Hair Loss Types and Treatments

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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Could Plant Stem Cells Cure Hair Loss? – Scientific Study

Could Plant Stem Cells Cure Hair Loss?

Why are we so attracted to products and treatments that contain the words ‘organic’, ‘natural’, etc.? In recent years, consumers have become more aware of both (1) the effects we have on the environment by using certain products, as well as (2) the benefits natural, organic products have on our body – especially in health-conscious cities like our very own Los Angeles. When it comes to the hair restoration industry, consumers have begun to feel the same way about using natural, environmentally-friendly options. As a result, health and eco-conscious consumers look for alternatives to chemicals like Minoxidil, which is not […]

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FUE Hair Transplant – Everything You Need to Know

Recently, Dr. Mohebi was interviewed by Cosmetic Town to break down everything you need to know about one of the most popular hair restoration procedures: the FUE Hair Transplant. Enjoy the full interview and breakdown below! What is an FUE Hair Transplant? FUE stands for follicular unit extraction or follicular unit excision. This refers to when we go with a special device and try to remove follicular units one at a time without making a big cut or removing a big piece of the skin. This is so the grafts that we remove are barely bigger than the size of […]

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Eyelash Transplant – Case Study

Eyelash Transplant

After West London resident, Itinder Kaur fell on the street during a night out, she thought that she had lost the eyelashes on her right eye for good. The accident occurred over 5 years ago when she fell into some gravel and was accidentally dragged by a friend, scraping her face and eyelashes. 5 years later and she was still unable to grow back roughly 25% of her right eyelashes. FUE Eyelash Transplant Thanks to recent advancements in hair transplant technology and technique, Dr. Mohebi and Dr. Asim Shahmalak were able to help Itinder and restore her eyelashes for good! […]

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Case Study: Beard-To-Scalp Hair Transplant

beard to scalp fue transplant case study

With the groundbreaking advancements in hair technology we have experienced, we can give patients hair restoration options that were never seen as possible. One of those procedures is the beard to scalp hair transplant. Who needs a beard-to-scalp hair transplant? For many patients that do not have an ideal amount of donor hair on the back of the scalp, hair transplant surgeons must look to other parts of the body to get high-quality donor grafts to transplant in the scalp. For men, the beard is the first option after the scalp for donor hair to transplant in the scalp. Beard […]

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Preventative FUE Hair Transplant

Preventative FUE Hair Transplant

A commonly-held belief is that hair transplants are only for those that are completely bald or if they absolutely “need it.” However, we believe that getting a hair transplant can (and should) be used for many patients to prevent them from going completely bald. Hopefully, this philosophy of using hair transplants as a form of prevention will catch on and make getting them more acceptable for men and women to get for preventative measures. Who is a good candidate for a preventative FUE hair transplant? If you suspect that you’re starting to lose hair, you should visit a hair restoration […]

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