Forehead Reduction

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Forehead reduction (commonly referred to as hairline lowering) doesn’t reduce the forehead, but rather moves down the location of where your hair grows in. Also known as scalp advancement, this procedure may be performed during facial feminization surgery.

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Forehead Reduction - Oakland, CA

My whole life I've been insecure about my forehead. Like many of people here, I can't go swimming, do activities that include the wind and my hair styles are very limited. I'm tired of wearing hats to the gym and I hate it that I can't pull my hair up. I'm finally going to have surgery this... READ MORE

Hairline Lowering Procedure with Dr. Gal Aharonov - Beverly Hills, CA

Hi everyone ~ I am 25 years old and i finally had the hairline lowering procedure done. I have wanted this for 10+ years. I have always dreamed of a smaller forehead. I never knew this procedure existed. I am so happy Dr. A exists! I have always been insecure about my forehead. I hated the wind... READ MORE

Dr.Aharonov Forehead Reduction

Best decision I ever made! No scarring what so ever, feels like I was born with it ! .... This procedure was totally worth it, there was minimal down time and Dr. Aharonov and Faye make you feel right at home. Not only was my forehead reduced but I got a bonus- My hair feels and looks 10X thicker!!! READ MORE

24 Years Old, Been Wanting This Surgery for Years

So I'm finally going thru with this procedure after wanting it for YEARS! The only reason I'm booking it so soon is because Dr. Kabaker is retiring and January 11th was literally the only day they could book me before he's gone forever. I'm kind of glad though because it's forcing me to go thru... READ MORE

23, UK London - London, GB

Hi guys!! I had my hairline lowering surgery on the 19/04/2016. I wanted to wait before placing my review as I wanted to give it all in full. This is my own experience/feelings and journey that I am sharing this may differ or have similarities to others in my position. I am 23 and lucky enough... READ MORE

HAIRLINE LOWERING REDUCTION surgery. DR. Aharonov

21 year old female in need of getting a hairline lowering surgery by 2.5-3 cm. I am planning to get it done by Dr.Aharonov by June once I'm done with school. can anyone remind this doctor to me? I have had hairloss within the last month due to using a conditioner wrongly and carelessness. I come... READ MORE

30 Yr Old Going for Her Dream Forehead - Oakland, CA

After so many years of contiplating what I dhoukd do with my large forehead and bad side swept bangs to cover myslef, it was time to start researching. I came accross realself and began my journey to find the right doctor. I live in Los Angeles so I felt I had a plethora of surgeons near me. One... READ MORE

Dreaming of a Smaller Forehead

In 3 weeks time I will finally be fulfilling my lifelong dream of having a smaller forehead. I am 27 years old and although I only discovered this procedure about 8 years ago I have dreamt of a miracle since I was a little girl. I am now financially secure to take the next step. I was... READ MORE

Large Forehead- Nervous to Go Through with Surgery! - Oakland, CA

Hi! I am booked to have hairline surgery with Dr. Kabaker in December. I know he is the very best so if I do go through with it I wouldn't want it to be with anyone else. He was awesome during the consult and his reviews are all excellent! That being said, I am really really nervous about... READ MORE

Why Didn't I Know "Brow Lowering/Forehead Reduction" Existed Years Ago? Facelift revision at same time - Salt Lake City, UT

A big shout out to all who have posted about this procedure on this site. At 65, some would say the horse has left the barn and I should learn to live with my massive forehead. Which let's face it, I obviously have -- not happily, but I have. My Mom tried to convince me I needed a giant... READ MORE

Female with a Hi hairline - Oakland, CA

I have always had a high forehead and I hated how I looked. I was teased at school because of my big forehead and that made me self conscious. When the summer comes its a nightmare for me cause I dont want to go swimming and dont have any fun just to keep my bangs dry and on place. And... READ MORE

23 Years Old, Forehead Reduction/Hairline Lowering - London, GB

Hello! I've decided to start writing a review of my experience as I've read so many other reviews on here that have helped me decide that I definitely want to get this done! I had a consultation with Christopher Inglefield at LBPS in London yesterday and it went really well. Him and Mary were... READ MORE

AMAZING RESULT from Dr Kabaker! - Oakland, CA

This review is posted as a thank you to everyone at RealSelf who has shared their experiences. I hope to give back and pay forward through my post. I never write reviews but feel it is important, because without this website i would never have had the guts or the information to feel comfortable... READ MORE

Only Wish I Had Done This Sooner!!! :) - Chicago, IL

Hi RS Community - First, I will say thank you to all you who have done reviews and been so brave to post your photos and stories. If it weren't for that, I am not sure I would be writing here today. Hope my story can give others the same courage. My story is similar to most here, have... READ MORE

30 Year Old Forehead Reduction

30 Year old male scheduled for a hairline reduction surgery with Dr. Sheldon Kabaker. I had no idea this surgery even existed up until a few months ago when I came across this site. I choose Dr Kabaker due to all of his positive reviews and his experience as a pioneer with this surgery. As... READ MORE

28 Years Old Considering Forehead Reduction and Browlift

As many of you here I have considered this surgery since I knew it existed. When I was 16 I wanted to do the hair transplant and I asked to my mother, but she thought I was crazy for doing this, my parents didn't have a lot of money and it was just a dream for me. When I was in the University, I... READ MORE

Hairline Lowering Surgery, 23, Female - England, GB

So i didn't think i was going to share my story but i thought i would and i know it will help anyone who finds themselves in the same situation -don't worry :) I had surgery on 30th June, i'm 7 weeks post op. Surgery went well and i'm very happy. I had my surgery in London at LBPS, surgeon was... READ MORE

Update re: Hairline Lowered!!!! - Oakland, CA

Ever since college, I've been self-conscious about my high hairline. Others would comment on my high hairline and I would cringe when I saw my forehead in photos. I almost went through with it right after college, but I postponed it due to financial issues. Now with a much better paying job and... READ MORE

Hairline Lowering/ Forehead Reduction done on 4/18/16 in Oakland, CA

After reading the various reviews and seeing the awesome before and afters, I think I am finally ready to move on to the next step. I found out about the hairline lowering procedure about 2 years ago, but I've been obsessing over having it for months now. The money is no longer a problem and I'm... READ MORE

Hairline Lowering and Brow Lift- With Expander - Miami, FL

I'm 30 and have been self conscious about my forehead since I realized it was huge. It has really taken a toll on my confidence. If I have to ever wear side swept bangs again I will scream. Loud. My brows are also starting to sag and I look mad, so I would like that taken care of at the same... READ MORE

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