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Hair Loss Questions

Is There a Cure for Male Pattern Hair Loss?

Despite advances in science, there is still no known cure for male pattern baldness. Discover how two FDA-approved treatments can help mitigate the symptoms of hair loss.

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How to Use Your Minoxidil

Minoxidil is an FDA-approved topical solution that has been clinically proven to increase hair growth. Watch our tips for maximizing it's effectiveness.

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What Happens if I Stop Taking Finasteride?

Finasteride is a prescription medication clinically proven to prevent male pattern baldness. But what happens if you stop taking finasteride?

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What Is Androgenetic Alopecia?

Androgenetic alopecia is the number one cause of hair loss around the world, and over 50 million men experience this genetic condition in just the US, alone.

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What Role Do Genetics Play in Hair Loss?

You’ve probably heard that if your mom’s side of the family suffers from hair loss, you will too. Well, that’s only half true.

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Hair Loss Causes

What Doesn’t Cause Hair Loss?

Don’t confuse hair loss myths with the real causes of male pattern baldness.

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Living With Hair Loss

Before & After: 5 Real Guys Review Keeps

“Guess what? It worked. I went from having numerous bald spots to having a full head of hair again.”

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10 Myths About Hair Loss Debunked

From shampoo to hats to masturbation and beyond, there are about as many myths around the cause of male pattern baldness as there are hairs in your hair.

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How to Buy Minoxidil for Hair Loss

Find out how minoxidil (best known by its trade name, Rogaine) combats male pattern baldness, stops hair loss, and promotes hair growth.

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How Long Before Minoxidil Starts Working?

Minoxidil helps stop hair loss and grow new hair. If you apply it twice daily, you will see an improvement in hair loss in three months.

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How to Use Your Finasteride

Finasteride is an FDA-approved prescription tablet that has been clinically proven to prevent the spread of receding hairlines and boost hair regrowth. Watch our tips for maximizing effectiveness of this medication.

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How Does Finasteride Work?

Finasteride is an FDA-approved prescription tablet used to treat male pattern baldness in men only. Learn more from Dr. Jerry Shapiro, world-renowned hair loss expert on potential side effects.

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Watch Real Before & After Videos from Keeps Customers

We’re not just telling you that Keeps hair loss treatments can work, but showing you a few real life before-and-after videos from our customers.

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Living With Hair Loss

Fact or Fiction: Do Hair Loss Shampoos Work to Stop Hair Loss?

If you want to stop hair loss, you have to block DHT. And on your search for DHT blockers, you may’ve come across hair loss shampoo that can supposedly stop hair loss. We wanted to know, does they actually work?

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Hair Loss Questions

What Causes Hair Loss?

From genetics to diet to stress to medical conditions and more, the causes of permanent and temporary hair loss are as diverse as the heads they affect.

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Hair Loss Questions

Can I Stop Hair Loss?

Wondering how to stop hair loss before it goes any further? While there's no cure for male pattern baldness, minoxidil and finasteride provide two very safe and effective ways to help prevent further hair loss.

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Hair Loss Causes

Does Stress Cause Hair Loss?

Stress can lead to temporary hair loss. Find out how alopecia areata, telogen effluvium, and trichotillomania can be brought on by elevated levels of anxiety.

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Hair Loss Questions

What Is DHT — and How Do DHT Blockers Work?

DHT, or dihydrotestosterone, is the male sex hormone responsible for male pattern baldness. Find out how DHT blockers like finasteride can stop hair loss

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Is Hair Loss a Medical Condition?

There are many causes for hair loss, so it’s important to seek medical treatment. Learn more from Dr. Jerry Shapiro, world-renowned hair loss expert.

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Living With Hair Loss

Introducing: The Best Hair of the World Cup

These 10 World Cup players truly know how to #MaintainThatMane.

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Living With Hair Loss

Meet a Keeps Advisor: Dr. Jerry Shapiro

“Will I ever get my hair back?” is the most common question Dr. Jerry Shapiro hears from his patients.

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Hair Loss Treatments

How Long Before Finasteride Starts Working?

Finasteride helps stop hair loss and grow new hair. If you take it daily, you could start to see an improvement in hair loss in three months.

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How Do You Take Finasteride?

Finasteride is an oral tablet that, when taken once daily, can prevent and treat male pattern baldness. Find out how to use this revolutionary medicine.

