If you are looking for available solutions for pattern baldness or androgenetic alopecia Minoxidil 2% is now an easily available option for women. The product is available under the brand name Rogaine or Rogaine Foam and can be used on both men and women. But for men a stronger 5% solution is recommended but the 2% solution is found effective better on women than the stronger solution. When it comes to use of Minoxidil for womendirect application of the solution on scalp is known to have minor or little side effects but women are still need to be extra careful while applying the solutions and here a few precautions that they should taking :
- Always strictly follow the application guideline provided in the manufacturer’s leaflet and also check out the complete list of possible side effects that are also mentioned on it.
- Always apply Rogaine Foam or Minoxidil solution only on dry hair and maintaining a gap of at least one hour between the applications of the solution and washing hair.
- Minoxidil is also available with three different types of applicators and you should always try to find that is most suitable for you.
- If you forget to apply it on time just skip that application and use the same dose when it is due next. Don’t double up the amount for making up for the miss.