Hair Loss News

5 Month Follow up – ARTAS FUE and PRP Therapy

Patient is a 33 year old  male with Norwood Classification III/IV male pattern hair loss. The patient wanted a natural recession to match the sides of his head and to minimize the transformation as his hair grew in. Dr. Stoller transplanted 1800 grafts via Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE), harvesting the…

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Dr. Stoller Invited Faculty for DASIL 7th World Congress

Dr. Stoller is regularly solicited by Dermatologic and Cosmetic Surgery symposiums around the world to present, teach and moderate panels on various topics related to hair restoration surgery. He recently was an invited faculty for the Dermatologic & Aesthetic Surgery International League (DASIL) 7th World Congress – Buenos Aires, Argentina…

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ARTAS 9X – Faster & More Precise Robotic Hair Transplant

Dr. Roy Stoller is one of the few hair restoration surgeons in New York to offer the advanced ARTAS Robotic Hair Transplant System and he is particularlly excited about the New Software System Upgrade. The ARTAS 9x system enables faster and more precise robotic hair transplant procedures. Some of the benefits…

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Dr. Stoller Receives Award of Excellence

Cali, Columbia Dr.Roy Stoller received an Award of Excellence in Teaching at the International World Congress by Dr. Eduardo Dominguez, President of the Association of Cosmetic Surgeons of Colombia. Dr. Stoller routinely presents on the latest advances in hair restoration to medical societies around the world. At the International World…

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PRP Hair Loss Therapy Results

This 24 year old male patient presented advanced Norwood Class 3  hair loss. It is proper medical practice to  be very cautious treating young males experiencing hair loss. Often young men with advanced hair loss are very likely to eventually  have significant hair loss that can progress to Norwood Class…

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What is All the Excitement about PRP

PRP stands for Platelet Rich Plasma.  It is an important part of the newly evolving field of Regenerative Medicine.  Since 1987, Orthopedic Surgeons have been using PRP to promote healing of bones and joints.  It is now accepted as a safe and effective treatment for Regenerative Plastic Surgery, including hair…

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Why is Fraxel Laser Skin Rejuvenarion so Popular

Over the past few years, Fraxel laser treatment has become one of the most popular non-invasive laser skin rejuevenation treatments. Primarily, this comes down to the fact Fraxel requires far less down time than other, more aggressive laser treatments, while still delivering excellent results. But what does Fraxel laser do…

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WHY DO I FEEL SO BAD ABOUT LOSING MY HAIR?

by Dr. Roy Stoller Obviously, every man and woman who comes in to see me is bothered by losing their hair. Some don’t like the thinning, or that they can’t wear the style they want,  or their hairline is disappearing, or they can’t part it the way they are used to. …

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WHAT IS THE QUICKEST WAY TO SEE RESULTS?

The philosophy you will need to accept is PATIENCE and PERSEVERENCE.  Here’s a little course in hair physiology. You’ll need to understand three important phases. The first one is Anagen.  Your genetic make-up has a lot to do with this one.  ANAGEN = GROWTH.  Your genetics control how long this…

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Dr. Stoller Receives Career Achievement Award in Facial Plastic Surgery!

Dr. Roy Stoller, board certified Facial Plastic Surgeon and Hair Restoration Surgery Specialist, will be receiving the Presidential Achievement Certificate from the American Osteopathic Colleges of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (AOCOO-HNS) for recognition of his career in facial plastic surgery. Dr. Stoller graduated from New York…

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Hairline Restoration – 1600 Grafts – ARTAS Robotic Hair Transplant

Many times our patients come to us with early hair loss, slight hairline recession or crown thinning.  Their hair loss is often not visible to others thanks to styling or cosmetic concealers. This patient was 31 years of age and had a receded hairline that could be camouflage with hair…

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PRP Plus Laser Hair Therapy For Female Hair Loss

This 45 year old  female had history of genetic progressive hair loss.  Because of diffuse thinning throughout the donor area she  was not a surgical candidate for hair  transplantation. Previously she had Platelete Rich Plasma – PRP – treatment by another provider and the experience was painful and achieved no aesthetic…

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WHY IS MY DONOR AREA SO IMPORTANT IN MY HAIR TRANSPLANT?

