Lexington's Medical Advisory Board Member, Dr. Oliver Barsom, Presents Effects of The HairMax LaserComb on Hair Growth at the 17th EADV Congress Paris 2008

October 24, 2008 - Boca Raton, FL - Dr. Barsom, a dermatologist based in Baden-Baden, Germany, is a medical authority and published expert in the field of lasertherapy and hair loss.

Dr. Barsom highlighted the fact that the HairMax LaserComb is the first and only device cleared by USA FDA for promotion of hair growth and is the first handheld laser device for treating Androgenetic Alopecia. During the presentation, Dr Barsom discussed the mechanism of action hypothesis and results of the 26 week, double-blind, multi center, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial which indicated a mean increase of 17.9 hairs/cm2 in patients using the HairMax LaserComb and that 93% of patients using HairMax LaserComb experienced increase in hair density.

Dr Barsom is an expert in the field of dermatological Lasertherapy and Cosmetology and he has a thorough knowledge of treatments and medications for hair loss and scalp problems. Dr Oliver Barsom has run various studies within his practice for psoriasis, chronic venous insufficiency, and has observed the efficiency of treatments aimed at fighting hair loss. Dr Barsom published several medical articles on acne treatment, cryosurgery and lasertherapy. His latest medical article focused on "Increased hair growth after application of a softlaser on patients with androgenetic alopecia" and was published in German dermatology publication "Kosmetische Medizin" (1/2008).

Having Lexington's HairMax LaserComb presented at the Academy by Dr. Barsom is an honor of Lexington's accomplishment in the prevention of hair loss and hair regrowth industry. Furthermore, this is the first time clinical data has been presented in a medical conference for Lexington.

In conclusion, Dr. Barsom presented the results of the study showing that the HairMax LaserComb was effective in the promotion of hair growth in males and females diagnosed with Androgenetic Alopecia and that the HairMax LaserComb is safe.

Dr. Barsom states:

Co-founder and Managing Director of Lexington International, LLC David Michaels said, "we are honored that the European medical community has been watching HairMax and has invited us to present our clinical data to a group of highly-esteemed dermatologists. Judging by the questions asked, there was a great interest in our presentation".

The HairMax LaserComb is the first and only FDA cleared hand-held laser device that utilizes low-level laser therapy to improve the appearance of hair. With no reported side effects, and an incomparable satisfaction rate, the LaserComb is revolutionizing the hair care industry.


About Lexington International, LLC

Originating in Sydney Australia and now based in Boca Raton Florida, Lexington manufactures and distributes the HairMax LaserComb (www.hairmax.com) to more than 89 countries and has provided new hope and satisfaction to tens of thousands of customers since 2001. The HairMax LaserComb is the first and only FDA cleared hand-held laser device that utilizes low-level laser therapy to improve the appearance of hair at an affordable price. With no reported side effects, and an incomparable satisfaction rate, the LaserComb is revolutionizing the hair care industry.

The HairMax LaserComb is based on 20 years of international research and studies on the effects of Low Level Laser use. Both the press and users alike have universally taken to the HairMax LaserComb. In January 2007, a regulatory milestone, HairMax was the first and only device Cleared by the FDA for the Promotion of Hair Growth. Lexington is an ISO 9001 & 13485 Quality Assured laser manufacturer.

Lexington is committed to GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) of a medical device manufacturer. Clinical studies closely adhered to GCP (Good Clinical Practices) reviewed by an IRB (Ethics Committee). Lexington is also a member in good standing of the Better Business Bureau.

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