19yr Old Actor and Need Hair Loss help

Patient : Hi! I'm 19 and I think that my hairline is receding. The exposed skin above my temples is becoming rounded and higher, and the thickness at the top is declining - this is evident in the thickening line of bare scalp in my part. I also notice an increasing amount of hair falling out, and a thinner amount of hair at my crown. I was wondering if a product like Rogaine would be safe for me to use at my age. I am an actor, and need either to regrow the hair that i've lost or at least keep what I have. Unfortunately, there's not much room for a balding teen - mid twenty year old in casting these days! If there are any alternative treatments, I would be glad to hear about them. Thanks so much. B
Symptoms:  Thinning hair on top and especially on crown, receding hairline especially above temples.
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