Hair Loss Resources
Our goal is to provide you with the information you need to get a better understanding of the science behind hair loss. Everyone is different. If you’re suffering from hair loss and are looking for answers, keep in mind that everyone is different. What’s right for one person may not be right for you. In order to get a better idea as to what you’re going through and what you can do about it, we encourage you to schedule a consultation at NHI. One of our world renowned doctors will personally assess your unique situation. Your consultation is free and the time to change is always now.
HAIR TRANSPLANT BASICS & HISTORY
The Dermatologist, Dr. Norman Orentreich, introduced hair transplantation in the United States in the late 1950’s. Although the basic concept behind hair transplantation is rather simple, self-proclaimed “experts” have shrouded the field in mystery and these myths have been perpetuated over the years.
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HAIR LOSS CAUSES
Throughout history man has searched for the cause of hair loss. It is only in recent years, with greater knowledge of genetics and the chemistry of sexual hormones, that we have begun to understand the causes. One thing that we do know for certain: no matter what we eat, what our lifestyles may be, or what kind of vitamins we take, we never grow more hair follicles than we were born with.
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HAIR LOSS IN WOMEN
Hair loss is relatively common in women, more common than one would imagine. Half of women over the age of 50, have some degree of cosmetic hair loss. The presentation, however, is much different than in men and the management of women with hair loss requires significant expertise in both diagnosis and treatment.
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