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Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution USP 2%25 For Women

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Minoxidil Topical Solution USP 2% For Women

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Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution USP for Women with 2% Minoxidil - the only ingredient clinically proven to effectively help hair growth in women and the only medicine available to treat female pattern baldness.
Apply one mL 2 times a day directly onto the scalp in the hair loss area. See carton and enclosed leaflet for complete directions. Using more or more often will not improve results. Continued use is necessary or hair loss will begin again. When using this product do not apply on other parts of the body. Avoid contact with the eyes. In case of accidental contact, rinse eyes with large amounts of cool tap water. Some people have experienced changes in hair color and/or texture.

Precautions: May be harmful if used when pregnant or breast-feeding. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Stop use and ask a doctor if:
  • Chest pain, rapid heartbeat, faintness, or dizziness occurs.
  • Sudden, unexplained weight gain occurs.
Do not use if:
  • You have no family history of hair loss.
  • Your hair loss is sudden and/or patchy.
  • Your hair loss is associated with childbirth.
  • You do not know the reason for your hair loss.
  • You are under 18 years of age. Do not use on babies and children.
  • Your scalp is red, inflamed, infected, irritated, or painful.
  • You use other medicines on the scalp.
  • Your hands or feet swell.
  • Scalp irritation or redness occurs.
  • Unwanted facial hair growth occurs.
  • Ask a doctor before use if you have heart disease.
Active: Minoxidil 2%. Inactive: Alcohol, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water.

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NioxinMinoxidil Topical Solution USP 2% For Women
 
3.7

(based on 34 reviews)

75%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (26)
  • Effective (18)
  • Gentle (12)
  • Good value (7)
  • Smells great (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Hair loss (17)
  • Color-treated hair (6)
  • Daily use (5)
  • Limpness/lifelessness (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (10), Survivalist / minimalist (10), Budget shopper (6), Brand buyer (5)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (12), Wavy hair (8), Very curly hair (3)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (6), 10 minutes (4)

Reviewed by 34 customers

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(0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

I like

By Ivonne Giron Cell

from Cedar hill-Texas

About Me Professional Stylist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Effective
  • Gentle
  • Good Value
  • Smells great

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Color-treated Hair
    • Dry/Damaged Hair
    • Flaking/Dandruff
    • Frizziness/Flyaways
    • Hair Loss
    • Limpness/Lifelessness
    • Normal Hair

    Comments about Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution USP 2% For Women:

    Is good very good. All time is used

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair
     
    3.0

    Stil not sure

    By mrsbootc

    from eugene or

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution USP 2% For Women:

        I'm on my third box and i can not honestly say whether this product works or not. Out of desperation I will continue to use it.

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair
         
        1.0

        I wouldn't buy this product again

        By Mary

        from Columbus Ms

        About Me Minimalist

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution USP 2% For Women:

        Don't like how it leaves hair

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair
         
        5.0

        Good Product

        By Princess

        from Littleton, CO

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Effective

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Hair Loss

          Comments about Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution USP 2% For Women:

          You need to consistently use the product according to directions in order for it to be effective. Has helped to lessen hair loss.

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          1.0

          Hard To Control

          By Red

          from Sacramento CA

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

            Cons

            • Complicated To Use

            Best Uses

            • Color-treated Hair

            Comments about Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution USP 2% For Women:

            Liquid is hard to control and runs before I can effectively rub it in. It either runs to the back or down my forehead. Too soon to determine if it's effective. Flakes if you don't wash your hair the next day.

            • Hair Type:
            • Very Curly Hair
             
            5.0

            Love this product

            By Wavy

            from fl

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Effective
            • Gentle
            • Smells great

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Color-treated Hair
              • Frizziness/Flyaways
              • Hair Loss

              Comments about Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution USP 2% For Women:

              Like this product

              • Hair Type:
              • Wavy Hair
               
              5.0

              I will buy this product again

              By None

              from McDonough, Ga. 30252

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use

              Cons

              • I just wish it would work better

              Best Uses

              • Hair Loss

              Comments about Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution USP 2% For Women:

              Very thin hair

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair

              (0 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

               
              3.0

              MINOXIDIL TOPICAL SOLUTION

              By Lenny

              from Katy, TX

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Good Value

              Cons

              • Ineffective

              Best Uses

              • Hair Loss

              Comments about Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution USP 2% For Women:

              I can't tell as it is too soon to see any improvement.

