Shock Hair Loss After Scalp Surgery

April 16, 2019

What is Shock Hair Loss? Is it Permanent?

By Dr. Sara Wasserbauer, Surgical Hair Restoration Specialist

Hair loss after surgery often termed “shock loss”, is the loss of hair after surgery. Procedures such as follicular unit hair transplantation, hairline lowering (AKA scalp advancement), or indeed any significant scalp surgery (especially those requiring general anesthesia) can cause this temporary shedding of hair. This condition …

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Can Women Have Receding Hairlines?

March 11, 2019

What is Female Pattern Hair Loss and How is it Different from Men?

Women with receding hairlines and or thinning hair are experiencing what is known as female pattern hair loss, a fairly common occurrence. The condition varies slightly from male pattern baldness but can have a much greater impact because of less forgiving social norms regarding the appearance of women in …

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Are You a Good Candidate for Plastic Surgery?

March 1, 2019

Five Questions to Ask Yourself Before Booking a Consultation

The choice to undergo surgery needs to be considered very carefully. Your initial consultation with Dr. Deschamps-Braly will involve an in-depth examination and screening to determine if you are a good candidate for surgery. To save yourself time (and expense) we have compiled a list of 5 critical questions to ask yourself before …

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How NOT To Choose Your Facial Feminization Surgeon

November 29, 2018

16 Mistakes To Avoid When Choosing Your FFS Surgeon

Choosing the right plastic surgeon to perform your facial feminization surgery can be a confusing and overwhelming process, for trans and cisgender women alike. Like any major decision in your life, it pays to do thorough research before making your final choice, because choosing the wrong surgeon could entail significant consequences. An inexperienced …

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Lip Rejuvenation for Facial Feminization

November 7, 2018

Five Lip Procedures Recommended for FFS

The lips are one of the most prominent areas of the face and a primary point of direct focus during interpersonal communication and intimate human connection. As such, the mouth and the surrounding area provide major opportunities for individuals looking to rejuvenate and feminize their appearance.

Some of the most common procedures for feminizing the lips are …

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