For Women

Over the last decade, the Scottsdale Institute has seen a significant increase in female patients who come to Dr. Friedman for hair loss diagnosis and treatment. Although we are uncertain of the reasons for this increase, our female patients who received the proper diagnosis and treatment have been able to make significant advances in reversing their hair loss.

We encourage you to contact our office to learn more about how we can help you, and offer these informative articles to help educate our patients.


Female Hair Loss: According to the American Academy of Dermatology, approximately 30 to 40 percent of women in the United States will be affected by hair loss at some point in their life—and the numbers are increasing. Hair loss in women comes in two types: permanent (which is the same as genetic hair loss or androgenetic alopecia), and temporary, (also known as telogen, which is transient or non-genetic). Read More

Hair Transplant Surgery for Women: Hair transplantation is an outpatient procedure whereby your own existing hair is transferred from a donor area to the recipient area. Before we examine hair transplant surgery in detail, let’s clear up a few common misunderstandings about what hair transplant surgery is not. Read More

Low Level Laser Therapy: (LLLT) is a nonsurgical treatment for men and women experiencing hair loss. The low level lasers are called “soft” or “cold” lasers since they do not emit heat, sound, or vibration. Unlike surgical lasers that either vaporize or burn tissue, low level lasers do not generate heat or cause tissue injury. Read More

Eyebrow Hair Transplants: Although they’re just two small arcs of hair, eyebrows are enormously important for aesthetic and physiological reasons. Eyebrows frame the eyes and contribute to the emotions and expressions we non-verbally communicate every single day. The graceful arch, fullness, and symmetry of beautiful eyebrows ads allure to a woman’s eyes and contribute to their attractiveness in a way that is seldom taken for granted. Read More

Hair Transplant Before & After Gallery: See before and after pictures of women who have had hair transplant surgery.

Non-Surgical Laser Therapy Before & After Gallery: See before and after pictures of men and women who benefited from laser therapy hair loss treatment.

5 Stars
“Awesome!! I couldn’t say enough about how great this experience has been. The staff is absolutely awesome and David (patient coordinator) spent so much time with me explaining my treatment options and was so reassuring. I would recommend Scottsdale Institute for Cosmetic Dermatology 1000%!!”

–Tracy H.
Verified Patient


See Also:
Understanding Hair Transplants
Follicular Unit Hair Transplants
Follicular Unit Extraction
Typical Procedure in Eight Steps
Frontal Hair Transplants
Crown Hair Transplants
Facial Hair Transplants
Hair Transplants for Women
Eyebrow Hair Restoration
HT Questions & Answers
Patient Reviews
In-Depth Hair Transplant Info