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Beard Hair Restoration

May 11 2016
When you’re a young man, you want to be just like daddy. In everything you do, in everything you say or act, you aspire to be just like them. When I was 7, I wanted nothing more than to be able to grow a beard just like my dad would. And then when I was 10, my older brother had a full beard and I wanted one just like him. Then I turned 15 and I started slowly growing a beard and could not be more exci... Read More

Eyebrow Hair Transplant

May 11 2016
Eyebrows are a central part of a person’s face, which is why they are so important. Here is some basic information and frequently asked questions about eyebrow transplant. 1. How does eyebrow transplant work?  Eyebrow transplant involves the placement of hair follicles extracted from your scalp and then transplanted to the thinned or bald eyebrow areas. There are two approaches in perfor... Read More

Why is Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) more expensive than Strip Harv

Sep 01 2015
When Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) first became popular it was considered to be exotic and unique and its high price appeared to be justified. Ten dollars a graft was considered a bargain and because few hair clinics offered it the price per graft was often as high as twelve and fifteen dollars. This isn’t an exotic and new procedure anymore. It is extremely common and is offered by almost every cl... Read More

Non Surgical Options for Hair Restoration

Sep 01 2015
There is little that men can do to stop from losing their hair, but Beverly Hills Hair Restoration can offer you some hair loss treatment options that may restore some hair loss and rid you from the stress of losing your youth. If you are considering treatment and wish to go the non-surgical route, then these medications may be your answer. There are currently two hair loss drugs that actually work. They... Read More

What is Androgenetic Alopecia?

Sep 01 2015
Androgenetic alopecia is hair loss that occurs in male and females due to an underlying susceptibility of hair follicles to androgenetic miniaturization. Androgenic alopecia is the most common cause of hair loss and will affect up to 70% of men and 40% of women at some point in their lifetimes. Men typically start with hairline recession at the temples and balding at the crown, while women normally start to... Read More

Psychological Effects of Hair Loss

Sep 01 2015
There are many psychological effects in both men and women when they experience hair loss and hair thinning. Mostly because hair is a large part of an individuals identity. Almost every society in the world associates hair with youth, beauty, and good health so it is no wonder why hair loss possesses psychological effects on a person. Hair loss has numerous causes usually genetics or health conditions such ... Read More

Feel Fabulous February

Sep 01 2015
Forget about Cupid on the 14th. The only person you need to love is yourself…and when we say love yourself we mean it. Give yourself a Valentine’s gift for once and rid yourself of hair loss problems. This month Beverly Hills Hair Restoration is offering some pretty snazzy low rates because we believe in our practice and we love the natural results Dr. Kahen can achieve. We want to share our ex... Read More

Selfies Increase Demand for Hair Restoration

Feb 01 2015
Well, it’s official- the selfie has dominated social media! In the quest for the perfect selfie, some folks seem to have decided that no photo-editing app is good enough to smooth out the wrinkles: nothing less than old-school cosmetic surgery will do. An annual study showed that one in three surveyed doctors have seen an increase in requests for surgery due to patients’ dissatisfaction with ... Read More

Celebrity Hairloss..

Oct 07 2016
Aside from being in the public eye, celebrities are just like us and go through some of the same issues we do. Alopecia Areata (hair loss) is a very common disease. Some of these celebrities have undergone hair transplants while others have tried less permanent alternatives such as hair pieces. Here are some before and after photos of male celebrities you might be familiar with who have experienced hair los... Read More

Q. What Other Hair Restoration Procedures Do We Offer?..

Oct 10 2016
  ACell + PRP Injection In addition to hair transplants, here at Beverly Hills Hair Restoration, we offer an ACell Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) treatment. Dr. Kahen is the pioneer in PRP and has given amazing results to his patients. ACell uses the body’s own tissue regeneration mechanism to strengthen small hairs. It also stimulates the growth of new follicles through st... Read More

Topic: Hair Loss in Women..

