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There are many mens hair restoration options you can consider for hair loss. First understand there are several reasons why men lose their hair. The most prominent is male pattern balding. Male pattern baldness is a genetic condition. Its technical name is AGA or Androgenetic Alopecia. For men, the tendency to develop AGA is often related to the mother's family. When choosing hair restoration options, it's important to find out the cause of hair loss as this will help determine the best course of treatment.

How Do You Choose?

When choosing mens hair restoration options, you'll need to decide between permanent and temporary solutions. Permanent hair restoration includes hair transplants and scalp reduction. Temporary solutions include hair replacement systems. You'll also find that there are medications you can take that will have a long-lasting effect, however, these must be taken continually to retain benefits. Once you stop taking the medication, hair growth will cease.

Take The Time To Do Some Research

Taking the time to research all of the methods that are available to you will help ensure you make the best choice. You'll need to take your budget into consideration as well. Various types of mens hair restoration options have various fees and you'll need to choose the best system in your price range. It's also important to ensure that you can afford the maintenance and upkeep of your hair restoration system as well.

Maintenance methods not only include cleaning or washing your hairpiece or system but also include having additional treatments of procedures such as hair transplants. Transplants might need to be performed several years after the first treatment. Make sure to discuss all of these considerations with your health care provider.

The wide variety in mens hair restoration options ensures that everyone can get the hair procedures that are best for their individual needs. One of the greatest advantages of choosing hair systems and procedures today is that the materials that are being used are of much better quality than those of former years. Whether choosing a hair transplant or hair replacement system, new materials and advancements in the field result in more natural looking hair that is easy to maintain and care for.

In addition to hair transplants and hair systems, another important aspect of men's hair restoration is the advancement in medicines used to treat male pattern baldness. When choosing a hair replacement treatment, you'll need to consider how advanced the hair loss is as well.

Early Stages Of Hair Loss

For men who are in the early stages of hair loss, medicine can be extremely effective. Discuss the options of using medicine with your doctor. It's important to understand that medicine, though it is very effective, will work only as long as you continue to take it. Ask your health care provider about any possible side effects or complications that have been associated with hair loss medications and long-term use.

No matter what method you prefer it's important to remember that hair loss in men is a common occurrence. If you are uncomfortable with the condition of your hair you have many available options to select from.

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Updated July 1, 2011

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