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Hair Restoration News

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Undergoing Hair Transplant Surgery Without Taking Non-Surgical Hair Loss Solutions

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Since hair transplant surgery does nothing to stop the progression of pattern baldness, hair restoration physicians may provide warnings against undergoing hair transplantation without medical intervention.

Hair Transplant Surgery without Medication?

Friday, May 19, 2017

While it's possible to undergo surgical hair restoration without using non-surgical hair loss treatments, there are additional risks. Depending on your age and the agressive nature of your hair loss, a reputable hair restoration physician may decline performing surgery on you - especially if your hair loss is rapidly progressing with no signs of stopping. But for older men or for those with signs with mild recession and/or a family history of minimal baldness, performing hair transplant surgery on a patient who isn't taking non-surgical hair loss medication like Propecia (finasteride) and/or Rogaine (minoxidil) may be acceptable and rather successful.

Obtaining a "Full Head of Hair" Through Hair Transplant Surgery

Friday, May 5, 2017

Today's hair transplant surgery is great but is it possible to undergo surgery and obtain a "full head of hair" that mimicks nature and a youthful appearance? Can surgical hair restoration achieve natural hair density and cover every centimeter of balding?

What Is the Hair Transplant Growth Timeline?

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Due to the many factors that come into play, it's impossible to say for certain when an individual hair transplant patient will see the start of new hair growth after surgery. However, generally speaking, initial growth should begin at around 3 months post-op. ​

Why You Should Avoid Alcohol and Tobacco Use after Hair Transplant Surgery

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Physicians typically advise patients against the use of tobacco products and alcohol for a Pperiod of time after hair transplant surgery.

The Increasing Popularity of Today's Modern Hair Transplant Surgery

Monday, April 24, 2017

Day by day the popularity of hair transplant surgery has been increasing at the vast rate for becoming a successful, safe and efficient procedure to restore hair. Patients choosing this procedure, remain in a comfortable environment as the hair transplant causes nominal pain and is mildly invasive.

Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE): A Revolutionary Hair Transplant Procedure?

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Although some hair transplant surgeons believe the two procedures are equivalent and simply provide patients with options, both FUT and FUE are quite different and come with their own laundry list of advantages, disadvantages and potential problems. More importantly, most leading hair restoration physicians agree that there are fewer candidates for follicular...

Are Non-Surgical Hair Loss Treatments Required for Hair Transplant Surgery?

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Hair transplant surgery is an out-patient procedure involving moving healthy hair follicles from the sides and back of the head to balding areas. Because of a principle called "donor dominance", this hair is resitant to DHT and is permanent, making surgical hair restoration an attractive and popular cosmetic procedure for men and women with hair loss. However, cosmetic hair surgery does nothing to stop the progression of genetic pattern baldness. As a result, non-surgical treatments are said to "complement" hair restoration surgery since they may slow down, stop or even reverse the effects of male or female pattern baldness.