112018Apr

The Adverse Psychological Effects of losing Your Hair

Clinical research has revealed a number of different causes of hair loss including chemotherapy treatments, genetics, prescription medications for other health issues, and an underactive thyroid gland just to name a few. For many individuals, alopecia or hair loss and thinning hair can result in lowered self-esteem and cause other emotional or mental issues such…

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82018Mar

How does Female Hair Loss differ from Male Hair Loss?

Although we tend to think that men have the exclusive on baldness, roughly 21 million women suffer with some form of alopecia or hair loss.  In a majority of the hair loss cases in the US, the underlying cause is “androgenetic alopecia” or male and female pattern baldness.  Yet while the underlying causes are similar,…

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72018Feb

Dispelling the 5 most common Hair Loss Myths

Every individual loses some hair every day. That’s just a fact of life. However, some individuals worry more about losing their hair than others. If that weren’t enough, those worry warts worry that their worrying is going to cause them to lose even more hair. But there is good news in that some of the…

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42018Jan

When is Hair Transplant Surgery not a suitable Solution for Patients?

Hair restoration or transplant surgery can be a life-changing experience in that it can enhance the patient’s appearance and improve their self-esteem. However, the person must have realistic expectations about the outcome of the procedure. Unfortunately, not everyone who could benefit from this procedure is a good candidate for it. If you’ve been considering this,…

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42017Dec

New Study reveals Effectiveness of PRP Therapy

In the simplest of terms, PRP or “Platelet-Rich Plasma” therapy is an innovative hair restoration technique that stimulates new hair growth. By using an extremely fine needle, the doctor injects the patient’s scalp with PRP so the same red blood cells that aid in tissue healing can stimulate hair growth naturally. The procedure has proven…

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312017Aug

Can Hair Loss be prevented with Hair Transplant Surgery?

The technical name for male or female pattern baldness/hair loss is androgenic or androgenetic alopecia. Although this progressive condition typically worsens over time, the hair that is no longer growing can be restored through different hair transplantation procedures. During the procedure, follicles are harvested from the donor area by the restoration or transplantation surgeon. Donor…

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272017Jul

Are Hair Transplant Procedures Gender-Specific?

One of the many questions that individuals ask hair transplant specialists and surgeons is “Am I a good candidate for the procedure?” However, it’s not just men that are asking that question. The common misconception for many years was that restoration and transplant procedures were gender-specific. In other words, this was something for men only….

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102017Jul

The Pros and Cons of Scalp Micro Pigmentation

Individuals suffering with baldness and thinning hair are oftentimes very self-conscious about their appearance and may have self-esteem issues as a result. Fortunately, a new trend is becoming popular in the hair restoration and transplant industry because of how it can hide bald or thinning areas of a person’s scalp. It’s known as Scalp Micro…

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