Will only method of harvesting effect the overall hairtransplant result?

posted Aug 15, 2019, 11:19 AM by Michael Meshkin   [ updated Aug 15, 2019, 11:30 AM ]

Will only method of harvesting effect the overall hairtransplant result?

In the recent years there has been discussions about overall results of hair transplants correlation to the harvesting techniques among experienced hair transplant surgeons. There is a faction that only prefers FUE or follicular unit excision and then there is another group that push for FUT or the strip techniques for harvesting making clients believe that harvesting will effect overall hair transplant result. Although bad harvesting from the donor area may effect the result, the overall result depends on the planning and distribution of the grafts in the recipient area.

These two harvesting techniques have been overly studied and experimented to find out the pros and cons for each. Over the past decade each technique has gone through a evolution of perfection and now doctors are more certain as to which is better for a client on individual basis. Those clients who are leaning towards FUE hair transplant there are advantages and disadvantages that needs to be discussed before the procedure is recommended. If the patient is a good candidate for FUT or the strip method, there are new techniques developed that could minimize the scarring and almost invisible to find after healing.

In recent years a more advanced procedure for closure of the wound was developed by hair transplant surgeons for harvesting the grafts. This method is called the Trichophytic closure, a superior and exclusive method in camouflaging scaring or removing the previous scars that were there from other hair restoration procedures. This methods is a very meticulous donor removing and closure technique. The lower edge of the incision is removed in such a manner that the hair grows through the incision making it very hard to see after it heals, even with a short hair cut. As a result, in most cases the trichophytic method allows hair transplant patients to wear short hairstyles without the fear of exposing a surgical scar.

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With the modern hair transplant techniques, once the hair is harvested from the donor area, it is cut under the microscope into refined hair follicular units. The hair restoration specialist should then make incisions into the recipient areas using customized needles that would allow for lateral incisions and smaller units to be implanted following the direction and orientation of patients's own hair. The hair restoration specialist should take time and follow facial contours and make the incisions close enough for dense packing. Many of the units have double or triple follicular units naturally and should be placed in the recipient areas accordingly. The one and two hair units should be placed close to frontal hairline for natural look and the triple hair units in the mid-scalp to crown for density. The hair restoration specialist should pay close attention to size and number of grafts and plan out the distribution in advance. These factors will allow for the most natural and best hair transplantation results.

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. He performs FUE and FUT hair transplant in Los Angles and in Irvine and Newport Beach offices. To find out more about your hair loss, visit one of Dr. Meshkin's FUE hair transplant and FUT hair restoration clinics in Los Angeles and Irvine locations. Dr. Meshkin will use the latest techniques to make his evaluation and see if you can benefit from hair restoration procedure. If you are a good candidate, Dr. Meshkin gives the best hair restoration recommendations customized to your needs and concerns.

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Is hair transplant painful?

posted Aug 12, 2019, 9:58 AM by Michael Meshkin   [ updated Aug 12, 2019, 9:59 AM ]

Is hair transplant painful?

Experiencing hair loss can be very stressful. As hair transplant procedures become very popular around the world, many patients wonder if this procedure is painful and difficult. Many of the people who are seeking hair transplant for their thinning hair are reluctant because they feel it may be too uncomfortable or may have prolonged recovery period. It is the responsibility of the hair transplant surgeon and the staff to make the whole experience as comfortable as possible with the easy recovery.

Medical science is constantly evolving and improving the hair transplant procedures. With the latest techniques in hair restoration the procedures are very easy and the recovery period may be close to a week to 10 days. However this may vary for each client and also from one clinic to another. The whole process may depend on the hair restoration surgeons' technique, the expertise of the surgeon and his staff during the procedure, the surgical facility and the after care and post op care recommended. So it becomes a necessity to find a hair transplant clinic that specializes in hair restoration only and also has a qualified and experienced hair transplant surgeon.

The first step is to find a hair restoration surgeon with experience and find out about the surgical facility and every thing that is involved during and after the procedure. Some clinics which are not specialized in hair restoration and do it on the side, may not be equipped for patient care that is necessary throughout the procedure. It is important to make sure the hair transplant clinic specializes in hair restoration only and has a doctor on site for the whole procedure.