Most patients come to the office for a consultation primarily concerned about what the area of their head that will be receiving the transplanted hairs will look like.  Certainly the recipient area is very important, but so is the donor area.  The art and science of hair restoration involves the…

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WHY HAS THE DEFINITION OF “FUE” JUST CHANGED?

For years, the frequently used acronym in hair restoration, “FUE”, has referred to “Follicular Unit Extraction”.  The term has recently been changed to “Follicular Unit EXCISION”. Why? This change has become necessary in an effort to emphasize to the public that this is a surgical procedure that must be performed by…

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Surgical Micropigmentation of the Scalp and Eyebrows

Surgical Micropigmentation is a technologically advanced cosmetic procedure in which pigment, matched individually for each patient, is placed underneath the superficial layer of the skin.  A variation of this procedure, microblading, is more superficial and is performed by less surgically oriented aestheticians. Although the field has taken off over the…

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Consumer Alert Regarding the Dangers of Unlicensed Technicians Performing Hair Restoration Surgery

DELEGATION OF SURGERY IN HAIR TRANSPLANTATION  The ISHRS shares, from time to time, legal developments on issues potentially affecting members. One such issue is the permissibility of delegating portions of hair restoration procedures to unlicensed personnel. In the United States, a physician’s authority to delegate to unlicensed personnel varies from…

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Hairy Versus Bald: Are Men Perceived Differently with Regard to Their Hair?

The amount (or lack thereof) of hair that a man has may affect how he is perceived, a recent survey suggests. According to the survey, conduced by Lisa E. Ishii, MD, MHS, and coauthors from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, and published online in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery, men with…

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FUE Hair Restoration Advantages and Disadvantages

FUE, or Follicular Unit Extraction is one of the ways hair restoration surgeons obtain hair grafts. Each follicular unit is removed from the scalp directly instead of being excised or cut from a strip of tissue. Both techniques, FUE and strip excision (FUT), yield follicular units. Each has distinct advantages…

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PRP Platelet Rich Plasma and Hair Loss

Platelet Rich Plasma PRP Treatment for Hair Loss!   PRP or Platelet Rich Plasma Treatment for Hair Loss is an exciting and promising non-surgical therapeutic option for patients who require stimulation of hair growth for hair loss conditions*. In a recent study cited in Dermatologic Surgery, physicians in Korea published data supporting…

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EYEBROW Hair Transplant

An Eyebrow hair transplant can restore both function and aesthetics to the brow.* The function of the eyebrow is to prevent sweat, water and other debris from entering the eyes.  But their aesthetic function is more valued.  Eyebrow frame the face and allow us convey human expression of happiness, sadness,…

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Dr. Stoller discusses his approach to hair restoration and facial rejuvenation.

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How Much Do Hair Transplants Cost – FUE – FUT

  Hair Transplant Cost- Graft Count and the ultimate result are related*.  The cost of a hair transplant surgery will vary by technique: ARTAS Robotic, FUE or Strip (FUT). Many patients ask us, “how much per graft?” This is even before meeting with me. They have a set number in…

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Hair Loss Solutions

THE BEST HAIR LOSS SOLUTIONS* Androgenetic alopecia or common male pattern baldness (MPB) accounts for more than 95% of hair loss in men. By the age of thirty-five two-thirds of American men will experience some degree of appreciable hair loss, and by the age of fifty approximately 85% of men…

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Capillus Laser Therapy Proven to Promote Hair Growth*

Always on top of cutting edge technology to promote hair growth, we continue to expand our non-surgical offerings to our patients with Capillus laser cap therapy*. Derived from the Latin word-meaning total of hair on the scalp (we thought that was clever), Capillus treats hair loss at the root of…

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Botox Cosmetic for Men? Absolutely.

