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Traction Alopecia: Fix Those Edges!

  • Meena Singh, MD
  • March 3, 2016
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As a dermatologist with a special interest in hair conditions, it consumes me how many women I see with permanent hair loss from our own styling practices! One common form of hair loss is called traction alopecia. Traction alopecia can be a permanent, sometimes scarring form of hair loss that typically occurs around the hairline…

PRP for Hair Loss

  • Meena Singh, MD
  • December 15, 2015
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Most think of platelets as the component of blood that coagulates wounds. However, the function of platelets is far more than just forming clots. When activated, they secrete cytokines and growth factors, acting as an integral part of wound healing. Because of platelet’s important function, concentrated preparations of plasma have been used in various fields…

Treatments for Hair Loss at KMC Hair Center

  • Meena Singh, MD
  • June 30, 2015
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Yesterday I discussed the types of hair loss. Today I will explain how we treat them both surgically and non-surgically at KMC Hair Center. Non-Surgical Treatments for Hair Loss Many people are not candidates for hair transplantation. In addition, even those that are surgical candidates, may need to address the issue of ongoing hair loss. Non-surgical…

Types of Hair Loss We Treat at KMC Hair Center

  • Meena Singh, MD
  • June 29, 2015
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Many individuals will experience alopecia or hair loss over their lifetimes. There are many types of hair loss, as well as both surgical and non-surgical treatments to help. The first and most important aspect to mitigating ongoing hair loss, and restoring and re-thickening hairs entails properly recognizing the type of hair loss. Types of Hair…

Dr. Singh featured in Huffington Post

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  • April 15, 2015
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Dr. Singh was interviewed on the Huffington Post Monday regarding placenta for hair treatment. Here is the full text from the article: After spending one night falling down a serious rabbit hole of YouTube product reviews, we stumbled upon some pretty persuasive videos about placenta for hair. Massaging our scalps and strands with a placenta hair treatment doesn’t…

Advances in the Cure for Balding: Platelet Rich Plasma

  • Meena Singh, MD
  • February 17, 2015
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Most think of platelets as the component of blood that coagulates wounds. However, the function of platelets is for more than just forming clots. When activated, they secrete cytokines (proteins) and growth factors, acting as an integral part of wound healing. Because of the platelet’s important function, concentrated preparations of plasma have been used in various…

Three Common Misconceptions About Hair Loss

  • Meena Singh, MD
  • January 23, 2015
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Hair loss is a very troubling condition for many who experience it.  For others, it can be seen as a normal sign of aging.  However, because the majority of both men and women will experience some form of hair loss by the age of 60, we all have our ideas and misconceptions about what causes it and…

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Why won’t my hair grow?

  • Meena Singh, MD
  • January 22, 2015
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I have countless patients, friends and family members who complain about how their hair refuses to grow. Then, the comparisons start. “Why do (insert ethnic group) type of people always have such long hair?” This is a troubling issue for many. Fortunately, many studies have looked into this very issue and can give us insights…

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