For the most part we are unaware that we are losing hair every day. We never stop to consider that the lost hair is also dead hair that has lived through the normal cycle of hair development. If hair is healthy and heredity is on your side, those hairs will be replaced and the hair loss will not be noticeable. The first warning of signs of extreme hair loss or baldness appear when excessive amounts of hair fall out when you brush your hair or take a shower. Experiencing hair loss can be emotionally difficult. So should one consider hair transplant or medical hair treatment is a better options for initial stages of hair loss.
A more advanced sign of hair loss is definite recession of your hair line and thinning of hair in the frontal area. Androgenic alopecia is the most common cause of hair loss and it is common fear amongst both men and women with history of hair loss. Even if one has predetermined genes that will cause loss of hair eventually, there still are several steps that one can take to slow down this process . For starters, you need to not wait for evidence of substantial permanent hair loss. Seek advice from a hair transplant specialist or a hair restoration physician who will diagnose the cause of hair loss and recommend medical hair treatment option to slow down or reverse hair loss first.
A skilled hair loss specialist should review your family history, age, degree of hair loss, goals and concerns and offer the treatment that is the most suitable for the needs of the patient and give the optimal result. Hair on the scalp that is genetically susceptible to androgenic alopecia starts to shrink until it eventually disappears. The hairs on the sides and the back of the head is usually genetically permanent hair which is destined to remain for the lifetime. It is important for the hair transplant specialist to find out if the hair loss is temporary or it is permanent hair loss. Should hair loss persist and appear to be permanent, it will lead to more advanced hair loss which can be treated by hair transplant. Consultation with a hair restoration specialist is helpful to find out not only the cause of hair loss, but also if hair transplant should be considered in addition to medical hair treatment.
Dr Meshkin is honored to be recognized as a designated long standing member of ISHRS by his peers and also be certified diplomat by ABHRS for his knowledge and skill as a specialized hair restoration surgeon. Dr. Meshkin is also selected as one of 100 doctors in the nation to receive the prestigious RealSelf 100 Award, out of nearly 13,000 board certified specialists with a presence on RealSelf, for 2015 and 2016. To find out more about your hair loss and be evaluated for consultation and treatment visit one of Dr. Meshkin's hair transplant and hair restoration clinics in Los Angeles or in Irvine locations. Dr. Meshkin will use the latest techniques and gives the best hair restoration recommendations and advise that is customized to your needs and concerns.
If you are suffering from hair loss or hair thinning you can contact us at (949) 219-0027 to schedule for a free consultation or visit our website at www.MeshkinMedical.com.