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What causes hair loss in women?

Although hair loss is more common among men, women also suffer from hair loss for a variety of reasons, including female pattern baldness, thyroid issues or other hormonal changes. On average, most people lose approximately 100 hairs per day but it goes unnoticed as new hair is also growing. The most common type of hair […]



Thinking of a hair transplant? 6 factors to consider

Hair might seem like a simple thing, but it can play a huge role in appearance and acceptance, especially in Western culture. Whether you feel like people notice your thinning or balding hair, what really matters most is how you feel about yourself. People often feel like the only solutions for hair loss are expensive […]


How Well Does PRP Hair Restoration Work?

PRP Hair Restoration is performed by drawing a patients blood and then spinning it in a centrifuge to extract the growth factors that are then injected under the scalp to help regenerate hair growth. Follicles that are in the miniaturization phase start to produce thinner hairs that easily break. The platelets from a patients blood […]


PRP for Hair Loss at Utah Facial Plastics

PRP for hair loss process at Utah Facial Plastics with Beth Sheiner, cosmetic nurse. PRP for loss restoration has become more and more popular in recent years as treatment shows promising results for many suffering from hair loss and thinning. First, Beth starts by taking the patients blood with a small needle. She then spins […]


What Causes Hair Loss in Women?

Hair loss or thinning can be disturbing for anyone.  Women are experiencing this as well and about half of them will experience some form of hair loss by the age of 50. So what are the causes for hair loss in women? Androgenetic Alopecia (female pattern hair loss) is a diagnosis currently suspected in 70% of […]


PRP for Hair Loss with Dr. Scott Thompson

Good 4 Utah Extra with Dr. Scott Thompson, facial plastic surgeon and hair restoration specialist in Utah. Nicea DeGering: Fifty-six million Americans suffer from hair loss. Forty percent of those are women. Dr. Scott Thompson is joining us now from Utah Facial Plastics. This is a good person to ask this question to … is […]


Do Low Testosterone Treatments Cause Hair Loss?

Is there a connection between low-t treatments and hair loss? Dr. Alan Bauman presented new findings at the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine’s Conference in Las Vegas this past week on this very topic. Many aging men today are turning to hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to address low testosterone levels which research estimates one fourth of […]


NeoGraft with Utah Hair MD's Dr. Scott Thompson

Are you tired of wasting money on products for hair loss and don’t want the scar on the back of the head that often results from traditional hair transplantation surgery methods. NeoGraft Dr. Scott Thompson, board-certified facial plastic surgeon and fellowship trained hair transplant surgery specialist introduces NeoGraft, the first minimally invasive, automated hair transplant […]


PRP for Hair Loss Q & A

What is PRP Hair Therapy For? Thinning hair, breakage, and/or stunted hair growth.   How Is PRP Hair Therapy Performed? Blood is first drawn by our Nurse and spun in a centrifuge to separate the growth factors. Dr. Thompson then numbs the scalp and injects the platelet rich plasma under the scalp. Our nurse, Alfie, then micro-needles the […]


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