Is a cure to baldness on the horizon?
News in buzzing after a study published this week in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows that it may be possible to generate new hair on human skin.
You can learn more about the study, here.
While this is exciting news, especially for those of us in the hair restoration industry, those facing hair loss or baldness shouldn't get too excited just yet. We still need to do a lot more research before this becomes a viable treatment for patients. The good news is, that in the meantime, there are a growing number of effective options for men and women looking to treat their hair loss.
One of the best things you can do for your hair is to take a proactive approach to managing any signs of hair loss or thinning. Early detection is one of the most effective tools me have in treating thinning. It is important to consult with a board-certified hair restoration physician— who can evaluate, measure and manage your hair loss issues and find the right treatment for you.