The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) and the American Academy for Family Medicine (AAFMM) have released their latest list of recommended treatments for hair loss.
The new list is a big step forward for those battling to get back to normal.
According to the AAD and AAFMM, the list of the most common hair loss treatments includes:Aloe vera gel for scalp,topical aloe verb,damp hair,dilute shampoo,mineral oil,drying shampoo,natural moisturizer,sodium lauryl sulfate,lactating agentsSource: http://www.nhl.com/news/health-care/hair-loss-care-treatment-topical-aloe-vera-gel-hair-recovery/article25640094.htmlThe AAD says it hopes the recommendations will help more people make informed decisions about their treatments.
“Hair loss is a serious disease and a serious illness that affects millions of Americans.
As the numbers of people affected continues to grow, this is an important time to look at the evidence and determine the right treatment options for you and your loved ones,” said Dr. Amy Sonderman, AAD president and CEO.
The AAFM has already issued a recommendation for those who are looking for a quick fix to their hair loss:The American Academy in Hair and Makeup says that using a topical aloe, or gel, to treat hair loss is “one of the best choices for treating hair loss.”
The AAFMG recommends that aloe products should be used in the morning and every day for two weeks.
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