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The One Secret Women Only Talk to Their Hairstylist About … Thinning Hair

The One Secret Women Only Talk to Their Hairstylist About … Thinning Hair

October 30 2020

When we think about hair loss, we usually think of it as a problem for men. But the truth is that many women also suffer from hair loss, and when it happens it can very upsetting. In fact, many women try...

Fact Checking the Top Myths About Hair Loss

Fact Checking the Top Myths About Hair Loss

October 14 2020

If you’re experiencing hair loss, you’re not alone. Millions of men and women deal with hair loss every day. When you’re looking for answers on how it happens or how you can treat it, unfortunately,...

Understanding the Hair Growth Cycle

Understanding the Hair Growth Cycle

September 14 2020

If you’re starting to notice thinning hair, or if you’ve had an issue with thinning hair for a long time but have been reluctant to try a hair replacement treatment, now is the perfect time to take...

Heal and Regrow Hair with PRP Hair Treatment Therapy

Heal and Regrow Hair with PRP Hair Treatment Therapy

August 28 2020

If you’re experiencing hair loss, you should know that there are different treatments for different stages and types of hair loss. That’s why the first step in your treatment at Hair Restoration Institute...

Hair Loss During COVID-19 – And How We Can Help

Hair Loss During COVID-19 – And How We Can Help

August 15 2020

These are difficult times, and a lot of us are experiencing disrupted schedules and life patterns caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. But can it also cause hair loss? Surprisingly, there are some aspects...

Post-Restoration Hair Care and Maintenance

Post-Restoration Hair Care and Maintenance

July 28 2020

After your successful hair restoration treatment at the Hair Restoration Institute, you’ll love the freedom to do all your favorite activities like swimming, sports, and just driving down a country road...

Coloring Your New Hair

Coloring Your New Hair

July 15 2020

Hair color is one of the easiest ways to create your own personal style. Some choose a color that’s vibrant to reflect their outgoing personalities. Others want something more conservative. Still others...

Avoid Unneeded Hair Loss - Ditch the Hat (for Good!)

Avoid Unneeded Hair Loss - Ditch the Hat (for Good!)

June 28 2020

Have you been wearing a hat all the time to cover up areas of thinning hair? If you’re like many men and women experiencing hair loss, covering up with a hat can become your go-to means of hiding your...

Top 3 Activities to Enjoy After Your Hair Restoration

Top 3 Activities to Enjoy After Your Hair Restoration

June 15 2020

Many people – both men and women – experience hair loss, sometimes at a very early age. So many factors play a role, such as genetics, stress, hormones, medications, and more, and that’s what makes...

Maintaining a Healthy Diet Can Help to Prevent Hair Loss

Maintaining a Healthy Diet Can Help to Prevent Hair Loss

May 31 2020

While it’s true that heredity, the natural aging process, and other factors can play a major role in hair loss, maintaining a healthy diet of nutritious foods has been linked to improving the growth,...

Are FUE or FUT Hair Transplants Right for Me?

Are FUE or FUT Hair Transplants Right for Me?

May 15 2020

If you’ve been troubled by thinning hair, you may have considered a hair replacement procedure. Today’s advanced science has given us many different options for effective hair replacement, but sometimes...

Get the Appearance of Natural Hair with Scalp Micropigmentation

Get the Appearance of Natural Hair with Scalp Micropigmentation

April 29 2020

Many people today prefer a clean, buzzed cut to complement their personal and professional style, but a style this short can amplify the appearance of hair loss. Others have scars where hair doesn’t...

Understanding Hair Loss - for Men and Women

Understanding Hair Loss - for Men and Women

April 8 2020

Thinning hair can be very upsetting, especially when you don’t understand why it is happening or what you can do to treat it. Knowing the facts can be empowering, letting you take control of your thinning...

Natural Hair Replacement with NeoGraft® Technology

Natural Hair Replacement with NeoGraft® Technology

March 12 2020

It’s estimated that about five million Americans have some degree of hair loss, and it happens to both men and women of all ages. If you’re one of them, the NeoGraft® hair transplant solution may...

Help for Hair Loss – an Effective Hair Loss Solution

Help for Hair Loss – an Effective Hair Loss Solution

February 20 2020

Every year, millions of people experience hereditary hair loss. It’s called androgenetic alopecia, and it can start to affect people as early as their 20s. If you’re just starting to notice hair thinning,...

Get Natural Looking Hair Replacement with Dermal Lens Treatments

Get Natural Looking Hair Replacement with Dermal Lens Treatments

January 20 2020

If you have thinning hair, you may have been thinking about hair loss replacement options. If you’re hesitant about surgical options, a non-invasive treatment may be right for you. Dermal Lens is our...

