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How does hair restoration procedures work?

How does  hair restoration procedures work?

Hair replacement: Hair transplant is a type of hair replacement which involves transplantation of hair from the back of the head to the area of hair loss. The hair from the back regions of the head are genetically designed to remain in place despite hormonal changes. Transplantation can be completed by strip or by [fue] follicular unit extraction. Transplantation is completed most naturally as single hairs. ...Read more

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Bosley hair restoration - will it be natural looking?

Bosley hair restoration - will it be natural looking?

Most definately: Micrograft hair transplantation has experienced massive improvements in providing a "natural look" by perfecting the random placement and angle of the grafts and the creation of a natural frontal/temporal hairline. Gone are the days of "plugs". New techniques are also on the rise that will make this hair restoration process even better. Good luck. ...Read more

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Hair restoration (Tip)

Daily biotin prevents falling of hair and helps rejuvinate hair, giving them shine. ...See more

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Reducing Ingrown Hairs (Checklist)

See a dermatologist for topical and/or oral antibacterials if needed
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Managing Hair Loss (Checklist)

Eat foods high in protein, low in sugars
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Don't tie your hair too tightly
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Use deep oil conditioning at least weekly
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Is there any science to support bosley hair restoration?

Is there any science to support  bosley hair restoration?

Hair transplantation: Bosley hair restoration is this company's name for hair transplantation which is an effective means of moving hair form one area of the scalp to another. There is no magic to what they do, but there is very adequate science to support the use of hair transplantation. ...Read more

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Is hair restoration surgery successful?

Is  hair restoration surgery successful?

Yes and No: Hair restoration surgery can be very successful. It is the only treatment proven to restore hair, long term. Expectation is key. Hair restoration surgery will never replace the hair density that patients have in the posterior scalp, donor. Planning for hair restoration is of most importance taking into consider the age of the patient, future hair loss expectations and overall expectations. ...Read more

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How expensive is hair restoration surgery?

How expensive is hair restoration surgery?

Hair transplantation: It is quite expensive and almost never covered by medical insurance. It could cost you several thousand dollars. ...Read more

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What are risks of hair restoration surgery?

What are risks of  hair restoration surgery?

A few: Infection, failure of grafts, pain, swelling, need for several procedures, uneven growth. These are several minor possible complications, but they are rare. ...Read more

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How is the the experience of hair restoration surgery?

Successful: Hair restoration surgery is very successful. Technology have allowed the success to improve greatley over the past several years. ...Read more

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What are good non-surgical hair restoration methods?

Hat wig shave: I suppose you could shave all the hair off, cover your head with a hat, or wear a toupee. ...Read more

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What can you comment about the effect of DHT Blocker for hair restoration?

What can you comment about the effect of DHT Blocker for hair restoration?

DHT dihydrotestoster: onE Male hormone responsible for androgenetic alopecia, or male pattern hair loss and female pattern hair loss, it causes follicular miniaturization. Shrinking hair follicles produce weaker, ‘wispy’ hair, and eventually, if left untreated, DHT can cause hair to stop growing altogether. There is one clinically proven medication that blacks DHT, the oral tablet Propecia (finasteride). It os approved by FDA. ...Read more

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How much does neograft hair restoration cost per graft in Michigan or other states?

It will vary very: much even among physicians in the same city. The best thing to do is call offices and get prices, or even go on the internet and check websites of Physician practices. A word of warning, you only want to use Board Certified Plastic or Cosmetic Surgeons! ...Read more

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Do herbal hair-restoration treatments really work?

Maybe: There are may substances that have been used for hair resoration, like saw palmetto, burdock and fennel. None have good evidence backing them up. All might interact with medications you are on, so check with your doctor before you use them. ...Read more

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What is follicle replacement surgery for hair restoration?

What is follicle replacement surgery for hair restoration?

Hair transplant: Hair transplant today is done with follicular units. This means that, one by one, a hair follicle is inserted into the scalp to produce a natural appearance. ...Read more

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