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September 26, 2018

Can E-Cigarettes Cause Hair Loss

Hair Transplant & Restoration Center

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), tobacco is the most significant preventable cause of death and disease in the United States. Nicotine, a component of tobacco found in cigarettes, cigars, and e-cigarettes, is a highly addictive substance which contributes to compulsive use, relapse after abstinence, and physical dependence. In spite of the well-documented health hazards, an estimated 17% of Americans smoke cigarettes leading to nearly a half million deaths each year.

September 20, 2018

Transplants Combined With PRP/PL: An Update

Hair Transplant & Restoration Center

In March of this year, I updated all of my PRP equipment and invested in technology to maximize the growth factors found in platelets which involves using a top of the line centrifuge to achieve a high platelet count, but more importantly, incorporating sonication, an additional step to the process.

August 21, 2018

Did You Know? 5 Common Hair Loss Myths That Aren't True

Hair Transplant & Restoration Center

For many people, hair loss is just a fact of life. People tend to speculate on what causes hair loss, which leads to a lot of misinformation. Misinformation is harmful because it misguides people on what to actually do about their hair loss. Here, we have some of the most common myths about hair loss.

August 15, 2018

I Still Have Hair, What is a Trichoscope Exam and Why Do I need One?

Hair Transplant & Restoration Center

A 53-year-old male patient came in for a consultation because he noticed over the past few years his hair thinning on both the top and crown. He asked his hair stylist if she could also see it, and from her perspective, his stylist only saw thinning in the crown. You can see in the first picture that his hair looks very full and dense except for some thinning in the crown.

July 24, 2018

Hair Loss Solutions: Will I Regrow My Hair With PRP Treatments?

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Hair loss affects millions of people every year, including men and women. If you don't have the hair growth that you desire, it may affect your confidence levels. You may even shy away from social situations because you don't feel comfortable. Regrowing your hair with PRP treatments may be an option for you, allowing you to take your life back.

July 13, 2018

Dealing With Trichotillomania: Ideas on How to Stop Pulling Out Your Hair

Hair Transplant & Restoration Center

Trichotillomania, colloquially known as excessive hair-pulling, is one of a group of body-focused repetitive behaviors, or BFRBs. Body-focused repetitive behaviors include skin-picking (Excoriation), nail-biting (Onychophagia), or biting one's lips or cheeks (Keratosis).

June 29, 2018

A New PRP at HT&RC

Hair Transplant & Restoration Center

My sole motivation as a hair loss physician is to search for and deliver the very best hair restoration treatment for my patients. In continuing to do so, I changed my PRP treatment for hair restoration entirely. Therefore, out of all the PRP data I have shared over the past several years, the information presented in this blog may be the most influential for my patients.

June 08, 2018

Understanding the Causes of Hair Loss: Different Types of Alopecia

Hair Transplant & Restoration Center

Alopecia is the medical term for hair loss and there are several common variations. Here at HT&RC, Dr. Arthur Gray uses the medical diagnostic approach to precisely determine the type of alopecia in each individual case as well as the most effective treatment or combination of advanced hair restoration techniques for each individual. 

May 17, 2018

Nutrition and Your Hair

Hair Transplant & Restoration Center

Hair follicles cells are some of the fastest growing cells in your body (making them especially susceptible to chemotherapy drugs which act on rapidly dividing tumor cells), and it is because the cell division is so rapid that the hair follicle cells specifically need an abundant nutritional supply. Consequently, if the nutrient supply is not present in your body, then hair follicles may show some of the first signs of these deficiencies.

April 24, 2018

Traction Alopecia: An Avoidable Type of Hair Loss

Hair Transplant & Restoration Center

Traction Alopecia is a type of hair loss associated with stress and/or tension being applied to the hair for a continuous or extended period of time. This repeated pressure on the hair causes damage to the hair follicles and causes hairs to fall out.

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