I also heard someone say that it can help to lose weight. Is that true?
28 Dec 2009
It's best to apply to clean, dry, intact skin of shoulders and upper arms and/or abdomen (which I personally think is probably the best spot do to the fact that it gets more blood flow). As far as losing weight, that's a myth. It's a steroid and can actually cause weight gain in some cases (which is a rare side effect of AndroGel). I hope this helps! Happy Holidays!
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