There are always visible patterns of hair
loss leading to eventual baldness. Each of the 5 types of
hair loss is listed on this website. Check the different types
of hair loss and find out which one applies to you. Discover
which type can be stopped with Aminexil.
1. Hair loss that starts at the hairline
and at the temples.
View the pattern of hair loss that starts at the temples.
The following photos show a typical hair loss pattern of the
hairline and temples in men. This progresses so that the direct
face to face area of the scalp is completely bald.
2. Hair loss that starts at the base of
View the pattern that starts at the base of the crown. Photos
of hair loss patterns that begin at the lower area of the
crown. A recognizable hair loss pattern where the temples
are preserved, but where hair thinning of the crown occurs.
3. Hair loss that starts at the top of
View the pattern that starts high up in the crown. Hair loss
patterns are concentrated at the top or lower area of the
crown. The top of the scalp is completely bald.
4. Overall hair loss of the crown.
View the pattern of overall hair loss of the scalp. Hair loss
is affecting the whole scalp area. This type of hair loss
eventually results in complete baldness.
5. Definite baldness
View the pattern of hair loss that leads to baldness and where.
Aminexil cannot reverse this process. In some cases it is
futile to use Aminexil. If your hair loss if at an advanced
stage and you are almost bald, then surgical transplantation
of hair follicles may be the only option left. We do our best
to be honest with you and not tell you what you want to hear
if you are already bald. There are many products on the market,
which try to convince you that your hair will grow back. Do
not be tempted to believe in this nonsense. Remember "a
hair follicle that has ceased to function will never do so
again". Once bald, always bald - except in the case of
Results with Aminexil
If you start using Aminexil, you will see that the hair on
the sides of your face and your temples will grow again. Your
hair structures gets fuller. Hair on the crown grows again
and hair loss is put to an end. That may very well be the
best effect of Aminexil! Hair in the transition phase comes
in the growth phase and gives a great result on the crown.
However, if you have any other form of
hair loss, for instance bald spots on the scalp, this has
nothing to do with hereditary hair loss. Most likely, Aminexil
will not be of use.