Stop Hair Loss
In January 2007, the U.S. Food and Drug
Administration approved the HairMax
Laser Comb® for promotion
of hair growth in males
with androgenetic alopecia (Norwood IIA to V with Fitzpatrick skin
types I to IV).
FDA has only approved two other products as
solutions to help stop hair loss, so the news sent a huge rumble
through the “stop hair loss” products industry.
Why does the FDA believe this laser comb promotes hair
Laser Comb and other laser
combs (there are many on the
market), are successful in helping thinning, limp, and lack-luster hair
with the use of Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) applied to the scalp and
hair through a handheld comb (brush, or device depending on the
LLLT has been in use since the
1960’s and was developed by Endre Mester to improve the
healing of wounds. Since that time, the use of LLLT for medical
treatments has expanded for many other therapeutic uses including
clinically proven prevention of hair loss.
The science behind
low-level laser light comes from the compressed
light from the cold red part of the light spectrum. This light is
completely different from natural light. This light’s color
is precise and exists on a single wavelength. Because it is on one
wavelength, it travels in a perfectly straight and defined point.
Low-level laser light
can penetrate the skin surface without damaging
the skin; it does not give off heat and has no known side effects. This
penetrating light’s energy stimulates the body's cells and in
the specific use of the laser comb, promotes healthy rejuvenation of
Hair Loss Home Remedies
- Take a pot of water and soak a few fenugreek
seeds in it. Massage the solution in the scalp and wrap a cloth for
about 3 hours. Repeat this procedure for a month.
- Take uncooked egg yolk and massage it on
the scalp. Leave it on for an hour and then wash off.
henna is beneficial in treating hair loss. Smear henna over the
scalp and keep it on for an hour. Wash the hair. Repeat this process in
span of 10 to 15 days.
- In a
cup of boiling water, add a teaspoon of mustard seeds. Cook for
minutes and allow to cool. Once cooled, drink this concoction.
- Rub olive oil in the scalp. This has
been known to help reduce hair loss.
a few rosemary leaves and boil them in water. Strain the combination
and store the liquid. Use this concoction daily to rinse the hair with.
2 tablespoons of olive oil, rosemary, 1 tablespoon lemon juice and 1
Apply this mixture on the hair roots and keep it for half an hour.
Then, wash off this mixture.
- Extract juice from green coriander
leaves. Apply this juice on the head. This has been deemed worthwhile
in treating hair loss.
water and put blanch scented geranium leaves in it. Strain the water
and allow it to cool. When cool, wash the hair with it.
- In ½ cup olive oil, add 1
tablespoon of cumin. Rub this over the scalp and leave it for half an
hour. Rinse the hair.
myrtle leaves and soak in water for a day. Apply this combination
to hair the next night before going to sleep and wrap in a cloth. Leave
overnight. Wash the hair the next morning with cold or warm water.
Repeat this procedure for 2 weeks.
- In a
½ cup of coconut oil, add some dry pieces of amla. Boil this
and, when cool, apply it on the scalp. This has been beneficial in
- Applying coconut milk has been
beneficial in treating hair loss. Massage the hair roots with this and
Hair Loss Prevention Resources
Growth Massage Oil
Viatek Hair Pro
Laser Hair Brush
Support Formula Tablets
Conditioner and Scalp Revitalizer
Red Henna Cream
Women Hair Regrowth Treatmeno