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair

              (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Loving my hair

              By Chevelle lover

              from Hanford,Ca

              About Me Minimalist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Effective
              • Gentle
              • Good Value

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Color-treated Hair
                • Hair Loss

                Comments about Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution USP 2% For Women:

                Loved how this worked! My hair is growing back in nicely.

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair

                (0 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                1.0

                Purchased May 2017 and found out later it expired 2016

                By RR

                from Nevada

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Comments about Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution USP 2% For Women:

                This product should have not been on the shelf. I do not live near the store so will be making a special trip to return.

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair

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                • Q:

                  If I use this for a few months and stop will all the new hairs fall out?
                  Asked on 7/11/2017 by Nervous from Southern California

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Continued use is necessary or hair loss will begin again.

                    Answered on 7/13/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  my hairline above at my forehead is receding. can I use minoxidil for this? also, can I use it on my eyebrows for some spots that are now missing? someone told me that I could.
                  Asked on 7/4/2017 by Ursula from Illinois

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Monoxidil is not intended to be used for a receding hairline, and it should not be applied to the eyebrows.

                    Answered on 7/14/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  I have been experiencing hair loss due to Hormone therapy. I am using the #2 Nioxin. I purchased the box with all 3 products. I also purchased the Diamax, Hair Booster, Night density rescue, & Minoxidil topical solution. What is the order or the best way to use these products? I used to have beautiful long hair on top and now it is short and thin on top.
                  Asked on 6/30/2017 by Christi from Forney Texas

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    This product should not be combined with Scalp Treatment, Hair Booster or Night Density Rescue. The combination of products can be too strong and could cause irritation. Here is the order of usage: Nioxin shampoo, Therapy Conditioner, and Minoxidil Topical Solution twice a day.

                    Answered on 7/14/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  Can I use this topical treatment alone..without the shampoo/conditioner system and still see results?
                  Asked on 6/22/2017 by RA from undisclosed

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Yes, you will still see results. :-)

                    Answered on 7/11/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  can i use thor to regrow hair back that has broke off from over processing? also overall on my scalp is thinning , can i use system 4 with this product ?
                  Asked on 6/21/2017 by chloe from wv

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    The Nioxin Minoxidil is formulated specifically for those that experience hereditary hair loss. A better choice for mechanically damaged hair is the Nioxin system kit #4, in combination with Hair Booster. The Hair Booster is infused with ultra concentrated CoZyme-10 vitamin complex especially designed for those areas of low density. This will help strengthen the hair and help prevent future breakage. The order you should apply these products is: Nioxin Shampoo #4, Nioxin Therapy Conditioner #4, Hair Booster on towel dried hair, and last Scalp Treatment #4 on towel dried hair.

                    Answered on 7/14/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  I have color-treated hair--will this effect the color?
                  Asked on 6/13/2017 by Skye Xone from NY, NY

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Nioxin states this product is safe for color-treated hair; however, if you have concerns, it is always smart to consult your colorist prior to use.

                    Answered on 7/11/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  I have chemically relaxed hair. Which nioxin treatment do you recommend, if any to ensure no damage to the hair.
                  Asked on 4/23/2017 by goldeneagle99 from herndon, va

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Nioxin states this product is safe for chemically-treated hair; however, if you have concerns, it is always smart to consult your stylist prior to use. Here are the ingredients for easy reference:

                    Active: Minoxidil 2%. Inactive: Alcohol, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water.

                    Answered on 4/24/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  Can I use this product with Nioxin Hair Booster?
                  Asked on 4/12/2017 by Kendra from Atlanta, GA

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    We do not recommend using both products together, as this might cause scalp sensitivities.

                    Answered on 4/13/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  I bought this product for my grandmother. Is it for all hair types? She has "coarse" hair which is thinning and natural. I also sent her the Nioxin 6 system kit to start out with
                  Asked on 3/23/2017 by Jones0701 from Washington, DC

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    These products would be great for your grandmother, even if her hair is natural, because coarse hair is typically drier than other hair types, that is what I would have recommended as well. System kit #6 is more moisturizing for this hair type. To minimize irritation we recommend your grandmother wait 4 hours after the application of the Scalp Treatment.

                    Answered on 4/11/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  Can I use the Nioxin Minolidol topical solution 2% for women with my Cerifil Shampo and Cerifil Conditioner instead of the Nioxin Scalp Optimizing Shampoo and conditioners? Thank you for replying
                  Asked on 2/10/2017 by Carole from Lansale, PA

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Nioxin recommends using this product in conjunction with the Nioxin System Kit designed for your hair type and condition for best results.

                    Answered on 3/20/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
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