skin

  • how can i reduce the side-effects for my skincare rx?

    ramp-up methodIt can take some time for skin to adjust to our treatments. We recommend using our treatments 2-3 nights a week for the first two weeks. As your skin adjusts, you can increase the frequency of use during the following weeks. Most people are able to safely use our products every night using the ramp-up method, but they are still ... continue reading

  • how do i use my new airless pump bottle?

    what is an airless pump bottle and how does it work? It may look similar to cream dispensers you've used in the past, but under the surface the airless pump bottle design is a bit different. The biggest change is that there are no tubes or straws inside to force the cream out of the bottle. Instead, we use an airless pump delivery system, which ... continue reading

  • morning glow serum

    what is it? This product is a skin smoothing serum. Vitamin C is a prime ingredient in collagen which helps fight wrinkles and smooth out your skin’s tone and texture. how do i apply it? Apply in the a.m. before creams or gels. Use one pump and smooth over face. Gently pat dry. what’s in it? Key ingredients: Vitamin C: Antioxidant that preven... continue reading

  • goodnight wrinkle cream

    what is it? This product is a nightime facial moisturizer which can help reduce wrinkles and fine lines how to apply it? Apply in the p.m. after washing your face, after any other products. Smooth over face until product absorbs.  what’s in it? Key ingredients: Shea Butter: Emollient that traps water in the skin, which moisturizes and increase... continue reading

  • everyday moisturizer

    what is it? This all-day moisturizer goes to work keeping your face happy, relaxed and hydrated.  how to apply it? Apply in the a.m. after washing and using any serums. Smooth over face until product absorbs. what’s in it? Key ingredients: Shea Butter: Emollient that traps water in the skin, which moisturizes and increases skin health Noni Lea... continue reading

  • hims anti-aging treatment

    what’s in it? Active ingredients: Tretinoin 0.025%Niacinamide 5% Non-active Ingredients: Purified Water, Cyclopentasiloxane, Polysilicone-11, Laureth-4, Octydodecanol, Octydodecyl xyloside, PEG 30 Dipolyhydroxystearate, Silicone Oil, Cyclomethicone, Ethanol, Macadamia PEG-8 Ester, Andiroba Carrier Oil common ingredient questions: % Naturality: ... continue reading

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hair

  • what is the difference between Propecia and Finasteride?

    Finasteride 1mg tablet is the FDA approved generic equivalent of Propecia. Some people prefer to take brand drugs, even though they are typically more expensive. A company that makes a brand drug invests in research and development costs to create the brand drug, so they usually charge more for the brand version. When the FDA allows generic vers... continue reading

  • Finasteride for Hair Loss - Deep Dive

    Finasteride for Hair Loss At hims, we are committed to providing the latest clinical information to our customers regarding all prescription medications we offer.  We want you to be able to make the most informed choice about your wellness. This article focuses on the medication called Finasteride that is used for hair loss.   What causes hair l... continue reading

  • are your products for all hair types?

    We have formulated our shampoos and conditioner for all hair types, but high curl patterns might find themselves running low on product a bit earlier. Our shampoos and conditioner are vegan, cruelty free, color safe and both sufate and paraben free. continue reading

  • shampoo+

    what is it? The hims shampoo+ is specially formulated with saw palmetto to help reduce DHT levels on the scalp (DHT is the hormone that causes hair loss) and add moisture and volume to your hair. This shampoo was not formulated to treat dandruff. how often should i use it? hims’ shampoo+ is safe to use on a daily basis. how do i use it? Wet hair... continue reading

  • hims conditioner

    what is it? A luxurious conditioner to complement your DHT blocking shampoo treatment. Formulated to help moisturize and smooth your locks. does it treat hair loss? This conditioner was specially formulated by us to promote a healthy head of hair, but it does not treat or prevent hair loss. how often should i use it? hims’ conditioner is safe to... continue reading

  • why do my pills look different?

