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Other Reasons for Hair Restoration Surgery

When you hear the phrase “hair transplant,” do you automatically picture a middle-aged man who has a noticeable amount of hair loss on his head? While a man with male pattern baldness may be one of the more common candidates … Continue reading

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Platelet Rich Plasma and Hair Health

There’s a lot of buzz about PRP, or platelet rich plasma, these days. It’s injected into certain areas of the face during a “Vampire facelift,” and has been used to treat chronic sports-related injuries. Celebrities such as Kim Kardashian and … Continue reading

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Questions to Ask Your Hair Restoration Surgeon

Your dad went bald. His dad went bald. And your mom’s dad also lost his hair. It seems as though the deck is stacked against you, and now you’re also noticing that your hair is beginning to thin or that … Continue reading

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Avoiding the “Pluggy” Look

When some people hear the phrase “hair transplant,” they immediately picture an older, balding man with visible hair plugs. In the early days of the surgery, several decades ago, the methods used by surgeons created an unnatural appearance, similar to … Continue reading

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The Pros and Cons of Minoxidil

More commonly known by the brand name Rogaine, minoxidil has been used for decades to help treat hair loss in both  men and women. Since minoxidil is available over-the-counter and does actually help hair grow, you might wonder why you … Continue reading

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How to Deal With Hair Loss in Your 20s or 30s

You might expect to see a bald spot or a bit of thinning on the crown of a 40-something or 50-something man. But, looking in the mirror and noticing that your hair is thinning, when you’re barely in your 20s … Continue reading

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Understanding Hair Loss in Women

Women lose their hair for a number of reasons, from stress to genetics. Hereditary hair loss in women looks different than it does in men. Typically, male hair loss takes place at the crown of the head or from the hairline. Hair … Continue reading

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At a Loss: Tips for Concealing Thinning Hair

Hair loss or thinning hair is more common in women than most people think. About 30 percent of women will have some amount of hair loss or thinning over the course of their lives. The treatments for hair loss in women can sometimes … Continue reading

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Understanding Telogen Effluvium

Not all types of hair loss are permanent or require hair restoration surgery to fix. The second most common cause of hair loss, telogen effluvium, isn’t permanent, for example. A number of different factors can lead to telogen effluvium, though the medical … Continue reading

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Best Celebrity Hair Transplants

In 2013, more than 15,000 hair transplants were performed in the US, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. It’s no surprise that some of those hair restoration surgeries were performed on the rich and famous. A number of male celebrities, … Continue reading

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