Beard envy? Surgery may be the answer

Recently, Dr. Gabel was featured on CNN due to his expert knowledge of facial hair restoration. Here is a snippet of the article, with a link to the entire piece on CNN.com.

Take a look at Hollywood’s leading men, the White House press secretary and the hipsters strolling through Brooklyn. It’s obvious beards are in, and the inability to grow thick warm fuzz can leave some men feeling left out in the cold.
At least, that’s how it would seem from the reported uptick in facial hair transplants.
“Whether they’re filling in a few gaps or doing a complete beard construction, New York City doctors who specialize in the procedure said they’re seeing a growing number of men paying as much as $7,000 to pump up their beards,” wrote Serena Solomon, who first reported on the trend on the neighborhood news site DNAinfo New York.
But fear not, face-bald hipster men — you don’t have to live in the Big Apple to be able to sport a big beard.
In Portland, Oregon — host of the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championship — Dr. Steven Gabel can help you get the right mustache to savor sips of craft beer and artisan coffee.
You prefer press secretary with beard!

“In the Northwest here, there are a lot of men with facial hair, and they like to show it,” he said.
Read the rest of the article here:

http://www.cnn.com/2014/03/13/health/beard-transplants/index.html