Until recently the impact of baldness was a little understood or recognized by the medical profession at large. Baldness was left unspecified and a disapproved weakness to be borne bravely without judgement. Thankfully, times have changed both in the understanding of baldness, its cause, impact and treatment. Medical technology has finally caught up, along with an increased and vital understanding of the importance of hair. I have had patients who have felt that their self esteem and self conscious have been affected adversely by their hair loss more so then ever in the prevailing tenacious commercial times. A premium is attached to young looks of which a head full of hair is definitely an important determinant of youthful age, dynamism in work and efficiency at the work place.
Male pattern baldness the main cause of hair loss affects an estimated quarter of men by the age of 30 and two thirds by the age of 60. Continue reading Hair Transplant- Vanity or a Necessity
The 'Ugly Duckling' phase of surgical hair restoration is a euphemism for that period of the timeline of hair transplant result when it is in the healing phase of hair transplant when the crusts are present and they give an unkempt look and also when after they shed, the phase of shedding of graft hairs and later the shock loss…More
Hair Transplant is a surgical procedure and is linked to emotions and very often the patient would want to know how long it will take his grafts to grow and he will see a result. Patients are mostly impatient and for a reason. After a period of shedding that starts after 7days after the procedure and continues till 4-6 weeks,…More
A beard is in fashion today and since a hair transplant procedure has made it possible for everyone to grow a beard, these procedures are in demand. There are many circumstances in which a request for a beard hair transplant should be discouraged. These are instances when a beard hair transplant should never be done. A young boy of…More