HAIR RESTORATION Articles

What shampoos are safe to use after a hair transplant?

Wednesday, February 27, 2008

Congratulations on your recent hair transplant surgery and joining the Real Hair Club for Men. The good news is just about any shampoo other than ones that are medicated are safe to use after hair restoration surgery. Many hair transplant surgeons recommend a...

When Can I Start Wearing a Hat After Hair Transplant Surgery?

Wednesday, February 27, 2008

Many hair transplant patients are concerned how to hide their surgery from their family, friends, and even strangers. The good news is, you can start wearing a loose fitting hat immediately after hair restoration surgery.

Can I Get a Hair Transplant Without Taking Propecia or Rogaine?

Monday, February 25, 2008

Can I get a hair transplant without being on any hair loss medication such as Propecia and Rogaine? I had side effects with Propecia and prefer not having to stick to the messy regime of Rogaine.

How many Follicular Unit Grafts Do I Need to Restore My Hair With Hair Transplant Surgery?

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

The number of follicular unit grafts needed to achieve both full coverage and adequate hair density with hair transplantation depends on a number of variables.

Hair Transplant Patient Shares His Photos and Experience with Dr. Epstein

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

I had a hair transplant with Dr. Jeffrey Epstein of Miami on August 16, 2007 of 2700 grafts. I was very surprised how easy it was. I am 10 days post-op and I feel great.

When Can I Shave My Head After Hair Transplant Surgery?

Tuesday, February 19, 2008

I am scheduled for hair transplant surgery next month. When can I shave my head after hair replacement surgery and not look like George from Seinfeld?

What is the Risk of Scarring with Follicular Unit Excision (formerly Follicular Unit Extraction)(FUE) Hair Transplant Surgery?

Friday, February 15, 2008

There is a lot of controversy surrounding the benefits, risks, and limitations of follicular unit extraction (FUE) / follicular isolation technique (FIT), one of which is about donor scarring.

Can I Have Hair Transplant Surgery Before the Age of 30?

Thursday, February 14, 2008

Age is certainly an important factor for a hair transplant physician to consider when a hair loss sufferer is considering hair restoration surgery. Typically, younger balding men and women are...

Hair Restoration Patient Receives 2953 Grafts with Dr. Epstein: See His Hair Transplant Photos and Experience Below

Wednesday, February 13, 2008

I am so pleased with my hair transplant! I was really worried about my donor scar and scalp elasticity because of the amount of hairs we where shooting for in the donor area. 2300 grafts was our goal. I did not want a big scar so the hair transplant doctor told me to trust him.

As a 30 Year Old Female with hair loss, what is the best Hair Replacement Solution?

Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Hair replacement is a general term that can refer to surgical or non surgical hair restoration. Hair replacement systems (hairpieces) can be used to cover a balding scalp but does nothing to regrow hair. Surgical hair transplantation can be great if...

Scab Lingering 3 Months After Hair Transplant Surgery: Is This Normal?

Friday, February 8, 2008

Scabbing for the first few weeks to a month after hair transplant surgery is normal as scabbing is a sign of healing. However, if this scab has been lingering for 3 or 4 months, be sure to...

First Hair Transplant Didn't Work! How Can I Be Sure a Second Surgery Will?

Wednesday, February 6, 2008

Follicular unit hair transplantation has an extremely high success rate in the hands of an elite hair transplant surgeon.

Dr. Farjo Hair Transplant Patient Shares His Hair Restoration Experience and Photos

Monday, February 4, 2008

My hair transplant was done on the January 18th, and below is my hair replacement surgery day experience. It is now just over 2 weeks since I've had hair restoration surgery and i have had some hair shedding in the last few days. I now have normal feeling back in al areas of my scalp and my stitches have mostly dissolved and the donor scar is barely visible already. Throughout my consultation and the interim period waiting for the date I had been quite impressed with the Farjo hair transplant clinic's customer service. On the day before and day of surgery this was further enhanced!

Hair Transplant Patient Shares His Hair Restoration Experience and Photos with Dr. Rahal

Sunday, February 3, 2008

The first comment made about possible hair loss by a friend was in my late teens (I'm now 27). Since then i have gone from Propecia (finasteride) to Avodart ( Dutasteride) which has dramatically stabilized my baldness. I now manage to conceal my hair loss with a fair amount of effort on styling but i am keen to get around this as it is time consuming and never ideal for a windy day! After speaking to a variety of hair transplant surgeons, I decided to look abroad and through the Hair Transplant Network, I found Dr Rahal fter reading many positive reviews from previous hair replacement patients and administrators such as Bill, who posts on our hair restoration forum.

Dr. Devroye Hair Transplant Patient Shares His Hair Restoration Photos and Experience.

Saturday, January 26, 2008

Just following on the foot steps of hair restoration forum member "VirginScalp" who just had his own hair replacement surgery on the other side of the Atlantic, I just had mine in Brussels yesterday under the expert knife of Dr Jean Devroye. I have just created a hair loss weblog to share my experience and hair transplant photos and will try to contribute as I can. Please bear with me, I have technical issues with the digital camera at the moment.