Do you know the difference between FUE and FUT hair transplantation?

There are two types of surgical hair transplants: Follicular Unit Excision (FUE) and Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT) or ‘Strip Method’ Follicular Unit Excision (FUE) Hair follicles are individually extracted from the back of the scalp. This area is referred to as the donor area. The donor area is considered permanent hair and is not normally affected by hair [...]

By |September 30th, 2020|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

August is National Hair Loss Awareness Month

As part of National Hair Loss Awareness Month, Dr. David Melamed at West LA Hair is sharing information about the common causes of hair loss to educate and provide available treatment options to help men and women suffering from hair loss. Hair loss is a common condition that affects both men and women.  Approximately 35 [...]

By |August 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hair Loss Myths Debunked

Over Dr. Melamed’s career, he’s heard and debunked all manner of myths and rumors about hair loss - most of which are based on very little evidence, if any. We’ve compiled the most common myths we have been told by patients. Allow us to put your mind at rest and set these assumptions aside.   [...]

By |June 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Treatment Feature: Laser Cap

The highly effective LaserCap is a very popular product. It’s easy to use and produces thicker, fuller and healthier hair in just 90 days! Learn more about the world’s best laser hair rejuvenation system for home use.   What is a laser cap? The LaserCap is a simple looking cap with incredible powers. 224 hair [...]

By |June 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How To Choose A Hair Transplant Doctor

  Selecting the right hair transplant doctor is incredibly important – you are entrusting someone with a very delicate and visible part of your body. There are several things to consider when choosing your potential surgeon: Their reputation – choose a doctor with a good reputation. Ask around and get recommendations, look up reviews online [...]

By |June 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Which Hair Restoration Treatment Suits You?

Depending on your hair restorations goals – there are several different options available to you. At West LA Hair Restoration, we only offer the best in hair restoration innovation. In order to select the perfect for treatment for you, we always recommend that you schedule a consultation with Dr. Melamed – internationally renowned and trusted [...]

By |June 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Do Over The Counter Hair Restoration Treatments Really Work?

Firstly, it’s worth noting that many drugstore products are actually the cause of hair loss. Be aware of what you’re putting on your scalp – avoid chemicals such as propylene glycol, sodium lauryl sulphate and sodium laureth sulphate.   Let’s examine some common over-the-counter and drugstore products for their hair restoration benefits.   Thickening shampoos [...]

By |June 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Truth Behind Female Pattern Hair Loss

Female pattern baldness is less common than male baldness and presents differently. While male pattern baldness often begins as a receding hairline or spots of hair loss, female pattern baldness is usually characterized as an overall thinning and loss of thickness. The scalp may become more visible, or hair partings more obvious. There are several [...]

By |April 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 5 Hair Restoration Treatments

With so many options when it comes to hair loss prevention, hair restoration and surgical hair transplantation, it can be a minefield of information. As a renowned specialist in hair restoration, Dr. Melamed is a professional when it comes to offering the best possibly treatments on the market. At West LA Hair Restoration, we offer [...]

By |April 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ARTAS iX Robotic FUE Hair Restoration: The Future Is Here

At West LA Hair Restoration, we pride ourselves in offering the latest treatments in hair loss. ARTAS iX has revolutionized the hair transplant industry. For years, the ‘strip method’ of transplantation has been one of the only fully comprehensive options – until now. This physician-assisted technology is FDA approved and highly sought-after.   Hair loss [...]

By |April 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments