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The new Yaman Implanter for Follicular Unit Excision

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Dr. Resul Yaman has developed a new Follicular Unit Excision (FUE) implanting device, that will minimize the risks involved with FUE. Click on this article to learn more about this exciting device.

How to avoid hair restoration marketing gimmicks

Monday, August 6, 2018

We have all seen those late night infomercials with the wide array of impressive before and after photographs, but are those infomercials being honest? click on the article to find out.

Top 3 Hair Transplant Myths Debunked

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

We have all heard the stories of certain celebrities getting "plugs" that look like "dolls" hair, but what's fact and what's fiction. Click on this article to find out.

FUE has increased in popularity, but why?

Friday, July 27, 2018

Follicular Unit Excision formerly known as Follicular Unit Extraction has increased in popularity by 20% since 2013. Click on the article to find out why.

The Evolution of Hair Restoration

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Hair transplant surgeon has evolved substantially since it began in the 1950's. Today's modern hair transplant surgery is so natural that even hairstylists cannot detect them.

How to Select a Hair Transplant Surgeon

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Selecting a quality hair transplant surgeon is an important life long decision. When done right a hair transplant is undetectable even under close scrutiny by hair stylists and barbers. The most important and key factor is choosing a qualified hair restoration surgeon with a track record of producing excellent patient results. In this article, we will go over the factors to consider when selecting a hair transplant surgeon.

Potential pitfalls of a Hair Transplant and how to avoid them

Thursday, July 12, 2018

What are the potential pitfalls of a hair transplant? Are there ways to avoid them? Learn why today's modern hair transplant procedures are undetectable and low risk.

Can A Hair Transplant Produce Natural Density?

Friday, July 6, 2018

We have all seen the pluggy "barbie doll" and "corn row" hair transplants of the past, but today most hair transplants go unnoticed because of state of the art surgical techniques employed by world renowned hair transplant surgeons around the world. In this article, we will discuss how density is achieved through hair transplantation and how it grows as natural as the hair one was born with.

What Hair Transplant Procedure is Best for Advanced Hair Loss?

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Today's modern hair transplant surgery offers two distinct donor excision methods for maximum results. But which hair restoration procedure is best for advanced hair loss? Read this article.

One and done hair transplant possible?

Monday, June 18, 2018

Is it possible to have one hair transplant and achieve full coverage with adequate density in a lifetime? Most likely no, in this article we will discuss the physical limitations of having one hair transplant for a progressive condition such as androgenic alopecia or genetic hair loss.

How to Maximize a Hair Transplant

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Hair transplant surgery is about the art of illusion. Working with an outstanding hair restoration surgeon is paramount in obtaining an excellent result. But what can you do to maximize your hair transplant? Read this article.

5 Things to consider before having a hair transplant

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Preparing for a hair transplant can be stressful and exhausting. These feelings are common and can leave patients feeling overwhelmed prior to surgery. Below are 5 pre-operative issues that every hair transplant patient should know before undergoing surgery.

Potential Problems After Hair Transplant Surgery

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Men and women who undergo hair transplant surgery are sometimes concerned with what they experience afterwards. A red scalp, shock loss, crusting/scabbing, etc. This hair restoration article addresses some of these issues.

FUE Gets a New Name - Follicular Unit Excision (Formerly Follicular Unit Extraction)

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

FUE, an acronym well known in the hair transplant profession for the donor harvesting technique called follicular unit extraction has recently been renamed Follicular Unit Excision (formerly Follicular Unit Extraction) by a group of hair restoration physicians dedicated to innovating and improving hair transplant techniques, its accuracy and its terminology. The new term Follicular Unit Excision has recently been adopted in the hair transplant profession and amongst hair restoration surgeons. But why?

Understanding How Hair Transplant "Grafts" Becomes New Healthy Hair

Monday, March 12, 2018

You may have heard the term "graft" when it comes to hair transplant surgery. But how does that relate to hair since that's ultimately what you're trying to achieve with the procedure?