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Minoxidil On Oil (FAQ)

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1Can I Use Hair Serum While Using Minoxidil?

Do not use any other skin products on the same skin area on which you use minoxidil. Hair coloring, hair permanents, and hair relaxers may be used during minoxidil therapy as long as the scalp is washed just before applying the hair coloring, permanent, or relaxer.

2How Do You Apply Minoxidil To Your Hair?

For hair growth:
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For topical solution dosage form: Adults—Apply 1 milliliter (mL) to the scalp two times a day. Children—Use and dose must be determined by the doctor.
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For topical foam dosage form: Adults—Apply half a capful to the scalp two times a day. Children—Use and dose must be determined by your doctor .

3How Long Minoxidil Can Be Used??

Most people need to use this medication regularly for 4 months to see benefit. This medication must be used continuously to maintain hair growth. If your condition does not improve or worsens after using this medication for 4 to 6 months, or if you think you may have a serious medical problem, tell your doctor.

4What Are The Side Effects Of Minoxidil Oil?

Side Effects
Acne at site of application.
burning of scalp.
facial hair growth.
increased hair loss.
inflammation or soreness at root of hair.

5How Do You Apply Minoxidil For Best Results?

To apply minoxidil topical solution:
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Make sure your hair and scalp are completely dry before applying this medicine.
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Apply the amount prescribed to the area of the scalp being treated, beginning in the center of the area.
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6How Long Should I Leave Minoxidil In My Hair?

Answer: Minoxidil: how long to leave it on.

Ideally it is left on for 8 hours but the ‘minimum’ time I advise is 4-6 hours. After 4 hours, 75 % of the minoxidil is absorbed. This advice comes from a research study back in 1990.

7Do You Apply Minoxidil To Wet Or Dry Hair?

The people in our clinical studies were advised to completely dry their hair and scalp before applying ROGAINE® products. However, that’s not always possible. We suggest that you at least towel-dry your hair before applying ROGAINE® products so that your hair is no longer dripping.

8Do You Have To Rub Minoxidil In?

Do not massage the minoxidil into your scalp – let it sit covering the areas of the scalp where it is required and absorb in. You do not need to shampoo your hair before you apply your minoxidil each time.