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28
Dec
2016

The Evolution of Hair Transplants

Posted by Hair transplants have been used to treat hair loss for nearly 200 years. One of the first hair transplants recorded took place in Germany in 18221. Diffenbach, a medical student, along with his professor, Dr. Unger, successfully transplanted hair from one area of the scalp to another1. They were able to effectively perform...

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11
Nov
2016

“You want to ‘laser’ my head?!” Laser light therapy for hair loss

Posted by Low level laser therapy (LLLT) is a non-invasive, non-pharmacological treatment for androgenetic alopecia (AGA) in both men and women. The ‘laser’ in LLLT is actually red light, which is emitted from diodes in a LLLT device. Devices can be helmets or caps that patients place on their head or, there are combs that emit...

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10
Nov
2016

Treatments for Hair Loss – Medication, Transplantation & Concealers

Posted by As a diverse condition hair loss affects diverse people including both men and women with various treatments available. Medication, surgery and concealers are three top options on the market today. Medication                 There are two main hair growth stimulating medications on the market today;...

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22
Oct
2016

A New Hair Growth Therapy – PRP

Posted by “Doctor, you don't know what it is to doubt everything … you couldn't with eyebrows like yours.” – Bram Stoker, Dracula PRP (platelet-rich plasma) a.k.a. the vampire treatment is a hair growth therapy that is becoming increasingly popular. This hair growth therapy consists of two main steps; retrieval of plasma (main...

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20
Oct
2016

How to Categorize Your Hair Loss Using the Norwood Scale

Posted by The Norwood scale (also referred to as the Norwood Hamilton scale) is a hair loss classification system that is commonly used to describe hair loss1. This scale is based on the typical hair thinning patterns found in men; hair loss starting at the temple and crown areas and progressing along the scalp2. There are 7 different...

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19
Oct
2016

Free PRP & Laser Hair Therapy

Posted by For a limited time only, all hair transplant clients who sign up within the next few weeks will receive the following items for free: 1 Platelet Rich Plasma Treatment (a value of $1,500) 3 Months of Laser Therapy (a value of $1,500) This promotion will be available until the end of November (2016).

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11
Oct
2016

Minoxidil – Treatment for Hair Loss

Posted by Androgenetic alopecia is a prevalent hair loss condition and is commonly referred to as male patterned baldness1. As its name suggests, this hair loss disorder occurs more frequently in men (70% prevalence) as compared to women (40% prevalence)1. Patients with this condition display miniaturized hair follicles, possibly...

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26
Jun
2014

FUE or FUT? Which one is better

Posted by Once you have made the decision to improve your hairline with hair restoration, you next have to decide on what approach you wish to take regarding the transplant procedure. Obviously, the most important variables to weigh are natural looking results and long term success. While there are a plethora of techniques out there in...

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16
Jun
2014

Post-transplant Expectations

Posted by If you’ve recently undergone hair transplant surgery, there’s no doubt that you are excited to start seeing results and enjoying your new hairline and thicker, more luscious growth. Here is what to expect in the weeks and months after your hair transplant surgery: The week after your procedure: Patients will usually...

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5
Jun
2014

Tips to get better results with Hair transplantation

Posted by Everyone wants to look and feel their best! For men with early onset hair loss and male pattern balding, a solution that is available to increase self-esteem and restore youth is that of hair transplantation! For those seriously considering making the change, here are some tips to make your experience a successful...

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