April 15, 2020
MYTHS AND FACTS: HAIR

MYTHS AND FACTS: HAIR

     Facts The average life span of hair is 4-6 years Everyone sheds 75-100 hairs per day Hair does not grow after death Eyebrows and eyelashes are replaced every 4-5 months         Myths Shaving, etc: no effect on hair growth Scalp massage: no evidence Gray hair more resistant same as pigmented hair: […]
April 15, 2020
POST PREGNANCY HAIR LOSS (POS-PARTUM ALOPECIA)

Post Pregnancy Hair Loss (POS-PARTUM ALOPECIA) – Neo Follicle Transplant – Hair Loss Treatment Clinic

Temporary hair loss ~experienced at the end of a pregnancy Very little hair loss during pregnancy  Sudden and excessive shedding from 3-9 months after delivery Estrogen stimulates hair follicles ~ anagen growing phase ~ hair does not cycle as it normally would. After child is born ~ estrogen level drops  […]
April 15, 2020
Hair Loss Causes

Hair Loss Causes – Neo Follicle Transplant – Hair Transplant Clinic

Poor blood circulation Stress and anxiety Thyroid diseases: Hypo/Hyperthyroid High blood pressure Iron deficiency and Ferritin deficiency Pregnancy Liver malfunction Chemotherapy B12 & vitamin deficiencies Scalp Disorders: Psoriasis, Seborrheic dermatitis Skin or Systemic disease: SLE, Renal failure etc Large doses of Vitamin A Fever : Dengue, Typhoid etc Hypercholesterolemia, Lipid […]
April 15, 2020
EPIGENETIC FACTORS ROLE IN HAIR LOSS

Epigenetic Factors Role in Hair Loss – Neo Follicle Transplant – Hair Clinic

We know that some of us are born with genetic predisposition for hair loss.  But we can develop acquired weakness other than inherent factors making us susceptible to hair loss by continuous repeated exposure to pollution, unhealthy lifestyle, stress, poor nutrition, lack of sleep, loss of circadian rthym, electromagnetic radiation […]
April 14, 2020
DIFFICULT SITUATIONS IN FUE

Difficult Situations in FUE – Neo Follicle Transplant – Hair Clinic

Acute Effluvium of the Donor Area:  It’s a very rare condition where donor area also starts to shed hairs because of probably overjealous extraction, punch penetration, decreased blood supply leading to hypoxia etc. Can be medically managed by treatment with Minoxidil, Finasteride, Vitamins etc. Donor Site depletion: FUE Surgeon will […]
March 17, 2020
DO HAIR TRANSPLANTS STAY FOREVER

DO HAIR TRANSPLANTS STAY FOREVER?

This is a very controversial question to answer.  Usually Transplanted hairs once implanted properly stay for 10-20 years but gradual thinning might happen even for transplanted hairs. Not 100% of the extracted hairs from scalp donor area are resistant to the male hormone Dihydro-Testosterone (DHT) action and some 10-20% of […]
November 28, 2019
Hair Transplant DONOR AREA: LIMITATIONS

DONOR AREA: LIMITATIONS – Hair Transplant

FUE is an art and a lot of experience goes into it to preserve the donor area while extraction. Avoiding overharvesting and reducing transection of follicles (cutting of hair roots) is relevant to the surgeon’s skill and expertise. The secret is that follicular units chosen for extraction are selected in […]
August 6, 2019
Hair Transplant at Cochin prp kochi

Autologous Growth Factor Concentrate – Neo Follicle Transplant – Hair Growth Factor

The latest in hair restorative treatments is undoubtedly Acellular Autologous Growth Factor concentrate. It is an advancement over Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy and encompasses the following: In-vitro Platelet Activation – This ensures a high concentration of ready to inject growth factors Constant Growth factor concentration –   Allows for […]
February 26, 2019

HAIR TRANSPLANT IN TRACTIONAL ALOPECIA

This patient had tractional alopecia because of tight fitting turban wear which is not uncommon in Sikh population in India. We had extracted almost 1800 grafts almost 4000 follicles to be implanted to the temples, sidelocks and posterior side areas. The follicles were precisely implanted with the help of implanters […]
February 6, 2019
Diet Essential for Healthy Hair

DIET ESSENTIAL FOR HEALTHY HAIR

healthy diet can strengthen your lustrous locks and help stave off some kinds of hair fall. If your diet is deficient in certain nutrients it could manifest as unhealthy hair and hair fall issues. Here are a few diet tips that will ensure your hair gets all the nutrients it […]