About facial hair growth using minoxidil contained hair products

sir i am 21 years old i dont have facial hair so can i use minoxidil contained hair products to grow beard and when i went through internet about minoxidil i came to know that there are side effects too so is there any serious side effects if i use it on my face like darkening of face anything like that or any heart problems

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Minoxidil on face to grow a beard

You can try minoxidil, but it may not produce more than peach fuzz. Many young men want to accelerate their beard growth and ask about it. It takes age (genetic triggers which occur in family lines) so if you want to find out when your beard will grow out, you need to find out when your father or grandfather started to grow their beard. Hormones should have kicked in nicely by the time a man reaches 18 but he must wait out his genetics as hormone alone are not responsible for the onset of beard grown. Beard transplants can be done when the young man is a bit older (over 25) if the beard has not grown in yet

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