Tugain 2% solution is used in the treatment of hair loss. It contains minoxidil as an active component that acts by dilating the blood vessels and stimulates hair growth on the scalp. Using more than the advised amount is not going to increase hair growth. It may take a few months before you see results. Avoid contact with eyes, nose, mouth. In case it gets into any of these, immediately wash with water. Do not use it during pregnancy and breastfeeding. If you have heart disease or high blood pressure, consult with your doctor before using the same....
Q: Can I use a hairdryer after applying Tugain 2% solution?
A: Do not use a hairdryer to dry the scalp after you apply Tugain 2% solution. Using a hairdryer on the scalp may decrease the effectiveness of treatment.
Q: Which shampoo should be used while using Tugain 2% solution?
A: Follow a normal hair care routine. However, the use of mild and gentle shampoo is the best for hair.
Q: How soon can I expect results after using Tugain 2% solution?
A: Hair growth is a slow process. It may take 4-6 months or more effective results.
Q: Can I get my hair wet after applying Tugain 2% solution?
A: Allow Tugain 2% solution to completely dry for 4 hours after applying it. After four hours you can wash your hair.
Q: How to apply Tugain 2% solution?
Make sure your scalp is dry before applying Tugain 2% solution.
Wash your hands thoroughly before and after applying this solution and rinse other areas that have come in contact with the medication.
Let the medicine remain on your scalp for at least 4 hours and let it dry completely.
Avoid contact with the eyes, ears, nose, mouth and broken or irritated skin. On accidental eye contact, wash the eyes thoroughly with water.
Avoid using minoxidil on the same days when the hair is coloured or chemically treated.
Q: Can I comb my hair after applying Tugain 2% solution?
A: Allow around 30 minutes for Tugain 2% solution to absorb sufficiently into your scalp before you brush your hair. This will ensure the hairbrush removes no product.
Q: Can I apply hair oil after applying Tugain 2% solution?
A: Apply Tugain 2% solution and let it absorb for 2-4 hours or more after which you can apply hair oil.
Q: What are the causes of hair loss?
Nutritional deficiencies: Iron, copper, zinc and proteins are essential for hair growth. Vitamin D is another cause of hair loss. Soak up some sun to get vitamin D.
Hormone imbalance: Excessive male hormones can cause hair loss.
Thyroid diseases: An increase or decrease in the thyroid hormone may cause hair to fall.
Birth control pills: Birth control pills may cause thinning of hair.
Stress: Sudden hair loss may be caused by excess stress. Exercise, meditation yoga and massages will reduce your chances of experiencing hair loss by reducing stress.
Hairstyling products: Overtreated hair can lead to hair loss due to chemicals found in dyes and styling products.
Ageing: As we age, the rate at which our hair grows tends to slow down. Hair strands get thinner and lose pigment and hair becomes thinner, finer and grey. Eating whole foods will help to keep your body youthful and your hair healthy....
Genetics: Genetic hair loss is known as androgenetic alopecia and is known to be the most common cause of hair loss.
Q: Can it be used in children?
A: No, Tugain 2% solution should not be used in children below 18 years and elderly above 65 years of age.