Archives for September 2011

Trichotillomania – You make the diagnosis!

Lets play “hair doctor” for a moment and figure out what is wrong with this patient; A man walks into a hair doctor’s office complaining that he is losing his hair at his right temple.  “This is just where my Dad lost it,” he says, “but at least on my Dad it looked more equal on both sides.  I just can’t figure out why this hair loss has happened to me this way.”  As you … [Read more...]

A Hair Doctor Tells, “Five ways to be a good hair loss patient”

Because you want the best hair you can have… You thought it would never happen to you; you are losing your hair.  You can’t believe it, how did this happen?  You used to have the thickest mane… So now you are doing your research, trying to find out about hair loss and what treatment might be right for you.  Like every other patient these days, you turn to the … [Read more...]

Hair Loss-Divorce Correlation: Study Suggests Splits Cause Hair Loss In Women

The Huffington Post   Stephanie Hallett Getting divorced is tough. Splitting your finances, your property, your kids, your time -- all of those factors can lead to high levels of stress. And according to a new study, all of that stress can lead to increased hair loss in divorced women. Dr. Bahman Guyuron, the study's lead author, found that women who have had … [Read more...]

Celebrity Hair Transplant Video

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Male Androgenetic Alopecia

If you have to ask…you will never understand it. A young man and an older doctor were sitting next to each other at a dinner party when the conversation turned to the subject of male pattern baldness.  The man, who had a full head of hair, was arguing that all the money spent on hair replacement remedies and growth agents was wasted.  “What is the big deal about hair loss … [Read more...]