Deal­ing with hair loss

> Why hair trans­plants aren’t al­ways the best re­sponse to bald­ing

The Sun (Malaysia) - - BEAUTY -

scalp, in­di­vid­ual ex­trac­tion is the bet­ter method,” says Fin­ner. “It won’t leave a scar line, but there will be small points of scar tis­sue.”

Hair trans­plants are car­ried out both by der­ma­tol­o­gists and plas­tic sur­geons. It costs at least US$3,500 (RM12,700) or more depend­ing on how com­plex the trans­plan­ta­tion is.

“Pa­tients should be aware that a sec­ond, third or fourth op­er­a­tion

Over 90% of hair trans­plan­ta­tion pro­ce­dures are suc­cess­ful.

It’s not just men that lose their hair as they grow older. But how women and men deal with hair loss can vary hugely.

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