Share this content on Facebook!
11 Aug 2014

Hair ReplacementIn the hair loss industry, we come across two terms – 'hair replacement' and 'hair restoration' – being used interchangeably. However, these terms are completely different in meaning. Hair replacement means a hair loss solution that does not involve any kind of surgery, while hair restoration is a surgical procedure to repair a thinning hairline. Non-surgical hair replacement can in fact be a great option for those with hair loss issues who do not wish to go through painful surgeries to regain the natural look.

Non-surgical hair replacement is in reality a high-end, artificially constructed hair piece generally referred to as a 'hair system'. Unlike the hair wigs or hairpieces of the past that were crudely created using heavy...



28 Jul 2014

Hair Transplantation


Thinning of hair, hair loss and baldness are quite common these days and many look towards a permanent solution for this ailment. Permanent hair loss can be treated with hair replacement procedures one of which is hair transplantation. Hair transplantation is a cosmetic procedure where a surgeon removes hair follicles or grafts from the back of the head and places them on the bald areas or in areas with scant hair growth.

Hair replacement or hair transplantation procedures utilize your existing hair and are generally successful provided you go to an experienced dermatologist who has the skills to perform the procedure. There are different types of hair transplantation techniques and the suitability of...



01 Jul 2014

Eyebrow Hair TransplantAt the onset, you need to understand that hair transplant is not in any way connected with cosmetic services such as creating hair wigs or other forms of cosmetic treatment. Hair transplantation is the replacement or restoration of one's lost hair and hairline.

In general, hair transplant surgery procedure takes the following path:

1. Pre-Procedure

Before any hair transplant surgery occurs, the doctors (and the patient), both need to know how the patient will appear or how the patients features will be altered after the hair transplant surgery.

To understand this, Photos need to be taken. The photos identify the areas of the patient's scalp that have hair and areas of the scalp that are in need of hair transplant surgery....



17 Jun 2014

leftOne of the big questions posed by folks who undergo facial hair transplant surgery is "how long before they can actively socialize?"

Well, facial hair transplant surgery or any hair transplant surgery results in minor swelling, scabbing and bruising. These may (depending on the patient's age), take anything from 4 days to one week to fully disappear.

Additionally, folks who have undergone facial hair transplant surgery might be required to take medications for a short duration. It might not be advisable to actively socialize while taking these medications.

Understanding Hair Transplantation

Hair transplantation is a surgical procedure which is undertaken to make the patient...



09 Jun 2014

Hair Loss TreatmentHair on the head followed by our eyebrows is amongst the most prominent features of our upper body. When we meet another human, it is the head that first comes into focus and also creates the first impression. Loss of either, i.e. hair over the head or eyebrows substantially alters our personality and the way people perceive us.

Eyebrow loss (Superciliary Madarosis) is a condition of total or partial loss of eyebrows. The term specifically refers to folks who completely or partially lose their eyebrows during their adulthood.

Causes of Eyebrow Hair Loss

Eyebrow loss can be natural, artificial or caused by disease and its treatment. As we get old, there is reduced grip on individual hair follicles. This leads to natural hair loss –...



14 May 2014

Hair Loss TreatmentIn America, the hair gain industry is a 3.5 Billion dollar industry - that's a lot of folks suffering from the indignities of full or partial baldness. Of these, perhaps 20% accept their situation but the remainder 80% attempt some form of treatment or the other. Unfortunately for them, over 90% of hair loss treatment available in the US today is less than effective (read as 'mostly useless').

Hair loss is an emotionally distressing disease especially for women. At least men can shave their heads and display it as their new avatar. A woman with a shaved head is usually suspected of having some disease or the other and this could lead to social ostracization the effects of which can be more devastating than baldness itself.