Hair Restoration in African-Americans

Surgical hair restoration in blacks is similar in most respects to surgical hair restoration in whites and other ethnic groups. Blacks with hair loss should have no hesitation in consulting with a hair restoration doctor.
 

BODY HAIR TRANSPLANT

There are many different sources for body hair. These include anywhere from the nape of the neck down to the top of the toes. These also represent many different types of hair. The variations are characteristic of the source. The source may include finer hair, straighter hair, curlier hair, coarser hair, shorter hairs, and potentially longer hairs. The wide variety alone make them far different than scalp hair.

Revolutionizing Treatment for Hair Loss

A recent study published in Nature,finds 2 distinct fibroblasts in the skin layers; the upper layer that produces hair folicles and lower layer responsible for making skins collagen fibres. Read more on how scientists may have revolutionized treatment for hair loss, scarring and more!
 

The Difference between FUE and FUT Donor Harvesting Techniques

A detailed review of the two most common hair restoration procedures are Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) and Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT). Dr. Robert True talks about the differences between these two donor harvesting techniques.
 

The Facts: Scarring From FUE & FUT Donor Harvesting

Many are touting FUE as "scarless" procedure and FUT as a "likely scarring" procedure within the world of hair restoration. Dr. Robert True lays out the facts about scarring with both procedures.
 

Hair Transplants So Natural Your Stylist Won't Even Know

Dr. Edwin Epstein discusses how advancements and techniques in hair restoration has dramatically changed over the last 15 years. With follicular unit transplanting, doctors move natural occurring hair groupings into areas for natural hair growth.

VIDEO: Is Recovery From Hair Restoration Surgery Painful?

Typically hair restoration surgeries are relatively pain-free post surgery. Dr. Robert True talks about how to treat any potential discomfort or pain as a result of your hair restoration procedure.
 

VIDEO: Show me your results!

Drs. Jennifer Martinick and Bernard Nusbaum explain how talking with a physician and asking to see the results of patients that have undergone hair restoration procedures is important. What was the patients' experience? Asking questions like these will help make your decision on whether you are comfortable proceeding with a particular physician.
 

VIDEO: The Evolution of Hair Restoration

Hair restoration has come a long way and continues to innovate and improve over the years. On behalf of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS), Dr. Paul Rose talks about how hair restoration has evolved and about the new baldness cures available to patients facing pattern baldness.
 

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