It’s time to rethink the way you look at Botox. Erase the vision you have of faces from and the myth that Botox Cosmetic is only for women. Men are using Botox more every day. Botox Cosmetic is FDA approved to treat all adults. In clinical studies for moderate to…

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7 Ways To Fight Facial Aging

7 Ways To Fight Facial Aging Our bodies naturally produce collagen, but as we hit our 20’s (yes, that young!) this amount becomes less and less, declining with about 1% a year. That’s why it’s important to take control of facial aging. When we’re young, fat in the face is evenly…

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A Limited Time offer on Viviscal Professional Vitamins

Now that you’ve embarked on your hair restoration journey, you need to be invested from every angle. Whether it’s a non-surgical or surgical treatment plan, your hair needs to be constantly nourished. Healthy hair will react quicker and stronger to hair loss treatments such as hair transplants and PRP therapy.…

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Extra! Extra! Celebrity Plastic Surgery Confessions, Walking Dead season finale clues and porn stars talk about their hair…

Here’s all the #hair and #face news that’s ‘fit to print’ this week. While the debate still goes on about who is next to die on the Walking Dead, some are wondering if the stars real life hair do’s are a, uh, dead give-away. Is this leading character who looked…

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Extra! Extra! Beyonce’s hair news is so big it needs its own closet.

We scoured the Internet for the latest and craziest hair news and cosmetic surgery happenings. And, of course – we found some. We’ve seen some really glamorous closets with Louboutin shoes in every shape and color. But, a hair closet possibly full of weaves? Thank you Beyoncé for this… He…

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Extra, Extra! Botox for your hair is the next big thing.

We don’t have any #trumpyourcat news to write about. Just some very disturbing pop culture trends happening in the world of cosmetic surgery. Here is all the #hair and #face news that is ‘fit to print’ this week. – Botox is the gift that keeps on giving. It takes care…

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Trending hair and style news on the Dr. Stoller Blog!

Uh, oh. Donald Trump isn’t the only “political figure” whose hair is a big topic. That and some trending hair and style news that’s ‘fit to print.’ You’ll want to know why 33,600 is a very scary number when it comes to your hair. Get your tissues ready. Meet a…

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American College Graduate Medical Education

Hair Loss Doctor Training V. Experience: Why it Really Matter’s

Why is it important to understand a physician’s training and experience when choosing a hair loss surgeon? Hair loss when treated surgically is like any other operation. The surgeon does not know what they will find until the procedure is performed. Training in approved surgery programs develop a physician’s ability…

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LaserCap LCPRO FDA Approved for Hair Loss!

When a product gets FDA 510(k) clearance it’s a very big deal. We were one of the first hair loss centers in New York City to sell LaserCap LCPRO because of its pioneering LCPRO low-level therapy device. Specifically it was approved for treatment of women suffering from hair loss and…

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National Hair Loss Awarness Month: 7 Causes of Women’s Hair Loss

There are all sorts of commemorative months. There are some interesting ones such as Stalking Awareness Month, National Frozen Foods Month and National Honey Month. This August is National Hair Loss Awareness month which isn’t so strange: there are 80 million people suffering from hair loss. And, while men are…

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Does Rogaine work for a receding hairline?

DOES ROGAINE WORK FOR A RECEDING HAIRLINE? It is one of our most frequently ask questions – and for good reason. It would be ideal for many with receding hairlines to rub-a-dub-dub and regrow your entire hairline. That’s not going to happen – but it may help a little.  WHAT…

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Extra, Extra. Trending hair news and #trumpyourcat happening now on the Dr. Stoller Blog!

