What is a hair transplant?
A hair transplant is a procedure in which a specialized surgeon moves hair from a donor area to a bald area of the head; usually from the back or side of the head to the front or top of the head.
Who might benefit from a hair transplant?
Receiving a hair transplant can improve your appearance and self-confidence among other things. Good candidates for a hair transplant include:
Men with male pattern baldness
Women with thinning hair
Anybody who has lost hair from a scalp burn or injury
THE PERMANENT SOLUTION FOR HAIRLOSS
Different Hair Implant Techniques
The surgeon takes out individual hair follicles from the donor area and then gently places them in the balding areas.
Surgeon cuts a strip of the scalp skin then cuts it into small sections and finally implants them in the balding areas.
Hair Loss and Balding
25% of men who experience male pattern baldness begin the process by age 21
Androgenic alopecia is a condition that can affect both males and females. Men that suffer from this can begin losing hair as early as their teenage years or early 20s. It is noticed by a gradual disappearance of hair from the crown and the front of the scalp (receding hairlines). Women with this condition usually start noticing hair thinning at their 40s and they experience the most extensive hair loss in the crown.
Although androgenic alopecia is the most common reason for hair loss in men (95% of hair loss cases) there are other factors that contribute to thinning of the hair, such as: