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What Can I Expect After an Eyebrow Transplant – and how long to see results?

Eyebrow transplantation is becoming ever more popular as technologies progress thus condemning the traditional ‘drawn-on’ brows to the dustbin of yesteryear. For people who have struggled to grow their eyebrows naturally or who have lost them through illness this is…

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Eyebrow Restoration

Eyebrows that are very sparse from plucking or fine, thinning eyebrows will benefit from eyebrow restoration. Rather than filling in with an eyebrow pencil there are two, more permanent, courses of action available to help address the problem; tattooing –…

Eating A Healthier Diet Can Prevent Hair Loss

Eating a healthier diet can prevent hair loss

What you eat and drink on a daily basis not only affects your weight and general health but also the condition of your hair. If you’re looking to prevent or slow down hair loss, check out our tips below on how to eat your way to healthier hair.
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Jamie – Hair Transplant Case Study

My name is Jamie Pritchard. I am 41 years old and I had a hair transplant carried out by Mr. Michael May of the Wimpole Clinic in London. I first started thinking hair replacement about a year ago when my…

How Soon Is Too Soon For A Hair Transplant

How Soon is Too Soon for a Hair Transplant

Increasingly, younger men are turning to hair transplants below the age of 30 as a solution to hair thinning. Although younger men make excellent candidates for hair transplant procedures, the success of the results must be examined thoroughly. Age and…

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The new normal: hair transplants boosted by male celebrities

Hair transplants are now normal for men with thinning hair, according to the Irish Independent, which states improved techniques and celebrity endorsement as the main driving factors behind the treatment's recent rise in popularity. While hair transplant procedures have been…

Bad Habits You Need To Kick To Get Healthy Hair

Bad habits you need to kick to get healthy hair

Who doesn’t want to see a full head of thick, luscious locks every time they look in the mirror? Our hair is often taken for granted but it is very important in terms of how we view ourselves and also…

Am I A Good Hair Transplant Candidate?

Am I a good hair transplant candidate?

The good news is that most men, or women, with significant baldness or thinning are potential candidates for a hair transplant. However, before committing to the procedure there are a number of factors that doctors will want to take into…

Everything You Need To Know About Postpartum Hair Loss

Pregnancy is a miraculous event in a woman’s life. It is the only time you will experience two hearts beating inside your body, and this will bond you forever with the young life budding within you. However, it is also…

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Losing hair mid 20s? What’s going on?

Why am I losing hair mid 20s? It seems more than a little unfair, doesn't it? You'd think the one thing we could count on was that hair loss or male or female pattern balding was an older person's game. No way…

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Hair Loss and Clinical Stress

We know that stress can wreak havoc with our bodies and minds, affecting everything from memory and concentration to snacking habits. Stress affects everybody; but in extreme or sustained periods of stress, this natural response may cross the clinical threshold for ill-health.
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Shock Hair Loss following a hair transplant

Help! Why am I losing hair rather than gaining it following my hair transplant?! This is a question a lot of patients will want to ask after they have had their hair transplant. Around the second week following your hair…

FUE Abroad – Is It Worth It?

FUE Abroad – Is it worth it?

Understandably a major consideration for anyone looking to undergo a hair transplant procedure is going to be the cost, as well as what it going to be the most effective. At present, the Follicular Unit Excision (FUE) procedure is considered the most effective specialist treatment for hair transplants, making it a much sought after treatment in the UK.
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Post Natal Hair Loss – a Real Issue for Some New Mothers

When you’re pregnant, you may be described as having a glow about you, looking radiant and youthful even if you aren’t always feeling your best! Part of the reason for this is the flood of hormones which rush through your…

Getting A Haircut After A Hair Transplant - What You Need To Know

Getting a haircut after a hair transplant – what you need to know

Hair loss affects around 50% of people in the UK and can be a very traumatic experience for both men and women. Having a full head of thick, luscious hair is often seen as the beauty ideal with many magazine…

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What Makes You A Good Candidate For A Hair Transplant?

While the increasing popularity for hair transplants suggests that more and more people are successfully regaining their hairline and curing baldness, the reality is that in order to be a good candidate for the procedure there are more prerequisites than…

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Chemotherapy hair loss special: cancer

Chemotherapy hair loss is often considered an inevitable part of the cancer treatment process and although warnings are issued, it is a distressing event which the patient is never quite prepared for. Furthermore, natural-looking artificial hair wigs may be hard to…

Scalp Psoriasis – Diagnosis And Treatments

Scalp Psoriasis – Diagnosis and Treatments

What is Scalp Psoriasis? Psoriasis is an auto-immune disease which affects around 2% of the Caucasian population. The disease occurs due to skin cells growing too quickly because of faulty signals from the body’s immune system. The excess skin accumulates…

Thicker, Fuller Eyebrows Through Eyebrow Transplants

Thicker, fuller eyebrows through eyebrow transplants

Thin, plucked eyebrows were de rigueur for many years, with Pamela Anderson sporting the kind of barely there look which many women aspired to.
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Beard Transplant Post-Op Itch – How to get through it

Facial hair transplants are a fantastic option for men who are unable to grow a full beard on their own, or are experiencing patchy or thinning spots in the beard. It is a fairly simple surgical procedure that is performed…

Childhood Hair Losses: What Are The Causes?

Childhood Hair Losses: What are the causes?

As with adult hair, children’s hair develops within a natural life cycle. A hair strand tends to grow actively for between two and six years, then the strand enters a resting (Telogen) phase. After about three months, the hair will fall out then a new strand will grow to replace it.
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Recovering from hair transplant surgery: what to expect

Taking the plunge to undergo hair transplant surgery can be a big step, but it’s one that an increasing number of individuals are opting for. Although it may feel like a major decision, the procedure itself is normally painless and…