Alternative help for menopause and hair loss
Acupuncture needles inserted in specific points, stimulate blood flow to the hair follicle, encouraging hair regrowth. Evidence it works is anecdotal and it isn’t a quick fix, but it may work for you with a little perseverance.
Chinese herbal medicine
Chinese medicine focuses on kidneys and rebalancing energy, or qi. The theory: disruption to its flow and balance impacts on blood circulation taking its toll on the scalp and hair growth. Talk to a Chinese herbalist about how their herbal remedies and acupuncture may help with hair growth.
May help with hair regrowth. Mix 3-5 drops of one of these essential oils with a base oil and apply to your scalp a couple of times a week:
Practitioners may suggest remedies that treat hair loss caused by hormonal imbalance. Amedical homeopath (www.trusthomeopathy.org) will take a detailed history, look at what other symptoms you’re experiencing, and prescribe what they think is an appropriate remedy.