– By age 21, approximately 25% men with hereditary male pattern baldness start losing hair. – By age 35, approximately 66% men experiences different levels of hair loss. – By age 50, approximately 85% men experiences significant hair loss and thinning hair.
In research comparing rosemary oil with minoxidil for its ability to promote hair growth in patients with androgenetic alopecia, rosemary was shown to be just as effective.
According to another study, essential oils, such as rosemary oil and peppermint oil, can reduce hair loss and promote hair growth.
Rosemary has been linked to hair growth in two additional studies conducted in the years 2010 and 2011. People with alopecia who took rosemary oil had a high success rate in regrowing their hair.
PROS – Blocks DHT – Rosemary Oil is very affordable – It is 100% natural – Stimulates Hair growth and thickness – Reduce itching – Absorbs quickly and does not feel too greasy – Must be beneficial for those with alopecia areata CONS – May not work in extreme conditions – May trigger allergies in few – Strong smell – Must be diluted with another product or carrier oil before using