@Mo & Ash
Finasteride is a medication which is commonly used to treat Hair loss. It works by lowering DHT in the scalp, DHT is an androgen hormone that binds to receptors on hair follicles causing them to Miniaturise (shrink). As a result, the hairs formed by miniaturised follicles are thinner. Studies have shown that the introduction of finasteride can reduce DHT levels in the scalp on average by 70%, this in turn:
Finasteride is classified as an anti-androgen medication and works by inhibiting the Type II 5 alpha reductase which stops the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT).
Minoxidil on the other hand Minoxidil works by 2 mechanisms:
Golden Nugget: Ideally you need both minoxidil and Finasteride in your plan as both medicines have different functions. You can now get benefits of both minoxidil and finasteride in a single application 2 in 1 spray. See if this is the treatment you need by taking a free online consultation.
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