We suggest that you at least towel-dry your hair before applying ROGAINE® products so that your hair is no longer dripping.
Is it OK to use minoxidil on wet hair?
Wash your hair normally and with your preferred products, just keep in mind that to get the best results your hair shouldn’t be soaking wet when you use minoxidil (but it’s OK if it’s a little damp). Oh, and you should avoid getting your hair wet for four hours after applying it.
Should I wash my hair before Rogaine?
Make sure your hair and scalp are dry before you apply minoxidil. It is recommended that you leave about an hour between washing your hair and applying the preparation.
Can you leave minoxidil on overnight?
Leave the minoxidil on your face for 4 hours. … As an aside, some people leave minoxidil on overnight. This is fine too. It’s completely up to you what to do.
How do you know if Rogaine is working?
What should I look for as a sign that ROGAINE® is working? After several weeks, you should begin to notice that you’re losing much less hair. You may initially see a temporary increase in shedding, but this is normal to make way for new growth. Eventually, you should begin to see new hair growth.
How long after applying Rogaine can I shower?
Swimming or showering: Wait 4 hours after applying Rogaine before you go swimming or showering.
Do I have to use Rogaine forever?
You’ll have to use Rogaine indefinitely to maintain any regrowth. Read on to learn more about Rogaine’s effectiveness and to find out if you’re a good candidate.
Does Rogaine make you gain weight?
Weight Gain — People taking minoxidil can rapidly gain up to 10 pounds of weight. This normally happens because of an increase in water retention, but some of the extra weight may be due to increased fat as well.
What is the best shampoo to use with Rogaine?
What products should I use along with Rogaine?
- Densifique Bodifying Shampoo. Kérastase sephora.com. $35.00. SHOP NOW.
- Fructis Full & Plush Shampoo. Garnier amazon.com. SHOP NOW.
- Uplifting One Volumizing Shampoo. The One By Frédéric Fekkai nordstrom.com. $30.00. SHOP NOW.
- Pro-V Sheer Volume Shampoo. Pantene amazon.com. $14.27.