Can we apply biotin directly to my hair? A. Even though they are fairly new, topically applied biotin supplements have proven to be equally beneficial for hair as the oral ones. When applied topically, the formula is able to be directly supplied to your hair roots and doesn’t have to make the journey from your internal system to the scalp.
How do you use Biotin for hair growth? Most of the websites touting biotin for hair growth recommend taking 2-5 milligrams (2,000-5,000 mcg) of biotin in supplement form each day, and many supplements are sold under the name Biotin 5000, indicating a 5000 mcg (5 mg) size.
Can you use biotin in your hair everyday? Most hair specialists recommend using biotin shampoos every time one washes his or her hair. For users with oily scalp, using a biotin shampoo daily is a good way to keep the scalp clean and the hair nourished. However, for dry and normal hair, shampooing every day is not a necessity.
What is the best way to use biotin?
Take 30-100 micrograms of biotin per day. For example, if your supplement has 1,000 micrograms per pill, you may only want to take one per week. Most biotin supplements come in pill form; if you are using one of these, take it with water as you would any other pill. Biotin can also come in liquid form.