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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…

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Grace – Traction Alopecia

Feedback after surgery I am a registered nurse who has suffered with hair loss (Traction Alopecia) in my hairline and top scalp. This had been caused by using tight hair styling, extensions and chemicals over many years. I discovered the…

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…

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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…

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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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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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…

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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…

What Women’s Beauty Treatments Damage Hair?

What women’s beauty treatments damage hair?

In today’s society, where we’re exposed to immaculate pictures of celebrities everyday on the news, the Internet and in magazines, looking good has become a major priority for many of us. In particular, women are putting themselves through rigorous diets and beauty regimes to ensure they look and feel fabulous and are up to date on the latest fashion and beauty trends.
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Hair transplant for Wimpole’s Clinic Manager Derek

This month marked not only Wimpole Clinic's 40 years of experience treating hair loss with natural-looking hair transplants, but also a brand new head of hair for one of our key team members, Derek Bailey. Derek is Clinic Manager at the Wimpole Clinic and has supported numerous patients arriving, somewhat nervously and hopefully, for a solution to their hair loss or male patter
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3D Printed Hair – What is it, and does it help?

The concept of 3D printing is now firmly established and since its invention in 1979 has progressed rapidly into mainstream areas such as engineering, manufacturing, science and medicine. Though most are aware of the term few know exactly where it…

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Trichology – Is Your Scalp at the Root of Your Hair Problems?

For many women and men alike the hair truly is their crowning glory so when it starts to look unhealthy or even fall out this can cause a great deal of distress. The state of the scalp and hair is…

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Bad hair for charity: GOSH’s HAIRraising continues

  Great Ormond Street Hospital meets fundraising targets with the help of hair salons and bad hair days Growing, cutting or styling one's locks or facial hair in a particular fashion has always been a popular way to raise funds…

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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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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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Auto-Immune Diseases and Their Link to 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.
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Losing your hair? Could one of these causes be to blame….?

No-one likes to lose their hair, whether they are male or female, but it’s a reality that some people have to deal with. There are lots of reasons why hair loss can occur and not all of them mean you…