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Minoxidil Gel Beard (Real Research)

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There’s very little evidence that minoxidil works for beard growth. Only a single study tested minoxidil for the beard. This 2016 study , published in the Journal of Dermatology, found that a 3 percent minoxidil lotion performed just a little bit better than a placebo.

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1Does Minoxidil Grow Beard Permanently?

While it is not fully understood how Minoxidil promotes hair growth, we do know that when it is used on the scalp, the hair growth is not permanent and growth is lost after you stop taking Minoxidil. It is important to note that Minoxidil does not create new hair follicles.

2Can Minoxidil Cause Facial Hair Growth?

It can cause unwanted hair growth.

Some women may experience facial hair growth when they use minoxidil. That can happen if the medication trickles down onto your face or simply as a side effect when you apply it only to your scalp.

3How Long Should I Use Minoxidil For Beard?

How Long to Use Minoxidil for Beard Growth? You’ll need to use minoxidil on your beard consistently and regularly for six to 24 months for the best results. Using the product every so often won’t help, and the hair growth cycle takes time, so do be patient.

4Does Beard Fall Out After Minoxidil?

Answer: Minoxidil for facial hair growth

There is good evidence that some people will grow facial hair using it. But it only works as long as you use it. Hair that grows due to minoxidil falls out a few months after discontinuing it. There are no long-term side effects to be worried about, though.

5Can Minoxidil Cause Hair Growth On Face?

It can cause unwanted hair growth.

Some women may experience facial hair growth when they use minoxidil. That can happen if the medication trickles down onto your face or simply as a side effect when you apply it only to your scalp.7/02/2011

6Is Facial Hair Growth Due To Minoxidil Reversible?

7/02/2011

7Does Minoxidil Cause Hair To Grow Everywhere?

The hypertrichotic effect of MTS on other sites than the scalp, including the face, is reversible and does not always require discontinuation of therapy.

8Can Minoxidil Give You A Full Beard?

Answer: Minoxidil for hair loss

you may get growth else where, however the growth is very limited. We recommend minoxidil to be used to prevent or reduce future hair loss. The amount of hair growth is minimal and usually localized.