For the right candidate who chooses the right hair transplant surgeon, a hair transplant can be a good option. However the vast majority of women with common androgenic alopecia/female pattern hair loss do not make good candidates for hair transplantation.
Contrary to what the large chain hair transplant companies are promoting to the public, hair transplantation in women is a very specialized procedure and should only be performed on very specific candidates.
Jean Enersen of Seattle’s NBC affiliate King 5 News tackled this controversial issue and sheds some light on the reality of hair transplantation for women. To view the hair transplant story click here.