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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
Celebrities and Hair loss

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
Celebrities and Hair loss

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
Celebrities and Hair loss

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
Celebrities and Hair loss

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

Hereditary Hair Loss

Oct 13 2016
Hair loss that is genetic is known as androgenetic alopecia and is the most common cause of hair loss. The gene can be inherited from either your mother's or father's side of the family, though you're more likely to have it if both of your parents had hair loss. Hereditary hair loss is not really a disease, but a natural condition caused by some combination of genetics, hormone levels and the ag... Read More
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Hair Loss due to Telogen Effluvium

Oct 13 2016
Everyone loses hair. It happens during your morning shower, while you're blowing it dry, or when you give it a quick brush—and that's normal. "On average, we lose fifty to a hundred hair follicles a day," says Dr. John Kahen, M.D., a Los Angeles based hair restoration and hair transplant surgeon at Beverly Hills Hair Restoration. "That's just hair going through its cycles, a... Read More

Alopecia

Oct 13 2016
Combs, hair brushes, shampoo, conditioner, shampoo & conditioner combined, gel, pomade, Rogaine, and even cosmetic surgery. What do all of these have in common? They are industries built around hair. Yes, those thin self-producing follicles on the top of your head. Simple supply and demand economics tells us that because so many different supplies of hair product, shampoo, and gel etc… have been ... Read More
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Hair Restoration Expectations & Recovery

Oct 13 2016
A frequently asked question by those considering hair restoration surgery is regarding expectations and the recovery process. Hair loss and hair thinning can be a frusterating thing, but Los Angeles surgeon, Dr. Kahen at Beverly Hills Hair Restoration is here to help! Immediately following a hair transplant surgery, the scalp will be tender and blushed. Your surgeon will prescribe pain medication; howeve... Read More

Why Cosmetic Surgery is on the Rise

Oct 13 2016
Cosmetic Surgery (CS) is a fairly new medical phenomenon. It used to be a treatment that sort of had an unknown reputation. People were unsure about its liabilities and what such a procedure entailed. However, through all the uncertainty, CS remained an extremely appealing procedure because it was the first thing to ever really be able to make people look younger. In our society, the concept of “aging... Read More
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Why People Need Hair Restoration

Oct 13 2016
Body image is a defining component of our society today. All over billboards, commercials, movies, and posters (among others), companies hinge their marketing and advertising campaigns on the notion of beauty, perfection, and style. One of the more obvious examples of this new norm of self-image can be seen in the Carl’s Jr. advertising campaigns of their juicy burgers. Instead of focusing on the qual... Read More
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Convenience of Hair Restoration

Oct 13 2016
So we know what hair restoration is. We know why we would get restorative hair treatment in all of its forms. We know when and how we would get it and of course we would know where: Beverly Hills Hair Restoration! But the next question to ask is WHY?   The simple and accurate answer is CONVENIENCE. Hair restoration is simply so convenient for many reasons.   There are many effects of h... Read More
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Why Am I Losing My Hair?

Oct 13 2016
Well, there is no simple answer; but there are some common explanations when it comes to explaining significant hair loss or hair thinning. Whether they are environmental, biological, social or physical – there are a vast majority of reasons why someone could be experiencing significant hair loss. These are just some.   Hormones are usually the things that only teenagers worry about whe... Read More