What Causes Hair Loss in Women?

April 13, 2016

Hair loss or thinning can be disturbing for anyone.  Women are experiencing this as well and about half of them will experience some form of hair loss by the age of 50. So what are the causes for hair loss in women? Androgenetic Alopecia (female pattern hair loss) is a diagnosis currently suspected in 70% of…

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Category: hair loss, Hair Restoration, Hair Transplant Surgery, NeoGraft, Non-Surgical, Platelet Rich Plasma, PRP, Tags: , , , , , , No Comment(s)

Does A Vampire Facial Really Work?

January 31, 2016

Patients seeking facial rejuvenation want to know, “Does a vampire facial really work?” It turns out the secret to youthful skin may in fact come from your own blood. The vampire facial, micro-needling with platelet rich plasma, has gained a lot of attention in recent years as a popular treatment for acne scars, fine lines…

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Category: acne scarring, Aging, Beauty blog, Microneedling, Platelet Rich Plasma, PRP, Skin, Skin Care, Skin Resurfacing, Vampire Facelift, Tags: , , , , , , , No Comment(s)

PRP for Hair Loss with Dr. Scott Thompson

December 19, 2015

Good 4 Utah Extra with Dr. Scott Thompson, facial plastic surgeon and hair restoration specialist in Utah. Nicea DeGering: Fifty-six million Americans suffer from hair loss. Forty percent of those are women. Dr. Scott Thompson is joining us now from Utah Facial Plastics. This is a good person to ask this question to … is…

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Category: ABC4Utah, hair loss, Hair Restoration, Hair Transplant Surgery, Interview, Plastic Surgery for Men, Platelet Rich Plasma, PRP, Tags: , , , , , No Comment(s)

Do Low Testosterone Treatments Cause Hair Loss?

December 16, 2015

Is there a connection between low-t treatments and hair loss? Dr. Alan Bauman presented new findings at the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine’s Conference in Las Vegas this past week on this very topic. Many aging men today are turning to hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to address low testosterone levels which research estimates one fourth of…

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Category: hair loss, Hair Restoration, Male Pattern Baldness, men, NeoGraft, plastic surgery, Plastic Surgery for Men, Platelet Rich Plasma, PRP, Tags: , , , , , , , , No Comment(s)

NeoGraft with Utah Hair MD’s Dr. Scott Thompson

December 12, 2015

Are you tired of wasting money on products for hair loss and don’t want the scar on the back of the head that often results from traditional hair transplantation surgery methods. NeoGraft Dr. Scott Thompson, board-certified facial plastic surgeon and fellowship trained hair transplant surgery specialist introduces NeoGraft, the first minimally invasive, automated hair transplant…

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PRP for Hair Loss Q & A

December 12, 2015

What is PRP Hair Therapy For? Thinning hair, breakage, and/or stunted hair growth.   How Is PRP Hair Therapy Performed? Blood is first drawn by our Nurse and spun in a centrifuge to separate the growth factors. Dr. Thompson then numbs the scalp and injects the platelet rich plasma under the scalp. Our nurse, Alfie, then micro-needles the…

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Category: hair loss, Hair Restoration, Hair Transplant Surgery, Non-Surgical, plastic surgery, Plastic Surgery for Men, Platelet Rich Plasma, PRP, No Comment(s)

The Most Common Causes of Hair Loss for Women

November 25, 2015

Hair loss is devastating for anyone, but can be especially difficult for women as long, thick hair is a coveted feature in today’s society. For the average person, losing 1-200 strands of hair per day is completely normal. Unfortunately, by the time a women notices abnormal hair loss, she’s likely already lost about 50% of her…

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Should You Get A Vampire Facial?

November 15, 2015

The title of this post likely conjures up the image of Kim Kardashian with pin point blood marks on her face from a few years back after she was treated with, what was called at the time, a “Vampire Facelift”. While this procedure doesn’t necessarily “lift” the skin like a facelift does, it does improve…

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Category: acne scarring, Aging, Beauty blog, Chemical Peels, Facial Rejuvenation, Fractional CO2 Treatment, Microneedling, Platelet Rich Plasma, PRP, Vampire Facelift, Tags: , , , , , No Comment(s)

“Designer Injectables & Micro-Needling” Seminar Offered by Dr. Scott Thompson of Utah Facial Plastics

October 30, 2015

Press Release 10/230/15, Salt Lake City, Utah; Dr. Scott Thompson of Utah Facial Plastics is excited to offer an educational seminar on the latest designer injectables and discuss the benefits of micro-needling with platelet rich plasma. On November 5th, Dr. Scott Thompson, prominent facial plastic surgeon in Utah, will present a seminar on the various designer injectables…

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Top Plastic Surgery Trends – Terry Dubrow & Paul Nassif

October 24, 2015

  Doctors Terry Dubrow and Paul Nassif of E’s “Botched” recently shared the top plastic surgery trends they are seeing in both of their practices with The Daily Dish. Many trends are similar to what we’re also seeing at Utah Facial Plastics, the biggest being younger patients seeking less-invasive preventative procedures in an effort to…

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