Thinning hair

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Hello everyone, have any of you noticed your hair getting a lot thinner ? I'm scared im going bald as I can see my scalp it's making me paranoid. Thyroid checks fine so is this going to carry on until I go completley bald or will it calm down and stop thinning when all this is over ? I take B12 slow release, vit c, e, evening primrose and magnesium and have a good diet so must be lack of hormones. Three years into surgical meno and worrying so much it's making me feel ill. Any remedies or advice please, thanks ??x

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    I am losing mine too. I started using Ro gained. Seemed to help some, but it's still growing back very slowly. Maybe add Biotin supplements to your vitamin regime too. Anyway, you are not alone in this one. My part line looks like a carved out light bulb. Teehee... not that funny... Trust me I feel you on this one Lou.

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    Ohhh btw it's Women's Rogaine.

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    Hi Lou,

    Yes, but I now take a lovely supplement called Biotin.  It comes in 5000, 7500, which is the one I take, and 10000 mcg.  It works wonders for the hair and nails!  I would say it takes a good 3-6 months.  But I noticed a big difference right away.  I started seeing baby hairs growing in within the first 3 months, and my hairdresser could tell my hair started feeling healthier by then too. 

    Good Luck!  smile

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      Hi deidra thank you so much for the info I will DEFINATLEY get some - the ammount you take seems to be what most people recommend to see results, it's great news that you have new hair coming through and healthier aswell. How are you feel in yourself, do you feel better generally in yourself from taking the biotin ? X

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    Hi Lou,my hair is breaking but your hair does come back my sister own did after menopause you could try flaxseed if your in the UK go to Holland Barrett pick a packet up OK hope it helps.
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    Biotin and rogaine work. My mom was going bald and she put on Rogaine and took biotin and her hair came all came back almost immediately. Took about 6 months to fully recover from the baldness.
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