Charles Medical Group Blog

How Do I Know If a Hair-Regrowth Product Is Worth It?

There are a lot of products in pharmacies, on TV, and online that advertise themselves as extremely effective hair-regrowth solutions. A majority of these products are a waste of money and have no evidence to back up their claims. It can be difficult to discern which products are legitimate, but there are ways to figure […]

How Certain Hairstyles Can Lead to Hair Loss

Alopecia refers to a wide array of conditions that cause hair loss. This includes male-pattern baldness and female-pattern hair loss (androgenetic alopecia), as well as alopecia areata (hair loss caused by an autoimmune disorder). Traction alopecia is an interesting form of hair loss. Unlike the other forms, which are commonly caused by genetics, traction alopecia […]

Determining the Length of Your ARTAS Procedure

On average, a hair-transplantation procedure using the ARTAS System will take anywhere between four and eight hours to complete. Although this may seem like a rather long period of time, the point of the procedure is to provide natural-appearing hair, so patience and precision are necessities. A more accurate procedure length for your case will […]

ARTAS Hair System – Permanent and Natural-Looking Hair Restoration

The ARTAS System is one of the most advanced and effective hair-transplant options available. It is able to make the treatment process easier on the patient, which in turn makes the recovery period smoother and shorter. The system is also significantly less traumatic on the body, and any post-surgical marks created are practically undetectable, ensuring […]

Exfoliation… For Your Locks?!

In the colder months, we focus on our skin and how the weather makes it dry, and scaly. People are quick to get that silky smooth skin using skin scrubs and exfoliators, but, we tend to neglect one very important area of skin…the scalp! Cold air and fake heat can dry out and damage our […]

The Importance of Offering FUE and FUT

If you are looking at the possibility of having a hair transplant, you want to make sure you have all of your options open. There are two different types of hair transplant: both Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT) and Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE). Some practices specialize in one or the other, but we suggest you go […]

Five Common Myths About Hair Loss

When it comes to men (or women for that matter), there are myths everywhere when it comes to balding and hair loss. Let us clear up a couple of them for you in regards to losing your hair! 1. Chronic stress This one too is a yes-and-no kind of myth. It’s actually true that chronic […]

How Much Hair Loss Is Normal?

Should you be concerned when you finish taking a shower, look down and see a clump of hair on the floor? Probably not, but, it really depends HOW much hair we are talking about. On average, people lose between 50 to150 hairs per day. When people lose significantly more than this, it’s considered excessive hair […]

Things You May Not Have Known About Hair Loss in Men

Many men in their mid-20s tend to start getting a little concerned about hair loss, and have every reason to be, since a lot of men begin to experience male pattern baldness at around that age. On average, men tend to experience pattern baldness more than women. Baldness is very common, and can be caused […]

Can Your Workout & Diet Routine Affect Your Locks?

Numerous people made their new year’s resolutions to “eat healthier and work out more”. While this is a great goal, many people jump from 0 to 100 in a day in regards to work out and diet change. One of the more popular diets being “all green” vegan style diets. Ripping on a treadmill at […]