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At Meshkin Medical hair restoration clinic, Dr. Meshkin explains the whole procedure on the first consultation evaluation. The hair restoration process is explained from pre op, to the day of the procedure, post op care and all the necessary follow ups. With the utmost care, Dr. Meshkin provides a combination of sedatives and local injections which makes the whole procedure very easy and comfortable. Most patients sleep through most of the procedure. Once the surgery is done the patient is provided with all the necessary post op care medications and products. Dr. Meshkin always follows up with his clients a few hours after the surgery to review the post op care and also answer any questions that they may have. The next day, Dr. Meshkin will see the patient again to remove the bandage and review the post op care and shampooing. The shampooing usually starts right away which helps with the scabs and the healing process. The scabs usually fall off after a week, but if there is any left, it is removed on the follow up visit after one week. Meanwhile the staff and Dr. Meshkin are available and keep in touch with the patient during the recovery period to make sure all the questions and concerns are taken care of. This ensures the whole process from before the procedure, also during and after goes smoothly with utmost degree of care and comfort.

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. He performs FUE hair transplant and FUT hair restoration in Irvine and Newport Beach offices. To find out more about your hair loss, visit one of Dr. Meshkin's FUE hair transplant and FUT hair restoration clinics in Los Angeles and Irvine locations. Dr. Meshkin will use the latest techniques to make his evaluation and see if you can benefit from hair restoration procedure. If you are a good candidate, Dr. Meshkin gives the best hair restoration recommendations customized to your needs and concerns with the most competitive price.

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Who Can Benefit From Hair Restoration Surgery

posted Jul 23, 2019, 9:22 AM by Michael Meshkin   [ updated Jul 23, 2019, 9:28 AM ]

Who Can Benefit From Hair Restoration Surgery

Since the popularity of hair transplantation in the recent years, many are asking if they can benefit from this procedure. It is critical to know that not every one is a good candidate and in may cases medical hair treatment is a viable option. At the time of initial consultation hair transplant specialist will make their assessment and give advise as to how to proceed to help the hair loss. Depending on the cause of hair loss, hair characteristic, the degree of hair loss, donor availability, age of the patient, their family history and expectations, the hair restoration specialist will offer recommendations for treatment either surgical, medical or a combination of both. In many cases there is high rate of success with hair transplantation for women and men's hair loss and the patients are satisfied with the results. Since hair loss is progressive, in some cases a combination of surgical and medical hair treatment is recommended. These options should be discussed between hair restoration specialist and the patient at the initial consultation appointment.

Anyone who has experienced permanent hair loss may wonder if hair restoration surgery is beneficial to treat their hair loss. The following is a list of clients who may benefit from hair transplant surgery:

  • Men with male pattern baldness
  • Women with female pattern hair loss
  • Men or Women who want to restore or change the shape of their hairline
  • People with areas of scarring from injuries or scarring skin disease, and also patients who experienced some hair loss after surgery, such as face lift procedures.
  • People who want to thicken or restore eyebrows, eyelashes, and beards.
  • Those seeking reconstruction and correction of old hair transplant methods and pluggy look.

Consultation with a hair transplant specialist is very helpful in finding out not only the cause of hair loss, but if hair transplant is even an option. Before proceeding with hair restoration procedure, you must be certain that you are fully informed and understand the physicians' recommendations. If hair restoration surgery is beneficial, it is also important that all the relevant questions have been addressed in regards to the procedure, likely outcome and a realistic expectation of the results discussed.

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If you have any questions about your hair loss or to find out more about hair restoration treatment options, visit one of Dr. Meshkin's hair transplant and hair restoration clinics in Los Angeles or in Irvine locations. 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. He has been chosen as Top influencer in REALSELF100 2015 and 2016 and Realself 500 2017 for sharing his knowledge and experience in the field of hair restoration surgery. Dr. Meshkin will answer all your questions and gives the best hair restoration recommendations customized to your needs and concerns.

