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How To Reduce Scalp Sensitivity To DHT

One fact which goes against this theory is that many men with high levels of circulating DHT don’t lose their hair It’s long been proven that Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) – an androgen hormone – is the leading cause of male pattern hair loss. DHT is a highly potent compound formed when testosterone combines with 5-alpha-reductase. This […]

DHT? Nope. Everything we knew about hair loss was wrong

It might be worth reconsidering everything you’ve read about DHT and hair loss. Because there’s another hormone that may be far more important. Cortisol hormone might, in fact, be a much more important factor in the male pattern hair loss equation. I realize that may contradict much of what you’ve read before, but bear with […]

6 Anti DHT Shampoos — Shampoos that Block DHT

Lipogaine Big 3 Premium Hair Loss Prevention shampoo for Men and Women Around $25 for 8oz Contains ketoconazole, which kills the fungi that causes dandruff and other scalp conditions and is thought to promote hair growth by inhibiting DHT Contains saw palmetto, which may reduce DHT in the scalp Contains emu oil, which may help […]

The Hands Down BEST DHT Blocker Supplements for Hair Loss Prevention

View the world’s best DHT blockers DHT Blockers: The science seems good but can natural DHT blockers like saw palmetto, pygeum and nettle be powerful enough to have a noticeable effect on hair growth like Propecia does Propecia is effective, but I wouldn’t recommend it to anyone. See my article “Should I take Propecia” to […]

How Does DHT Cause Hair Loss?

Among family history, anemia and thyroid conditions, DHT is one of the most frequent causes of male pattern baldness. Alopecia is a widespread, troublesome condition that affects the well-being and self-confidence of over 30 million middle-aged U.S. men. DHT-related alopecia is a hormonal disorder, and we will now look more into its mechanisms in order […]

Does weight lifting or bodybuilding increase the chance of premature hair loss?

A lot of people think strength training has an impact on hair loss because it can increase testosterone. However, the reverse could be true for some people. Strength training and high intensity interval training increase the production of human growth hormone (HGH). It’s thought by some that HGH helps stop or even reverse hair loss […]

Pygeum For Hair Loss: Better Than Saw Palmetto?

Pygeum is an extract from the bark of Prunus Africana known in English as the African Plum Tree and has become popular in the last decades due to studies showing its anti-androgenic effects. The extract, the fruits as well as the bark of the tree have been used as a traditional medicine in Africa for […]