Breast Cancer and Medical Wigs

Breast Cancer and Medical Wigs

October 10 2019

It’s October and that means it is Breast Cancer Awareness month. It is worth taking a moment to think about the women that we love that have had to deal with or are dealing with breast cancer. Often...

Alopecia Areata Treatments & Solutions

Alopecia Areata Treatments & Solutions

August 30 2019

Alopecia Areata, reoccurring spotty bald patches, is a hair loss condition that affects millions of men and women who struggle with it on a daily basis. Alopecia is simply a medical term for hair loss....

PRP Hair Therapy: The Truth Behind the Hype

PRP Hair Therapy: The Truth Behind the Hype

August 6 2019

Hair loss can be extremely embarrassing for women and men alike. It often impacts a person on several levels. Female and male pattern baldness is a genetic form of hair loss and because it is genetic,...

Trichotillomania Help

Trichotillomania Help

July 10 2019

Help for Trichotillomania Suffers One of the most common forms of hair loss is called Trichotillomania. Trich is defined as a condition that makes the individual feel the need to pull out their own...

Does Hair Loss Increase During the Summer?

Does Hair Loss Increase During the Summer?

June 18 2019

Does Hair Loss Increase During the Summer? You may have heard the old wives’ tale that people lose more hair in the summer months than any other time of the year. This old wives’ tales is actually...

Everything You Need to Know About Men’s Hair Loss

Everything You Need to Know About Men’s Hair Loss

May 18 2019

Everything You Need to Know About Men’s Hair Loss   Remember: not all hair loss is the same, and most importantly, not all hair loss is permanent. It’s critical to identify and learn to understand...

Could I Have A Full Head of Hair for Summer?

Could I Have A Full Head of Hair for Summer?

May 10 2019

Could I Have A Full Head of Hair for Summer? Summer is just around the corner and there are a lot of people thinking about the time they want to spend outdoors at the pool, hiking in nature or just taking...

Hair Transplant and Scalp Micropigmentation?

Hair Transplant and Scalp Micropigmentation?

April 26 2019

Taking a Closer Look at Scalp Micropigmentation Most men and many women will develop some degree of androgenetic alopecia, also known as genetic pattern baldness, by the time they reach 50 years of...

How To Eat Your Way to Healthy Hair

How To Eat Your Way to Healthy Hair

April 8 2019

Do the foods you eat really make a difference? If you were to think about what you eat, you could probably find areas of concern for the way our organs function? Doctors often will tell you that you the...

The Best Things About Hair Loss

The Best Things About Hair Loss

April 7 2019

Six Positive Aspects of Losing Your Hair Most people never discuss losing their hair as any kind of positive experience. Let’s be realistic, most people don’t like to talk about hair loss because...

Medical Hair Loss: Chemotherapy vs. Radiation

Medical Hair Loss: Chemotherapy vs. Radiation

March 27 2019

Chemotherapy vs. Radiation – How they Differ Regarding Hair Loss Of all the words in the English language, there are few that evoke more fear than the word “cancer.” Some cancer treatments like...

Debunking Three Myths of Hair Replacements

Debunking Three Myths of Hair Replacements

March 14 2019

The Truth About Hair Replacement Systems Today more than ever there is more talk about non-surgical hair replacement systems. Much of that talk is because of growing interest in hair loss solutions....

Hair Loss and Improving your Self-Esteem in 2019

Hair Loss and Improving your Self-Esteem in 2019

January 17 2019

Starting a new year often means to make new resolutions. Some people may look to become more healthy, while others may look to eat healthily. There are some they look to improve their self-esteem and that...

Coping With Hair Loss During the Holidays

Coping With Hair Loss During the Holidays

November 23 2018

How to Cope with Hair Loss During the Holidays The holidays are often a wonderful time. These moments can also be stressful at times with scheduling holiday events, trying to see all your family, and...

5 Thinning Hair Signs Men in their 20’s Should Watch For

5 Thinning Hair Signs Men in their 20’s Should Watch For

September 25 2018

A majority of men at some point will have some hair loss. Most of us know we won’t go through life with the same amount of hair we have when we are young, we still try and hold on to that possibility....

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Considering Hair Restoration

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Considering Hair Restoration

August 27 2018

Hair Restoration: Getting It Right the First Time If you notice that your hair is getting thinner, hair replacement could be a great solution. Whether your hair is having only mild thinning or perhaps...

Female Hair Loss, Thinning Hair and Menopause

Female Hair Loss, Thinning Hair and Menopause

August 7 2018

What is the relationship between Female Hair Loss and Menopause? The most common cause of female hair loss is low thyroid function, which is common among menopausal women. Other causes include, but...

How Common Is Genetic Female Pattern Hair Loss

How Common Is Genetic Female Pattern Hair Loss

July 19 2018

According to Alopecia Studies & Hair Loss Alopecia Information, 40% of women by the age of 50 years old will show signs of genetic female pattern hair loss. Genetic female pattern baldness involves...

