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What is Alopecia?

Hair loss, commonly known as alopecia, is a condition that inhibits hair growth by disrupting the body’s natural hair growth cycle. Hair loss is not limited to the scalp, but it can affect any part of your body. The disorder is either temporary or permanent. Hair loss affects about 50 million men and 30 million…

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Hair Restoration: Frequently Asked Questions for New Patients

The first hair transplant procedure in the US was done in the 1950s by Dr. Norman Orentreich. Since then, hair transplant procedures have evolved, giving better and more natural-looking results. And specialists are working on existing procedures to improve them further. If you are new to this industry, you probably have reservations about hair transplant…

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What is the best age to get hair transplants?

Hair loss is common in men and women. It is an ordinary condition estimated to affect 50% of women and 60% of men of all age groups. However, it is more common in men, especially as they grow older. Most men will experience hair loss before the age of 35. By age 50, an estimated…

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Common Myths about Hair Transplants

It is common to find patients concerned over hair restoration techniques, including hair transplants. Most times, these concerns are over various articles, videos, and testimonials that provide misconceptions about the procedures. In the past, hair transplants seemed unrealistic, and because technology then allowed transplants in large grafts, so the results were less than natural. Luckily,…

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Hair Loss Therapy: The Hairmax Powerflex Laser Cap

Hair Loss Therapy: The Hairmax Powerflex Laser Cap 272 & the Hairmax Flip 80 Laser Cap However familiar it might be, hair loss is not a self-esteem booster. Globally, both men and women struggle with hair loss. This gave birth to the hair loss therapy industry that saw professionals and less than those promoting different…

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Summer Tips for Hair Restoration

Everybody loves getting out and enjoying the sun in the warm summer weather. However, we all know how harmful it might be for your skin. But do you know that hot summer weather is not good for hair too? It’s an even greater risk for you if you have undergone any hair replacement or restoration…

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FUE and FUT: A Comparison to Choose the Best Method

Going bald so suddenly is devastating. After years with your precious locks, you will have difficulty getting used to having no hair in some areas or your whole head. And it is not just for the older generation either; younger people are balding as early as 25 years old. Furthermore, while it is more severe…

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Hair Restoration: Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)

Hair loss is common in both men and women. If you have the balding gene, it is only a matter of years before your hairline starts to recede and you lose your beautiful locks of hair. This is devastating for most people as it does not help with self-esteem. Plus, if you were already used…

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Best Hair Transplant Method

Hair transplant is a procedure that employs the expertise of plastic or dermatological surgeon. In this procedure, the surgeon moves hair, usually from the back or sides of the head to the top or front of the head. Before delving into hair transplant and its methods, let’s examine the hair and some of its functions.…

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Hair Restoration, Hair Transplant, and Hair Loss

Overview Hair loss can be permanent or temporary. It is more common among men than women. Men suffer from male pattern baldness due to genetics, or family history. Pure Dermatology Cosmetic & Hair Center offers hair restoration services for both men and women in Newport Beach, California. Studies have shown that baldness is also associated…

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