12015Oct

History of Hair Restoration

The history of hair transplant technology is fairly recent. Even though what we recognize as contemporary hair transplant procedures have only been around for less than a century, the technology has come a long way since its early days. Learn how far hair transplant methods have come below. Early Years Surgical correction of baldness dates…

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162015Sep

How to Choose a Hair Restoration Doctor

As with any major procedure, it’s unwise to schedule your hair restoration appointment with the first doctor you talk to. In order to get the best results, shop around and consult with at least three doctors first. Pick your candidates for their reputation and accolades, preferably from a mixture of press, patient testimonials and colleagues….

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42015Aug

Answers about Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy

If you’re suffering from baldness and have been looking in Philadelphia for hair transplant solutions, “PRP” might be a recent buzzword for you. The term refers to platelet-rich plasma therapy, a relatively recent treatment that shows promising results for restoring youthful hairlines to men and women of a wide age range. If you’d like to…

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132015Jul

The Key Advantages of Follicular Unit Extraction

Outdated hair transplant procedures like hair plugs have several unfortunate disadvantages for patients. Scarring and unnatural-looking results are endemic to less advanced techniques. Other, non-invasive techniques do not have the staying power of surgical hair transplant techniques. However, you don’t have to choose between temporary treatments and permanent yet unsightly procedures any longer. At Pistone…

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122015May

Everything You Want to Know About Follicular Unit Extraction

At Pistone Hair Restoration, we offer the latest and most advanced techniques for hair restoration. One such procedure is called follicular unit extraction. Though relatively new, this technique is proving to be extremely popular among our patients. If you suffer from baldness, follicular unit extraction might be the right permanent solution for you no matter…

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282015Apr

Are You Ready for miraDry?

Millions of people across the globe experience embarrassment and frustration from underarm sweat. Most solutions for underarm sweat are either temporary, like topical antiperspirants, or invasive, like surgical procedures. However, a non-invasive, completely permanent treatment for underarm sweat exists. If you’re ready for a revolutionary solution to underarm sweat, read on to learn about miraDry,…

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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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