Introduction and Background. Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) Hair Transplant is a fut hair transplant process in which follicular units are taken out from areas where hair growth is stronger (donor) and then fixed at the area where hair is thinning (recipient). Masumi Inaba of Japan was the first to describe this process in 1988 to the world. Dr Ray Woods of Australia used it on a patient in 1989, however, he had to wait till 1998 for his first successful case of FUE. The first medical literature on this was made by William R. Rassman and Robert M. Bernstein in 2002. Procedure. The transplant isRead More →

Nowadays, men are just as conscious as women when it comes to their looks and appearance. Some cosmetic surgeons even say that they now have more male clients compared to few years back. Statistically speaking, the number of men taking cosmetic surgeries has increased as much as 325% since 1997, in the US alone. While in the UK, the number has risen by 16% ; from 2012 to 2013. So, what are exactly the most popular cosmetic procedures men are having? 1. RhinoplastyRhinoplasty is currently very popular and undoubtedly the number one cosmetic surgery procedure among men. This procedure is getting more popular since theyRead More →

When it comes to hair loss, there are limited options. Hair growth medications and treatments may be limited or not FDA-regulated. One option that many people turn to is a hair transplant. Hair transplants are a relatively low-risk surgery with the individual being placed under local anesthesia. The surgeon then, depending on the person’s specific problem with hair loss, will use grafts to get hair from another part of the head. Still, like anything, medical procedures have side effects and a hair transplant is no exception to the rule. A worrisome side-effect with the surgery is infection. However, most doctors will prescribe a treatment ofRead More →