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Cosmetic Surgery Abroad Nearly Kills A Patient

posted Jun 20, 2019, 11:39 AM by Michael Meshkin   [ updated Jun 20, 2019, 11:46 AM ]

Cosmetic Surgery Abroad Nearly Kills A Patient

There has been news lately of people who travel abroad and opt out for a discounted cosmetic procedure in Turkey. This decision can be costly in other ways as it could lead to infections and hospital costs after the procedure. Fox news reported about a botched procedure that nearly killed a patient and was completely traumatizing. The patient contracted a deadly infection and spent a month in the hospital. During the decision making process, the patient admitted the price was the main factor in the making the choice for the clinic. While cost may be a factor in her decision, the patient learned the hard way that you have to make sure you get a quality care for any money spent. Unfortunately in many of these unregulated countries, the patient care and quality care is not a factor and these unfortunate incidents happen regularly.

For any kind of selective cosmetic procedure including hair transplant procedure, the most important factor should be the quality of care and hair transplant doctors' experience. Now more than ever surgical hair restoration procedure are affordable in the United States. With a little bit of research, one can find best quality hair transplant from a well recognized and experienced hair restoration specialist with most competitive price.

At Meshkin Medical hair restoration clinic You will get the best quality care at a very affordable cost. At the initial consultation, Dr. Meshkin will do his evaluation to determine the amount of quality hair that can be safely harvested and give different options for harvesting the grafts. The donor availability and the degree of hair loss help establish the surgery session size and the actual price range. During the process of hair restoration surgery and the after care, the best quality care is provided both by Dr. Meshkin and his experienced staff. The surgery is done in a safe, sterilized and quality controlled environment. The after care is provided to the patients and it is followed up by the doctor and his staff to make sure the quality care continues as the patient leaves the office. The patient is then encouraged to return and follow up with Dr. Meshkin as a standard of care for after the hair transplant procedure.

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At Overseas clinics many complications can occur because of lack of standard care and quality controlled surgery room and environment. Many of these clinics do not have the doctor or surgeon doing the actual procedure. If complications occur during or after the hair transplant procedure, it is the surgeons responsibility to provide the care. However, at these clinics you do not get the doctor care during the procedure and many do not provide follow up treatments or may not provide to the same standards that patients get in the United States. It is very important to research the clinics and surgeons with caution before committing to do the procedure. If the cost is the only factor in your decision, whatever you pay for a bad and risky hair transplant is way too much.

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. He performs FUE hair transplant and FUT hair restoration in Irvine and Newport Beach offices. To find out more about your hair loss, visit one of Dr. Meshkin's FUE hair transplant and FUT hair restoration clinics in Los Angeles and Irvine locations. Dr. Meshkin will use the latest techniques to make his evaluation and see if you can benefit from hair restoration procedure. If you are a good candidate, Dr. Meshkin gives the best hair restoration recommendations customized to your needs and concerns with the most competitive price.

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Hair Transplant Cost Los Angeles

posted May 13, 2019, 9:20 AM by Michael Meshkin   [ updated May 13, 2019, 9:26 AM ]

Hair Transplant Cost Los Angeles

In order to find out the exact cost for your hair transplant surgery, the first step is to do a hair restoration consultation with a qualified hair restoration specialist. It is always a good idea to do research and find a few doctors that specialize in the hair restoration only and go in for a consultation. Once you see a few qualified doctors, you can get a feel of the hair loss options that are available to you and also determine which options best fits your needs and concerns.

The type of harvesting, the donor availability and the degree of hair loss help establish the surgery session size and the actual price range. The hair loss specialist should determine the degree of your hair loss and also examine your donor hair to find the amount of quality donor hair that can be safely harvested. There are two different harvesting method from the donor zone of the scalp area. There is the strip method or the FUT and the punch method or the FUE. The type of harvesting method should be customized to your needs and concerns and all the pros and cons for each method should be discussed during the consultation. Most hair restoration practices charge an average price per graft for the harvested donor hair per session. That average price per graft is impacted by the type of procedure you choose to have, whether it is FUT (Follicular Unit Transplant) Strip, or FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction). All these factors are combined to determine the actual cost of surgical hair restoration. Since hair loss is progressive you may need additional procedures in the future. The cost for the second procedure is independent from the prior surgery and is based on the number of grafts and the technique you choose to do.

While hair restoration cost may be a driving factor in your decision, you have to make sure you are getting quality hair transplant for your money spent. At the hair restoration clinic of your choice you have to make sure you get the best quality hair transplant from a well recognized and experienced hair transplant specialist with the most competitive price. If the cost is the only factor in your decision, whatever you pay for a bad hair transplant is way too much.

