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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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Promote healthy hair growth with these foods

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

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Post Natal/Partum Hair Loss

Having a baby is, in equal parts, the most wonderful, the most exciting and the most stressful experience you will ever have. During pregnancy and afterwards you are bombarded from all sides with advice about absolutely everything. One thing nobody…

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Questions asked on Hair Loss Forums

There are plenty of forums out there dedicated to those people, both men and women, who have suffered with hair loss. Perhaps these are questions they don’t want to ask their doctor or simply questions that they don’t know who…

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Can Stress Affect the Success of my Hair Transplant?

Stress can have all kinds of effects on the human body from panic attacks to weight loss and, yes, to hair loss. So it is perhaps natural to worry about whether stress can affect your hair transplant particularly if you…

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Why does donor hair continue to grow?

Why does donor hair continue to grow after hair transplant surgery? Donor hair grows after being transplanted because of 'donor dominance'. The hair follicles used ( or 'donated') from the back scalp area during hair transplant surgery are genetically programmed…

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Young female hair loss

Young, female, hair falling out... Women as young as 30 and 40 years old are increasingly experiencing hair loss. In the West, it is estimated that 37% of women (1 in 3) suffer from hair thinning or balding, many of…

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Confused about why I got rejected for a hair transplant

Perhaps you have been experiencing hair loss and have spent hours deciding whether or not to see a surgeon about having a hair restoration procedure. You may have been arranging finances and finding out everything there is to know, only…

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Hair loss sufferers to take the national stage

As a woman, losing your hair can mean much more than a change in your appearance. A woman’s hair has much more of an emotional tie and losing it can lead to great distress. Many women associate their hair with…

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The Best Forums for Hair Loss Advice

Often a sensitive topic, hair loss is not something that everyone feels able to discuss openly. Hair loss forums can provide a valuable support network in these circumstances; a place where those who are beginning their hair loss journey can…

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Psychological Reasons That Women Undergo Hair Loss Surgery

Hair loss surgery is often wrongly linked with vanity, when in actual fact it’s much more serious than that.
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What is Trichoclasis – How is it Best Managed?

What is Trichoclasis? Trichoclasis is one of a number of conditions, which are commonly referred to as “split ends”. Technically Trichoclasis is a fracture of the hair shaft but with a hair which still has a cuticle (which is intact…

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Why Eyebrow Transplants Are More Popular Than Ever

The world of hair transplants has evolved immensely over the past few decades to deliver highly effective hair transplant solutions that not only focus on the scalp, but other areas such as beards and eyebrows too. And interestingly enough the…

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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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Why Women Don’t Talk About Hair Loss

No matter what your age, for a woman, losing hair can lead to a stressful and traumatic time. And for many women, it is something they don’t discuss, preferring to hide it away by using headscarves or wigs etc. For…

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The strangest hair restoration myths debunked

Hair restoration continues to gain in popularity and many people benefit from the confidence boost it offers them. However, some people still find that myths about hair transplants prove a barrier to them booking the potentially life altering surgery. We…

5 Beard Styles You Can Have After A Transplant

5 Beard Styles You Can Have After A Transplant

Surprisingly nearly 50% of men will have difficulties growing a full beard. To those who have no issues with facial hair, this may not sound like a huge deal or even a blessing not having to battle with a razor…

How To Add Colour To Your Hair Without The Use Of Chemicals

How to Add Colour to Your Hair without the Use of Chemicals

We had a good response to our July article “Can Frequent Use of Dyes Contribute to Hair Loss?” We, therefore, decided to produce this article, which gives some natural alternatives to hair dye, which reduce the use of chemicals and its impact on your hair.
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Bald patches treatment advice – alopecia areata

Bald patches (Alopecia areata) affects your hair follicles causing patches of baldness in your hair. It is very likely that if you will only have a partial loss of hair and it is likely that hair will regrow of its…

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Visiting a hair loss clinic: How to prepare & what to expect

Hair loss can occur for a number of different reasons but if your hair loss is sudden or you it starts shedding in large amounts, it may be time to book yourself in to see a Trichologist.
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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Eyebrow Transplants – Facial Hair Treatment Isn’t Just For Men

The notion of facial hair transplants or treatment is not a new one, and for some time men have been relying on this method to help them grow a healthy beard and moustache. Just as we can treat the head…

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Getting ready for hair transplant surgery: the essential steps

If you have been struggling with thinning or receding hair, you may have tried a number of different treatments in order to stop or reverse the effects.
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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 –…

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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…

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Beard boom boosts popularity of beard implants

The current craze for men with beards continues unabated, and despite regular media predictions that we have reached "peak beard," facial hair remains more popular than ever. The Telegraph even reported a 2015 survey which showed men feel their bearded…

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Do I need to increase blood flow to the scalp for better growth?

Do I need to increase blood flow to the scalp for better growth? Hair growth is surprisingly slow at around an inch every few months, around 6 inches in total over the year. This growth rate, of course, varies from…

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Male Pattern Balding Q and A

Male pattern balding or male pattern hair loss is the name for gradual hair loss from the scalp, occurring in men which results in hairless areas or balding. This condition affects over 50% of men. Since it is a genetic condition, there is no cure, nor can it be prevented or reversed. Some hair loss products available from hair loss specialists may be able to slow hair loss, care for the existing hair condition and also create the look of fuller or thicker hair.
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Is hair transplant painful?

Last week we talked about the gradually diminishing stigma of hair transplant and the reasons why some men would rather suffer baldness than opt for a simple hair transplant procedure with a specialist London trichologist. One of the perceived questions…