Will Chlorine Damage My Hair?

Will Chlorine Damage My Hair?

July 5 2018

With summer in full swing you may be thinking of spending some leisurely time in the sun and staying close to a pool. Before you go swimming, you may want to put some thought on how you can protect your...

Non-Surgical Hair Replacement for Men & Women

Non-Surgical Hair Replacement for Men & Women

May 22 2018

We have all seen the bad toupees our grandparents wore. In comedy, these have always been the butt of many jokes but for those who suffer with hair loss don’t find it funny. Non-Surgical Hair Replacement...

How Your Iron Levels are Linked to Hair Loss

How Your Iron Levels are Linked to Hair Loss

May 14 2018

There have been several studies done on the relationship between iron levels and hair loss. In face, anemia is one of the most common reasons for female hair loss. If you suspect that you may have an...

Can Losing Weight Make Me Lose My Hair?

Can Losing Weight Make Me Lose My Hair?

April 16 2018

Summer will be upon us before you know it. That’s why there are plenty of men and women working out to shed those extra pounds they have put on during the cold winter months. Weight loss can be a healthy...

Childhood Hair Loss and Hair Replacement

Childhood Hair Loss and Hair Replacement

April 10 2018

Pediatric hair loss can be devastating. Many believe that hair loss in children is not very common. However, statistics indicate that about 3% of all pediatric visits are related to childhood hair loss....

4 Things Your Hair Can Say About Your Health

4 Things Your Hair Can Say About Your Health

March 13 2018

Most of us think of our hair as something that is “just there,” like our nails, but we never really think of it as part of our body that gives us a clue about our health. When our hair goes through...

Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT)

Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT)

February 21 2018

Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT) is a surgical hair transplant procedure where a strip of hair is taken from the back and sides of the scalp where hair is more resistant to balding, and it is placed...

I Have Alopecia. Now What?

I Have Alopecia. Now What?

January 8 2018

I was recently diagnosed with Alopecia and I didn’t know what it even was?  After doing a whole bunch of online research and talking with my doctor and subsequently with a Dermatologist, I decided...

Hair Transplant Surgery: When Is The Best Time?

Hair Transplant Surgery: When Is The Best Time?

December 28 2017

The other day I was reading a forum on hair loss and the question was posed, regarding surgical hair restoration, “when is the ideal time to get a hair transplant?” If one person is asking this question,...

Hair Transplants Using Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)

Hair Transplants Using Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)

December 10 2017

What are Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) Hair Transplants? One of the most sought after hair replacement surgeries is follicular unit extraction (FUE). It can offer patients that suffer from hair loss...

Best 2017 Hairstyles for Men Based on Face Shape (Infographic)

Best 2017 Hairstyles for Men Based on Face Shape (Infographic)

July 13 2017

For most men with male pattern baldness or thinning hair will tell you their hair loss drastically affects their appearance, and their self-esteem. Today thankfully in Bloomington, MN there is the Hair...

Breast Cancer and Hair Loss

Breast Cancer and Hair Loss

May 30 2017

Most of us have been touched in one way or another by someone with breast cancer. If you or someone you love is battling breast cancer, you are not alone. The American Cancer Society’s estimate is that...

I’m Losing My Hair and I Can’t Talk About It

I’m Losing My Hair and I Can’t Talk About It

May 10 2017

I never realized how important my hair was to me until now when I realize I was starting to lose it. I am not sure what to do. It is like there is a part of me that is disappearing and there isn’t...

Five Men’s Hair Loss Solutions That Work

Five Men’s Hair Loss Solutions That Work

April 6 2017

For many men, hair loss is common and they know that they are likely going to go bald one day, whether due to hereditary factors or something else altogether. While men’s hair loss might be common that...

How Man Buns Can Cause Hair Loss

How Man Buns Can Cause Hair Loss

March 23 2017

Let’s talk Man Buns. If you are like many men to have participated in one of the most common new trends for men’s hairstyle, then you have worn a man bun. What is a man bun, well your hair is pulled...

Hair Loss After Pregnancy? Is It Permanent?

Hair Loss After Pregnancy? Is It Permanent?

March 8 2017

As any pregnant woman knows, your body goes through changes and rather rapidly. However, some of them like hair loss for example can be very worrisome to many. It is estimated that over 90 percent of your...

Granddad’s Old Toupee Looked Awful!

Granddad’s Old Toupee Looked Awful!

November 27 2016

Here’s the problem. You can spot a bad toupee a mile away. Who would ever want one of those silly rugs? Particularly now days?  We’ve all seen them. You can spot a bad toupee a mile away. In fact,...

