Understanding Hair Loss in Men

If you’re losing hair and want some advice, we have got some information that may help you. Explore the causes and signs of hair loss, hair loss myths and how to help treat hereditary hair loss with REGAINE®.

Causes of Hair Loss

There are many causes of hair loss. The most common cause is androgenetic alopecia — also known as hereditary hair loss.21

Signs of Hair Loss

Discover the signs of hair loss in men so you can start finding a hair loss treatment that helps stop and even reverse hereditary hair loss.

Your REGAINE® Routine

More than 9 of 10 men were satisfied with dosage form and ease of use of minoxidil 5% foam at week 2436. To help increase your chances of seeing results, we have come up with a few tips.

Hair Myths

There are many myths around hair loss. We have answered the most common myths that you may hear, which should clear up a few questions that you may have.


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36. Hasanzadeh, H. et al (2016). Efficacy and safety of 5% minoxidil topical foam in male pattern hair loss treatment and patient satisfaction. Acta dermatovenerologica Alpina, Pannonica, et Adriatica, 25(3), 41–44. https://doi.org/10.15570/actaapa.2016.12