Trichotillomania is much more prevalent obsessive, compulsive disorder than perceived. The most commonly overlooked example of this is the obsessive plucking of eyebrow hair especially in people with unibrow....Read More
Scalp micro pigmentation or SMP as it is often called can be of great harm. We have come across numerous patients that got regular tattooing in name of SMP. The doctors probably bought the cheapest tattooing machine (or those being hyped by some marketing companies)....Read More
Our ongoing research shows that people are losing hair at least 10-15 years earlier as compared to their grandparents. The root cause of the early hair loss is the toxins in body care products (shampoo, face wash, lipstick etc.) being used. Before 1970’s shampoos (containing toxins) did not exist....Read More
Important reasons behind BAD hair transplant (from marketing angle) 1. Rampant usage of other reputable clinic’s pictures (before after as shown in the example below. 2. Lying about the number of Hair Transplant surgeries conducted....Read More
Hair growth cycle is divided into 3 phases. Anagen, catagen and telogen.
Recent advances have added more stages/phases but for ease of understanding, I am limiting this discussion to easy to understand simple stages.... Read More
In recent months there has been a lot of enquiries on this topic. So I compiled a basic shortlist.
Please do not hesitate to add to the list of causes and possible treatments. I have kept this simple though there do exist other complex and rare conditions that may be causative factor.... Read More
This is another often overlooked aspect of hair transplants. One must spend time with the person and ask him/her what they want. This is one question I ask my patients and they are usually surprised....Read More