Hair Loss Causes NYC - (212) 644-6454 - New York, NY

New York Dermatology 30 East 60th Street (Park/Madison) 8th Floor Suite 805 New York, NY

  • Hair Loss Causes NYC Treatment Center
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  • Open 7 days a week for Appointments
  • Hairs on the sides and back of the scalp are androgen-independent and thus do not suffer from androgenic alopecia - i
  • It is these hairs which are used for hair transplants and why hair transplants last. 
  • 30 percent of men aged 24 years have some degree of  androgenic alopecia 
  • Over 50  per cent of men will develop androgenic alopecia at some point in their life. 
  • The second most common form of alopecia is alopecia areata. 
  • Alopecia Areata responds well to cortisone (steroid) injections.
  • Androgenic alopecia results from progressive shortening of the anagen cycle, the part of the hair cycle responsible for hair growth, with resultant decreased time for hair growth. 
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