    When the doctor approves your prescription, you can have that prescription fulfilled at apharmacy of your choice. Pharmacies get pills from different suppliers. To ensure that you always get your prescription on time, the pharmacy will go with the supplier that has product in stock at the time it is needed.  Depending on the supplier of the medi... continue reading

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sex

  • Stendra® (Avinafil)

    what is it? Stendra® is used to treat men who have erectile dysfunction (also called sexual impotence). Stendra® belongs to a group of medicines called phosphodiesterase 5 (PDE5) inhibitors. These medicines prevent an enzyme called phosphodiesterase type-5 from working too quickly. The penis is one of the areas where this enzyme works. what’s in... continue reading

  • how do i use the PEJ spray?

    how do i prime my PEJ spray? 1. Break the front tab. 2. Push in and twist to open. (left to lock, right to open - see the directions which came with your bottle). 3. Gently shake bottle prior to use. To prime the pump, press the spray pump repeatedly until product dispenses. Remember, your bottle must be held upright to prime! That's it! how man... continue reading

  • important safety information (sildenafil)

    SILDENAFIL Do not take Sildenafil (sildenafil citrate) if you: Take any medicines called nitrates, often prescribed for chest pain, or guanylate cyclase stimulators like Adempas (riociguat) for pulmonary hypertension. Your blood pressure could drop to an unsafe level. Are allergic to sildenafil, as contained in Sildenafil and REVATIO, or any... continue reading

  • Sertraline

    what is it? Sertraline is an SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) commonly used as an antidepressant, although it is prescribed ‘off-label’ to treat a range of medical issues including posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and Premature Ejaculation (PE). In the context of this FAQ, Sertraline is being... continue reading

  • is the PEJ spray safe for oral sex?

    Yes! The PEJ spray is safe for oral contact for people who can tolerate lidocaine (so make sure to ask your partner about any allergies!). Just apply the spray and rub it in, wait 10 minutes, then rinse the area and wipe with a damp towel to avoid a medicinal taste. Never spray this product directly into the eyes or mouth - that could cause some... continue reading

  • is the PEJ spray numbing?

    The PEJ spray will not make it so you cannot feel anything during sex. When used as directed, PEJ spray only affects sensitivity of nerves associated with ejaculation, and not the sensitivity of the entire penis. It improves the quality of the sexual experience in 72.1% of users, meaning it makes sex better not worse. continue reading

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mouth

  • valacyclovir

    what is valacyclovir and how does it work? Valacyclovir is an antiviral suppressive approved by the FDA to treat herpes simplex, also known as HSV-1. Valacyclovir works by blocking the virus' polymerase enzyme. By doing so, the medicine is able to stop the HSV-1 virus from building DNA and replicating itself inside of you. This reduces the sever... continue reading

well-being

  • Collagen Powder

    what is it? Our collagen powder is a supplement to help aging skin, satiety, and muscle recovery. directions: Add one scoop to any hot or cold liquid-based drink or your favorite recipe and mix up. Use daily for best results. what flavor is it? We offer 3 flavors of collagen powder: unflavored (35 cal/serving), vanilla bean (40 cal/serving), and... continue reading

  • Propranolol

    what is it? Propranolol is a Beta-blocker. This is a class of medication that is typically used to treat issues like high blood pressure, heart failure, or an irregular heartbeat. Doctors also sometimes prescribe beta-blockers for off-label use in treating the physical symptoms of performance anxiety. treatment for issues like high blood pressur... continue reading

  • sleep vital gummy

    how can it help me? These vitamins contain ingredients which help support sleep.  how often should i take it? Take up to 3 gummies thirty minutes before bedtime. what flavour is it? Raspberry pomegranate. what's in it? Full ingredient legend: Glucose Syrup, Beet Sugar, Water, Grassfed Beef Gelatin, L-Theanine Chamomile Flower Extract, Maltodext... continue reading

  • immunity vital gummy

    how can it help me? These vitamins contain ingredients which can improve and support your immune system. how often should i take it? Eat 3 gummies daily when at risk for colds. what flavour is it? Meyer lemon. what's in it? Full ingredient legend: Glucose Syrup, Beet Sugar, Water, Grassfed Beef Gelatin, Ascorbic Acid, Juice Concentrate, Vitamin... continue reading

  • heart vital gummy

    how can it help me? These vitamins contain ingredients which can improve the overall health of your heart. how often should I take it? Eat 1 gummy daily. what flavour is it? Blue fruit punch. what's in it? Active ingredients: Glucose Syrup, Beet Sugar, Water, Phystoserols (soybeans - 400mg per gummy), Grass-fed Beef Gelatin, Omegas, Lactic Acid... continue reading

  • hims biotin gummies

    how can it help me? These gummies can help with thicker hair, stronger nails, and better skin - they also contain key nutrients that are good for your heart, nerves and digestion. how often do i take it? Eat two gummies per day. what flavour is it? Cherry. what's in it? Full ingredient legend: Glucose Syrup, Beet Sugar, Water, Grassfed Beef Gela... continue reading