Temporary Wearable Device
$800 - $3000
What is Capillus®?
Capillus® is a non-invasive home use hair restoration treatment utilizing low level laser therapy (LLLT) for blood flow stimulation to hair shafts for improved hair thickness, reduced hair loss, and stimulated hair growth. Capillus® can be used with hair restoration treatments such as Rogaine (minoxidil), and the DHT inhibitors finasteride and dutasteride. Capillus® is used to treat alopecia, male pattern baldness, female pattern hair loss (androgenetic alopecia), and hair thinning.
Anatomy of the Hair Follicle
What cosmetic concerns does a Capillus® procedure treat?
- Hair Loss: Capillus® takes advantage of low level heat energy for blood flow stimulation to the scalp which leads to improvements in the health and growth of hair follicles.
Who is the ideal candidate for a Capillus® procedure?
The ideal candidate for Capillus® has androgenic alopecia and is seeking an in home treatment for hair loss and hair thinning. Capillus® is not recommended for those with advanced hair loss, reversible hair loss, epilepsy, those with dark skin, or women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.
What is the average recovery associated with a Capillus® procedure?
There is no recovery time following a Capillus® treatment. All normal activities and hair care may be resumed.
What are the potential side effects of a Capillus® procedure?
There have been no Food and Drug Administration (FDA) verified side effects of Capillus®. Capillus® should be used cautiously when also using other hair restoration products.
What can someone expect from the results of a Capillus® procedure?
The results of Capillus® will begin to evolve slowly. Hair loss will be stabilized after three months. Within six months candidates will notice fuller hair. Substantial results will appear after one year, but the best aesthetic will be achieved by two years with consistent daily use.
What is the average cost of a Capillus® procedure?
A Capillus® procedure can cost anywhere from $800 to $3,000. The actual cost of Capillus® is dependent upon location, hair loss specialist or dermatologist, and length and involvement of the cosmetic procedure. Learn more in our complete guide to the cost of Capillus®.
What to Expect
Capillus is a daily hair restoration treatment that uses low level laser therapy (LLLT) to reduce hair miniaturization and increase hair fullness. Here is a quick guide for what to expect before, during, and after hair loss treatment with the Capillus system.
No special measures need to be taken prior.
- Capillus hat is worn either daily or every other day
- Capillus hat is worn for 6-30 minutes
- Capillus hat can be worn doing normal activity
- After treatment time is complete, hat is removed
- Treatment can be done in conjunction with other hair restoration treatments
Immediately After Treatment
No special measures need to be taken after treatment.
Capillus® is a laser treatment for hair loss treatment and hair regrowth. The lasercomb (LLLT device) emits red light for hair restoration and improved hair scalp coverage. This effective treatment carries no risk of side effects and is FDA approved for home use.