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The skill and technique of hair restoration surgeons vary widely, as do their hair transplant results. This site is published by hair transplant patients to help others get past the hype to find quality prescreened hair transplant surgeons in Canada, the USA, Europe/Asia and South America.

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When done right, a hair transplant surgery can produce lifelong results that are so natural that even hair stylists cannot detect them. But choosing the hair restoration procedure and clinic is critical.

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Three Steps to a Successful Hair Transplant

  1. Learn about the Best Hair Transplant Procedure.

    Today, when done right, hair replacement surgery can restore a full and natural look in only one surgical session. Learn about today's ultimate hair transplant procedure

  2. Consult with Patients and Qualified Hair Restoration Physicians.

    This online community is made up of hundreds of patients who participate in our active discussion forum. Visit our hair restoration discussion forum and read their experiences, view their photos and share advice online. You can also consult with a quality prescreened hair restoration physician in your area by emailing them an Online Consultation.

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    The skill, talent, and experience of hair transplant surgeons vary widely, as do their results. It is very important that you choose your physician carefully, as your results will last a lifetime.
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buzzbee

USA - Georgia - Bald Class - 3a

I'm in my early 40's and have been balding since my mid-20's.

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futurehair

Asia - India - Bald Class - 2a

Hair loss affected my self-confidence. Hair Transplant seems the best way in the long term to halt...

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HTsoon

USA - California - Bald Class - 6

I began losing my hair at 21, tried finasteride at 22, discontinued due to side effects, began minoxidil...

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Hair Restoration News

  • Potential Problems After Hair Transplant Surgery

    Potential Problems After Hair Transplant Surgery

    Tuesday, May 8, 2018

    Men and women who undergo hair transplant surgery are sometimes concerned with what they experience afterwards. A red scalp, shock loss, crusting/scabbing, etc. This hair restoration article addresses some of these issues.

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  • Alternative Hair Loss Treatments to Propecia when Finasteride Produces Side Effects

    Alternative Hair Loss Treatments to Propecia when Finasteride Produces Side Effects

    Friday, May 4, 2018

    Propecia works great to stop hair loss and even regrow thinning hair in some men. But what if Propecia causes side effects? Are there any alternative non-surgical hair loss treatments to Propecia? Do any non-surgical solutions grow hair in bald areas like hair transplant surgery?

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  • What's So Great about Scalp Micropigmentation?

    What's So Great about Scalp Micropigmentation?

    Wednesday, April 11, 2018

    What if these Bruce Willis shaved head type of men could make the world believe that they shave their head by choice and not because they've lost their hair? This is where Scalp Micropigmentation (SMP) comes in and why it has become so popular.

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  • FUE Gets a New Name - Follicular Unit Excision (Formerly Follicular Unit Extraction)

    FUE Gets a New Name - Follicular Unit Excision (Formerly Follicular Unit Extraction)

    Wednesday, April 4, 2018

    FUE, an acronym well known in the hair transplant profession for the donor harvesting technique called follicular unit extraction has recently been renamed Follicular Unit Excision (formerly Follicular Unit Extraction) by a group of hair restoration physicians dedicated to innovating and improving hair transplant techniques, its accuracy and its terminology. The new term Follicular Unit Excision has recently been adopted in the hair transplant profession and amongst hair restoration surgeons. But why?

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  • Is Follicular Unit Excision Appropriate on a Norwood 5 Hair Loss Patient?

    Is Follicular Unit Excision Appropriate on a Norwood 5 Hair Loss Patient?

    Monday, March 12, 2018

    I was just wondering if I should accept my fate and embrace the FUSS (follicular unit strip surgery) method or get FUE and end up with many tiny scars that overall look worse than the linear scar...

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