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Hair Care Tips For Every Age + Women’s ROGAINE® Foam Giveaway!

Hair Care Tips For Every Age +  Women’s ROGAINE® Foam Giveaway!

I have been known to have really healthy, shiny black hair back in my teens and 20s which I was very proud of.  Sadly as I got older, I’ve started seeing signs of aging in my hair.  Since around my mid 30’s, I noticed that my hair had become drier and the texture had become more coarse and brittle. The density of my hair has decreased as well and I can’t tell you the amount of of hair strands I shed every time I wash it or whenever I brush my hair for styling. So lately, thinning hair has been a cause of concern for me. In the process of researching for answers about these hair concerns, I found out that thinning hair and hair loss due to heredity is a real, common concern that 1 in 3 women will notice in their lifetime.  Thinning and hair loss caused by hereditary hair loss can begin as early as your early 20s and can worsen as you age if left untreated.

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For me personally, I’ve started using Women’s ROGAINE® Foam with 5% Minoxidil once daily in the last three weeks to hopefully help regrow thicker, beautiful hair. It’s proven to help regrow hair in over 80% of women as it helps to reactivate hair follicles. I like the fact that this brand is approved by the FDA. It’s too early to see a significant result as it’s only been three weeks since I started using it. But I am confident this product will help me grow back healthier, stronger hair again.

I also interviewed celebrity stylist and Rogaine spokesperson, Jill Crosby, and asked her these questions about Women’s ROGAINE®  Foam that I’d like to share with you all!

Me:  How long/when does the user expect to see an improvement hair growth after continued use of Women’s ROGAINE®  Foam?

Jill:  It takes about 12 weeks for her to see new growth. The hair has a life cycle and it once treatment begins , it will go through a cycle of naturally shedding and then beginning a new growth production . At this point she will begin to notice her new growth coming through. Using the product consistently is KEY to her success

Me: How is Women’s ROGAINE®  Foam different than all the other hair thinning solution products that are already out there? 

Jill: Women’s ROGAINE®  Foam is very different than other products out there . It is the only FDA proven product for women’s hair regrowth on the market. And it is a once a day 5% MinoXidil foam which is so easy to use. Women’s ROGAINE®  Foam has also set up a website for its users to go to to learn more about how to use the product and also how style and manage their thinning hair now.

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Here are some *helpful tips on keeping hair looking healthy, no matter what your age or stage of life.

Hair care in your 20s:  Your hair is likely at its healthiest, but all those colorings, blowouts, sun exposure, smoothing treatments, straightening and curling irons can wreak havoc on your hair.  If you are also doing yo-yo or fad diets, you are also losing sufficient nutrients you hair need. Watch for a widening part or a thinning ponytail, which may indicate the first signs of hair loss – the American Academy of Dermatology estimates that roughly 5 percent of women under 30 are affected.

Hair care in your 30s: Stress from balancing a career and family can take a toll on your hair. Where typically about 90 percent of hair grows while 10 percent rests, stress can drop the growth to 60 percent, according to Peter Panagotacos, M.D., author of The Complete Book of Hair Loss Answers. Try to find calming ways to manage stress such as meditating, practicing yoga, gardening, or reading a book. Also as you age, hair follicles shrink due to hormonal shifts and hereditary factors, and your strands start growing in thinner and more fragile. Gentler style options, such as natural waves, can combat breakage. Thickening scalp treatments can stimulate circulation in the follicles, helping hair grow. Hair feeling too thin? Your doctor may want to check if you’re iron deficient. Eating more iron-rich foods like spinach and red meat may help.

Hair are in your 40s and 50s: As your body transitions to menopause – or you’ve already stopped menstruating, you lack the hormones estrogen and androgen, which can lead to scalp hair loss. According to the North American Menopause Society, half of all women have thinning hair by age 50. Over-the-counter Women’s ROGAINE®  Foam works by reactivating inactive hair follicles to promote hair regrowth, but be patient – it could take three to four months to see results. If you want to cover gray hair, keep in mind that dye can damage hair. It’s safest to stay within three color shades of your natural color – and it’s better to go darker than lighter.

So, I hope this post has given you answers to your most frequently asked questions on aging and/or thinning hair due to heredity. I know that we can’t completely control the process of aging hair, since some of it has to do with not only our genes, but also the food we eat and how we treat our hair overall.  But don’t you agree that we all want to keep a youthful look and glow?  There is no denying that for most us women, hair is our crowning glory. So don’t wait to start caring for your hair better and follow the handy hair care tips above.

And if you are concerned about or are experiencing thinning or hair loss due to hereditary hair loss, look into Women’s ROGAINE® Foam. Right now, you can get a coupon for $5 off on any one (1) Women’s ROGAINE® Foam.

*Source: Hair Care for Every Stage of Your Life (HealthyEssentials.com)


Lucky you, loyal Hip Mama’s Place readers!  One of you will win a one (1) year’s supply of  Women’s ROGAINE® Foam— valued at  $150.00!
To enter this giveaway contest, just follow the Rafflecopter entry link below.  This giveaway contest is open to U.S. addresses only and ends on 10/21/15 at 11:59 PM, EST.  One winner per household. Good luck!

