The need of hair loss treatment can be shown by the medical health screening done to make diagnosis of hair loss, for the best hair loss treatment in Lahore. The tests include gentle hair pulling to determine how many hairs come out. Blood tests to test for vitamin and mineral levels (like vitamin D, vitamin B, zinc, and iron), and hormone levels (including thyroid and sex hormones), scalp examination under a microscope. In scalp biopsy small piece of tissue is removed and examined under the microscope for diagnosis of hair loss.Hair loss is a very common diagnosis and affects most of the people at some time during their lives.
Causes of hair fall may be genetic because common balding called as alopecia occurs in men and women due to testosterone metabolites in genetically susceptible hair follicles. Thyroid disease, anemia, protein deficiency, secondary syphilis, chemotherapy, and low vitamin levels may also cause hair loss. It may be an autoimmune disorder as the ‘ALOPECIA AREATA’ is a form of hair loss produced by the autoimmune destruction of hair follicles in localized areas of skin. Most of the hair loss is not due to the internal or systemic disease, nor is a poor diet a frequent causative factor. Hair thinning may be due to the predetermined genetic factors as well as due to the aging process.On the other hand, hair loss causes by cancer treatment (for example radiation therapy or chemotherapy). It is very important to exclude the treatable causes of the hair loss.
Types of doctors who provide the best hair loss treatment include a family physician, internist, or gynecologist who performs a basic health screening. Dermatologists are doctors who deal with problems of skin, hair, and nails and provide more accurate diagnosis and treatment of hair thinning and loss. Sometimes a scalp biopsy may be necessary for the hair loss treatment.
MINOXIDIL (Rogaine) is used for the best hair loss treatment for men and women. It is a topical medication, available in market in the form of liquid or foam. The Foam is applied on dry scalp areas simply by rubbed on the hands and the liquid is applied by the 1ml of dropper, where the hair is thinning. Do not rub it on the scalp. Let it sit covering the area of scalp where it is applied. You do not need to shampoo your hair always before its application.
The foam is used forbest hair loss treatment than as liquid solution as it is safer and easier to apply as well as the liquid solution leaves the very greasy residue on the hair, so the foam is convenient option for hair styling. It should be applied twice a day for hair growth and prevent hair loss. For adults its dosage is 1ml (milliliter) on the scalp twice a day. For dose required by children should be prescribed by the doctor.
ROGAINE works by penetrating the MINOXIDIL into the skin where it is applied and improves the blood supply at that area that is why it is consider as a vasodilator. As it absorbs into the skin, enlarges the hair follicles partially and also elongates the growth phase of hair. As the hair follicles size increases, more oxygen diffuses in the hair follicles. The scalp has more coverage with hair follicles while the hair follicles are in growth phase. So that it must be say that the MINOXIDIL in the form of RODAINE increases the hair density as well as increases the hair growth rate, also makes the hair stronger and thicker.
The side effects that should report to the doctor include increase in heart rate, headache, skin dryness and flanking, redness, itching and irritation at the site of application. Scalp sensitivity may also be increase that causes decrease in the threshold of scalp infection. It may also cause unusual type of hair growth and chest pain with light headedness. Increase in hair loss, one of most common effect cause by MINOXIDIL. Increase in hair loss often as a result of hair follicles moving rapidly through hair growth cycle and shedding before an ANAGEN phase.
The market price of Rogainefor men, uses for best hair loss treatment, is about RS.13000 to Rs.15000/- and is available with the name such as ‘Men's Hair Regrowth Treatment Foam’ of price Rs.15630/- and also available with extra strength with name as ‘Men's Extra Strength 5% MINOXIDIL topical solution hair regrowth treatment’ of price Rs.13130/- in Pakistan. And price of Rogaine for women is Rs.11000/- and is available with the name as ‘Women’s ROGAINE 2% MINOXIDIL’ in Pakistan.