News : Hair Loss Articles

Common Hair Transplant Side Effects

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

There are potential hair transplant side effects and risks that should be taken into consideration when choosing the right type of hair loss treatment.

Finasteride vs. Minoxidil: Which Is Best For Hair Loss?

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

There are many questions surrounding Finasteride vs. Minoxidil. Do they work? What’s the difference between them? What is the best choice for you?

Beware of Hair Transplant Agencies

Monday, March 2, 2020

Medical tourism is on the rise. Each year, thousands of people all around the world travel to developing nations in search of the cheapest cosmetic surgery, but is it a good idea? Click on the article to find out.

How Do You Know If You're Going Bald and What Are The Treatments?

Monday, April 29, 2019

There is a four word question that no one wants hear and they are "are you going bald". So how do you know if you're actually going bald? Click on the article to find out.

McDonald's French Fries May Be The Cure To Hair Loss

Monday, February 18, 2019

It's common knowledge that fast food is packed with chemicals and preservatives, but researchers have made a shocking discovery that may be the cure to hair loss. Click on the article to learn more.

How To Conceal A Hair Transplant

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

The thought of going back to work or even in public after having a hair transplant can be stressful, but can a hair transplant be concealed? Click on the article to find out.

Managing Expectations After A Hair Transplant

Monday, September 24, 2018

Today, everything is instant, information, news and entertainment. So it is no surprise that patients today want results like yesterday, but how should expectations be managed to avoid disappointment? Click on the article to find out.

Is Dying Transplanted Hair Safe?

Monday, September 10, 2018

We have all heard the old-wives tale that wearing hats can cause hair loss, or that washing your hair too often will make you bald, but will transplanted hair be effected by hair dye? Click on the article to find out.

Is Post-Finasteride Syndrome Real?

Monday, February 13, 2017

Men suffering from hair loss have been told for over a decade that Propecia or finasteride is the only FDA approved tablet or pill that inhibits the production of DHT, the hormone responsible for genetic hair loss (androgenetic alopecia). But what if the potential for side effects is greater than originally anticipated? Would the possibility of long-term or even permanent sexual side effects be worth saving your precious lost follicles?

Why is My Hair Thinning Several Years after Hair Transplant Surgery?

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Have you been medically stabilizing your hair loss with Propecia (finasteride) and Rogaine (minoxidil)? This is the best way to prolong the effects of your hair transplant surgery by slowing the progression of Androgenic Alopecia.

How Do I Treat My Diffuse Thinning Hair?

Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Many people often confuse "diffuse pattern baldness" with "diffuse alopecia". Though some characteristics of the two conditions are the same - the cause of the hair loss condition is extremely different and therefore must be treated differently. This article will differentiate between them and supply possible hair loss treatments for each.

Measuring Genetic Male Hair Loss

Monday, October 22, 2007

Dr. James Hamilton first introduced the Hamilton-Norwood Scale which is now commonly referred to as the Norwood scale after Dr. O'Tar Norwood made a revision in the 1970s. The norwood scale can be used as a guide to determine one’s level of baldness, typically in men although it is true that some women follow this pattern of hair loss also.