Personal tip: To increase your chances of winning, fulfill all the entry requirements and tweet about the giveaway at least once a day for the duration of the contest.   a Rafflecopter giveaway

Women’s ROGAINE® Foam product was provided by the brand. I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls and the content and opinions expressed here are all my own.

Jocelyn Brown
Jocelyn Brown

A former school teacher, Jocelyn Brown created Hip Mama’s Place in 2007. Her motto for this blog is: get inspired, create and share! Jocelyn loves sharing about food and recipes, crafts, DIY projects and her random travels with her family. She also loves all things social media, but her latest obsession is Instagram.

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  1. Aurora
    11/07/2015 / 2:53 am

    Good hair tips!

  2. laurie murley
    10/21/2015 / 5:10 am

    this sounds like a great product, I would love to try it for myself

  3. Laurie Nykaza
    10/15/2015 / 2:48 am

    My hair is thinning so this sounds amazing use love to try it.

  4. Virginia Rowell
    10/14/2015 / 9:21 am

    My hair is getting really thin. I’m battling the age and the hereditary aspect of hair loss. Would love to see if this helps.

  5. Crystal E.
    10/13/2015 / 8:40 pm

    This would be great to try! I’ve been considering it lately!

  6. sarah s
    10/13/2015 / 6:15 pm

    I have very fine hair that seems to keep getting thinner, would love to try this.

  7. Michele P
    10/13/2015 / 4:44 pm

    at ahem, almost 50 and experiencing thinning hair due to menopause and thyroid issues, I’d definitely like to try this out to see if it could help me with hair re-growth.

  8. Ivette
    10/13/2015 / 1:28 pm

    I was skeptical about this product but now that I read about it, I might give it a try. Thanks for the info!

  9. Jennifer Jo Archdeacon
    10/12/2015 / 7:13 pm

    My hair has been thinning since I was twenty and I have always wanted to try Rogaine. I would love to be able to win this.

  10. Mai T.
    10/12/2015 / 9:55 am

    A new hair foam to try! I’d love to know if this one is any good for my thick straight Asian hair. Thanks for the review.

  11. Thomas Murphy
    10/12/2015 / 2:15 am

    Sounds like a great product! My mom would love to try it.

  12. Leah
    10/11/2015 / 4:10 pm

    I’m really interested in trying this because I have some thinning hair in my bang area.

  13. Michelle Corriveau
    10/11/2015 / 4:02 pm

    I would definitely love to try this product..

  14. Fiona N
    10/11/2015 / 2:56 pm

    My hair is getting thinner after I had my first baby. It looks so ugly and I lost my confidence 🙁 I would love to win and try this FDA approved product!
    Thank You for the chance

  15. Dawn Monroe
    10/11/2015 / 2:36 pm

    I’m experiencing hair loss and thinning on the sides from age and wearing a tight pony tail.

  16. Danielle Jones
    10/11/2015 / 12:07 am

    Am I the only person who didn’t know they make Rogaine for women??? I have just recently started looking for products to help my thining hair. Most everything I have found just wants to hide the problem, like colored hair scalp sprays and powders. I would love for my hair to be fuller again.

  17. michele ziemann
    10/10/2015 / 7:03 pm


  18. Sheila K.
    10/10/2015 / 6:57 pm

    As I move into my 60s I find that my hair could use some help—it’s great that there is a product like Rogaine to provide that help!

  19. Mary Baker
    10/10/2015 / 6:46 pm

    I used to have very, very thick hair and now it is very fine! I hope this would help!

  20. Amanda Sakovitz
    10/10/2015 / 5:49 pm

    This would be perfect for my mom.

  21. DJ
    10/09/2015 / 11:08 pm

    I would love to try this. My hair is thinning and I hate it.

  22. Austin Baroudi
    10/09/2015 / 7:42 pm

    I’d really like to on this for my mother. Thanks o much for the chance!

  23. Kristen
    10/09/2015 / 4:40 pm

    I have been curious about whether this product really works….

  24. Cheryl Abdelnour
    10/09/2015 / 2:20 am

    I have never used this. My hair is thinning and breaking off. I want to try this.

  25. ColleenMarie
    10/08/2015 / 5:35 pm

    always worth a try, my hair in my 30s and after 4 children has really changed.

  26. Jennifer Rote
    10/08/2015 / 12:22 pm

    As a woman in her 40’s with thinning hair, I would love to try the Women’s ROGAINE® Foam.

  27. Julie Wood
    10/08/2015 / 10:50 am

    My hair is thinning and this Women’s Rogaine is a great product to try and help me get new hair growth! I think Rogaine is the best product on the market to help me get a full head of hair!

  28. Jamie
    10/08/2015 / 3:45 am

    I have been dealing with female pattern baldness for a while so hopefully I can win! *fingers crossed*

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