How You Define the Best Hair Transplant Doctor

The best hair restoration surgeon in the world is a relative concept in many ways. There are many doctors who exhibit top notch work. And it can be difficult to say who is the absolute best. As a potential patient, it will be important for you to consider basic standards. But beyond this, you will […]

Traveling Around the World For Your Hair Transplant

A hair transplant procedure is a serious undertaking. It is a substantial investment whose results are intended to last long term. Also, potential patients should be aware that one doctor’s skills can vary immensely from another, regardless of the technique they employ. This is why it is important to choose a doctor who has evidence […]

FUE With Body Hair Follicles

Men who are considering a hair transplant procedure will need to understand the difference between regular Follicular Unit Extraction and Advanced FUE. Although the two are related, they are not the same. In advanced forms of Follicular Unit Extraction, body follicles can be extracted. And this requires different surgical protocols and tools. Body hair has […]

Do Prostaglandins Cause Baldness

Recently, there has been much excitement in the media around the discovery of prostaglandin PGD2 as a likely cause of male pattern baldness.  Men with pattern baldness were found to have larger quantities of this compound in their scalp compared to non sufferers.  Also, when follicles were isolated in a lab setting and given PGD2, […]

Is Your Hair Loss Genetic?

It is important for individuals to be clear about what is causing their hair to fall out.  There is a high chance that genetics are at work.  But this is not always the case. Sometimes there are other reasons such as: extreme stress diet mold from the environment medical issue side effects from medication If […]

Follicular Unit Extraction – The Need For A Good Doctor.

Although there is a lot to know when it comes to Follicular Unit Extraction,  as a potential patient, you would only need to have a firm grasp of the basics. As you may have already learned,  FUE is a technique used for harvesting the donor hair follicles. Instead of removing a strip to obtain these […]

Common Hair Restoration Questions

How long do I have to wait to see my results? In most cases, the first signs of new hair won’t appear until about month 4. The full extent of your results may require a year and a half after your surgery to develop. Should I wait for hair cloning? Although researchers have reported that […]