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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?
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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…

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You Can Still Style Your Eyebrows after a Transplant.

Just like everything else, eyebrows are subject to the whims and vagaries of fashion. From the barely-there wispy brows of the 70s to the luxuriant ‘scouse brow’ that is so popular right now. If you are the possessor of eyebrows…

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Male hair transplant to fight thinning hair

The Daily Express ran the following article in their Fashion & Beauty section.... THANKS to Dancing on Ice judge Jason Gardiner’s new head of hair, male hair transplant have been in the headlines this week. While more men are increasingly prepared…

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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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…

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 –…

How stress and anxiety can lead to hair loss

Stress can sometimes be a positive presence, motivating and creating the impetus to reach a target or a goal. However, too much stress can lead to anxiety and this is a far less desirable emotion, causing not just psychological effects but also physical manifestations too. One such symptom is hair loss; we take a closer look at how stress and anxiety can lead to this.
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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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The Truth about Hair Loss: Fact or Fiction

Hair loss is often perceived to be unavoidable with up to seven out of ten men believing that there’s no reliable treatment. Centuries ago, “treatment” for hair loss involved smothering their head in chicken droppings but thankfully modern treatments aren’t just less disgusting, they’re also much more effective. Hair loss can be very effectively treated, particularly if help is sought sooner rather than later. However, there are many myths about hair loss and its causes which still persist; can you tell fact from fiction?
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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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Weird and Wonderful Historical Hair Loss Treatments

It’s not just contemporary society that has a fascination with a hairy man; throughout the centuries, hirsuteness has been much sought after as a sign of virility and manliness. Modern treatments for hair loss, such as FUE, are incredibly effective with natural-looking and permanent results. Unfortunately, this hasn’t always been the case. Here’s a closer look at some of the treatments men have endured throughout history in an attempt to halt or reverse the hair loss process.
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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…

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Can a bad hair transplant be fixed?

While there are a high number of success stories with hair transplants, there are also a number of bad hair transplants that can leave patients with both physical and mental scarring. There is nothing worse than building yourself up to go through the procedure, only to be disappointed with the results.
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Hair loss treatments becoming ever more popular

Recent trends are showing a huge increase in the amount of people looking to treat their hair loss - a trend that is forecast to continue over the next few years. Increasingly poor diets, high levels of stress and the…

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How to Treat and Style Hair After Transplant

After hair transplant surgery, it is one of the first things you want to do – play around with your new hairstyle or look. Being excited is understandable, but for the sake of your hair and scalp, you should wait…

Hair transplant: celebrities we may have missed!

Here at the Wimpole Clinic we like to keep up to date with our celebrities, particularly those with hair transplants. We have ourselves had a few well-known gentlemen come through our doors
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Go Natural – The Best Oils to Use to Stimulate Hair Growth

Hair loss is an issue which affects a large proportion of both men and women, and can be the result of a wide range of causes. Illness, trauma, stress, pregnancy and genetics can all play a part in hair loss, and the effect can be either temporary or permanent. For cases of hair loss which are permanent, a hair transplant offers a natural looking and lifelong solution but it’s worth trying a number of other treatments first to see if it’s possible to reverse the effects.
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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…

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.
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Why men are becoming cosmetic junkies?

And it is not just hair transplant! Men are saying that cosmetic procedures are adding to self-assurance and confidence in their everyday lives. Hair styling and grooming are now as important for men as women and women are more than…

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The foods that can contribute to hair loss

You may have tried special shampoos, massage and hair thickening treatments but to no avail: your hair loss is either worsening or refusing to improve. Depending on the cause, you may need to consider a full hair transplant but you…

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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…