Hairloss Improvement Solutions for Men and Women.
When hair loss is a sign of something more serious

When hair loss is a sign of something more serious

08th February 2016

Hair loss can be caused by many different things, sometimes hair loss itself is the condition, and sometimes, hair loss is actually a symptom of something else. Understanding whether hair loss is the indicator or the problem, is the first step on the journey to resolving the issue. Some types of hair loss are a […]

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If You Want To Get Ahead… Leave The Hat At Home

If You Want To Get Ahead… Leave The Hat At Home

07th February 2016

Hats. There was a time in the not so distant past when every man wore a hat. To leave home without one would have been on a par with stepping out with no trousers. These days they are far from ubiquitous, but at no time in history has the choice been so wide. From boaters […]

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You know that smoking is ruining your youthful good looks, but what about your hair?

You know that smoking is ruining your youthful good looks, but what about your hair?

07th February 2016

It’s well known that smoking will turn your insides black and sticky, make you cough like an old man every morning, and that it devilishly exchanges that twenty-a-day nicotine fix for a long, slow, and ultimately ugly demise, but perhaps less commonly reported is the impact it will have on the longevity of your youth. […]

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The right age for a hair transplant?

The right age for a hair transplant?

06th February 2016

Since Wayne Rooney had his first hair transplant in 2011, young men all over England have been flocking to clinics, confident that there is no longer any need to be embarrassed about undergoing such a procedure. But is there any benefit to having a hair transplant in your twenties, as opposed to your forties? Quite […]

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Future trends in hair transplants: is scarless surgery possible?

Future trends in hair transplants: is scarless surgery possible?

05th February 2016

Hair transplant surgery has come a long way in recent years. The more traditional strip transplant – where a strip of skin was taken from the donor site, from which the hair follicles were removed and trimmed before being transplanted to the new site – has been all but replaced by the follicular unit extraction […]

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How to grow a great beard

How to grow a great beard

04th February 2016

Beards have gone high fashion over the past few years, with men of all walks of life sporting impressive examples of face hair. But how can you grow the beard you’ve always wanted? Here are some tips for top beard growing: Start a month ahead of schedule It will take at least a month for […]

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Diagnosing hair loss

Diagnosing hair loss

03rd February 2016

At the first sign of hair loss, usually on your pillow or the drain on your bath or shower, it is a wise move to get checked out. There have never been so many diagnostic tools available, we take a closer look.   Getting a Diagnosis The two most common causes of hair loss are […]

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Burglar pretends he has alopecia to avoid being nicked

Burglar pretends he has alopecia to avoid being nicked

03rd February 2016

A burglar in Essex shaved his head and claimed to suffer from alopecia areata to avoid being caught after police issued an e-fit image of him with black hair and a beard. Ian Dunstane, aged 41, who burgled a house in Bognor Regis in November last year, came up with the plan after seeing the […]

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Footballers and fans follow Rooney: Wayne behind increase in men opting for hair transplants

Footballers and fans follow Rooney: Wayne behind increase in men opting for hair transplants

02nd February 2016

Experts are citing the ‘Wayne Rooney effect’ as the reason for a massive increase in men seeking hair transplants over the past few years. And it’s not just fans on the street who are taking the plunge – according to reports there has been a 25% increase in major league football players having hair transplants […]

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Castor Oil – Unsung Hero For All Hair Related Problems?

Castor Oil – Unsung Hero For All Hair Related Problems?

01st February 2016

You don’t have to read much about Castor oil and its remarkable properties to realise why it is so highly valued by so many people. From recognised value in a wide range of deeply scientific, medical applications to its use by those more traditional to their approach, castor oil  is worthy of closer attention. Not […]

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3 things to know before you have a beard transplant

3 things to know before you have a beard transplant

31st January 2016

The problem of hair loss or lack of hair growth is no longer just restricted to our scalps. Attention has now moved down to our chins as increasing number of men request a facial hair transplant. Often, this is an aesthetic consideration as sporting a full beard has become a fashion must have and some […]

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Beard Transplant FAQs

Beard Transplant FAQs

29th January 2016

Beard transplants are growing in popularity with men wishing to achieve a more impressive facial hair offering. Here we answer some of the most frequently asked questions: What does a beard transplant procedure entail? A beard transplant is performed in exactly the same way as a hair transplant to reverse hair loss on the scalp. […]

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Scalp micropigmentation: tattoo, permanent make-up or medical procedure?

Scalp micropigmentation: tattoo, permanent make-up or medical procedure?

28th January 2016

The delivery of pigments into the skin with a needle device; there are many similarities between conventional tattooing, permanent make-up and scalp micropigmentation, but there are important and distinct differences. Penetration The scalp micropigmentation practitioner will deliver the pigments into the skin to replicate hair follicles in the form of dots in areas of hair […]

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Is Kris Jenner’s hair thinning?

Is Kris Jenner’s hair thinning?

