Nioxin Unscented 2% Minoxidil Topical Hair Growth Treatment

Last updated: September 7, 2022


Whatever the cause for hair loss, this formula is a good long-term solution. It takes a month or more to start showing results, but they can be impressive. With a couple of uses daily, the minoxidil ingredient can restore growth in thinning areas.

We looked at the top Hair Growth Treatments and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Hair Growth Treatment you should buy.

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Product Details

Key Takeaway: Combat thinning hair with the active minoxidil in this formula.

In our analysis of 24 expert reviews, the Nioxin Unscented 2% Minoxidil Topical Hair Growth Treatment placed 4th when we looked at the top 9 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

The Nioxin Hair Regrowth Treatment contains 2% Minoxidil. Minoxidil is the only ingredient clinically proven to effectively help hair regrowth in women and is the only medicine available to treat female pattern baldness.This hair regrowth treatment for women is suitable to treat multiple hair types, including curly hair and those who have curly hair fall.This treatment will last you 30 days. A colorless liquid medication proven to help regrow hair, designed to be used only on the top of the scalp.

Expert Reviews


What reviewers liked

I bought it and my edges have miraculously grown overnight, it seems.
Reviewers rave about how well it works
- Byrdie
Minoxidil has been used as a treatment for hair loss for over 20 years, so by now we have some pretty good data about how well it actually works, and the results are actually pretty good. Many people see a 5-10% increase in hair density after 3 months use at twice daily.

What reviewers didn't like

two weeks of application "closed up the big bald spot I was getting in the center of the crown of my head."
Has to be used twice daily. Takes a little while to dry
- Byrdie
once stopped, most of the hair that had been saved by using minoxidil tends to fall out quickly, leading to what's called the "dread shed" - a rapid hair shedding phase.
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