Hair Loss Types and Treatments

COVID-19 and Hair Loss – Causes and Solutions

Stress and Anxiety Linked to Covid-19 Connected to Hair Loss

As the spread of COVID-19 continues across the United States, hair loss is emerging as one of the medical conditions being experienced by a growing number of coronavirus patients. While the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) has not officially listed hair loss as a COVID-19 symptom, many people are posting photos of thinning hairlines, patchy areas on the scalp and large clumps of hair that have fallen out of the scalp.. They are posting their photos on social media and in online support groups. Here are some of the reasons hair loss is happening in patients battling the […]

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Female Hair Loss – Five Effective Treatment Options

Hair Loss Treatment options for females

The hair on the head has always been a symbol of a person being viewed as youthful and successful. For females, their hair has often represented their level of sexiness in the eyes of others. A full head of hair can make a person feel good about their appearance and give them a healthy self-image as well as confidence and even a sense of style. Unfortunately, many women suffer from hair loss for a variety of reasons. As recently as 2015, the National Institutes of Health reported that around 21-million American women suffered from some form of alopecia. In addition, […]

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Hair Loss and COVID-19 – See the Surprising Connection

See the connection between the COVID-19 virus and hair loss

Hair loss is a common condition among male and female patients. Some of the common causes for hair loss include genetics as well as a reaction to certain medications or hormonal changes. Many doctors are also reporting another growing cause for hair loss among patients. These doctors say patients are suffering from hair loss related to the coronavirus pandemic and it is impacting people who had the virus along with others that never became sick from COVID-19. Hair Loss and COVID-19 The majority of people naturally lose somewhere in the range of 50-100 hairs on a daily basis. Hair loss […]

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New Hope for Treatment of Male Hair Loss Through Altering JAK Inhibitor Pathway

As long as people have been balding, there have been studies and tests to try and find ways to combat the hair loss process in both men and women. Two studies show there might be a new method for addressing the issue of pattern hair loss in patients. Pattern Hair Loss Studies The two studies showed JAK inhibitors, as well as other small molecules, are able to reawaken hair follicles that are dormant. In addition, stem cell therapies also have the ability to develop new follicles. Both studies were led by Angela Christiano, who is a professor of Dermatology at […]

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Celebrity Hair Transplant™ by Dr. Parsa Mohebi – Join us for an Informative Webinar Spotlighting the Procedure

Celebrity Hair Transplant™ procedure video

One of the main factors that prevent some people from committing to having a hair transplant is their fear that others will be able to tell a hair restoration procedure has been performed. Dr. Parsa Mohebi recognized the need for a solution that allowed patients to enjoy the long-lasting, natural results provided by a hair transplant without the need for a long recovery period or easy detectability on the part of the public. In order to achieve this goal, Dr. Mohebi developed and perfected Celebrity Hair Transplant™ by Dr. Parsa Mohebi. Interested in learning more about this innovative California hair […]

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Platelet Rich Plasma – Why we do not Perform the Treatment?

PRP treatment for hair loss

When it comes to hair restoration results that are natural in appearance, as well as long-lasting, a hair transplant is considered to be the premier medical procedure for patients suffering from hair loss. Even though our office is well-known for the superior results we provide through FUE hair transplant and Celebrity Hair Transplant, there are some patients that have contacted our medical center to ask about undergoing a Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) treatment to address their hair loss. While many doctors offer PRP on a regular basis, our office has a strict policy about not performing PRP on our patients. […]

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Headaches and Hair Loss – Is There a Connection?

Headache and hair loss connection

When discussing the topic of hair loss, the subject of genetics being a reason for the loss of hair on the scalp is often discussed. In addition, other reasons for hair loss such as infections, medication induced hair loss; Alopecia Areata, Teloegn Effluvium and Traction Alopecia are often discussed as well. These hair loss causes have been studied and discussed in the past and they are often at the top of the list when it comes to determining the reason for the hair loss, the possible treatment options to reverse the hair loss cause or when making a plan to […]

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Oral Minoxidil for Treatment of Hair Loss

Can oral minoxidil be used for hair loss treatment

Oral minoxidil has been proven as an effective medication for men and women with patterned hair loss. In general, a hair transplant procedure is viewed as the most effective method of restoring hair that has been lost on the scalp of a patient. However, there are some patients that are not ready, or willing, to commit to undergoing a surgical procedure to address their thinning hair. These patients often turn to hair loss medications such as minoxidil, which is also known as Rogaine, to stimulate the growth of hair in areas where it has been lost on the scalp. Oral […]

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