Does ALL hair regrow after hair shedding due to minoxidil & prp? How much time does it take to get back the lost hair?

Was on minoxidil for 3 weeks & had 3 prp but now a spot is seen in temple area. Please help me out does hair regrow back?

Doctor Answers 2


It is possible to have shedding from minoxidil. However it almost always reverses with time. Especially after PRP treatment.

Bellevue Oculoplastic Surgeon
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Minoxidil hair shedding can occur for a few weeks until all the hair cycles. PRP should speed the cycling. Give it 3 to 4 months.The shedding should be evaluated  by your hair expert for other possible etiology especially.Good luck. 


Jeffrey Rapaport, MD
Englewood Dermatologic Surgeon
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