Hair Loss/balding

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hi,
   i had a head full of hair but from six months my hairs are falling extensively. my hair is dry. my frontal hairline is receding. i want to know that if i use minoxidil than can it resist my frontal hairline to go bald. i've heard that minoxidil increases shedding. is that shedding replaces lost hairs?  how much strength will be ok 2 or 5 percent? thankyou

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Use the 5% minoxidil as it is stronger. You most likely have two conditions. One is male pattern hair-loss which is genetic  and the other is a telogen effluvium which is where the hair goes into a shedding phase.the other product which is effective is the oral medicine Propecia.

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