Our hair is a permanent accessory that we can choose to change as often as we change our wardrobes.  Let’s think back to our first haircut.  We probably don’t remember it, but this haircut marks the first of many style changes we would eventually be going through for the rest of  our lives.   From there… Read More

  Hair is everything for women.  With huge billboards of lucious shiny hair in Chicago, to commercials of thick hair whirls.  Hair is everywhere!  However, one  factor of hair health is always at play: stress.   There are 3 types of stress related hair loss: Telogen effluvium,Trichotillomania, and Alopecia.  Of these three types of stressed based hair… Read More

  Cristiano Ronaldo is undoubtedly one of the best soccer players of all time who garners just as much attention for his physique as he does for his hair. He has used his name recognition to better expose himself in corporate sponsorships in the world of athletics. However, he is entering a new world involving… Read More

This FDA-cleared, physician-assisted technology provides permanent, natural-looking results without the plugs, pain and stitches associated with traditional hair transplants like strip surgery. This minimally invasive procedure does not leave a linear scar, so you have the freedom to cut and style your hair the way you like without having to hide a scar The latest… Read More

If you had a time machine to travel back to your full, luscious head of hair from your teenage years, would you? On July 27, 2018, Dr. Anil Shah did just that. He embarked on his hair journey with his state-of-the-art ARTAS robot to redesign his thinning crown, barren temples, and receded hairline. Finally, with… Read More

I’ve heard that the most common post-hair transplant question is, ‘Why are my grafts shedding?” Which is followed by a hyper-overdrive of anxiety and well… more shedding. Graft shedding is normal. However, an abundance of graft shedding is not a positive sign that the procedure was entirely successful. There are a multitude of factors that… Read More

THE SCIENCE OF FUE   Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE), whether manually or through robotics, is performed with a precise science. Calculation of the angle of the hair is one of the most important considerations in removal of hair via Follicular unit extraction.  A follicular unit is a group of hairs growing together and comprising a hair… Read More

Hair loss affects both men and women. One of the probable causes might be a lipid called PGD2; which is thought to cause inhibition of hair growth in men and women. A topical lotion first used to treat diabetes in patients, is now being tested to treat hair loss in both men and women. It… Read More

You’ve signed up for a hair transplant or are seriously considering one. So, now what?! I’ve gathered a list of do’s and don’ts of hair care basics that are essential to rejuvenating transplanted hair growth. Do: Follow your surgeon’s instructions diligently. Your hair care is in the hands of your surgeon. Any questions, precautions, and… Read More

Cancer patients may benefit from the use of cooling caps. More specifically, patients undergoing chemotherapy treatments, the cold temperatures reduces blood flow to the hair follicles. A cooling cap is basically a cap with a cooling device attached to it. Studies have shown that cooling caps reduce the loss of hair by around fifty percent… Read More