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    Default Did minoxidil change your hair color at all?

    I've seen a number of people claim that minoxidil changed their hair color over time, usually darker, and it's also listed as a possible side effect. I'm trying to get an idea of how common this side effect is. For people who have used minoxidil for at least a few months, did you notice any change to your hair color?

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    20 years and no change.

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    Like @mrclean I've used minoxidil for decades, and seen no colour change, I've silver gray hair so it would be obvious if there had been!

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    Never any change for me. And I've been using it for decades.

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    Here's an example of a guy who said it darkened his hair color. Obviously darkening wouldn't be apparent if you started out with black or white hair.




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    Quite simple math, since regrowth or change in hair color for that matter is a side effect.
    The ones that has been using it for ages without sides, has minimum to non regrowth.

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    I just find that hard to believe... colored his eyebrows to.

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    It seems like minoxidil can sometimes have that effect. Here's another example.


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    It makes me think there's some colorant in the foam.

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    Quote Originally Posted by vinn View Post
    It seems like minoxidil can sometimes have that effect. Here's another example.

    Those hairlines look different so I don't think it is the same person in photos.

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