Excessive loss of hair in the scalp is referred as baldness, and it is most commonly found in men. Loss of hair may occur due to hormonal changes, certain medications, medical conditions and heredity. Furthermore, it can affect the scalp or the entire body. One of the most common causes of baldness is due to heredity. However, some individuals cover the baldness with hats, scarf, makeup and hairstyles. Some patients go for treatments to restore growth and prevent further hair loss. Hair transplant is a procedure in which the surgeon moves hair from side or back to the bald area. Majority of hair loss is due to pattern baldness. The other causes of hair loss are stress, hairstyles, radiation therapy, illness, diet and hormonal imbalance. Depending on the reason for hair loss, it may affect gradually or suddenly. Furthermore, some people face temporary hair loss, while some of the individuals face permanent hair loss. Hair transplant is generally carried out in a medical office. It is important to discuss the treatment options and causes of hair loss before opting for the treatment. Hair transplant procedure improves the self confidence and overall appearance of an individual.