Forehead hairline lowering; is it permanent?
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Hairline lowering surgery is essentially permanent in women. In men natural hairline recession with time can expose the incision line. If this occurs hair transplants can always be done for camouflage.
best treatment I have used is tissue expansion of your hair bearing skin to replace the nonhairbearing skin. A simple advancement of the scalp maybe an alternative to the two stage procedure of scalp tissue expansion. Good luck
How does scalp tattooing help with high foreheads?
You can lower your forehead but how much depends on how much scalp laxity you have and what your hair distribution is. For men, as mentioned before, a receding hairline will expose the significant scar. And in women, it should be camouflaged by the hair growth if done in the most meticulous way possible... and it is permanent in women and they don't have problems with hair loss down the road.
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