1. Can Stem Cells Help to Regrow Hair?

    The emerging science of stem cell therapy has provided excitement for cures for otherwise untreatable diseases. There is new hope for those individuals suffering from many degenerative and disabling diseases such as Parkinson’s disease, traumatic paralysis, blindness, and diabetes, just to name a few. Stem cells are already being used for burn therapy, corneal transplants and bone grafting. But …Read More

  2. No, McDonald’s Fries Do Not Regrow Hair

    If you have watched or read the news lately you probably saw some headlines that read “McDonald’s French Fries Cure Hair Loss!”. While that headline is attention grabbing and sounds delicious, sadly, it is not true. So what is everyone talking about? There was a recent study conducted in Japan where a research team was able to regrow hair on mice by creating hair follicle germs, which are th…Read More

  3. Questions to Ask Before Doing Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy

    As Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy has gained in popularity as a hair restoration treatment, there has been an increase in medical practices that now offer it.  We are big supporters of Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy for hair restoration, so we are excited to see its popularity grow.  That being said, as more non-hair loss specialists start offering Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy, it …Read More

  4. Can My Medication Cause Hair Loss?

    Many medications have side effects, but one side effect from medications that is often not discussed is hair loss.  If you asked most people if they know of any medications that can cause hair loss, they would probably answer with chemotherapy, which is certainly the most extreme case.  However, there are many other more common medications that patients take that can cause hair loss.  However, …Read More

  5. 2018 New Year’s Resolution For Healthy Hair

    Sometimes it feels like New Year’s resolutions are made to be broken.  You start telling yourself you are going to exercise outside more, while looking at a thermometer that reads 5 degrees right now or you assure yourself you will eat better, but you have a house full of left over holiday treats! This year we thought we would help you with a New Year’s resolution for your hair health that sh…Read More

  6. Comparing Hair Restoration Treatments – Hair Transplant vs Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy

    Today’s blog post is the first in a series that we will be writing that compares different hair restoration treatments.  Thankfully, there are lots of great hair restoration treatments available today, however, with all of the options available, patients often are concerned they are not choosing the right one.  This series will give you the information you need to make the right choice for you…Read More

  7. Debunking The Myths Surrounding PRP Therapy

    Platelet Rich Plasma therapy, or PRP, is a treatment in which a patient's blood is taken and then concentrated into an enriched sample of stem cells and other growth factors. When this concentration of super platelets is injected into various parts of the body, it can help the body naturally heal and begin cell regrowth. Because PRP therapy wasn't used for women’s hair loss until 2004, there are…Read More

  8. Avoid The Crash Diet This Year

    It’s hard to believe that the New Year is upon us! As we begin to prepare for the year ahead, New Year’s resolutions often involve new diets and weight loss goals, especially after the Holiday splurge! If losing weight is on your list of resolutions this year, we have a few tips for you. What you may not be aware of is that both rapid and extreme weight loss, as well as crash diets can actuall…Read More

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    Millennials Are Suffering From Hair Loss More Than Other Generations

    In the United States alone, up to 21 million women are experiencing hair loss. Hair loss can be caused by a number of factors including but not limited to low iron levels, low oxygen levels, chemotherapy treatment, and genetics. However, one generation of women is seeing an increased number of those suffering from hair loss: millennials. According to ABC News,, hair loss among millennials, the ge…Read More

  10. Can Hair Extensions Cause Hair Loss?

    One of the easiest ways to mask thinning hair is the use of hair extensions or hair clips.  We have seen many patients that come to our practice and either have a history of using these products or are currently using them.  The appeal is understandable, as it is a quick way to add the appearance of volume or thickness to your hair.  However, hair extensions can potentially cause further hair l…Read More