Archive for the Causes of Hair Loss Category

2017 Hair Transplant Statistics

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Hair Transplant Statistics – Recently, the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) released its 2017 practice census results. About 300 physician members of the ISHRS participated in the census. 87% of ISHRS members that responded to the survey are male while 13% are female. The data […]

Diagnostic tests that Trichologist perform

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Trichologist will check the condition of your scalp, your hair physically and ask you questions pertaining to your lifestyle. This is necessary so your scalp can be evaluated properly and the correct treatment can be applied. A check is necessary no matter the symptoms or worries you […]

2nd Anniversary of Serving the Hair Transplant Repair Community

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We are so proud to announce that we’ve reached our second year of serving the hair transplant repair community. It’s thanks to our competent surgeons, patients, members, family and friends, that we’re celebrating our 2nd anniversary – we couldn’t have done it without you. So, what have we […]

Hair loss related to cells turning to skin instead of repairing damage

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If your hair line is receding, you have a bald spot or your hair is simply thinner than it used to be, ‘confused’ stem cells may be to blame. Stem cells in the scalp – the blank templates that can mature into different types of cell – […]

Is our bad habits cause of hair loss?

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Losing a few hair strands everyday is natural but if you are losing too many per day, then maybe some of your habits are to be blamed. Stress Intense emotional stress can lead to hair fall on a worrying scale. Stress is everyday part of our lives […]

Don’t get suckered by a BAD Hair Transplant! Part 1

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Questions to ask before your hair transplant procedure otherwise you will be contacting baldgossip.com to help you repair it. Am I too young for a hair transplant? Every case we are presented with is evaluated thoroughly on an individual basis, and there are several age-related factors that play […]

It is better to have a hair transplant when you are young.

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It’s far more likely that there is a greater chance of having a successful hair transplant and a satisfied patient when a person is older, rather than younger. We believe 25 should be the cut-off as the youngest age that a transplant should be considered for genetic […]

Why am I losing my hair?!

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Most people normally shed 50 to 100 hairs a day. But with about 100,000 hairs in the scalp, this amount of hair loss shouldn’t cause noticeable thinning of the scalp hair. In order to maintain a normal volume, hair must be replaced at the same rate at […]