Do you recommend PRP therapy or the hairmax laser band for female genetic hair thinning? Minoxydil doesn't help at all.
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PRP VS minoxidil vs LLL? ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS
The combination of PRP with the other concomitant therapies is somewhat more effective then PRP alone. Find a hair loss expert with PRP experience. Look to see photos of similar patients. Hope this helps. Good luck.
Hair loss -- PRP, Progesterone, Viviscal, Rogaine, Finesteride
Hair loss treatments for women
How long have you used minoxidil? Sometimes patients don't give the med a long enough chance to work. Minoxidil like all hair treatments doesn't show any improvements for over 9-12 months. Sometimes the main benefits of minoxidil are just a maintenance of hair and not so much adding more hair or volume.
LLLT has also been found to be helpful in women. Women with thinning throughout the scalp or what we call "diffuse thinning" tend to do the best with this treatment. It is something that is typically used 2-3 times a week for 15 mins at a time.
PRP or platelet rich plasma is an exciting newer option for women that uses the patients own activated blood to help regrow and strengthen fine and thinning hairs. The activated platelets contain certain growth factors which are thought to be causing this improvement.
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