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Hair transplantation. Does it really work?

Hair transplantation. Does it really work?

Hair transplantation. Where are we at? Dr. Chiara Insalaco answers all your questions. We asked Dr. Insalaco whether hair transplantation really works and what she thinks about low-cost hair transplantation procedures in Istanbul and hair loss drugs. How effective is hair transplantation? To date hair transplantation represents the only permanent solution to restore hair in case of androgenic alopecia. Hair…

Latest research news on PRP

Latest research news on PRP

What is PRP? Platelet-Rich Plasma, better known as PRP, is described as a concentrate source of autologous conditioned platelets in a small blood volume. Platelets are small disc-shaped fragments (2-4 μm) that originate from the bone marrow and have an average life of 8-12 days. Their main functions are haemostasis and tissue regeneration, thanks to the production of growth factors…

Donor site evaluation in hair transplantation procedures

Donor site evaluation in hair transplantation procedures

There are two techniques to harvest Follicular Units (FU) from the donor area: One technique known as Strip, followed by the dissection of the single follicular units under stereo microscope; Follicular Unit Extraction, better known as FUE, in which follicular units are harvested directly from the donor area using small (<1mm) punches. Unlike Strip, FUE doesn’t leave any linear scar…