Patient NBN is an African-American female with Alopecia Marginalis, a common condition that causes hair loss along the frontal hairline and temples. In many cases the underlying cause is persistent traction on the hair. NBN has medium fine hair with a donor density of 1.4. Results after three hair transplant sessions totaling 3,209 follicular unit grafts. Patient NBN has written a letter to Dr. Bernstein which we have posted on our Letters from Patients page. Scroll down to watch a video interview of this patient on “The Early Show”.
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Detail of Hairline
Stages of the temple restoration showing the results after each hair transplant session.
The highly-rated CBS television program “The Early Show” interviewed Dr. Bernstein and Patient NBN in their three-part series on hair loss in women.