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Hair Transplantation in Women

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A consultation with an experienced plastic surgeon will determine if a woman is a candidate.

Otherwise, it is recommended that women use a variety of other techniques to camouflage their hair loss. Finding an experienced hair stylist can be invaluable. They can use of different coloring techniques as well as highlights to create the illusion of “movement, volume and thickness that’s not there naturally.”

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Women’s Hair Loss and Hair Restoration. WebMD. Retrieved Oct 23, 2011 from

http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/hair-loss/women-hair-restoration

Tricks and Transplants for Women's Hair Loss. By CATHERINE SAINT LOUIS. April 29, 2009. New York Times. Retrieved Oct 23, 2011 from.
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/30/fashion/30SKIN.html?pagewanted=all

HAIRLINE LOWERING FOR A HIGH HAIRLINE OR FOREHEAD. Douglas Sidle M.D. Retrieved Oct 23, 2011 from
http://www.drsidle.com/procedurehairline.html

Michele is an R.N. freelance writer with a special interest in woman’s healthcare and quality of care issues. Other articles by Michele are at www.helium.com/users/487540/show_articles

Edited by Jody Smith

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Hi, this info helps me a lot.There are various kinds of hair transplant procedures, and also the most typical are Scalp Reduction, Flap Surgery, and Hair Transplant Graft.

January 4, 2012 - 5:16am
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