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Should I worry about post-op pimples?

Some patients notice pimples in the recipient area in the weeks and months following their hair restoration procedure. Some worry that pimples can harm the grafts, so let’s start by saying that they don’t usually affect the final results. For the grafted area, we recommend a warm towel compress and occasionally an oral antibiotic. Try […]

Is There Any Way to Predict or Avoid Hair Transplant Shock Loss?

I am thinking about getting a hair transplant, but I keep reading horror stories about hair transplant shock loss after. If I do have a hair transplant, is there any way to know if I will have hair transplant shock loss? Is there any way to prevent shock loss from hair a transplant? Is There […]

Thinking of Stopping Propecia and Still Considering a Hair Transplant?

I am doing research into hair transplants. I am 36 and am thinning around my crown. I am considering stopping Propecia, as I am worried about the side effects. Should I even be considering having a hair transplant if I stop taking Propecia? Thinking of Stopping Propecia and Still Considering a Hair Transplant? was last […]

Body Hair Transplant to Head Improve My Hairline?

I had a hair transplant before with scaring in my donor area. I was about 50% pleased with the hair transplant and 0% with the scar. I have a lot of body hair that is thick and am considering a body hair transplant. I am 57 and not looking for perfection but possibly a body […]

Average Cost of Hair Transplant – What Is It?

I’m planning a hair transplant early next year. Can you please advise the average cost of hair transplant? I know that it’s best to schedule a consultation to get cost for hair transplant first, but I’m wondering if a procedure is even an option for me because of price. Average Cost of Hair Transplant – […]

Can Hair Dye Cause Hair Loss?

I recently read that hair dye can cause hair loss. I don’t see any damage but I don’t want to continue dying my hair if it can cause hair loss from hair dye. When people say that dying your hair causes hair loss, do they mean permanent hair loss or do they mean it can […]

Neograft Hair Transplant Not One-Size-Fits-All

I keep hearing about this new, cutting-edge process called neograft hair transplant and that is supposed to automate hair transplant surgery. Does it really work as easy as they say it does? What exactly is it? Neograft Hair Transplant Not One-Size-Fits-All was last modified: March 7th, 2014 by Dr. Rahal

Eyebrow Hair Implants Possible?

I have heard that hair can be transplanted to the eyebrows. Can you do eyebrow hair implants? Are hair implants for eyebrows possible? I would be nervous that it would not look natural. Eyebrow Hair Implants Possible? was last modified: May 9th, 2013 by Dr. Rahal

Avodart vs Finasteride – Which One Is Stronger?

My hair seems to be falling out really fast. I am thinking of buying Avodart or Propecia, but I’ve heard that Avodart vs Finasteride is stronger and I want to do everything I can to keep my hair! Can you explain which one is stronger, Avodart vs Finasteride? Avodart vs Finasteride – Which One Is […]

Prevent Receding Hairline?

I’m 30 years old and have stage two hair loss in the hairline. Not bad at all. Just two gaps on the side, and I can conceal it with creative styling. My question is – if I get a hair transplant and fill the gaps, what happens if my hairline recedes further? Will it not […]