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Are Hair Loss Treatments Effective?

There are lots of solutions purporting to cure hair loss, but there are only two FDA-approved treatments that are proven to be effective: minoxidil and finasteride.

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What Are the Side Effects of Finasteride?

Curious about finasteride side effects? Learn more from Dr. Jerry Shapiro, world-renowned hair loss expert on potential side effects.

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How Does Minoxidil Work?

Minoxidil is a topical solution that you apply to the scalp twice daily to treat hair loss. Minoxidil helps regrow hair by stimulating the hair follicle to grow. Learn more from Dr. Jerry Shapiro, world-renowned hair loss expert.

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Living With Hair Loss

This Is What Real Guys Are Saying About Keeps

Do Keeps' FDA-approved hair loss products really work? We asked five different guys to find out.

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Everything You Need to Know for National Hair Loss Awareness Month

Everything you need to know (and then some) about National Hair Loss Awareness Month.

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Hair Loss Questions

What Are the Signs of Hair Loss?

Are you experiencing male pattern baldness? These signs may indicate that you’re experiencing hair loss.

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Hair Loss Causes

Why Is My Hair Falling Out?

Wondering why your hair is falling out? The root cause is likely genetics, but it could also be due to stress, medical conditions, and more. Discover some of the top reasons for hair loss.

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Hair Loss Causes

Do Hats Cause Hair Loss?

Do hats cause hair loss? Find out why your baseball cap isn’t to blame — plus some handy tips to keep your hat-wearing head happy.

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Hair Loss Treatments

Finasteride vs. Minoxidil: What’s Right for Me?

Finasteride and minoxidil are two FDA-approved solutions to treat male pattern baldness. Find out how each one works, how they differ, and which one you should use.

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Hair Loss Causes

Does Masturbation Cause Hair Loss?

Masturbation is one of the great myths of hair loss. Find out why masturbating in no way exacerbates male pattern baldness.

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Hair Loss Treatments

How to Buy Finasteride for Hair Loss

Find out how finasteride (best known by its trade names, Propecia and Proscar) combats male pattern baldness, stops hair loss, and promotes hair growth.

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How Do You Use Minoxidil?

Minoxidil is very easy to apply. Read this to find out how to put the topical solution onto your scalp to prevent male pattern baldness.

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Hair Loss Questions

What Is Male Pattern Hair Loss?

Although there is no cure, there are FDA-approved treatments that can help male pattern baldness. Learn more from Dr. Jerry Shapiro, world-renowned hair loss expert.

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Is Summer Hair Loss a Real Thing?

Do we lose more hair in the summer? Do hats or sunshine cause hair loss? Allow us to debunk common myths, so you can go back to enjoying the weather.

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4 Easy Ways to Remember to Take Your Hair Loss Treatment

Struggling to remember to take your finasteride every day? How about applying your minoxidil? Building new habits is hard. These tips make it easier.

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Keeps Customer Review Sweepstakes: The Official Rules

Here are the official rules for the Keeps customer review sweepstakes.

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Hair Loss Questions

Does Losing Hair Every Day Mean I'm Going Bald?

Is it normal to shed hair every day? Find out how to identify the real signs of hair loss and how you can take action to prevent it.

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Living With Hair Loss

Meet a Keeps Advisor: Dr. Antonella Tosti

One of the first thoughts you’ll have after reading about Dr. Anontella Tosti’s background is, “but when did she sleep?”

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Hair Loss Treatments

Tell Me More: What's the Difference Between Finasteride 1mg and Finasteride 5mg?

More is better, right? Well, that's not always the case, especially when it comes to finasteride.

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8 Research-Backed Remedies for Stronger, Healthier Hair

Nope, they won't stop your hair loss — but they will help the hair you have look healthier and fuller.

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5 Hair Styling Tips for Guys Using Minoxidil

Using minoxidil (generic Rogaine®) to treat your hair loss? Hair loss expert Antonella Tosti shared five simple hair styling tips to keep in mind while using the product.

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Fact or Fiction: Do Hair Loss Vitamins Actually Work?

We asked our medical advisors to weigh in on hair loss vitamins and if they actually work.

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Hair Loss Causes

Tell Me More: How to Know if Your Thyroid's Causing Your Hair Loss

Losing your hair can be a symptom of many things. And, often, when people start to notice, they wonder if there’s something wrong with their thyroid.

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