Dr. Mohebi Heads to China for 6th Annual Scientific Meeting of AAHRS and 3rd Annual Congress of CAHRS

2018 AAHRS Meeting

Earlier this May, Dr. Mohebi traveled to Beijing, China for the 6th Annual Scientific Meeting of Asian Association of Hair Restoration Surgeons and 3rd Annual Congress of Chinese Association of Hair Restoration Surgeons. Carefully selected doctors were invited to speak at the Beijing International Convention Center, including Dr. Mohebi. The meeting also included a live surgery workshop. The doctors visited a new plastic surgery hospital in Beijing that was well received by media and local authorities. Fortunately, there were simultaneous interpretations during both the scientific meeting and live surgery workshop. Keeping up with the latest technologies, techniques, and research is […]

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What to Look For in a Hair Loss or Restoration Surgeon

hair surgeons

Finding the perfect hair surgeon is key in making sure you get the most out of your procedure. But if you’ve never looked for one before, you might not be sure what great hair loss surgeons should do. So how do you ensure you’re working with genuine experts in the hair restoration field? The best hair surgeons should be able to show you a minimum of 10 before and after photos, which should be proudly posted on the doctor’s website. These photos should be taken at the same angle, have the same background, and use the same lighting. You might not […]

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Osteoporosis Drug May be a New Hair Loss Solution

Osteoperosis drug might be linked to hair loss

A drug originally created to treat osteoporosis has been found to have an effect on hair growth and, therefore, may be a solution to hair loss. This is very exciting, considering the psychologic toll that balding has on individuals. Hair plays a significant role in many cultures, leaving many feeling a loss of sense of self and loss of control over their identity when hair loss and thinning occurs. The demand for balding remedies as well as efforts to find new remedies is increasing. While “there are many other drugs in the making to treat hair thinning and loss, we […]

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Heavenly Hair at the Met Gala 2018

Hair styles at the Met Gala 2018

This year’s Met Gala presented, “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination,” in which celebrities, one after the next, displayed some of the most intricate and over-the-top hairstyles. Often, hairstyles can be the start of a conversation, even a relationship. The conversations started with the controversial looks in this year’s Met Gala have definitely created some buzz on Twitter, Instagram, and among beauty influencers. It is events such as these that serve as the precedent for trends to come. The creative designer-celebrity collaborations seen this year have proven even more reason to maintain a healthy head of hair because, without […]

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Is it Possible to Cut and Style Your Hair Post-Hair Transplant? Here’s What You Should Know

best hair transplant

While many people with FUE hair transplants understand how the process works, what happens when you want a haircut? The first thing many people with one of the best hair transplants want to do is run to their hairdresser to get a new cut and style. But there are a few things to note before that can be done. What to Do the First Month After the Transplant Around the time of one month post-transplant is when you should start giving your scalp and hair a little more attention. This is when your naturally growing hair will start to show […]

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A Presidential Breach in Confidentiality Puts Propecia in the Spotlight

Donald Trump Presidential Breach

In recent news, it has been reported that President Donald Trump’s security team raided the doctor’s office who had previously broken the patient-doctor confidentiality agreement. The doctor had previously revealed that he prescribed Propecia to the president. Propecia, also known as Finasteride, is a medication prescribed used to treat male patterned hair loss with many benefits, but like most medications, has some questionable side effects. This has brought the public to wonder if Trump’s mental health and/or behavior could be affected by taking the medication. The story has gotten so much attention that “Propecia” was even briefly trending on Twitter, […]

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Female Hair Transplant for Treatment of Male-Patterned Baldness

Did you know that male-pattern baldness affects females, too? If you are a female feeling like your hair is thinning in a male-patterned trend, you are not alone! In fact, it is common for women to suffer from balding patterns similar to men. As women age, the density of the hair follicles around the hairline can decrease and make their hairline look more masculine. Women who experience female hair loss can often feel self-conscious and may try to hide their hair loss by styling their hair or will be going to great lengths to try to hide the balding and […]

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Can Egg Yolks Actually Promote Hair Growth?

Hair growth by egg yolks

Egg yolks have long been used for beauty treatments including hair masks to improve hair growth, strength, and appearance. It’s been promoted by the do-it-yourself and homemade beauty insiders recently (see video below), but it was unknown how exactly the egg yolk could be beneficial to stimulating hair growth. In this video, a YouTube user shows her users how she applies egg yolks to her scalp to remedy hair loss and documents her results. In a recent study published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. and the Korean Society of Food Science and Nutrition in the Journal of Medicinal Food, egg […]

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