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Vitamin Supplements for Healthy Hair Growth

Vitamins are needed to prevent hair loss and boost strong, healthy hair growth. The best way to get enough vitamins is to eat a well-balanced diet containing a variety of foods but often with our busy lifestyles we do not…

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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…

What Beard Types Suit Your Face

What Beard Types Suit Your Face

Whatever the current trends in facial hair, it’s essential to remember that different face shapes call for different beard styles. By understanding what your face shape is, you can get your ‘optimal beard’ design. When it comes to facial hairstyles,…

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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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The best shampoo advice!

There are myriad shampoos and conditioner brands on the market, all proclaiming benefits for the hair and scalp - but many do not live up to expectation. It may explain the frequency with which many of us change the products…

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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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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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FAQs about Follicular Unit Excision (FUE) Hair Transplants

Hair transplants have come a long way since they first burst onto the market, and the results are now extremely natural-looking, without the “teabag” perforation marks which blighted the earliest procedures. Hair loss affects a large proportion of men and women in the UK, and transplants can now be carried out on a range of different sites including the top of the head, the eyebrows and facial hair too. The procedure is very discreet and the resulting appearance looks so natural that no-one will be able to tell that you’ve had a transplant, other than by your thicker and fuller looking hair! Modern hair transplants can be carried out via a couple of different procedures but FUE is one of the most revolutionary, offering excellent results. Here are some of the most common FAQs about Follicular Unit Excision (FUE).
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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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Which hair care rituals can lead to hair loss and damage?

Hair loss can be hereditary but even still, there are a number of things you could be doing to damage your hair without even realising. Here we’ve shared some of the different hair care rituals that can potentially lead to hair loss and damage.
What Your Beard Says About You

What your beard says about you?

Beards have been ‘on trend’ for the last few years, with a range of styles from full beards to stubble making an appearance on the world’s most stylish males. But what exactly does your beard say about you? Let’s take…

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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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How can scalp micro-pigmentation (SMP) create a cleaner, more stylish look for shaved heads?

What is scalp micro-pigmentation? Scalp micro-pigmentation (SMP) is an increasingly popular yet relatively new alternative for, or compliment to, hair transplant in men suffering from male pattern baldness. The look of a natural, close-shave hairline is carefully and skilfully ‘tattooed’…

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Hair restoration shame: the stigma of opting for full hair?

Let's be honest, the pressure on men to have 'great hair' has significantly increased over the last few years. Leto-long hair, hipster hair, teddy-boy hair, Clooney hair, Beckham hair; it doesn't matter what your style you just need good hair…

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Maintenance after a Hair Transplant – What Medications are There?

No matter how well your surgeon performs your hair transplant the outcome depends just as much on how much care you take afterwards. All patients are given an aftercare pack to help them in looking after their hair post-surgery however…

Vitamin D And Hair Loss – What’s The Story?

Vitamin D and Hair Loss – What’s the story?

There have been numerous studies into the effects vitamin D has on our general health, most notably it plays a vital role in bone health and the prevention of cardiovascular disease and diabetes. However, recent studies by researchers at Cairo University have also found a link between vitamin D and hair loss, namely whether having a vitamin D deficiency can result in hair falling out.
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Advances in eyebrow restoration surgery

Technical advances in eyebrow hair replacement  allow partial or complete eyebrow loss to be successfully treated – from completely denuded (bare) brows to patchy or partial eyebrows; from eyebrow damage resulting from tattoos to missing sections of eyebrow due to scars.…

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NeoGraft – A Hair-Loss Treatment Breakthrough?

A revolutionary new way to treat hair loss has been unveiled in a hair restoration clinic in San Diego, America. This new procedure creates permanent results while being minimally invasive and is set to completely turn the world of hair…

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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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Foods & supplements to combat hair loss

Hair loss is complex but the foods that we eat and the supplements that we take can have a beneficial effect by influencing the quality and quantity of hair growth. Good nutrition with complex proteins is essential for healthy hair,…

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Summer hair loss: true or false?

Many of us will notice that during the (mostly) warmer summer period, we experience more hair shedding than usual. Summer hair loss or ‘seasonal hair loss,’ is indeed well-known in both and men and women and can be due to…

Beard Transplant Side-effects

Beard transplant side-effects

In many areas of society, they ability to grow a full, thick beard is seen as a sign of manliness and of a man being virile and strong. Although that is not necessarily true of beards, or the ability to…

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Hair thinning in women

It’s the Catch 22. None of the women in your family suffer from hair loss or female pattern baldness and yet, why the thinning hair? According to London’s Royal Free Hospital, ‘About 45 per cent of women will have some…

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5 Great Natural Remedies for Combatting Hair Loss

Have you noticed that your hair is falling out more than usual?
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Hair loss after hair transplants – Do you need another treatment?

The number of people undergoing hair transplants is on the rise and not just with celebrities. With hair loss affecting up to 50% of men and women in the UK, it is now also becoming an increasingly common and viable solution for everyday people to counteract the signs of hair loss and baldness.
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Get a head start, choosing your hair transplant surgeon.

The hair loss world has been infiltrated by many flashy intermediary services which are throwing money at high marketing campaigns. This makes it more difficult for clinicians to directly reach their patients. Hair Transplanting is a surgical speciality that requires…

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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…

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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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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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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.