natural Shampoo

Jacob is not marketing anything. He is just a great fellow who cares a lot about the subject of hair and products: Plain and simple. Highly appreciated Jacob.

And belated happy holidays!

Cheers
Sam
by HairLossFight.com
Tue Apr 15, 2014 10:02 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: General Survey: Your favorite hair loss products of all time. Please let us know.
Replies: 9
Views: 3324

Re: General Survey: Your favorite hair loss products of all time. Please let us know.

Hi israelite and thank you for your response. What would you say you like about promox? I will check it out btw. Not sure if "all natural skin revolution" and "experimental ru" are products or if you meant something else.

Cheers,
Sam
by HairLossFight.com
Sat Apr 12, 2014 5:18 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: Kerastase Initialiste
Replies: 11
Views: 6134

Re: Kerastase Initialiste

Hey Natasha, long time no speak (I have been MIA ;)). Thanks for sharing this info. Do you see the product as a standalone or as an adjunct to a regimen?

Cheers,
Sam
by HairLossFight.com
Sat Apr 12, 2014 5:10 pm
Forum: Experimental and/or Alternate Treatments and Products Discussions
Topic: General Survey: Your favorite hair loss products of all time. Please let us know.
Replies: 9
Views: 3324

General Survey: Your favorite hair loss products of all time. Please let us know.

Hi everyone, It has been a while since I have participated in the forums. I build HLF in 2002 as just a place to share my own experiences with hair loss and my battle against it. I have tried many a product and treatment in my own battle, and eventually I resorted to hair restoration surgery. The ha...