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Video: Innovations for Women

Dr. Jerry Cooley discusses the many different treatment innovations for women who suffer from hair thinning or hair loss. Low level laser treatments, over the counter products like shampoos that contain caffeine can help the thickening process.  One of the newest techniques called Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) is the process of injecting blood platelets containing growth factors into the scalp where it begins to simulate hair growth. This treatment provides a safe non-invasive hair thickening affect without surgery.

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 10.11.2013

Video: Hair Restoration Surgery Step 4: Post Treatment

Transplant surgery completed, congratulations!

Now it's important to follow these simple steps to ensure results from surgery will be successful. Use an ice pack, sleep elevated and make sure you keep the surgical area clean. Try and avoid getting sun burned and be careful not to dislodge the grafts.  Mostly, you need to be a patient patient!


Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 10.07.2013

Video: Hair Restoration Surgery Step 3: The Procedure

Step 3 during your hair restoration surgery or hair baldness treatment is the check-in, procedure and discharge. On behalf of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS), Dr. Robert True walks you through the various details involved throughout your check-in, procedure and discharge during your bald treatment.

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 10.04.2013

Video: Hair Restoration Surgery Step 2: The Treatment Plan

Step 2 during your hair restoration surgery is the assessment and design of your treatment for baldness plan. On behalf of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS), Dr. Edwin Epstein walks you through the various details including evaluating your donor area (the hair available for transplantation) and designing the hair line that is most desired and natural-looking. For more information on hair loss and  balding treatments please visit the other sections of the ISHRS website.

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 10.01.2013

VIDEO: Hair Restoration Surgery Step 1: The Consultation

The consultation is the most important conversation you will have with a hair loss physician.  Your doctor will evaluate your needs, expectations and whether you are a candidate for surgical treatment or other types of baldness treatments. Evaluation, answering questions and anything you need to know about hair loss and baldness patterns will be addressed in your consultation.

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 09.24.2013

Video: ISHRS Mission

ISHRS makes it their mission to achieve excellence in patient outcomes and baldness treatment. Through member education, international collegiality, research and strong ethics, they bring public awareness about hair loss and best treatments for baldness available.

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 09.18.2013

Video: Hair Styles That Can Cause Hair Loss

Dr. Sharon Keene discusses how varing hair styles can be a contributing factor in hair thinning and hair loss.
Popular styles like hair extensions, tight pony tails or braids and dreadlocks all cause tension and trauma to the hair folicle.

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 09.12.2013

Why am I losing my hair?

Dr. Kenneth Washenik breaks down the process in answering the question, "why am I losing my hair" and provides some general principals to follow.


Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 09.10.2013

ISHRS National Media Coverage

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Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 09.09.2013

What Hair Loss Means to Me and My Image of Myself

Bald may be beautiful for some men—Michael Jordan and Bruce Willis come to mind.  But for women, the trauma and panic we experience when we feel our hair coming out or after our stylist notices the hair pulling way back from the scalp…that’s too much to handle for most of us. 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: admin DATE: 08.07.2013