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. He performs FUE hair transplant and FUT hair restoration in Irvine and Newport Beach offices. To find out more about your hair loss, visit one of Dr. Meshkin's FUE hair transplant and FUT hair restoration clinics in Los Angeles and Irvine locations. Dr. Meshkin will use the latest techniques to make his evaluation and see if you can benefit from hair restoration procedure. If you are a good candidate, Dr. Meshkin gives the best hair restoration recommendations customized to your needs and concerns with the most competitive price.

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Confessions of a hair transplant patient

posted Apr 10, 2019, 9:50 AM by Peyman Kalhor   [ updated Apr 10, 2019, 10:00 AM by Michael Meshkin ]

Confessions of a hair transplant patient

The best hair transplant centers are the ones that are honest and can provide you with information that can help you decide the best treatment options customized to your needs and concerns. It is always a great idea to do research and be educated before deciding how to move forward. It is also essential to hear about other or previous patients who had the procedure done to get an idea about their overall experience both with the hair transplant doctor and also with the entire staff.
Following is a detailed patient’s experience about his hair loss, his research, the process of picking a doctor and the treatment option and his expectations:

I recently had a hair transplant performed by Dr. Meshkin and his staff in their Los Angeles hair transplant center. I have been experiencing hair loss now for about 10 years. I have been very proactive in my hair loss by further preventing loss by taking meds like propecia, minoxidil, permixon, hair lazer, and various shampoos and conditioners. Although all these products are still great and I continue to still use them, I wanted to fill in the hair that I had already lost and to lower my hairline to begin with. So I did research online, asked a few of my friends that had it done and decided to set up a consultation with Dr. Meshkin for hair restoration.

From the start, I was impressed by how Dr. Meshkin stuck to the facts and did not try to sell me anything. I have had countless hair transplant consultations in Los Angeles and Orange County areas with laser hair therapists, hair product promotions, and hair transplant surgeons. During all those experiences with other hair transplant doctors, everyone tried to sell me something and buy into their product by promising me that my hair would come back and that I wouldn't lose anymore. In my experience, if something ever sounds way too good to be true it is. No one can promise you that you will not lose any more hair. Dr. Meshkin does not do this. He is well educated in hair loss and knows what he's talking about. He was confident that the hair that he would take for my donor area would remain in place. He could not promise that I would not lose any more hair that was already previously there. He explained to me the differences of using FUE and strip method. After discussing my options with him, I had decided to go with the strip method. Dr. Meshkin was upfront in his price and never tried to pressure me into buying anything. He left me with the choice of doing so.

There are also plenty of before and after pictures to look at, some of these people are celebrities who had hair transplant done using Dr Meshkin's innovative methods. You can't even tell they had hair transplant done because it looked so natural. I had heard of some celebrities that had it done before like Wayne Rooney, Tom Arnold, Bruce Jenner, Mel Gibson, Matthew McConaughey, Billy Bob Thornton, and the list goes on. I found out during the consultation that Dr. Meshkin has done so many celebrity hair transplant procedures through out his 25 years of dedicating his practice exclusively to hair restoration. Although he remains tight lipped about their identities, but a few have allowed him to show pictures. It must of been a life changing experience for them because from the pictures, they look so much better and years younger.

So now deciding to get my hair transplant I went to his office in Newport (he has consultation offices in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Beverly Hills and Encino). It's a beautiful office with a beautiful staff. All of the RNs made sure that I could become most comfortable. You obviously need to take pain medication during the procedure, they do not however knock you the out. During the procedure I slept the entire time, remember that they did not knock me out. So if I can manage to sleep during the whole procedure I think that says enough and that it's pretty painless. Post and pre procedure instructions were very clear and I knew what I had to do. The entire staff made sure that I was OK before I left the office. I went home and remained comfortable.

