You’ve decided it’s time to consider hair restoration. While you’re excited to get the process going, you might be wondering what will happen at that first exam.
The hair follicles you have when you are born are the likely to be the only ones you’ll have throughout your life.
Researchers have found that under normal circumstances, by 22 weeks of pregnancy the entire population of hair follicles are formed including those on the scalp.
As the percentage of women who suffer hair loss grows, so too will the number of products sold to women for their hair loss. As the percentage of women who suffer hair loss grows, so too will the number of products sold to women for their hair loss.
Twenty years of hair restoration by the numbers. Anniversaries are natural times for reflection. In October 2012, we celebrated our 20th anniversary as a professional society devoted to promoting the art and science of hair restoration.
Prior 1990’s, the science of hair restoration was evolving. Before WWII, the Japanese were very developed in hair surgery, but this information was lost to us in Japanese.
There are a number of causes to the loss of eyelashes such as a physical trauma-facial injury and scarring due to traumatic events such as automobile accidents, industrial accidents, chemical and thermal burns, eyelid tattoos, and traction alopecia associated with long-term use of false eyelashes.
Hair loss is ranked the most troubling side effect of treatment for women. Most patients undergoing chemotherapy, lose some or all of their hair as a side affect to the treatment.