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Old 03-04-2012, 08:50 PM
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Just wondering for those who have used both.

How long was it before you noticed results, if any, from using biotin? I started taking 5000 mcg about two weeks ago.

Has anyone ever tried Latisse for hair loss? I used it for my eyelashes, and it truly worked wonders. I mean, I barely had any lashes left, and while they don't look amazing or anything, they're still far superior to what I had.

Thoughts? Angie
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Hi imadesphousewife,

I take the same amount of Biotin daily as you. I can't say that I've noticed any improvement that can be attributed exclusively to Biotin though because I also take Spiro, use Rogaine and use the laser comb. I've read that Biotin basically makes your hair grow faster.

I am still using Latisse for my lashes. It would be rather expensive to use it on your scalp. I do know that Allergan is in FDA trials for a different formulation of Latisse that will be intended for scalp hair growth. I don't know how far they are in trials or how much the formula will cost when it does become available. Time will tell. I would think that they would not bother with trying to get FDA approval for scalp hair loss if it was known not to work for scalp hair loss.

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Old 03-05-2012, 05:30 PM
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Dr. Haber told me that the Latisse type drug for hairloss is about 5 years from being available to the public. I dont think that is soon enough for me but hopefully my daughter. I also take 5000 biotin. I think it helps.
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