hair loss

December 8, 2017

Danish Company Brings Hair Restoration to Beverly Hills

Hair loss can be detrimental to a person and cause a decrease in self-confidence, lack of self-esteem, depression, decreased motivation and social anxiety. Hair loss can also impede relationship and occupational growth. Meet Heidi Imhof When Heidi Imhof, a lawyer in Florida, started to lose her hair at the age of 42, she also began… Read More »

October 13, 2017

What is Body Hair Transplant for Baldness?

Hair restoration is usually performed by transferring hair from the back of the patient’s head to the balding area. The donor area on the back of the head is often referred to as the “safe zone” because this is the region of the scalp that is most resistant to hair loss. Therefore, it is a… Read More »

September 22, 2017

Celebrity Non-Shaven FUE Hair Transplant

Many people ponder the idea of having a hair transplant but are hesitant because they don’t want anyone to know they are having the procedure. Furthermore, not everybody is keen on having their head shaved to grow new hair. Other people want the benefit of a fuller head of hair but cannot manage the recovery… Read More »

August 23, 2017

Why Do We Go Bald but Our Body Hair Seems to Remain?

While age takes a toll on the body in various ways, a bald head tends to be the worst fear of many people. Although females can suffer from hair loss, men are more inclined to lose the hair on their heads sooner and more frequently than women. Why do we go bald on our heads… Read More »

July 7, 2017

What is Invisible Baldness?

Did you know it is normal to lose hair each time you brush your hair? A typical head of healthy hair has about 100,000 hairs and each hair goes through a growth process and a shedding phase. Therefore, hair loss in this manner is typically acceptable since you can lose hundreds of hairs a day… Read More »

June 16, 2017

Hair Loss and Hair Transplant Myths

A hair transplant is an effective way to improve thinning hair or to transfer hair to an area of the head that has become lacking. While there are many myths about why we lose our hair, there are also myths about receiving hair via a hair transplant. Let’s take a look at some of these… Read More »

November 29, 2012

Don’t Succumb to Hair Loss Scams

The amount of money spent on bogus hair loss products and treatments since the e founding of America may well be enough to pay off our national debt. Or at least put a serious dent in it! Hair loss patients are too often the wishful or unwitting dupe to charlatans proposing the miracle cure to… Read More »

December 19, 2011

Accutane and Hair Loss

Q: Hello. I am considering getting a hair transplant and had some questions for you. I am 27 years old and began losing hair around age 21 immediately after using the drug accutane. I was on a very high dose and took more than the recommended amount during those couple weeks because I thought I… Read More »

December 15, 2011

Treatment Options for Alopecia Areata

Alopecia areata (AA) is a type of local hair loss due to autoimmune reaction of the patient’s body against hair follicles.  Alopecia Areata generally presents as circular coin shape hair loss lesions, but it can progress to involve larger areas of the scalp (Alopecia Capitis) or even the entire body (Alopecia Universalis). Several treatment options… Read More »

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 »