27th January 2016

Recent images of Kris Jenner show a contrast between what looked like thinning hair and the development of a bald spot at her hair line one day, and a voluminous headful of hair the next. Clearly she was wearing a wig, and now speculation is rife about why she would need to resort to this […]

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Hair Loss Solution Kills Graduate

Hair Loss Solution Kills Graduate

27th January 2016

A tragic story reaches us from Anhui Province in Eastern China. Graduate Cui Fei, 26, had just completed his University education and was seeking a solution for his hair loss as part of his preparations for entering the job market. At a local hospital he was prescribed a traditional Chinese remedy containing knotweed, sometime during […]

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The pain factor

The pain factor

26th January 2016

Progressive hair loss, known as alopecia areata, is noticeable in 40 per cent of men by the age of 35 and 65 per cent by time they turn 60 and about half of all women over the age of 65. In a recent survey, over half of hair loss sufferers would rather have more hair […]

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Beard transplants grow in popularity

Beard transplants grow in popularity

25th January 2016

Beards have seen a resurgence in popularity in recent years as luxuriant facial hair has become a hipster must have. A recent study from Braun found that 53% of men say they feel more attractive to the opposite sex when sporting a beard. So, what can the beard-challenged do? For those unable to grow a […]

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Gillian Anderson wears wig rather than risk hair loss

Gillian Anderson wears wig rather than risk hair loss

24th January 2016

A really good actor is like a chameleon – you can hardly recognise the real person from one production to the next. They become the character. This has been actor Gillian Anderson’s dilemma as she transitions from red-haired X-Files protagonist Agent Scully to the blonde lead for the return of DSI Stella Gibson in The […]

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Living with alopecia areata – going viral

Living with alopecia areata – going viral

23rd January 2016

A shaved head can be a great look – it has the potential to accentuate a perfectly formed skull and make the facial features really pop. For those who choose this style – all kudos to them – but if it’s not a style choice, and you’re doing it because it’s better than what you […]

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Does laser hair therapy work?

22nd January 2016

Quite simply, the answer is yes! What is right for you? Is laser hair therapy the right method for you? Are you struggling to keep your luscious locks looking thinker and fuller? Then look no further, laser hair therapy – also known as low light laser therapy – offers a safe, reliable, pain and stress free […]

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Are hair transplants suitable for women?

Are hair transplants suitable for women?

21st January 2016

Hair transplants have been taking place for decades, and you would perhaps be forgiven for thinking that this type of procedure was something that was traditionally the domain of men. This isn’t necessarily the case. Although men are indeed the primary recipients of hair transplants, there has been an increasing number of women opting to […]

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UK Open Days – Book Early To Avoid Disappointment

UK Open Days – Book Early To Avoid Disappointment

20th January 2016

HIS Hair Clinics are delighted to announce open days at all their English clinics, starting in London on Feb 25th and finishing in Manchester on March 3rd. There will be experts on hand to discuss your hair loss situation and explain all the options available. If you are interested in SMP you will have the […]

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Womens Hair Loss – What You Need To Know

Womens Hair Loss – What You Need To Know

20th January 2016

Around 50% of all women will experience some form of hair loss, roughly the same number as men. For about 20% of these women the experience will be a temporary one. For the rest, some form of solution needs to be found. For a very long time the principal, almost singular, reaction would be to […]

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Lyme Disease Bombshell: disease that causes hair loss described as ‘one of the most dangerous illnesses to mankind’

Lyme Disease Bombshell: disease that causes hair loss described as ‘one of the most dangerous illnesses to mankind’

20th January 2016

Billionaire John Caudwell recently spoke to the Daily Mail about the devastating effect that Lyme disease has had on his family. Attacking the assertion of the governmental health body, Public Health England (PHE), that Lyme disease can only be caught from a bite from a tick, Caudwell is convinced that this disease can be passed […]

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Will I have a full head of hair after a hair transplant?

Will I have a full head of hair after a hair transplant?

19th January 2016

There are many questions that will be on the minds of anyone considering a hair transplant, but probably first and foremost will be the question of whether the procedure will result in a full head of hair afterwards. The answer is that it very much depends, and that it can change and evolve over time. […]

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Why your workout might be making you bald

Why your workout might be making you bald

18th January 2016

Working out and ensuring you’re getting regular experience can offer many positive benefits to the body and mind, but there are some negative side effects that people are likely to be less aware of. One of these is the effect that your workout could have on your hair. Think that is an unlikely link to […]

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Milk of Magnesia – Good for Anti-Shine?

Milk of Magnesia – Good for Anti-Shine?

18th January 2016

Milk of Magnesia was “discovered” quite early on the history of Scalp MicroPigmentation (SMP) as an effective anti-shine. Recommended by one client to another and on through the forums to become a popular solution for reducing shine on many an SMP wearer. But is this off label use appropriate? We take a closer look at […]

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New study gives hope for PRP as effective hair loss treatment

New study gives hope for PRP as effective hair loss treatment

17th January 2016

PRP also known as Platelet Rich Plasma can be used to treat impacts and injuries with effective and natural healing results by using samples of the clients’ blood. PRP typically contains more plasma than ordinary blood. To gain this substance red blood cells – which are vital for regrowth and restoration – are separated from […]

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Homeopathy – Can It Really Help With Hair Loss?

Homeopathy – Can It Really Help With Hair Loss?

16th January 2016

Homeopathy is a system of complementary medicine in which illnesses are treated with minute doses of natural substances that, in larger amounts, would produce symptoms of the ailment. Or, as my Nan would have it, “like cures like”.  It is most popularly used by sufferers of skin conditions and, we our readers will no doubt […]

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Trichologist or transplant expert?

Trichologist or transplant expert?

16th January 2016

If you believe you’re experiencing hair loss, it can be a worrying time. Regardless of the cause, taking action quickly is strongly advised, so it is very important to understand who it is that you need to see to get a professional assessment of what is causing your hair to fall. The sooner the cause […]

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