Men actually shed more hairs per day because they have a shorter anagen cycle. Women can grow their hair much longer than men so they lose less per day and regrow less as well. Women can grow hair as long as 3 1/2 feet while men can’t and often grow their length to no more […]
I took these photos of my donor area. I can see though my donor area which worries me about having DUPA Diffuse Unpatterned Alopecia (DUPA) is determined when the hair in the field of view substantially exceeds 20% miniaturization. I generally like to cut the hairs in the view so that it is easier to count. One […]
?Birth control pills? are high on the list as a cause for female hair loss. When one pill doesn’t work, switching to another brand under control of your OB/GYN doctor who will address the hair loss issue is the route you should take
Are my hair follicles still there, just sleeping and waiting for some hormone or protein in my system to wake them up? There are two groups of thought: (1) that the hair stem cells for the missing follicles are still there or (2) that the stem cell which have been inactive for a long time, […]
I started using minoxidil to stimulate my beard. Will it harm my existing beard hairs? The drug minoxidil will not harm existing hairs on your head or face
Now I am 18 male and from the last 5 years I am losing hair that’s why the front portion of my hair had become so thin that one could easily see my scalp, 2 months ago I came to know that I have vit D3 deficiency it was 11.78 ng/ml, now I am under treatment […]
They say than pictures are worth 1000 words, Great results from using finasteride and minoxidil in combination.
Toppik is a known and popular Hair Fiber/ Hair concealer. When used, it will not harm your native hair.
Female hair loss, unlike male hair loss, is rarely complete and most people believe that these hairs are still there, possibly cycling irregularly or poorly? When some new drug is discovered, we may find that the hairs that are not there, will appear.
The authors of this latest 2018 work is Durham University’s Dr. Colin Jahoda and US-based Columbia University’s Department of Dermatology, led by the renowned Dr. Angela Christiana. These are two of the most famous names in the field.
Never ask for 8000 FUE grafts. Unfortunately, too many patients want more hair and forget that if they take it from the back and side of the head, what is removed to fix the balding front, top and crown will be gone forever. Now this man traded a bald look in the mirror (I am […]
https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/10.1098/rsob.190010 Update and new paper from Dr tsuji from tressless
Dr. Rassman’s Comments: I fully understand the clinical science that is stated below; however, this reflects a minority of patients who take this drug who report side effects. Many people have no side effects and great results from the drug finasteride. Despite this, everyone on this drug should read these comments carefully because his concerns […]
Over-harvesting is a reflect of the total number of FUE grafts harvested, compared to your donor density, as defined here. To find out if your donor area was over-harvested, ask your surgeon what your donor density was prior to the surgery. In addition, I believe that the surgeon went too low into your neck hair which […]
I was advised by a dermatologist NOT to have a hair transplant because of the reasons mentioned above: shock loss and possible acceleration of hair loss. If the reader is over 26 and is willing to take the drug finasteride, the risk of acceleration of the hair loss and shock loss are mitigated.