Here is all the hair news that is ‘fit to print’ this week. – Everything really, really old is new again. Cleopatra’s hair style tips are on fire – literally. Candle cutting, or the Brazilian term, velaterapia, is a $150 to $200 hair treatment that involves running a candle flame…

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PRP Treatment for Hair Loss*

 PRP Treatment for Hair Loss is an exciting and promising non-surgical therapeutic option for patients who require stimulation of hair growth for hair loss conditions.  In a recent study cited in  Dermatologic Surgery, physicians in Korea published data supporting the clinical application of PRP in hair restoration. Their research provides…

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Extra, Extra. Trending #hair and #face news happening now on the Dr. Stoller Blog!

Extra, Extra! Trending #hair and #face News. – Yes, last night that was Rick Springfield on HBO’s True Detective in the role of Doctor Pitlor. The ‘Jessie’s Girl’ singer (who we credit with totally destroying any Karaoke night) cut off his long locks for the gig but did something really…

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Artas Robotic Hair Transplant

Keeping it Real: Tempering the New Technology in Hair Restoration

Dr.Stoller is a Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon, one of the few who performs hair restoration surgeries and uses all] technologies including the Artas robotic system. The Artas system is just one modality used to perform follicular unit extraction.  There are practices that only use the Artas system.  These practitioners…

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Get Style! Best Haircut Tips

Thick, thin, oily, dry, or any combination in between- “good hair” has nothing to do with your hair type; it’s all about how you wear it.  A guy’s best friend when it comes to making major styling decisions is his hair dresser. Here are some tips from the experts: Before…

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For real? The #surgeryselfie

This is so, so wrong on so many levels. A report has surfaced (with a pic as proof) that shows Chinese doctors and nurses decked in scrubs, posing with reportedly unconscious patients on the operating table. Of course there was a backlash with some saying, “They are not acting professionally…

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5 Myths About Hair Loss

Five Myths About Hair Loss Everyone has an opinion (mostly unsubstantial) about hair loss and everyone who suffers from it can make themselves crazy. We hope to put you at ease. Here, five myths to ditch (just not your baseball hat.) Your Mom’s Family Did This To You It is…

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7 Things you need to know about Shampooing your Hair

7 Things you need to know about Shampooing your Hair Everyone (with hair that is) obsesses on whether it’s clean or not. For many, it means washing their hair everyday – which is actually not.so.much. Here is why: Hair is a fiber and just like your favorite wool sweater the…

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Pizza

Buzzkill: 3 Things We Love to Eat that are not so Great for your Hair

Your hair is barometer of how well, or not, you’re feeding the body.  We know there are a lot of foods you should eat for better, stronger hair – especially after a hair transplant because they maximize growth. Now, researchers have found some foods that may contribute to a lack…

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Your Hair is the new Moon Rock.

Ask for the moon and apparently you’re going to get it – well at least your hair is. The plan of Lunar Mission One is to transform how space exploration is done by covering the costs of expeditions with millions of small payments from the public instead a major investment…

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It’s Okay: Beards in the Boardrooms.

We have also been wondering — what do all these guys do for work that are coming in droves for beard transplants? Creative downtown types? Internet tycoons that have retired at 30? Sure, there are a few of those guys sprinkled in but the majority are corporate types of guys…

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Mustache

GET YOUR MUSTACHE ON

We know mustaches are often accompanied with the facial hair trend and here is another reason to partake in the style craze: “Movember.” The entire moth of November hundreds of thousands of men will put the razor down and grow it out in all shapes and sizes to raise awareness…

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Testimonial: “The entire experience exceeded my expectations.”

To Whom It May Concern: Searching for someone to help you get your hair back can be a very tryingexperience. At least it was for me. I looked at several options and wasn’t sold on any for various reasons. In casual conversations I found out that one of my best…

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Hair Loss

Why you are Losing your Hair (and how to get it back)

We lose a lot of hair everyday, anywhere from 40 to 120 strands, sometimes more.  Most of these hairs you don’t even notice, while others accessorize your shower drains. The danger comes when you notice a lot of shedding and not too much growing back. Here, a few of the…

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Testimonial: “He didn’t rush me along, but rather took a little extra time to make sure he got everything perfect.”

