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Can I Have a Hair Transplant at the Age of 21?

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Generally speaking, performing hair transplants on guys in their early 20's is not a good idea. However, the issue is far from black and white.

Why Do So Many People Seem to Need Multiple Hair Transplants to Reach their Hair Restoration Goals?

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Both of the scenarios you proposed are possible. Very few guys seem to be in the "one and done" category.

Can Unlimited Finances and Modern Hair Transplant Techniques Stop Someone from Looking Bald?

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Money sure helps but genetics will have the final word. With good planning, realistic expectations and a skilled and experienced hair transplant surgeon, great results are possible for a large percentage of hair loss sufferers.

Is Hair Transplant Surgery Advisable for 22-Year-Old Male with a Mature Hairline?

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

There is a very good reason why hair transplant surgeons advise very young patients to wait until they're older for surgery.

Are Less Expensive Hair Transplant Surgeons Also Less Skilled?

Thursday, July 16, 2015

First and foremost, cost should never be the primary concern when choosing a hair restoration physician. But, that does not necessarily mean that a less expensive surgeon is a less qualified surgeon.

Can I Perm My Hair after Hair Transplant Surgery?

Monday, June 22, 2015

Transplanted hair is no more at risk of chemical damage than any other hair but, if this a recent hair transplant, I'd wait till a couple of months post-op to be safe before applying any chemicals.

Should You Tell Your Boyfriend You Suspect He Had a Hair Transplant?

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

It's impossible to say why some people prefer to remain quiet about having had hair restoration surgery while others are very open about it. Hair loss can be difficult to face for both men and women. However, for men in particular, there seems to be a stigma attached to having any sort of cosmetic procedures

How Long Should I Wait to Have a Hair Transplant after Starting Medical Hair Loss Treatments?

Monday, June 1, 2015

It's a great idea to wait a full year after starting medical hair loss treatments. If you respond well to the finasteride you may find that you require fewer grafts to achieve your hair restoration goals.

Does Smoking before and after Hair Transplant Surgery Affect Hair Growth?

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Smoking is known to present a risk to healing. One concern is that the nicotine in cigarettes causes blood vessels to constrict, decreasing blood flow to the surgery sites.

What Should I Do If I'm Not Happy with My Hair Transplant 6 Months after Surgery?

Sunday, May 24, 2015

It’s not uncommon for hair restoration patients to worry and obsess about their procedure and eventual results. However, you chose your physician for a reason.

Is Hair Transplant Surgery Advisable for Young Men in Their Early Twenties?

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Hair transplant surgery is typically not a good option for young men in their early twenties, but there are no hard and fast rules.

Who Is the Best Hair Transplant Surgeon in the United States?

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

We are often asked this question by prospective hair restoration patients. In fact, a member of our hair loss forum recently started a discussion on the topic. You can view it here, “best surgeon in the world?”

Why Did All My New Hair Disappear Nine Months after Hair Transplant Surgery?

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Without viewing some photo documentation depicting your hair prior to surgery, immediately after surgery and today, I can’t provide any advice specific to your case. However, I can discuss some generalities.

Can I Predict if My Hair Transplant Will Be a Success Only Two Months after Surgery?

Saturday, May 2, 2015

There is no way to tell how many of your grafts will survive only two months post-surgery. I’m not sure what you mean by “red dots” but it’s common to get pimples in the recipient area around this time and they are seen as a sign of new hair growth starting beneath the skin.

Will I Have to Shave My Head Prior to Hair Transplant Surgery?

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Do I need to close shave my head before my hair transplant? I am okay with this if it is necessary for better results