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Can Plucking Your Hair Combat Hair Loss?

Plucking Hair Study

While the shaved head look has been back in fashion for the last few years, many men adopt that look because they don’t have enough hair to cover their scalp. However, there might be help on the way for those who suffer from hair loss. One possible cure seems to go against the idea of losing your hair: Plucking a certain number of hairs from the scalp as well as plucking them in a specific formation. Hair follicles have stem cells that divide and provide the push behind the growth of new hair. A recent study performed on mice was published […]

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The Psychological Effect On Hair Loss On Women

Women Hair Loss

While we recently took a look at the psychological effects on hair loss on men, it’s important to remember that women suffer from hair loss as well. Hair loss can be especially hard on women as a full head of hair is often viewed as a symbol of beauty, youth and femininity to others. In general, there is more of a social stigma attached to female hair loss than male hair loss which leads many females to have psychological issues with their condition. Research has found that women are likely to suffer from low self-esteem due to thinning hair and […]

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Are Celebrities Still Stars Without Their Hair?

  Have you ever been curious what your favorite celebrities would look like without their famous locks of hair? Would Chris Hemsworth be “Thor” or a “bore” without hair? Would Christian Bale be a better Batman if the mask hides his bald spot? Would Justin Timberlake be “NSync” with audiences if he suffered from hair loss? Would Leonardo DiCaprio be a “Wall Street Wolf” with patchy hair? While these celebrities don’t have to worry about hair loss in their lives, we want to see what the biggest stars look like without hair. You can view the results of our experiment […]

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Learn More About the Art of Hair Transplants at Our July Open House!

Interested in having a hair transplant?  Want more information about undergoing a hair restoration procedure from a board-certified doctor?  Get all of your questions answered at our next Open House Event! Join us Saturday, July 23rd from 3pm-5pm at our state of the art hair restoration facility in Encino. It’s your opportunity to learn more about the art of hair restoration in a one-on-one setting. Meet the doctor and his staff Watch as Dr. Mohebi performs a live hair transplant procedure See and touch the kind of results you can expect from our expert, and skilled, staff Get inside information […]

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Can Mice Gums Help Cure Baldness?

Mice gums Curing Baldness

It seems like every week beings another news story about a miracle cure for baldness that will restore hair. No matter how much scientists say their new cure is going to be a game changer, there is always more testing and studies that need to be conducted. The latest news about a cure for baldness comes from a group of scientists who created artificial skin in a lab. The artificial skin was created out of tissue from the gums of mice. The tissue was transformed into skin and that skin was then changed and developed into hair follicles. In turn, […]

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Can Dry Shampoo Cause Hair Loss?

Hair Loss and Dry Shampoo

Have you ever tried dry shampoo? It’s a hair styling product known for its ability to clean hair without having to use water. While this might seem like an easy and convenient way to clean your hair, one woman in Ireland is claiming that dry shampoo caused her to go bald. Nicole Baxter is 21-years-old and a regular consumer of Batiste dry shampoo. Baxter says that the product caused her scalp to become flaky and itchy at first and that continued use of the product made her scalp blister. She also claims that she has been diagnosed with triangular alopecia. […]

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New Stem Cells Study To Treat Baldness

Possibly Hair Loss Treatment

There have been recent news reports that a private biotech company, Samumed, is also working on a cure for baldness. Samumed specializes in the regrowth of cartilage as well as certain bone parts. Their method of treatment is still in the planning stages but Samumed plans to target specific proteins that scientists feel play a critical role in the development and renewal of stem cells which help develop hair and skin cells. The company hopes that the treatment will help those who suffer from Androgenetic Alopecia eventually be able to regrow some of the hair follicles they have lost. Earlier […]

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Our Snapchats Are Now Available For Everyone to Enjoy

We recently joined Snapchat and invite all Snapchatters to follow our story @drparsamohebi. If you’re not on Snapchat yet, it’s easy to be part of the fun. Just download the app for free and then search for the user name “@drparsamohebi” on the Snapchat app. Once you follow our story, you’ll be able to view exclusive content and behind the scenes photos and videos. Not sure how to use all of the features on Snapchat? Here’s a handy guide to help you Snapchat like a pro. We realize that not everybody wants to be on Snapchat so we’re making it […]

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