Can I Get a Hair Transplant Without a Scar?

If you suffer with male pattern baldness, you might be wondering if it’s possible to get a hair transplant without a scar. In truth, it depends on the physician and the surgical clinic that you seek. Pay close attention the the surgeon’s credentials and reputation within the local community. Both are important in determining his or her level of skill. During your hair transplant consultation, inquire about methods that are used to minimize the appearance of donor area scars. Finally, consider additional restoration options to use in conjunction with hair transplant surgery. Using laser therapy, for example, can improve the thickness of your hair. As a result, it will be harder to see your donor area scar.


Want Thicker Hair? Eat These Superfoods

The human body absorbs food and liquids like a sponge. Unfortunately, many men and women eat a diet rich in sugar, processed foods, and other empty calories. And like a sponge submerged in dirty water, the body ends up absorbing substances that are incapable of sustaining healthy cellular function. Skin gets thinner, nails get brittle, fat deposits grow larger, and hair becomes thinner. Superfoods offer a solution to this problem. These fruits, vegetables, and lean proteins are naturally rich in the nutrients bodies need to perform at their best. Review this list of the top 20 superfoods for thicker hair, incorporating as many as you can into your daily diet.

Can Scalp Irritation Cause Hair Loss?

There are many reasons why a man or woman may lose their hair. From genetics to prescription medications and even certain hairstyles, there’s a long list of factors to consider. Scalp irritation is one of the less likely potential culprits to be acknowledged, mostly because men and women are sometimes unaware that they have it. Moreover, a condition like scalp folliculitis may lay the foundation for hair loss at an early age, long before the signs of pattern hair loss are noticeable. For this reason, it’s important to understand how scalp irritation (e.g. scalp folliculitis, or hair folliculitis) develops, restricts hair follicles, and ultimately leads to shedding and loss. Visit this article on to learn more.

Warning: Scalp Irritation May Cause Hair Loss

Almost everyone has experienced a certain degree of skin irritation. Maybe you’re a baseball player who experiences intense itching after 9 innings of wearing a sweaty baseball cap. Or, perhaps you hurriedly shaved and almost immediately noticed agitation along the skin in the form of razor bumps. These are both common examples that both men and women can relate to. But what happens what skin irritation occurs on the scalp? Termed scalp folliculitis, this condition can actually get so severe that it impedes hair growth. Hair loss can result, which will persist until the symptoms of folliculitis are treated and hair is encouraged to grow with a specific topical foam, prescription pill, or laser therapy restoration program. Click on this article to learn more.

Advice for Hair Loss Sufferers

Suffering with hair loss is more common than you might think. It affects millions worldwide, and does not discriminate by ethnicity, age, or gender. The word “suffer” is appropriate, as hair loss is known to cause serious anxiety and even depression for those who experience it. Unfortunately, there is misinformation surrounding both how hair loss happens and what can be done to fix it. Popular myths like “hats speed hair loss” aren’t just false, they also create more anxiety for men and women who aren’t quite sure how to stop and reverse the signs of thinning and shedding. Educate yourself on hair loss, and read advice from hair loss professionals.

Best Hair Loss Treatments of 2014

This past year was certainly noteworthy when it comes to new hair loss treatments. In February, the hair loss community was rocked with the results of one study that finally provided evidence that low level laser therapy devices actually have the potential to spur new hair growth. Though futuristic and gimmicky, these “LLLT” combs and hats are enjoying a new level of respect among both hair loss professionals and hair loss sufferers alike. LLLT was not the only treatment to enjoy good press in 2014, however. To read more about the past year’s most talked-about hair loss treatments, visit this article on the Miami Hair Blog.

Hair and Nails Need Same Nutrients

Studies show that both hair and nails benefit from some of the same essential vitamins and minerals. This is great news for anyone looking to improve strength and appearance of both hair and nails, as small changes in diet can have a significantly positive impact on each. In this article, Dr. Joshua Zeichner, director of cosmetic and clinical research at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, shares a half dozen nutrients that are known to improve the look, feel, and strength of hair and nails.