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December 9, 2011

Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) for hair restoration

Q: Hi Dr Mohebi, Can you tell me your opinion on products like iGrow (low level laser therapy). Thanks so much, A: Hello, Unfortunately, there has been very little research done on different types of laser treatments for hair restoration and most studies are done in small numbers, lacking significant results.  As you already know… Read More »

December 4, 2011

The Expansion Continues: Santa Barbara and Bakersfield Offices of US Hair Restoration to Be Opened Soon

As with all New Year’s celebrations come new resolutions for the next year to be the best one yet! In spite of the predictions for the world to end according to the Mayan calendar, we at US Hair Restoration plan to be here long after 2012, and have developed some very exciting plans for the… Read More »

November 22, 2011

Is My Donor Hair Thick Enough for Hair Transplantation?

Q: Is my donor area thick enough and did I have any signs of miniaturization there? Most men I have seen that are bald on top have a much thicker back area of their hair that is not affected by mpb than I do. From your experience and knowledge is it good enough not only… Read More »

February 25, 2011

Cost of FUE Hair Transplants at US Hair Restoration – Los Angeles

I am in need of 1500 to 2000 graphs placed using FUE. Please let me know the price/graft you have available in Los Angeles, CA.

January 28, 2011

Time Restraints on Second Hair Transplant Procedure

If we need to add density to an already transplanted area we have to wait 6 months following the first hair transplant surgery.

December 29, 2010

Transplanting Hair to a Genetically Receded Hairline

Designing a hairline that was not present before is possible but each patients desires must be evaluated to determine how reasonable their expectations are.

February 17, 2010

Sex and Hair Loss

People believe they lose hair due to having too much sex.  The fact is that most patients attempt to find a reason for rapid loss of hair in the early stages.  Thas is often the same age that they are most active sexualy.  The combination of the two may convince them that they may have lost… Read More »

January 26, 2010

Liquid Minoxidil

Q: I’ve been using 5% topical minoxidil in liquid form for five months and see some positive results (I think) but I have two side effects: 1) itchiness–it’s mild, I can live with it 2) a crust forms that’s dry and I can pick it off, little dry flakes–that is. Questions are simple: 1) Can/should… Read More »

January 22, 2010

The Hair Pulling Test: What Is It?

This type of “hair test” is done by a hair transplant surgeon or dermatologist to find out the rate of telogen hiar. It’s a simple procedure. The doctor pulls hair to find out the number of hair follicles in the resting phase. The way the test works is that the doctor grasps a couple of… Read More »

January 10, 2010

Asian Hair

Q: hi I come from china ,I have a few questions: In your experience,usually Asians(chinese people) the normal growth of the number of roots Per cm² of hair? Head at the top and post-occipital whether there are different? using FUE technology,on one operation ,After the occipital Site  get the maxinum number of FU (Asians including 2-3… Read More »