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Treat the Cause and Not the Symptoms – What your Trichologist Should be Telling You

A trichologist is someone that specialises in the science behind hair. Hair and scalp conditions can be an irritating and embarrassing part of our life, but a good trichologist will work with you to ensure improvement over the condition of…

Instant coverage with hair loss fibres

Most hair loss treatments take weeks, even months, to show their full effects. Full, long lasting coverage of bald spots or receding hair lines requires you to be patient but the wait will be more than worth it. However, if…

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…

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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…

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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…

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Where does the hair come from for hair transplants?

Where does donor hair for a transplant come from? One of the most frequently asked questions in our patients' initial consultation is ‘where does the hair come from for hair transplants?’ When many of us think of a hair transplant we…

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Hair loss and the menopause

The menopause is a time of great changes in the female body, when hormones change causing a period of adjustment for most women. There are not many women who manage to go through the menopause without experiencing some symptoms, but for some individuals, the signs are more severe. Hair loss isn’t often discussed as one of the biggest problems experienced during the menopause but it’s surprisingly common to a lesser or greater degree. Here we take a closer look at hair loss and the menopause and why it occurs.
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The Biggest Myths About Hair Loss Treatment

Hair loss zaps confidence and thinning hair often makes people feel subconscious of their looks. The style, colour and style of our hair affects our emotional well-being. When hair thins or there is hair loss, you can become more susceptible…

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Trichotillomania

Good hair gives us a good feeling – everyone knows that. And yet, few people consider the relationship between mental health and hair. Many mental health conditions can cause thinning or unhealthy hair, forming a cycle of damage to self-esteem…

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Brittle Hair vs Hair Thinning – What’s the Difference?

Is your hair thinning or is it brittle? Sometimes, it can be hard to tell, and not knowing what the problem is means it can be difficult to find the answers. Here, we help you spot the difference, so you…

New study shows key nutrients slow hair loss in women

The American Hair Loss Association has released results from a study looking at hair loss in women, which seems to show that hair loss can be reduced by consuming a few key nutrients daily. The study found that women who…

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FUE & FUT – What’s the difference?

In recent years there has been a significant increase in the number of men and women seeking cosmetic surgery for hair transplants to tackle hair loss concerns. As a condition that affects nearly 50% of women and over 40% of…

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Young women hair loss is increasing

Up to 40-50% of women under the age of 40 are affected. According to a recent article in Marie Claire, the average age of women experiencing hair loss is now 30. Hair for most women is their biggest single defining…

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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Hair Fibres for covering Hair Loss

We have all seen the adverts on the television for products that promise to help you improve the thickness of your hair, but what if there really are products out that that could actually help those people who are suffering…

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Traction or Trauma Alopecia & its treatment

Traction alopecia occurs when hair is consistently worn in very tight hair styles, creating constant tension on the hair root which causes irreparable damage. This tension will, initially, cause breakage of the hair shaft but, over time, it will actually…

Why Planning Your Hairline Is Essential For Great Transplant Results

Why Planning Your Hairline Is Essential For Great Transplant Results

For anyone of the 50% of the population who suffer from hair loss in the UK who may be considering hair transplants as a permanent solution to restoring their hairline, one of the most important things to consider is your…

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Male hair loss: How to plan a hair transplant

What are your plans and goals for 2015? Higher income? More time off? Doing up the man cave? How about more hair on your head?

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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Fundamental causes of hair loss in men and how to treat it effectively

The American Hair Loss Association state that 50% of men will experience some form of hair loss by the time they reach the age of 50. Unfortunately, it is an unavoidable matter of fact that your hair will thin as…

FAQ About FUE Treatments

FAQ about FUE Treatments

Follicular Unit Excision, also known as FUE is becoming the latest favoured treatment for hair transplants. The procedure works by extracting individual hair follicles from a part of the head where normal healthy hair growth occurs, such as the side or back of the head. These individual follicles are then inserted into the areas of the head affected by hair loss.

The Type of Transplant with the Shortest Downtime?

Many of those who opt for a hair transplant understandably have lots of questions to ask about the procedure. What does it involve, will it hurt and, the question most asked – how long will it take me to recover?…

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.

Derma needling for hair loss

Derma needling has been used by skincare professionals for quite some time now in the fight against signs of aging. It has been proven to help skin to appear rejuvenated, plumped up and brighter. Hair loss experts are now extending…

Common Scalp Problems And How To Treat Them

Common Scalp Problems and How to Treat Them

Scalp conditions can be very common, and can sometimes lead to some form of hair loss. Issues concerning the scalp can range from the everyday dandruff that’s extremely common to skin irritating psoriasis and everything in between. To help you…