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News : Archive for November - 2010

How Soon Can I Color the Hair in the Donor Area after a Hair Transplant?

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

The main concern in applying hair dye to the donor area after a hair transplant is irritation. With follicular unit extraction (FUE), it is reasonable to expect that the extraction sites should be well healed at 10 days post-op.

Can I Transplant Hair from My Back and Shoulders to My Balding Scalp?

Thursday, November 25, 2010

It is possible to transplant body hair to the head. While there are some hair restoration physicians who practice this procedure, many feel that the results are too unpredictable and should only be reserved for patients whose donor supply is extremely limited.

How Long after a Hair Transplant Should I Wait to Smoke and Drink Alcohol?

Saturday, November 20, 2010

I had hair transplant surgery done about a month ago with Dr. Pathomvanich in Thailand. I found him through the Hair Transplant Network site.

Dr. Chris Pawlinga is Recommended on the Hair Transplant Network

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

The Hair Transplant Network only recommends the best hair restoration physicians with a proven record of producing outstanding results. We are pleased to announce that Dr. Chris Pawlinga of Saratoga Springs, New York

My Hair is Thinning Rapidly after My Hair Transplant

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

I had a hair transplant to the vertex area (1581 grafts) for a small balding spot. It seems to me that my frontal hair has experienced major thinning since the procedure (which was only 7 days ago). Is this shock loss?

How Can I Help My Hair Transplant Donor Scar to Heal?

Friday, November 12, 2010

Mederma is perfectly safe for use on your donor area and will not negatively affect surrounding hairs. Many experts also recommend vitamin E oil.

Three Weeks after My Hair Transplant the Hairs are Not Shedding

Thursday, November 11, 2010

In most cases, the transplanted hair follicles will shed during the first month after hair restoration surgery and then begin their normal growing cycle.

The Coalition of Independent Hair Restoration Physicians Welcomes Dr. Damkerng Pathomvanich of Thailand

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Given the impressive, ultra refined hair transplant results we’ve seen from Dr. Damkerng Pathomvanich of Thailand over the years, members of the Hair Restoration Forum and Social Community have recently suggested we consider Dr. Pathomvanich for the Coalition of Independent Hair Restoration Physicians.

What Does a Hair Transplant Cost?

Saturday, November 6, 2010

The cost of a hair transplant is dependent upon several factors including the type of procedure (FUT vs. FUE), the number of grafts you require to meet your hair restoration goals and your individual physician’s fees.

Will I Need More Than One Hair Transplant?

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Today’s ultra-refined follicular unit transplantation provides some patients who are qualified with the option of having mega-sessions of over 3,000 grafts in a single procedure.