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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…

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What is Trichoclasis – How is it Best Managed?

What is Trichoclasis? Trichoclasis is one of a number of conditions, which are commonly referred to as “split ends”. Technically Trichoclasis is a fracture of the hair shaft but with a hair which still has a cuticle (which is intact…

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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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Post Natal Hair Loss – a Real Issue for Some New Mothers

When you’re pregnant, you may be described as having a glow about you, looking radiant and youthful even if you aren’t always feeling your best! Part of the reason for this is the flood of hormones which rush through your…

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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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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…

How To Add Colour To Your Hair Without The Use Of Chemicals

How to Add Colour to Your Hair without the Use of Chemicals

We had a good response to our July article “Can Frequent Use of Dyes Contribute to Hair Loss?” We, therefore, decided to produce this article, which gives some natural alternatives to hair dye, which reduce the use of chemicals and its impact on your hair.
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How to hide thinning hair with your hairstyle

Women experience hair loss and thinning for a number of different reasons. Sometimes it’s down to genetics or hormone fluctuations. It is also a common side effect of cancer treatments like chemotherapy. Regardless of the cause, hair thinning is not something you have to put up with! If you’re looking for an easy way to cover any thinning or bald patches, check out our top tips below…
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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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Hair Loss Getting Worse – with a Colour Change From Minoxidil

There are many reasons why abnormal hair loss occurs and often the best way to begin to combat it is by taking advice from a qualified trichologist in order to find out why it is happening and what you can…

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Eyebrow tattooing vs eyebrow restoration – how to find the best option for you.

Our eyebrows get thinner as we get older and the appearance of this can prematurely age us. Fuller eyebrows can make us look younger, fresher and more radiant. There are number of ways to achieve this but which one is…

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Why is Hair Loss More Common in Men than Women?

Whilst both men and women can experience hair loss, it tends to be more noticeable in men.
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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…

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Hair loss sufferers to take the national stage

As a woman, losing your hair can mean much more than a change in your appearance. A woman’s hair has much more of an emotional tie and losing it can lead to great distress. Many women associate their hair with…

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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…

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Can Depression Cause Hair Loss?

Good hair gives us a good feeling – everyone knows that. And yet, few people consider the relationship between mental health and hair. This four-part blog series focuses on four mental health conditions as they impact your hair, and what can be done to help.
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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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Eating a healthier diet can prevent hair loss

What you eat and drink on a daily basis not only affects your weight and general health but also the condition of your hair. If you’re looking to prevent or slow down hair loss, check out our tips below on how to eat your way to healthier hair.
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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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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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How can you handle going back to work after a hair transplant?

Many people feel self conscious and insecure when they begin to lose their hair. This is often why they choose to go ahead with a hair transplant. In an ideal world, they would go back into work shortly after the…

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Common Diagnostic Tests Your Trichologist Will Perform

It is important for a trichologist to physically examine your hair and ask you lifestyle questions to establish scalp conditions, in order to evaluate and apply the correct cause of treatment, no matter the symptoms or worries you present with.…

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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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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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Scarring explained – what to expect after hair transplant surgery

Hair transplants carried out by trained professionals can serve to dramatically improve a person's emotional well-being and confidence. We always have our patients’ best interests at heart and it is for this reason that we are very honest about possible…

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.
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Thicker, fuller eyebrows through eyebrow transplants

Thin, plucked eyebrows were de rigueur for many years, with Pamela Anderson sporting the kind of barely there look which many women aspired to.
90s Fashion Revival Hits Hair Loss: Beard And Goatee Transplants Up 72%

90s fashion revival hits hair loss: beard and goatee transplants up 72%

It started with a few throwbacks to the 90s: ripped jeans, flannel shirts and men with long hair. More recently, it was New Balance trainers and, God help us, neon windbreakers. With the death of Kurt Cobain now 20 years behind…

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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…

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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…