Hair Transplant Questions & Answers


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Does Platelet-Rich Plasma(PRP) hair loss therapy work? I've read mixed reviews online about it. A family member of mine is a dermatologist and she says that she has not heard any overly promising studies on the success...
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Hi! Like my father before me and my grandfather before him I'm only 20 years old and have already lost most of my hair. This is really tragic because for starters, I'm not one of those guys who looks good as a skinhead ...
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I suffered through two bouts of telogen effluvium when I was in my late 20s and it was the most depressing experience. It was almost unbelievable and no one would believe me. I am now in my late 40s and have started not...
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I would really appreciate any help and suggestions that a medical professional could offer vis a vis vitamin supplements to combat hair loss. I am a 35 year old female struggling with a weight problem that, I think, is ...
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When I was little, I was buying some girls magazine and I read that 50 strands of hair a day should be the norm. Is this information correct? I've always wondered, because I feel that I lose much more than just 50 stran...
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I've been taking Accutane for the last 1.5 years, and my hair started thinning. I tried supplements and some other products designated to strengthen your hair, but they didn't do much. Can Accutane be the cause of all t...
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I just turned 23 years old and have started to lose a lot of hair. I can still cover up my bald spots pretty well and don't think many people have noticed that I'm balding yet. But I know it's only a matter of time beca...
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I have very minor temporal recession. I recently visited Dr. Robert Bernstein in NYC and was put on Finasteride (4mg tablet broken into 4 pieces) + Rogaine. Even though my hair loss in minor, I really don't want to lose...
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Most of the men on both sides of my family are bald or have very thin hair. Unfortunately, I'm no exception and while I still have most of my hair, it's already thinning and I know it's only a matter of time before it g...
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What would you recommend to fill in this scar on the side of my head? Is it an expensive and/or difficult procedure? Thanks!
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My wife has a condition called Telogen Effluvium. Basically, she's lost a ton of hair because of this condition that her doctor says was probably brought on by stress. Even though her doctor says it will likely grow bac...
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I am suffering from hair loss.. I want to transplant hair where can I transplant hair ? I need a reputable hospital and how many months should it takes hair to grow up after operation waiting for your answer ASP .....
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I have Medicare and Blue Shield Supplemental. What is the probability of this covering gender facial confirmation surgery (mtf)? I live in Northern California (Shasta County). Any doctor recommendations near me?
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I am suffering from male pattern baldness, agreed 45 years. Wanted to know if prp therapy would be effective in 1. Increasing density of reduced hair density 2. Arresting further hair loss.
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Is it different than keratin? Which one is better? My hair really went downhill when I tried dyeing it light blonde (I like Daenerys' hair, what can I say). Obviously it went pretty poorly since my hair is now quite da...
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Hi - I've been on Finasteride (Propecia) for a year and have had good results. My hairline seems to be holding and I've even experienced a little regrowth. How long does Finasteride work for before I'll start losing my ...
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It just occurred to me: is it possible that my recent spell of hair loss could be yet another fun symptom of menopause? Could I be so fortunate? Or so unfortunate: could it be a symptom of something far worse? Though I...
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I'm concerned that I'm being dismissed too quickly by doctors when I've specifically gone to see them with concerns about my hair loss. They look to thyroid issues immediately, particularly hypothyroidism, and they dism...
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Our shower drain kept clogging and we always managed to fix it with a plunger until this one time when it just would not be drained! The super came by with a snake and pulled out a disgusting mass of hair—SO GROSS—and ...
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It is obvious that more men get hair transplants than women. Why is that? Does it have something to do with differences in hair quality?
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My hair is getting thinner every day and I desperately do not want to go bald. What are my options?
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My forehead has always been too big. It seems like hairline lowering will be a more affordable and quicker way to see results, but a hair transplant is clearly a more popular procedure. I have been slowly seeing my hai...
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I think I’m like most people who would like to be discrete about having hair transplant surgery. How much time does it take on average before you can go out in public without there being clear and visible signs of surg...
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I am not very confident in the quality of my donor hair that I have left. Is there anything else I should be taking into consideration to determine if I am a candidate for a hair transplant?
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I can only get one week off from work to get my hair restoration procedure. Should I get more time off so that my head is not still red when I go back to work? Some people say they needed a full month before being comf...
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Is it possible that a hair transplant could provide me with a better hairline than my original one? Not only was my hairline already receded but my face is already big enough and the ever-disappearing hairline mak...
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I feel like it's a long shot but still worth trying. Are there any professional-grade products that could help reduce hair loss or promote hair growth? I do know of Rogaine and I've heard of a few others but I'm wonder...
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I honestly think I may have lost too much hair to qualify for Hair Restoration. How can I tell if I can actually go through with the procedure?
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I have been able to find research about the pros and cons of FUE, but cannot find any information on if I qualify. I am experiencing femalepattern baldness and am 34years old. Is there anything else I need to be a...
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I have always had thin hair and was wondering if a Hair Transplant is something that I qualify for. I am not losing any hair, it has just always been thinner than I’d like.
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