The “hair” industry is abuzz with a lot of new and somewhat unproven treatments. While going through the internet, I have come across the use of placental extracts which are being tried by some people although I do not have any personal experience with this type of treatment.
When a woman becomes pregnant, she develops a brand new organ, the placenta, which is present only till the time... Read More
Hair loss is a problem that has plagued men and women from all over the world, for centuries and continues to do so. This is perhaps one of the main reasons why, globally, there are so many studies and researches being conducted about the same. This article will look at some of the newest techniques that are coming to the forefront in the world of helping people with hair loss.
Stem cell... Read More
Alopecia Awareness, Diagnosis, Treatment and Everything In Between
A lot of people might have heard of alopecia, but not everyone would know what it actually is and how it is diagnosed and treated. As a matter of fact, there would be a lot of people who would not even know that there are various types of alopecia. This article attempts to look at alopecia and all the aspects associated with... Read More
There is a slight chill in the air these days, and that is the signal that winters are almost here. While you would have already invested in trendy winter wear and sufficient body lotions and moisturisers, chances are that you might have forgotten your hair. There are many people who think that hair does not require any special attention, simply because the weather has changed, this could not... Read More
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Hair Transplant is the only successful, permanent & established treatment of baldness until the successful hair cloning is devised. At the same time, the method of implantation for even cloned grafts still may remain the same as hair transplant. (see above created Infographics on Hair... Read More
There are several things that add to the confidence of a person, and while clothes and the ability to speak well are some of them, a great head of hair is certainly high on the list. However, with the lifestyles we all have these days, hair fall has become an issue for many; but there are methods of having healthy hair, and that too, quite easily.
Hair is basically made of keratin and... Read More
There has been a lot of talk about laser therapy and how it is being utilised for a range of purposes. While there are some uses that are cosmetic, there are numerous that are medical. Since the past few years, laser therapy has been used extensively and effectively in treating hair loss. However, before we move onto how laser therapy is being used to treat hair loss, there are certain other... Read More
We are constantly asked a lot of questions about the medicine Finasteride. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions and their answers:
Finasteride is known to work on the body’s hormones? How does that actually happen?
The male hormone testosterone is converted to its active form dihydrotestosterone (DHT) with the help of an enzyme 5-alpha reductase. This enzyme has two forms... Read More
The domain of hair transplant and cloning is truly dynamic and there are constant researches and studies being conducted. As a matter of fact, a recent study conducted by Dr. Claire Higgins and Dr. Colin Jahoda has delved deep into the basic tenets of hair cloning and what the challenges in this path are. The article has been published in Hair Transplant Forum International and discusses the... Read More
Every day, we see several people, who have lost their self-esteem and confidence, because of their hair loss and balding. However, with so many new methods being innovated each day and numerous medicines being discovered, there is always hope.
In a recent presentation, Kenneth J. Washenik, MD, PhD, the clinical assistant professor at NYU Langone Medical Center informed the world about quite... Read More