Let us break down the differences for you:
- The application process—To apply the solution, you’ll need to use a dropper. The foam can be applied with your hands.
- The ingredients—Some people are sensitive or allergic to certain ingredients found in minoxidil solution that aren’t included in the foam.
Now here’s the most important similarity: Whether sold as a foam or as a solution, minoxidil is an FDA-approved treatment for male pattern baldness that works for approximately 70% of individuals. The foam and solution versions are equally effective at reducing hair loss and promoting regrowth.
To learn more about minoxidil and how it works to treat hair loss, read our article here.