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Over 50s Hair Transplant & Possible Specialist Surgeons

Discussion in 'Hair Transplants Information - General Discussions' started by Murkey Thumb, Feb 26, 2018.

  1. Murkey Thumb

    Murkey Thumb Experienced Member My Regimen

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    I was wondering if there are any guys on here who are over 50 years and have had a transplant. If so are you willing to show your results?

    Does anybody know of any surgeons who specialize in the older dudes? Obviously the quality of hair may not be as good as somebody in their 20s so it would be interesting to know if anybody has had a good result or poor one!
     
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    Bernstein and Feller will do older males with good results.
     
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    Murkey Thumb Experienced Member My Regimen

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    A 50 year old scalp can be very different to a 20 year old one too. Sun damage alone can affect elasticity, scalp depth may be thicker, scalp my be damaged to previous attempts to regain hair either surgical, chemical etc. Also you may want to be able to have a hairline that matches your age and not try to mimic a 20 year olds hair line. A lot of guys really just want a natural look for their age not to try regain a long gone hair line that may be defuse when finished. You also have to consider that the donor area may be thinner or grey.
     
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    Murkey Thumb Experienced Member My Regimen

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    Well they are obviously missing a marketing trick then aren't they? I see so many men 50+ walking round with bad transplants maybe from 20 years ago but nether the less there is a market that is not been addressed properly. Lets face it all these surgeons hang their hats on doing something that differentiates themselves from the others whilst in effect doing the same procedure. I.e 3D,3G, PRP etc. I would rather go to a surgeon who could show me loads of images of 50+ patients rather than flicking through a catalogue full of 20 somethings.
    You would have a better idea of what could actually be achieved.
     
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