Surgical Hair Restoration
Most people considering surgical hair restoration are not aware of the scope and the pitfalls of this medical specialty.
This condition indicates not hair loss, but no hair growth at all. It seems to be a genetic disease, and can happen at birth.
Hair Loss: Resources
Looking for more information about hair loss? These nonprofit and consumer organizations offer plenty of resources.
Hair Loss: The Science of Hair
What is hair, how does it grow, and how does hair loss happen? Some science behind hair is explained here.
Hair Loss: Glossary
Find definitions of common terms related to hair loss here.
Surgical Hair Restoration: What to Avoid in a Surgeon
Hair restoration surgery is not regulated in the U.S. and legally anyone with an MD can do hair restoration procedures. It's best to seek an experienced surgeon if you're considering hair restoration surgery. Here's what to stay away from.
History of Surgical Hair Restoration
Modern hair restoration procedures date from Japan in the 1930s. Learn more about hair restoration history in this article.
Male Pattern Baldness Treatments
Two medications are approved for hair loss, and can be effective, especially if hair loss is caught and treated early.
Male Pattern Baldness Diagnosis
Male pattern hair loss is diagnosed based on the appearance and pattern of the hair loss. The Norwood Scale is a common tool for determining the type and extent of hair loss.
Hair Loss: Hairpiece Basics
This article covers the basics of hairpieces: materials used, how they are attached, options available.