Dr. Oz Talks About Minoxodil Treatments For Women? Are They Safe?
Hair loss for women is very traumatic for women and can shatter their confidence and cause them to be self conscious. Today (March 25, 2014) Dr. Oz spoke about minoxodil drops for women and if they are safe.
What Causes Hair Loss For Women
Dr. Oz said that if you are a woman who is suffering from hair loss you should first and foremost find out why you are losing hair. Dr. Oz invited Dr. Melissa Piliang (dermatologist) on to the show to explain why women lose their hair and solutions to the problem. Dr. Piliang said that stressing out over hair loss will only make problems worse so try to stay calm while you search for the the cause of your hair loss.. Women can suffer from hair loss for many reasons. Some of the most common causes of women’s hair loss include :
- Overactive / Underactive Thyroid
- Restrictive diets – Dr. Piliang said that restrictive diets can cause nutritional deficiencies which can cause hair loss. She said that you should make sure that your diet is balanced and includes foods like lean proteins, fruits, veggies, and healthy fats.
- Your genes and your age – Your genetics play a role in determining if you are likely to suffer from hair loss. Fortunately 5% Minoxodil Drops are a treatment that can help women. Use Minoxodil drops that consist of a 5% foam preparation. Dr. Piliang explained to Dr. Oz and the viewers that 5% Minoxodil drops only need to be applied once per day. It is relatively inexpensive. It costs around $19.99.. It will take some time to notice results. It will take between 6-9 months to see all the benefits that the medication will provide as new hair grows in.
- Scalp inflammation – Dry, itchy scalp is often because of inflammation of the scalp. Inflammation can cause damage to your hair follicles. Try using a dandruff shampoo that contains the ingredients : Zinc Pyrithione and Ketoconazole. These ingredients help to reduce inflammation.
Bitter Beer Eases Back Pain
Drinking beer to reduce lower back pain? Chris Kilham was on today’s Dr. Oz to talk about back pain remedies. He said that drinking an 8 ounce glass of bitter beer helps to reduce back pain because bitter beer contains high amounts of “Hops”, which is a natural anti-inflammatory… Drink 8 ounces of bitter beer to find relief for lower back pain. Indian pale ales, lagers, and non alcoholic versions work as well.
Papaya and Turmeric For Achy Joints – Eat Turmeric Root and fresh papaya to ease joint pain.
Sore muscle remedy - Drink fresh ginger tea. Mince 3 tsps of fresh ginger and add it to a cup of hot water. Let the ginger steep for several minutes and then sip for relief from sore muscles.Are you a fan of Dr. Oz but unable to view his show as often as you would like? Consider Liking “Fans of Dr. Oz” on Facebook to view daily show recaps and summaries.
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