Hair and Scalp Analysis FAQs
What is Trichology? The scientific study of hair and scalp disorders.What services do you offer? A Consultation is required before an appointment for services can be booked. If you are experiencing various scalp concerns such as hair thinning, itchy or flaky scalp, or excessive breakage, our Hair and Scalp Analysis Consultation will be best suited for you. If you are seeking a hair care professional to maintain the health and integrity of your hair and are not experiencing the above-mentioned concerns, you may be best suited for our General Hair Care Consultation. Each consultation requires a deposit of $50.00 and is generally performed on select Mondays. How will I know if you can help my hair and/or scalp concerns? Great question! You would contact us and schedule a Hair and Scalp Analysis Consultation with one of our Hair Care Specialists.
How much is the consultation for the Hair and Scalp Analysis ? Consultations are $150 Do you require a deposit for the Hair and Scalp Analysis? Yes, there is a $50.00 deposit fee. How do I make my deposit payment? Payment can be made over the phone, in person or online. Please let us know which option will suit your needs. Deposit is required no later than 72 hours (3 days) before your scheduled consultation. Consultation will be cancelled if deposit is not received 72 hours (3 days) before your scheduled appointment. How much do treatments cost? The cost of treatment differs from individual to individual. Each treatment program is customized for that individual needs. It depends on the issue the client is experiencing.Treatment cost is discussed during the consultation. What is the best way to schedule an appointment? Feel free to call us at 334.520.0767 and speak with our Front Desk Coordinator to discuss your availability. Hair and Scalp Analysis Consultations are performed on Mondays only. Will I receive an appointment the same day that I call? Our policy is to review the schedule in order to find a date and time that will allow us to properly service you in a timely manner. Once we receive a few options as to your availability we locate the available options and you will receive a call back to select from the available options. We know… It’s not your typical salon scheduling process however we value your time and our sanity! What all is involved in the Hair and Scalp Analysis consultation? The consultation typically last for a hour and a half. A detail and thorough examination of the hair and scalp is performed using a digital microscope while magnifying the hair and scalp to see things we can’t see with the plain eye. We also gather vital information from our intake form such as family history, dietary history and health history. Our objective is to identify what type of hair and scalp issue the client is experiencing to determine if it is treatable. And what methods of treatments we would recommend for the client. We also perform a wellness consult on the client to help determine what imbalances they may have within their body systems. Will the hair and scalp analysis be painful? No it is noninvasive. We use a digital microscope to analyze the hair and scalp. How long does the treatment program last? 6 months to a year. It depends on the needs of the client. How long will it take before I see results? It depends on how consistent and committed the client is. If you can not commit and be consistent we would rather not even have you to start the program.We recommend giving your scalp and body a least six months to respond to the regimen. Remember the problem did not occur overnight. How often do I need to come for treatments? We see most clients twice a week but again it depends on the needs on the client. Can you guarantee to grow my hair? We do not claim to grow hair but what we do is create the right environment on the scalp as well as internally to allow the body to do what it is designed to do. Do I have to take wellness products while undergoing the treatment program? It is highly recommend to follow through with all the recommendations. This is will enhance the treatments performed externally because we have identified that hair and scalp issues typically starts when there is an imbalance internally. Do your treatment program work? Each individual will respond different. But when you couple all the methods together and the client follow the recommendations they tend to see some form of improvement with their hair and scalp. Whether it be a decrease in the shedding of the hair, decrease in the itchy scalp, or less flakes on the scalp. We are excited to see some change. And if hair starts to rejuvenate that’s definitely a plus! Do you have any clients that have regrown their hair? Yes. But again it varies from individual to individual . And typically the client that follows the recommendations have better results. When can I come in for a consultation? Hair and Scalp Analysis Consultations are performed on Mondays. You can either submit a request for a callback here on our website or you can call to speak with one of our friendly Hair Care Specialists and we will review the schedule for the earliest availability for an appointment. A Wellness Consultation involves: An In-depth consultation about your body systems deficiencies or excesses. A recommended program to help balance the Body System. A follow up visit is recommended every 3 months until optimum results are obtained. Is the wellness consultation painful? No. You simply rest your hand on the cradle connected to a computer, it reads the stimuli from the body transmits it to the computer. It detects nutritional deficiencies within the 10 body systems. It provides safe, reliable information, measuring your body’s responses to energetic signatures for nutritional products. The assessments are painless and relatively fast, allowing you to assess you current needs, and to readjust your supplement intake for maximum effectiveness. Brochures will be available. How will I know what wellness products I will need? Or where to buy them? The system prepares a professional report which contains a description of each supplement and what it does for you, telling you why it was selected, and the expected action of the supplement on correcting the imbalance detected by the compass. The products can be purchased from our storefront or we can also help you with ordering products at wholesale from the company using your own personal I.D. #. Why is this wellness consult necessary? This assessment helps eliminate the guesswork in choosing an effective wellness program. You will know what your body needs. Therefore you will not waste money on products that your body can not and will not assimilate. Is this wellness consult only for those with hair and scalp issues? No,This is an excellent device to help clients decide what wellness products they need to help maintain optimum body health. What is Laser Hair Therapy? Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) is non-invasive, non-surgical scientific approach to fighting hair loss. It is effective against multiple levels and types of hair loss including thinning hair, receding hairline, male and female pattern baldness and various scalp issues. LLLT has been rigorously tested for both safety and effectiveness for well over 30 years and has been in use in many countries throughout the world for over 30 years. Our Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) is combined with the best topical formulations and an orally administered dietary supplement Complex to provide the best treatment regimen available to combat and manage thinning hair. This device is used to create a fuller, thicker head of hair. We Provide customized treatments for: Alopecia ( medical term for hair loss) Dermatitis Psoriasis Hair breakage Itchy – Flaky Scalp Inflammation Are you qualified to treat hair and scalp disorders? Yes, we have over 30 years of experience in the cosmetology industry. We are licensed cosmetologist that have invested countless hours in receiving additional training in the study of hair and scalp disorders and the wellness industry. Do you accept walk ins ? No, We accept appointments only. What if I just want to stop by your location to see your facility? You are more than welcome to stop by to meet us and our friendly staff and to see our facility. However, we would ask that you please give us a call before hand to let us know that you would like to stop by because our policy is to only allow clients to enter our facility. That way we are able to identify you as a possible new client. No call…no enter! Why did you start specializing in Trichology (study of hair and scalp disorders)? We saw a need that was not being addressed. Initially we had no idea what to do with clients experiencing alopecia, dermatitis , psoriasis and so forth. So we decided to get additional training to equip us the proper understanding as to how to identify and treat disorders of the hair and scalp. Is everyone a candidate for the treatment program? No, if we determine you are not a candidate for our treatment program we will discuss other options such as a customized hair unit (a wig made specifically for the individual ) Will you tell me if you can treat my issue or not ? Yes, if this issue is beyond our realms we will definitely recommend the client see a medical doctor. Do you treat children? Yes Do you accept insurance? Unfortunately, no we do not.