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Not only Dr Meshkin is a great surgeon, his entire staff were very helpful and caring. I had some questions the night before the surgery because I forgot to get my prescription filled for after hair transplant and I reached out to his patient coordinator about 10pm. She got back to me in that hour, and told me not to worry about anything and they could have the meds delivered to the office. Also staff during my hair transplant procedure were very nice and knowledgable. They answered all my questions and made me feel at ease. Dr Meshkin and his staff took real good care of me after the surgery and reviewed all the things that needed to be done for the next few days. Dr Meshkin himself even called the night of surgery to make sure every thing was ok and answer any questions that I had. there shows how much Dr Meshkin and his staff care about their patients.

I can honestly tell you that Dr. Meshkin never promised anything that he could not deliver. Any type of surgery is not going to be totally easy breezy. I can tell you that I'm happy I did this, that I would do it again and that I recommend you to do it as well.

Dr. Mike Meshkin, a hair transplant specialist based in Los Angeles and Orange County offers many advises to his clients about the hairtransplant procedures. He has been doing hairrestoration procedures exclusively in Los Angeles and Orange County for the past twenty five years. With his many years of experience and artistic ability, he is able to give the best result with the most natural look.

To find out more about your hairloss, visit one of Dr. Meshkin's hair transplant and hairrestoration clinics in Los Angeles or in Irvine locations. Dr. Meshkin will use the latest techniques to find out the cause of your hair loss and give the best hair restoration estimates as for the number of grafts, and the total number of #hair needed that is customized to your needs and concerns.

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Non Surgical Treatment Options For Hair Loss In Women

posted Dec 3, 2018, 9:52 AM by Michael Meshkin   [ updated Dec 3, 2018, 10:08 AM ]

Non Surgical Treatment Options For Hair Loss In Women

Hair loss in women can have a profound effect on their lives, especially younger ages as it impacts their self esteem, self image and one's relationships, career and life. It can significantly alter women's self perception and make them hyper aware of other people's perception of them. While hair restoration surgery may be an option for hair loss in women, there may be other treatment options available that may be beneficial depending on the cause and degree of their hair loss.

Hair loss in women are typically different from those in men. hair loss in women tends to be more diffuse over considerable area of the scalp, or diffuse thinning in a christmas tree pattern over the central scalp. Hair transplantation is a successful solution to repair female pattern hair loss caused by genetic hereditary androgenic alopecia. However, not all women are good candidates for hair transplantation, if the cause for thinning is other than genetic and there is not enough donor hair available to carry out acceptable hair transplantation.


Women who are not good candidates for hair transplant may consider a series of oral and topical medications that have been used to treat hair loss in women such as the following:

  • Minoxidil
  • Spironolactone
  • Cyproterone Acetate
  • Cimetidine
  • Retinoic Acid
  • Flutamide
  • Ketoconazole
  • Finastride


Other treatment options may include PRP and ACELL injections which contain growth factors to help improve or facilitate hair growth. Also in some cases using low level laser can help with hair loss.

Hair loss treatment in women is more complicated that in men because there are many conditions that may contribute to the cause for hair loss. In order to recommend the best treatment option, There needs to be a comprehensive evaluation done by a qualified hair restoration practitioner. The hair restoration specialist may need to do extensive lab work consisting blood count, thyroid function, urinalysis, and routine chemical studies. Additional studies to check the hormone levels and serum Iron may also be necessary. Before committing to a treatment plan, a women should be satisfied that all the relevant tests are done and the cause for the hair loss is established.

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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.

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Foods That Help Prevent Hair Loss

posted Nov 26, 2018, 9:30 AM by Michael Meshkin   [ updated Nov 26, 2018, 9:44 AM ]

Foods That Help Prevent Hair Loss

There are many factors that contribute to hair loss one of which is nutritional deficiency. Crash diets and caloric deprivation of less than 1000 calories per day or sudden weight loss of more than 20 pounds have been reported to be associated wit hair loss. The evidence of hair shedding can be noticed one month after the diet begins. Nutritional factors that are necessary for hair growth are protein, fatty acids, Zinc, iron, Biotin, Magnesium, Vitamins A, C, E, and B complex. Like any other body organ, the hair needs certain foods to grow and stay healthy. Therefore, it is important to know which foods are good for your hair and tailoring the diet to achieve nutrition that keeps hair healthy.

