Temple Hair Loss and Hair Transplant
Medically reviewed by Dr. Sternberg
The temples are defining features of our faces and one of the first areas where hair loss becomes apparent. To combat the effects of temple hair loss, especially after the age of 30, temple hair transplant is growing increasingly popular. Read on to learn all about temple hair loss including symptoms, costs, pros & cons, and treatments.
|Causes||Stress, wearing hair tightly|
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|As the hair at the temples frames the face, temple hair transplant can define facial features, giving patients a more youthful look.||Temple hair transplant is very tricky to do because it is more of an art than a science. The hairline needs to look natural which requires a lot of expertise.|
|It can restore hair density and create a natural hairline to avoid forming a widow’s peak.||It is only good if you have hair loss in the temples and does not work for more advanced levels of hair loss.|
|If you have a low to moderate level of hair loss that is centered around the temples, this hair transplant is a cost-effective remedy.|
Frequently Asked Questions
Can a hair transplant restore receded temples?
A successful temple hair transplant through FUE or DHI can fully restore a receding hairline or temples, giving you a youthful look.
How much does a temple hair transplant cost?
The cost of a temple hair transplant depends on the per graft costs of your region, your requirements, and the number of grafts you will need. Typically, the price of a temple transplant is lower than that of a full transplant due to the lesser number of grafts.
Why is a temple hair restoration difficult?
Temple transplants are a highly complex mixture of art and science as it can be difficult to give temples a natural look. A slight mistake can make the hairline look unnatural, altering the whole appearance of your face.
How many grafts does it take to fill in temples?
Temple transplants usually require anywhere from 200 to 300 grafts depending on the size of your temple area.
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