I tried an anti-dht supplement because I could see the writing on the wall with my male pattern baldness. It started for me very early in life, as early as my late teens, and by the time I hit thirty it was tough to look in the mirror. Yes, I knew I was likely going to go at least partially bald seeing as how my father and grandfather both had the same condition, but it was a real shock to see it start happening so early. I had a receding hairline starting when I went to my senior prom. Not fun.
I resigned myself to being bald until a few years ago when I started reading about substances that could potentially slow or even reverse the condition because they block a substance in your body that causes the hair loss. I figured the worst that could happen is that it wouldn’t work. If it worked even marginally well, I would be able to keep some hair on my head until I hit middle age. That was my goal. (more…)