The Latest Eyebrow Trends

The latest eyebrow trends

It seems like everyone is obsessed with their eyebrows these days – so much so that like fashion and beauty, they have their very own trends!

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…

Are Low Carb Diets Bad For Hair?

Are Low-Carb Diets Bad For Hair?

Most of us strive to remain healthy and stay looking and feeling our best; and for some of us that can involve very strict diets, workouts and regimes. One of these lifestyle choices may be to opt for a low-carb or ketogenic diet, where carbohydrates are restricted or completely eliminated, such as with the Atkins or Keto diet regimes.

Beard Transplant Post-Op Itch: How To Get Through It

Beard 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 in…

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Eyebrow hair replacement

Eyebrows frame the face adding expression and depth and can dramatically emphasize the eyes. For women whose eyebrows start thinning, knowing where to turn for help or to find the best solution can be difficult. Women will research and find…

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Improving hair texture damaged by iron deficiency 

There are many factors that can affect the texture and quality of hair. Your iron levels in particular can play a big part in how long, strong and healthy your hair grows. Iron deficiency anaemia affects around 2–5% of adult…

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Is it OK to take Minoxidil 3 times a week?

Hair loss is a common problem that affects over 40% of men aged 40+ across the globe [1]. Many men who are suffering from this choose to take medication or treatments to prevent further hair loss and stimulate growth. If…


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…

The Latest Development In Technology To Combat Hair Loss

The latest development in Technology to combat hair loss

In a country where over half the population will be affected by hair loss at some point in their lives, many will be seeking to find a solution to the psychological and physical effects of losing hair. Whether it’s through male or female pattern baldness, alopecia areata or temporary hair loss known as telogen effluvium, the effects of hair loss can be profound and very distressing.

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.

Chili Oil For Hair Growth + 6 More Oils For Healthy Hair

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.
The Type Of Transplant With The Shortest Downtime?

Hair Transplant Downtime: How Long Do You Need?

Many of those who opt for a hair transplant have lots of questions to ask about the procedure. What does it involve? Does having a hair transplant hurt? And how much hair transplant downtime do I need? Hair transplant downtime depends…

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What Kinds of Hair Loss Can Be Repaired?

Both men and women fall victim to hair loss and baldness, but what are the causes and what can be done about it? We see television ads, internet posts and other advertisements that boast products that can miraculously combat baldness…

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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…

Can Having Wavy Hair Make A Significant Difference In The Illusion Of Density With A Transplant?

Hair Transplants For Curly & Wavy Hair

Hair transplantation is a cutting edge procedure which has the ability to transform people's lives. It can boost self-esteem, increase confidence and improve your self-image [1]. But if your hair is wavy or curly, you may be unsure if you're…


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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Telogen Effluvium: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options

Telogen effluvium is a type of temporary hair loss caused by stress, shock, or trauma. Research suggests it’s the most common cause of diffuse non-scarring alopecia (pattern baldness remains the number one cause of general hair loss for both genders)…

Hope For New Hair Loss Wonder Drug

Hope for new hair loss wonder drug

A drug which reverses the effects of hair loss and thinning has always been the holy grail but until now, it has eluded scientists. While there are a number of other topical treatments (Minoxidil, Finasteride & Dutasteride) and hair transplant…

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Do Hair Transplants Work?

Hair transplants are one of the most popular hair restoration methods. In 2021, more than 703,000 hair transplant procedures were performed around the world — a rise of 151% in the last decade [1-2]. Until recently, hair transplants haven’t had…

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Ludwig Scale: Causes, Stages & Treatment

Female pattern baldness is the primary cause of hair loss in women [1]. But it has many symptoms in common with other conditions, such as chronic telogen effluvium and alopecia areata, so it can be tricky to diagnose. The Ludwig…

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What Makes You A Good Candidate For A Hair Transplant?

While the increasing popularity for hair transplants suggests that more and more people are successfully regaining their hairline and curing baldness, the reality is that in order to be a good candidate for the procedure there are more prerequisites than…


Male pattern baldness linked to prostate cancer: new findings

According to the Journal of Clinical Oncology, researchers have discovered a link between a specific type of male pattern balding and prostate cancer in patients who first suffered hair loss around the age of 45. The study found that, of…


Thicker, stronger and dandruff free hair in one bottle!

The scalp would normally defends itself against micro-organisms and fungus infections. It is often the case, however, that the defence system becomes weakened and fungal infections develop. When this occurs the scalp is unable to defend itself and develops a…


Research reveals Men prize their Hair more than their Memory

A new study has shown that although they may not particularly want to part with either, when it comes to a choice between losing their hair or their memory, men would rather do without the latter. Hair loss can be attributed to many causes and affect women too, but men are far more likely to have to face up to the possibility of losing their luscious locks. Research has shown that loss of hair can have a devastating impact on a man’s confidence and self-esteem, which explains the rocketing popularity of hair transplants. Here’s a closer look at the effect losing their hair can have on a man.