Surgical Hair Restoration: What to Look for in a Surgeon
Looking for a reputable hair restoration surgeon? Here are questions to ask, considerations to keep in mind, and the type of surgeon or clinic to seek.
Male Pattern Baldness Causes
Male pattern hair loss stems from hair follicles on the scalp that are genetically sensitive to dihydrotestosterone (DHT), a by-product of testosterone. DHT harms the follicle so that hair does not grow.
Hair Loss in Women: Treatments
Hair loss in women is often treated with a topical solution (Rogaine), some oral contraceptives, a medicated shampoo, and other drugs.
Causes of Hair Loss in Women
Women's hair loss shares many of the same causes as men's hair loss, in addition to such conditions as pregnancy, childbirth, and menopause.
Understanding Surgical Hair Restoration
How surgical hair restoration works: where donor hair comes from, how hair type and skin color play a role, and other factors.
Preparing for Surgical Hair Restoration
Some things to know for the day of your hair restoration surgery.
Scarring alopecia affects both men and women, and it can cause irreversible damage of the hair follicles, replacing them with scar tissue. This article describes its definition and treatments.
Women's Hair Loss: Diagnosis
A number of tests can determine the extent of a woman's hair loss. The Savin Scale is another useful tool that shows types and patterns of hair loss.
Nonsurgical hair replacement can be an effective option for those who have suffered hair loss.
Hair Loss: Tips for Buying a Hairpiece
What to look for, what to avoid when buying a hairpiece.