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Minoxidil Guide: Uses, Results & Side Effects

Although there are many causes of male pattern baldness and female pattern baldness like diet, stress, lifestyle, and illness, it’s genetics that accounts for 80% of cases [1]. Whatever the cause is for you, experiencing hair loss can be a…

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Hair Transplant Costs In Turkey & Is It Worth The Risk?

The global hair transplant industry is worth more than $6 billion — and a sixth of this value comes from Turkey [1]. Turkey is a popular hair transplant destination, thanks to its cut-rate hair restoration treatments. You only need to…

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UK Hair Transplants Cost Analysis: Choosing the Right Clinic In 2022

To uncover the true cost of a hair transplant in the UK, we sent 104 UK clinics the same photographs with the same desired result. In this exclusive, we reveal the state of hair restoration treatment across the country: from…

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Finasteride Guide: Uses, Results & Side Effects

There are many different treatments out there that seek to help the 6.5 million men in the UK who suffer from hair loss. With many options and solutions available on both prescription and non-prescription, it can be hard to cut…

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Male Pattern Baldness: Causes, Stages & Treatment Options

What is Male Pattern Baldness? Male pattern baldness (MPB) is the most common type of hair loss hair loss in men [1]. It affects around 6.5 million men in the UK, with most men experiencing it to some degree by…

Hair Transplant Statistics 2022

Hair Transplant Statistics (Updated 2022)

Thanks to celebrity hair transplant success stories and the growing business of male grooming, hair transplants are more popular than ever. And thanks to hair transplant statistics from the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, it’s easy for hair transplant…


Is My Hair Thinning Or Am I Paranoid? When To Speak To A Hair Loss Specialist

Whether we like it or not, our hair plays a vital role in how we look and feel; and if you’re experiencing thinning hair or hair loss it can have a significant impact on your life, self confidence and self-esteem.
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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. In fact, since 2016, hair transplant surgeries have increased by more 16% worldwide [1]. Although…

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Bald Spot on Crown: How to Spot it and How to Stop it

Whether you’re getting ready for the day or checking yourself out in a mirror while you’re out and about, discovering a bald spot could be anyone’s worst nightmare. Hair loss is a very common condition that can affect men and…

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Can Lack of Sleep Cause Hair Loss?

With roughly 62% of adults worldwide suffering from lack of sleep, there are many people whose health is being negatively impacted. [1] Professionals and individuals have long discussed the connection between a lack of sleep and hair loss. It is…

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What to expect at your first hair transplant consultation

Are you considering a hair transplant? We often suggest that our readers seek advice from an experienced hair loss specialist before making a decision about a hair transplant or about other hair loss remedies. This is for two main reasons: the…

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Vitamins For Hair Growth: A Complete Guide To Hair Supplements

Abstract The hair supplement industry is expected to boom over the next 10 years, reaching a predicted value of $2.86 billion. But while mineral supplements and vitamins for hair growth are an increasingly popular choice of hair loss remedy, there’s…

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Does Whey Protein Cause Hair Loss?

Hair loss is widespread worldwide among men and women. Approximately 80% of men and 50% of women around the world will experience hair loss in their lifetimes [1]. With the issue affecting a significant proportion of the population, it is…

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Hair Transplant Infection: Everything You Need To Know

Over 650,000 people get hair transplants every year, globally [1]. However, not all of these transplant processes go as smoothly as patients would hope. Unless you go to a trusted, professional clinic, you could be putting yourself at risk of…


Why Do White Blood Cells Attack Hair Follicles? Auto-Immune Conditions And Hair Loss

Hair loss can be caused by many things, and although hair loss occurring as a result of genetics is more frequent, it can also be triggered by illness and disease. Auto-immune diseases can have a particularly profound effect on the body, causing not just systemic problems but hair loss too. Here’s a look at auto-immune diseases and some of those which have the ability to cause hair loss.
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The benefits of Omega-3 for your hair

If you’re struggling to keep your hair growing long and healthy, you may have already started to look into different vitamins, supplements, or treatments that promise to restore your hair to its healthiest state. One thing you may have already…


Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) and Hair Loss

Often when young women experience hair loss, it gets put down to stress, especially if they have a busy job or a lot going on in their personal lives.
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Can You Get A Hair Transplant On The NHS?

Hair transplants are a treatment that has steadily risen in popularity over the last few years. It’s now expected that every 13th man will get a hair transplant [1], and there are many women out there suffering from female pattern…

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Vitamin Infusion Therapy For Hair Loss

Vitamin deficiency can have a huge impact on hair loss. If your body is lacking certain vitamins, minerals and anti-oxidants then it can reduce your hair growth or cause the hair follicles to cease production of hair entirely, causing hair…

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Can A Hair Transplant Increase Hair Density?

A hair transplant is one of the best ways to improve the thickness and density of your hair. In fact, thinning hair is one of the most common reasons for getting a hair transplant. Thin or patchy growth can make…

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Does Wearing Hats Cause Hair Loss Or Baldness?

When it comes to hair loss, you could spend hours researching whether you’re going to be one of the two-thirds of men who experience some sort of hair loss during their lifetime [1]. You can be bombarded with plenty of…


Does Minoxidil Change Hair Colour? 5 Minoxidil FAQs

There are many reasons why abnormal hair loss occurs. No matter what the cause of your hair loss is, there are many treatment options available. Minoxidil is a hair loss treatment that’s readily available over the counter. Minoxidil, also known…

Promote Healthy Hair Growth With These Foods

10 Hair Growth Foods + 4 Key Nutrients For Healthy Hair

When it comes to promoting healthy hair growth, many people think that store-bought treatments are the answer.

3D Printed Hair: Could It Be A Cure For Hair Loss?

The concept of 3D printing is now firmly established and since its invention in 1979 has progressed rapidly into mainstream areas such as engineering, manufacturing, science and medicine. Though most are aware of the term few know exactly where it…

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Mature Hairline Vs Receding Hairline: What’s The Difference?

If you notice that your hairline isn’t quite as even or low as it once was, you might worry that you’re seeing the first signs of male pattern baldness. Unfortunately, sometimes this is the case. Genetic hair loss affects around…

How Soon Is Too Soon For A Hair Transplant

Can You Get A Hair Transplant Too Early?

Increasingly, younger men are turning to hair transplants below the age of 30 as a solution to hair thinning. And while some younger men make good candidates for hair transplant procedures, the success of the results must be considered thoroughly…

Elon Musk Celeb Hair Transplant Before And After

Elon Musk Hair Transplant: Everything You Need To Know

Many celebrities are rumoured to have had a hair transplant. In fact, some of them have come straight out and said it. But others — like Elon Musk — have kept coy about their hair restoration surgery, despite it being…


How To Deal With Dry Brittle Hair Falling Out

When your hair is healthy, you just know it — it feels thick, full, soft and shiny. But it’s not always easy to keep your hair healthy. According to a survey of women in the US, 91% of people cause…


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…

Wimpole Clinic Guide To Thinning Hair

The Wimpole Clinic’s Guide to Combat Thinning Hair.

Do you sometimes feel like your hair isn’t as thick as it once was? It could be down to something really simple and very easy to address. Try our proven tips to get your hair back to its former health.…

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Why Excessive ‘Vitamin A’ Can Cause Hair Loss

Vitamin A is a powerful antioxidant and has many great properties that can improve your health. It’s an important part of a healthy and balanced diet. However excessive Vitamin A can cause a number of problems, including hair loss.