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Researchers discover genes associated with human hair growth.

A study published in the journal Nature Communications in March 2016 identifies, for the very first time, a host of genes believed to be associated with many hair characteristics, including eyebrow and beard bushiness, hair color and shape, hair graying and hair loss. We asked Dr. Harris to weigh in on import of this study.
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Hair transplant recovery – what to expect.

Many men and women who are considering a hair transplant are curious about the downtime associated with the procedure. This is understandable. We all have personal and professional lives that place demands on us, and we realize that any downtime is tapping into a very valuable resource: your time. Simply put, downtime with Hair Sciences
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When will hair cloning be available?

I’ve been asked “When will hair cloning be available?” for as long as I’ve been practicing. It’s truly the holy grail of hair restoration, and it may be here as early as 2028. Hair cloning promises to change the entire industry. People have been seeking a cure for baldness and hair loss for all of
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How to Prevent Hair Loss in Men and Women

You may be experiencing hair loss, and that may be causing you alarm or even anxiety. You may be wondering if you can get your hair back, or prevent hair loss in the first place. Let’s get straight to the facts. Daily hair loss is normal Many people are alarmed to see dozens of hairs
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How to treat hair loss — what are the options?

There are many options for treating hair loss, including topical, medical and surgical modalities. Each is effective in its own way, and many modalities can be combined. Combining options may help you save the hair you have, re-grow lost hair, and even move hair from areas where it is plentiful and robust to areas where
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Is platelet rich plasma hair treatment for women the next frontier?

If you are a woman suffering from temple recession or overall female pattern baldness, a treatment for thinning hair may be very much on your mind. You may have heard about platelet rich plasma (PRP) as being an effective new therapy. But what is the reality? Can PRP hair treatment really halt or reverse hair
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Eyebrow regrowth? For real?

Your eyebrows frame your face, amplify emotion, and enhance expression. But you may have been noticing that your eyebrows are becoming thin or wispy, and that this is impacting your appearance, and not for the better. If this is the case, is there anything you can do so promote eyebrow regrowth, or is eyebrow loss
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Stem Cells for Hair Loss? Don’t Believe It. | Dr. James Harris

There is currently no scientific evidence that supports claims that stem cell therapies can halt or reverse hair loss.  If you are suffering from male pattern baldness or female pattern baldness, you may be very intrigued by claims from some hair restoration clinics that promise a new “breakthrough” technology that involves stem cells for hair
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Dandruff and hair loss – is there a connection?

If you are a guy whose hair is thinning and you also have dandruff, you may be wondering if the dandruff is actually causing the hair loss, or if there is a connection. The answer is no — dandruff and hair loss are not related. Male pattern baldness, which manifests in the typical receding hairline
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Hair cloning: a cure for baldness on the horizon

Hair cloning is expected to become a reality as early as 2028. Along with a handful of the world’s top doctors and scientists in the field of hair restoration, I am currently a clinical partner and consulting medical advisor at HairClone™, a UK-based biotechnology research firm that is heading up the effort towards hair “cloning”
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