Oct 12 2016
Hair Transplant Although women can experience hair loss just like men, it is not the same. Thefemale balding timing and pattern of hair loss is different. Women usually start to experience thinning of the hair around their 40’s and 50’s, but can start as early as their 20’s. Men typically start losing hair around their 30’s and 40’s. Men tend to lose hair around th... Read More

Questions and Answers About Hair Transplants

Oct 12 2016
Q. How long do hair transplants last? A. Hair transplants are permanent. One’s own hair follicles from a donor site are transferred to a recipient site. The donor site is usually located at the back of the head because the hair follicles are not substantially affected by the most common cause of pattern baldness. The transplanted hair will commonly retain the characteristics such as color and textu... Read More

Alopecia Areata: Hair Loss

Oct 13 2016
What is Alopecia Areata? Alopecia Areata is a disease where partial or complete hair loss occurs on the head, face, or body. Anyone, both males and females, can experience hair loss. This usually develops gradually, but there are many causes. It can be hereditary, due to physical or emotional stress, medications, and even from hair styles that put too much tension on hair follicles. Whichever the re... Read More

Hair Transplant Myths Busted!

Oct 13 2016
Myth 1: Transplants Work Best in Young Men One myth about hair transplant surgery is that the sooner a patient has it done, the better. While no one wants to live with thinning hair or areas of baldness, in most cases, it’s better to wait until hair loss has progressed an ample amount. If the transplant is performed too soon, hair loss can continue, and because the hair loss continues and the donor... Read More

Will my hair transplant results look completely natural?

Oct 13 2016
Q: Will my hair transplant results look completely natural? A: This is a question I get all the time. Hair transplants, when done right, can be completely undetectable. A scientific and artistic approach is required to design a very realistic looking hairline. Each person’s hair is different in texture, color and density. This means that the surgeon must make exact incisions with the proper angle f... Read More

Two-thirds of American men suffer from hair loss! What are your option

Oct 13 2016
About two-thirds of American men suffer from hair loss of varying degrees by the time they’re 35. If treated early, medications like Rogaine or Propecia or PRP injections can help thinning hair to grow thicker and healthier. But by the time hair follicles are dead, hair transplant surgery is the only viable option to regrowing hair. The good news is that these surgeries are highly effective and very s... Read More

Does PRP really work? Is there any evidence to support it?..

Oct 13 2016
Platelet-rich plasma, or PRP, has long been thought of as a potential treatment for hair loss, and it has been successfully employed in other areas of regenerative medicine. There are many components of the treatment but many question its effectiveness as there’s been a lack of solid evidence to support the treatment. Finally, there are two newly published studies that showcase the favorable results o... Read More

Hair Loss Options in Los Angeles

Oct 13 2016
There are many options for people who suffer from acute hair loss. Cosmetic treatments for hair loss exist such as hair transplants or Platelet Rich Plasma injections and there are also less invasive options such as hair fiber powders, hairpieces, wigs, hair extensions, shampoos, and laser treatments.   Hair-fiber powders: Colored, powdery fiber sprinkles are commercially available and may work t... Read More

Nutrition and Hair Loss..

Oct 13 2016
You will not be able to eat your way out of baldness, sorry. But there is legitimate research that shows certain foods are crucial for maintaining healthy hair, and thereby slowing the rate at which you lose it. “Protein tops the list since hair is, essentially, a long strand of protein,” says Beverly Hills hair restoration surgeon, Dr. John Kahen M.D. Daily servings of Greek yogurt, lean chicke... Read More

Traction Alopecia Causes and Solutions in Los Angeles

Oct 13 2016
Everyone has their own favorite hairstyle. From braids to topknots, you always find yourself going back to the same style, whether you’re in a hurry and want something familiar, or just relaxing around the house.   Traction alopecia happens when hair is pulled too tightly for prolonged periods in a repeated manner, says hair transplant surgeon, Dr. John Kahen M.D., from Beverly Hills Hair R... Read More