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There are some foods that are beneficial for the hair because they have the quality and quantity of the various nutrients necessary for healthier hair. The following is a list of beneficial food product:

  1. Spinach- Full of Minerals
  2. Sunflower seeds- Has Vitamin B5
  3. Salmon - has Vitamins D and Omega 3
  4. Beets- Nitrates
  5. Oatmeal- Fiber
  6. Chicken- Archidonic Acid
  7. Red Bell Pepper- Rich in Vitamin C
  8. Eggs- Vitamin B
  9. Lentils- Rich in Iron, Zinc, and Biotins
  10. Oyster- Rich in Zinc
  11. Lean Beef- Rich in Iron
  12. Barley- Has Vitamin E
  13. Nuts and Seeds- Has Oils and Saw Palmetto
  14. Bok Choy- Iron
  15. Greek Yogurt- Rich in Minerals
  16. Halibut- Rich in Magnesium

Your Daily food intake should contain adequate Vitamins including Vitamin A, Biotin, Folic Acid, Vitamin C, E, and Zinc. Should you decide to engage in a weight loss program, before starting your diet it is best to consult with a nutritionist. If you start to lose while on a diet, your hair loss may be caused by Nutritional deficiency. You need to contact a hair restoration specialist to find out the cause for your hair loss. If it is related to your diet, you should be cautious to make sure that your diet does not cause or contribute to your hair loss. A hair loss specialist and nutritionist should be able to guide you for your food intake that contains the necessary nutrients to avoid hair loss.

Before proceeding with a hair transplant procedure, one must be certain that they are fully informed and understand the physician's recommendations and that likewise the physician understands the wishes and concerns of the patient. The best results of hair restoration require complete physician/patient agreement. The specialist should have the patience to explain his recommendations of proper hairline based on future hair loss, patient's age, shape of the face, donor availability, and the texture and color of the hair to reach a satisfactory compromise. It may be necessary to consider future procedures to accommodate for progressive hair loss.

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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. If you are suffering from hair loss, you can come in for an evaluation to find out the cause for your hair loss and get the proper nutritional treatment options. To find out more 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 Nutrition advise that is customized to your needs and concerns.

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Redesigning and lowering hair line using hair transplant surgery

posted Oct 18, 2018, 10:42 AM by Michael Meshkin   [ updated Oct 18, 2018, 10:46 AM ]

Redesigning and lowering hair line using hair transplant surgery

Some Consider hair to be the most aesthetic part of the face. As such, receding or unusual hair line can dominate one's appearance, drawing attention from other features of the face. The hair line is where the scalp hair borders the forehead and frames the face, thereby bringing out the beauty and richness of one's beauty. When hairline is unusual or it is receding, one's facial features also recede into the background. In recent years hair restoration has become popular to restore the hair line to its original condition before hair loss or to reshape to desired shape for framing of the face.

A primary reason for seeking hair transplant surgery is to restore the appearance to the condition before hair loss had began. One of the more critical decisions for hair restoration is determining where to new hair line should be placed and the shape of hair line that best blends in with other facial features. These should be carefully discussed with the hair restoration surgery specialist. The specialist should recreate the hairline so it is natural and it is age appropriate. The physician should take into account age, facial contours, ethnicity, gender, and hair characteristics. The patient's desires and expectations should also be discussed.

Once these are considered hair transplant specialist should discuss the type of donor hair selected, size of the grafts, the number of grafts and graft distribution and the overall transplant technique to ensure a natural appearance. Widows peak, correct flaring, forelock creation, random pattern, natural orientation, using combination incision both agital and coronal are all important factors for establishing aesthetically pleasing hair line.

Before proceeding with a hair transplant procedure, one must be certain that they are fully informed and understand the physician's recommendations and that likewise the physician understands the wishes and concerns of the patient. The best results of hair restoration require complete physician/patient agreement. The specialist should have the patience to explain his recommendations of proper hairline based on future hair loss, patient's age, shape of the face, donor availability, and the texture and color of the hair to reach a satisfactory compromise. It may be necessary to consider future procedures to accommodate for progressive hair loss.

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Meshkin Medical has successfully assisted patients with Irvine hair transplant. See how Meshkin Medical Irvine can help you.