New Light on Hair Loss Treatment and Hair Regrowth

New Light on Hair Loss Treatment and Hair Regrowth

November 8 2016

Laser Hair Therapy Treatment for Hair Loss or “Low-Level Laser Therapy” has been used in exclusive clinics around the world with great success. At Hair Restoration Institute of Minnesota in Minneapolis,...

Hair Loss, Self-Confidence & Your Career

Hair Loss, Self-Confidence & Your Career

October 17 2016

Making the Most of Your Next Job Interview Securing a job interview can be a difficult feat. If you’re interviewing with a prospective job, it means that you’ve made several large cuts and they like...

Best Hair Loss Solutions for Active Millennial Men

Best Hair Loss Solutions for Active Millennial Men

July 18 2016

What Are the Best Options for Beating Hair Loss in Your 20’s? <iframe allow="accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture" allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315"...

Laser Hair Therapy – Treatment for Hair Loss

Laser Hair Therapy – Treatment for Hair Loss

April 7 2016

Low level laser hair therapy is a clinically proven, non-invasive hair loss treatment for men and women suffering androgenic (androgenetic) alopecia and thinning hair who present with early stage hair...

Questions About Hair Loss and Hair Growth

Questions About Hair Loss and Hair Growth

March 10 2016

Over the past decade there have been a lot of advances in hair restoration. This has prompted lots of questions regarding hair loss and the methods of being able to treat hair loss and promote hair...

Follea Custom European Hair Wigs for Alopecia Areata

Follea Custom European Hair Wigs for Alopecia Areata

February 16 2016

Wigs for Alopecia and Hair Loss. Whether you are considering Follea custom European hair wigs because you have thinning hair or you are facing medical treatments that will cause female hair loss, there...

Anderson Cooper’s Gray Hair

Anderson Cooper’s Gray Hair

January 6 2016

Anderson Cooper’s gray hair looks amazing. And as everyone gets older, our hair turns gray. In Mr. Cooper’s case, his story actually gives a great walk-through of what happens. Essentially, beginning...

HairMax LaserBand 82: Non-Surgical Laser Hair Rejuvenation

HairMax LaserBand 82: Non-Surgical Laser Hair Rejuvenation

November 4 2015

If you notice your hair thinning and you want a non-surgical hair replacement method to solving your hair loss, then look no further than the HairMax LaserBand 82 – Laser Hair Therapy. This revolutionary...

How to Feel Sexy After Hair Loss

How to Feel Sexy After Hair Loss

October 11 2015

Female hair loss is a growing issue in Minnesota as well as around, the United States and elsewhere. According to Alopecia Studies & Hair Loss Alopecia Information, 40% of women by the age of 50 years...

Can Stress Cause Hair Loss?

Can Stress Cause Hair Loss?

September 14 2015

We have all heard it before. A parent of a preteen or a friend struggling with financial issues or a family member who is stressed at work punctuates a discussion about their problem with an exasperated,...

Hair Transplantation and Laser Hair Therapy

Hair Transplantation and Laser Hair Therapy

July 21 2015

Hair transplantation is a permanent solution for hair loss but the results do vary from one person to another. Individuals who seek treatment at the first sign of hair loss have better results than...

Caring for Your Wig – Three Simple Steps

Caring for Your Wig – Three Simple Steps

June 18 2015

Caring for Your Wig – Starting Out Right. So you’ve finally purchased the beautiful European Hair Custom Made Wig you’ve always wanted and now comes caring for your wig. Hopefully, you took...

Medically Related Hair Loss in Men and Women

Medically Related Hair Loss in Men and Women

May 5 2015

Alopecia is a broad term simply meaning “hair loss.” It can vary from genetically related hair loss such as male pattern baldness or female hair thinning, to more severe presentations such as a total...

Hair Loss Treatment Options for Men

Hair Loss Treatment Options for Men

April 12 2015

When a man begins experiencing noticeable hair loss some of his first thoughts are why is this happening to me and what am I going to do now? A better question may be why not you? Did you know that over...

Insurance Coverage for Medically Related Hair Loss

Insurance Coverage for Medically Related Hair Loss

December 4 2014

Finding answers to Insurance Coverage for medically related hair loss. During a difficult medical issue, working with insurance companies can be a complete and total exercise in frustration. Navigating...

Hair Extensions for Women With Thinning Hair

Hair Extensions for Women With Thinning Hair

November 10 2014

Hair Extensions for women with thinning hair. The technology around the applications of hair extensions has become very sophisticated. Hair extensions are now available for women of different ethnicities...

MEP-90 FDA Approved Laser Hair Loss Treatment

MEP-90 FDA Approved Laser Hair Loss Treatment

September 21 2014

Laser Hair Loss Treatment for Men and Women Each strand of hair consists of a hair shaft, a hair root, and a hair follicle that resides beneath the surface of your skin. This video examines the three...

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