The female alopecia may also be treated

Written by: Dr. José Córdoba Campos
Published: | Updated: 14/11/2018
Edited by: Top Doctors®

The female alopecia has not been accepted in society. Moreover, often the medical and surgical options are unknown to treat female alopecia.

Hair transplant In the movies, in commercials and on magazine covers bald men as "the sexiest men of the moment" appears; however women suffer in silence. If a woman is concerned about the alopecia to your GP or your husband, often they will be removed importance to the issue. What women do not realize is that most women with female hair loss can benefit from medical treatment and hair transplant plastic surgery.


Treatment for female alopecia

Until the late 1990s, very few women were a hair transplant performed because at that time the technique was used punch. Currently, the modern capital does microfollicular technique that allows hair transplants in women getting a natural increase in the density of your hair. It is a difficult treatment and the doctor has to have a great experience to do it.

On the other hand, there are two FDA-approved drugs to treat female hair loss are minoxidil and finasteride only. If treatment is associated with mesotherapy, better results. If you can manage to keep the hair, and is a successful treatment and not losing your hair you win.

Finasteride is contraindicated in women who are in age to have children, as they may have teratogenic effects on the fetus.


How should you care for your hair?

A poor hair care can accelerate your loss. It is advisable to avoid stressful braids or pigtails, and pulling hair back too much and this causes the follicles to undergo great traction. It is also advisable to avoid abuse of chemicals in beauty salons.

On the other hand, it is important to eat a balanced diet. It is not convenient to consume excess vitamins, as this can accelerate the loss of hair.


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*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

By Dr. José Córdoba Campos
Plastic surgery

Dr. Córdoba Campos is a premier specialist in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery with over 25 years of professional experience in Cosmetic Surgery, especially in hair transplantation. His first hair transplants, performed with the help of a single nurse, were from 200 to 300 grafts. Technique used sticks and microscope for cutting the grafts. At present, an average of 2,500 placed grafts (6250 hairs) in 4 hours. In the city of Valencia he had a team of six nurses. Years later, he formed a second team in Granada hair transplant. Since 2005, Dr. Cordoba Campos maintains a single computer to perform transplants in either of the two cities; since according to him the hands should be well trained and that can only be achieved based on making many hair transplants. Currently, this prestigious doctor has performed over 2,000 hair transplants.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

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