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If you have any questions about your hair loss or to find out more about hair restoration treatment options, visit one of Dr. Meshkin's hair transplant and hair restoration clinics in Los Angeles or in Irvine locations. 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. He has been chosen as Top influencer in REALSELF100 2015 and 2016 and Realself 500 2016 for sharing his knowledge and experience in the field of hair restoration surgery. Dr. Meshkin will answer all your questions and gives the best hair restoration recommendations customized to your needs and concerns.

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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.

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The most common asked questions about hair transplant procedure

posted Oct 8, 2018, 10:00 AM by Michael Meshkin   [ updated Oct 8, 2018, 4:08 PM by Peyman Kalhor ]

The most common asked questions about hair transplant procedure

If you have decided on hair transplant procedure but still have have some questions or concerns, your hair restoration surgeon should be able to answer your questions during the consultation. The following is a list of the most commonly asked questions in regards to hair transplant procedures.

Q: Do hair transplants really work?

A: Yes. The hair for transplantation is removed from one part of the scalp (donor site) to the hairless part of the scalp (recipient site). Because the transferred tissue is not foreign, it is accepted. Transplanted hair retains its own texture, color, growth rate, and curl after transplantation and regrowth. It takes about 4 months to see some growth of new hair that will continue to grow 1 to 2 years after the procedure and last a lifetime or as long as the hair remains in the donor site.

Q: How has the procedure been accepted by patients?

A: With the latest advancements and improvements in hair restoration surgery, such as Microscopic Follicular Unit technique, patients who have pursued hair transplantation have been generally satisfied and accepting the procedure very well.

Q: Are hair transplants painful?

A: Generally, many people express little to no pain felt during the procedure. Some mild discomfort is typical as the anesthetic is injected, but once the area is numb there is virtually no pain. Should the numbing medicine wear off during the procedure, more anesthesia is injected to make the patient comfortable. Surgical hair restoration actually results in less operative discomfort than many other surgical procedures. The first night following the procedure, medication is prescribed to relieve any discomfort if necessary.

Q: What will it look like after the procedure?

A: There will be some small scabs 7-10 days following the procedure, which can be covered up by surrounding hair or the patient can wear a cap. If they cannot be hidden, they are usually small and do not attract that much attention. The scabs usually come off in about a week.

Q: Can I dye, color or perm my hair following the procedure?

A: Once the transplanted hair grows; since it is your own natural hair, you can color, dye, or perm. Furthermore, since your transplanted hair will grow at the same rate as the rest of your hair, you can cut and style it on regular basis.

Q: How long do I have to wait in between hair transplant sessions?

A: The scalp is usually recuperated to allow a second procedure by six months to a year following the previous surgery. The hair from the first procedure usually takes up to a year to grow in and reach full maturity. Therefore, if one is deliberating the need for an additional procedure, waiting until the year after the first procedure is generally recommended.

Q: Should I cut or color my hair before the hair transplant procedure?

A: Hair length entering a procedure should be sufficiently long in the donor area to allow hair from above the donor incision to drape down and cover the sutured area upon completion of the transplant. Hair should be cut for desired hair length of the client before coming for surgery but we recommend that you keep the length at least ½ inch long. Also if you need to color your hair, you should do it before since it is not recommended to get a hair cut or color for two to three weeks after the surgery.

Q: When can I go back to work after surgery?

A: One can typically return to light office work the next day. If your job requires strenuous activities or presence of scabs is problematic for you, then you should wait 5-7 days. Your physician should discuss this with you during your consultation.

Q: Are there limitations to exercising and when can I return to my exercise routine?

A: The first week following the procedure, the patient needs to limit his exercise activity to a very light routine, such as walking. You can return to your regular exercise program after a week.

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Meshkin Medical has successfully assisted patients with Irvine hair transplant. See how Meshkin Medical Irvine can help you.

Meshkin Medical Hair Transpant Irvine (949) 219-0027 Ready to Look and Feel Younger

If you have any questions about your hair loss or to find out more about hair restoration treatment options, visit one of Dr. Meshkin's hair transplant and hair restoration clinics in Los Angeles or in Irvine locations. 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. He has been chosen as Top influencer in REALSELF100 2015 and 2016 and Realself 500 2016 for sharing his knowledge and experience in the field of hair restoration surgery. Dr. Meshkin will answer all your questions and gives the best hair restoration recommendations customized to your needs and concerns.

http://www.meshkinmedical.com/contact-us

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.

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