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Hair thinning and premature hair fall is normally due to genetics, but other factors like a poor diet, stress and hormones play an important part as well. If you’re concerned about losing your precious strands, it’s time to treat your hair and scalp right. From anti-hair loss serums and treatments to hair boosting multivitamins, try these 10 products for a fuller, healthier mane.

1. Phyto Phytologist 15, $299.90 (set of 15 vials with applicator).

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Apply this leave-in treatment line by line onto thinning areas, then gently massage it into your scalp. It’s formulated with natural, botanical ingredients like cocoa extracts and baikal skullcap to help boost hair growth and extend the life cycle of your hair. Available at Beauty by Nature stores. 

2. Sloane Inc Hair Recovery S13.2, $192.60 (30 ml).

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This daily hair and scalp tonic encourages the growth of new hair by stimulating hair follicles and thickening hair shafts to give you a more full-bodied mane. Available at The Sloane Clinic outlets.

3. Viviscal Professional Hair Nutritional Supplement, $128.40 (60 capsules).

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This supplement helps extend the growth cycle of your hair and replenish vital nutrients directly to the follicle to encourage the growth of healthy hair. Available at Prive and other clinics. 

4. Swisse Ultiboost Hair Skin Nails, from $49 (60 tablets).

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Feed your hair with this multi-vitamin that contains essential nutrients like zinc, selenium and biotin to support the growth of healthy locks. Available at selected leading personal care stores. 

5. Rene Furterer Volumea Volumizing Foam, $49.80 (200 ml).

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Pump up the volume of your blowouts by applying this lightweight styling foam to your hair after showering. Available at leading personal care stores. 

6. PHS Hairscience FEM Fortify Shampoo, $39 (100 ml).

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Boost the density of thinning hair with this stimulating formula that also works to repair and revive damaged hair. Available at PHS Hairscience outlets. 

7. Derma-Rx Trichology Trans-Follicular Serum, $109 (30 ml).

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Gently massage this revitalising serum into your scalp – it contains a potent blend of multi clinically-proven ingredients that boosts hair growth and fortify scalp from external aggressors. 

8. Follizin Intensive Follicle Energiser, $128 (50 ml).

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Rejuvenate your scalp with this intensive treatment that helps your scalp better absorb essential active ingredients with a unique Follispheres Delivery Technology. 

9. John Frieda Luxurious Volume 7 Day Volume In-Shower Treatment, $21.90 (100 ml).

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Specially formulated for those with fine hair, this rinse-off treatment works to enhance the thickness of individual hair fibres and enhance overall texture for noticeably fuller hair. Available at Cold Storage, Watsons and Guardian stores. 

If you are already suffering from hair loss concerns, this potent remedy is packed with natural ingredients like ginseng, dongquai and seaweed extracts to boost blood circulation, thus stimulating hair growth.


The original version of this story was published in Women’s Weekly on May 4, 2017.

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