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Is Post-Finasteride Syndrome Real?

Monday, February 13, 2017

Men suffering from hair loss have been told for over a decade that Propecia or finasteride is the only FDA approved tablet or pill that inhibits the production of DHT, the hormone responsible for genetic hair loss (androgenetic alopecia). But what if the potential for side effects is greater than originally anticipated? Would the possibility of long-term or even permanent sexual side effects be worth saving your precious lost follicles?

​Increasing Demand for Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Today, FUE (the acronym for Follicular Unit Extraction) has become synonymous with hair transplant surgery for many hair loss suffering men looking to restore their hair and wear it short. But despite its increasing popularity amongst young men, is follicular unit extraction hair transplant surgery all that it's hyped to be?

Announcing the New Hair Transplant Network Website

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Fully responsive websites that are mobile friendly and easy to navigate have become the norm for internet users. Thus, we are excited to announce that we will be launching our newly enhanced, mobile friendly Hair Transplant Network this upcoming weekend.

What's New in Hair Transplant Surgery Over the Last 20 Years?

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

​Let's face it, follicular unit grafting was developed over 20 years ago and became the "gold standard". So how, it at all has hair transplantation changed and evolved over the last 20 years?

Can L'Oreal Cure Hair Loss with 3D Printing?

Monday, January 23, 2017

Cosmetics firm L'Oreal and French bioprinting firm Poietis have announced an exclusive research partnership to develop a process of 3D printing viable hair follicles. Could this mean the end of baldness?

Highlights from the 2016 International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) Meeting

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Each year, hair restoration physicians from around the world meet to discuss innovations and what's new in hair restoration. In 2016, this year's ISHRS (International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery) meeting was held in Las Vegas.

When Is It Safe to Walk or Run after Hair Transplant Surgery?

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Opinions vary on exercise after hair transplant surgery and it's always best to follow the advice of your hair restoration physician.

How Many Grafts per Square CM Are Required for Good Hair Transplant Density?

Monday, November 7, 2016

Achieving a 50% density level of original scalp density is a good goal to start with. It's been said that achieving 50% density will provide a good basis to support the illusion of coverage.