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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252016Nov

Exposing the Myths of Baldness and Hair Loss

With approximately 56 million men and women (35 million men, 21 million women) suffering with baldness and hair loss today, the hair loss industry is worth a phenomenal $3.5 billion. Unfortunately, the majority of the hair loss solutions that are available on the market today are totally worthless. According to American Hair Loss Association founder…

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32016Mar

Neograft Hair Transplant Technology Advantages

The Neograft procedure is one of the more recent technological advancements in the hair restoration and transplantation industry. This automated system counteracts hair loss by facilitating the harvest of hair follicles during a specific hair transplant procedure known as FUE or Follicular Unit Extraction. The key feature of the procedure is the improved accuracy and…

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92015Nov

Why Laser Therapy Might Be Right for You

You’re unique—your hair loss treatment should be unique, too. A good hair restoration surgeon will never take an assembly line approach to your treatment. Instead, they will always perform a thorough consultation and choose the therapy that works best for you. Sometimes, the best option isn’t surgery at all. While advanced surgical techniques like follicular…

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182014Dec

What is Androgenic Alopecia?

The most common cause of hair loss is androgenic alopecia – male and female pattern baldness. The contributing factors are genetics and hormones. Hairs located in the front and crown of the scalp are genetically programmed to reduce-in-size due to the hair growing tissue’s sensitivity to the hormone dihydrotestosterone or DHT. The hair becomes finer…

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