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If it's too good to be true

To help you weed through hair restoration product claims, we recommend you ask four questions before you buy.
 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 08.29.2012

Over The Counter Medication Risks

Before you take the final step and schedule your hair restoration surgery, take a quick over-the-counter medication inventory and share the results with your surgeon.
 

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Female hair loss

Female scalp hair loss may commonly begin at any age through 50 or later, may not have any obvious hereditary association, and may not occur in a recognizable "female-pattern alopecia" of diffuse thinning over the top of the scalp.
 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 08.27.2012

Hair Transplantation in Women

Hair transplantation is a hair-loss treatment option chosen by many women whose loss of hair has a hereditary basis-the type known as female pattern hair loss and non-pattern causes such as physical trauma to the scalp.
 

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Hair Restoration Surgery Begins with Why You Want Hair Restoration Surgery and What You Expect It to Do for You

Hair restoration surgery restores hair to areas of hair loss.  It's a successful procedure but one that cannot be undone after it has been accomplished. It can be revised over time with additional surgery, but it cannot be undone.
 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 08.26.2012

Revising Previous Hair Transplants

Life situations can change and a hair transplant needs to be revised to meet the patient’s present and future needs. Revising hair restoration surgery must be approached cautiously, however, with appropriate examinations and patient-physician consultations.
 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 08.23.2012

Follicular Unit Transplantation & Extraction

Follicular unit (FU) extraction is a procedure for obtaining follicular graft units from donor areas on the scalp. Follicular unit transplantation is the surgical procedure for transplanting follicular unit into the scalp.
 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 08.23.2012

Tissue Engineering (Hair Follicle Cloning)

The mechanism where a single hair follicle could be turned into hundreds or thousands of hair follicles is not ‘cloning’ but tissue engineering or what is sometimes called cell therapy.
 

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Unraveling the Secrets of the Hair Cycle

When we comb and brush our hair, we find strands on our clothing and in the brush.  These are "dead" hairs that have been pushed out of follicles by new hair developing from renewal of the anagen (growth) phase of the hair follicle.
 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 08.22.2012

Touching All The Bases: Questions and Discussion Points

Hair transplantation is a cosmetic surgery procedure and that means its outcome is on view all day, every day-to the patient every time he/she looks in a mirror and to everyone else. 

Comments (0)POSTED BY: ISHRS DATE: 08.08.2012

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