I had a procedure done 15 months ago with a different doctor. I thought it went well, but my experience this time with Dr. Stoller was significantly better!

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Robotic hair transplants? Welcome to the Artas Robotic System.

It was only a matter of time.  We fell in love with C-3PO and his strange relationship with R2-D2.  Then there was the iRobot that look like a cleaned-up version of C-3PO. Now there is Jibo, the social robot designed as a home companion (he’s the cutest of them all…

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Aveda Hair App

Find Your Look. Top 5 Hair Apps

get hair hAPPy! Whether you love the latest red carpet, hairstyles or are seriously wondering if blue hair is the right look for you, we’ve found an app for that.  The iTunes app store has been hours of fun for our blog team to browse. After testing out dozens of…

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Food for healthy hair

Eat up! 7 Foods for Healthy Hair

7 Hair Raising Foods It’s always very general when someone tells you that a certain food is good for you. And while we too want you to take our nutrition advice – we want you to know the why behind each item on our shopping list. Below is our list…

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9 Questions with Dr. Roy B. Stoller

9 Questions with Dr. Roy B. Stoller Q: Why are you in the hair business? A: I have always had an interest in hair biology. I always thought it would be cool to regrow hair in people affected by disease – because hair loss is a disease. Q: A disease? …

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Micropigmentation Tattoo you.

Enhance the appearance of hair utilizing micropigmentation – known in pop culture as hair tattoos. Scalp Micropigmentation (SMP) is often used to decrease the contrast between your scalp and your hair, leaving you with the appearance of greater hair density. For those that have had procedures, such as, Follicular Unit…

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Get Your Scruff On

The beard, it’s in vogue and the most stylish accessory a man can have. As a top hair restoration doctor and revered Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Stoller knows how to create the perfect beard to give you the scruff you desire and a stronger jaw line. It doesn’t stop…

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Hair Laser Therapy

Laser Light Therapy. All Lit Up

In this form of phototherapy, a light emitting device is placed above your head that dispenses a low wattage cold laser light that repairs and reactivates hair cells for new growth. The noticeable, visible red wavelengths do not produce any uncomfortable skin sensations. Moreover, laser light therapy has less side…

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Alopecia Hair Loss

All patched up. The best treatments for Alopecia.

When Alopecia strikes, clumps of hair begin to fall out resulting in smooth hairless patches on the scalp. In certain cases, hair begins to get extremely thin or break off. There is, however, a silver lining. The hair follicles can remain alive and there is some probability that your hair…

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Strip show

When you have performed thousands upon thousand of hair transplants and are the leading hair restoration doctor in New York City, it’s no wonder that the prestigious International Society of Hair Restoration Surgeon’s committee seeks you out to lecture and at its annual live workshop. It doesn’t stop there. Dr.…

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Q&A: YOUR HAIR RESTORATION CONSULT

Q: Will it look natural? A: Absolutely. It’s your hair! Our team of advanced doctors perform surgical hair restoration utilizing the best technology available such as the ARTAS ROBOT for hair transplants. With thousands and thousands of surgeries performed, we know how to create the most natural looking results. We…

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The Perfect Arch

As a Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon who knows every aspect of the face and has performed thousands of surgical procedures, Dr. Stoller is a perfectionist when it comes to understanding how to highlight your facial bone structure. HOW IT WORKS During your initial consultation, Dr. Stoller will examine your face…

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How Platelet Rich Plasma Can Change Your Hair

If you are looking for the most up-to-date procedures in hair replacement technology, combined with professionals who have the most experience, look no further. Dr. Stoller and Hair Restoration Solutions are the team you have been looking for. As a matter of fact, Dr. Stoller has been utilizing what is…

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