What would your look like with SMP®? Upload your photo now to My Virtual SMP®.
How Your Hair Ages

How Your Hair Ages

03rd September 2015

As we get older, our bodies start to change. On the skin, wrinkles can begin to form and there is a general trend southwards as gravity begins to take its toll. The hair also experiences some changes as time goes on, but turning grey is just the tip of the iceberg. Hair is constantly in […]

Read more
Alopecia Universalis Explored

Alopecia Universalis Explored

02nd September 2015

Alopecia universalis may be very rare, affecting just 1 per cent of patients suffering from alopecia areata, but the emotional devastation it causes is acute. Alopecia means hair loss and there are various forms of alopecia, the most common being androgenetic alopecia or, more commonly, male and female baldness. Alopecia areata is an autoimmune condition […]

Read more
Chris Brown – He Does What He Likes

Chris Brown – He Does What He Likes

01st September 2015

Here at His Hair Clinic we are fond of tattooing heads and admire those who, having performed all their due diligence, choose come to our clinics. It means we do not miss too many associated articles so it stands to reason Chris Brown’s most recent antics did not go unnoticed. With the caption “I do […]

Read more
Male Pattern Baldness, What Can I Do About It?

Male Pattern Baldness, What Can I Do About It?

31st August 2015

It’s difficult to say whether your hair will follow the same path as your father’s. Androgenetic alopecia – more commonly known as male pattern baldness – does run in families, however you can carry the gene without expressing it.   If you have reached the age your father was when his hair started thinning and […]

Read more
Miami ‘Model’ Call

Miami ‘Model’ Call

31st August 2015

Ever watch any of YouTube videos or watch a local news segment highlighting SMP and HIS Hair? Ever wonder how those clients ended up being featured? A local news outlet out of Miami is interested in doing a short feature, along the lines of a piece produced earlier this month by Fox at our Houston […]

Read more
What Causes Hair Loss?

What Causes Hair Loss?

30th August 2015

Hair loss is an everyday concern to millions of men and women worldwide. While one of the most common causes of hair loss is androgenic alopecia – male and female pattern baldness – there are many other factors that create follicular challenges. Here are just a few of them:   The Programmed Three-Part Life Cycle […]

Read more
Alopecia Sufferer Fires Up the Computer, Creates a Community, And Finds Support

Alopecia Sufferer Fires Up the Computer, Creates a Community, And Finds Support

29th August 2015

Erin Walker, a nine-year old alopecia sufferer, from Broughton near Kettering, admits she was nervous as to how people would respond to her once people saw and realized that she was losing her hair. But instead of letting the nerves get the best of her, she decided to begin documenting her experiences and sharing them […]

Read more
Shedding Light On Hair Transplant Surgery

Shedding Light On Hair Transplant Surgery

29th August 2015

In 2012, former England footballer Michael Gray had hair transplant surgery – and the full seven-hour operation was streamed live on the Internet. In June 2015, he was back for more, sharing his experiences live online once again [click here to see video]. Inspired by the courage displayed by other high profile men such as […]

Read more
Is Your Diet Making You Bald?

Is Your Diet Making You Bald?

28th August 2015

Studies are suggesting that crash diets can lead to premature hair loss, the old “does this outfit make me look fat,” question could be replaced with “does this diet make me look bald?” Crash diets are just what they sound like: these extreme diets where you lose weight at a sudden and rapid (often times, […]

Read more
Do Hair-Growth Drugs Ruin Your Sex Life?

Do Hair-Growth Drugs Ruin Your Sex Life?

28th August 2015

Whilst male pattern baldness can become the bane of your life, its solutions might be even worse for you as it’s been revealed that common hair-growth drugs can negatively affect your sex life – what’s it going to be guys, passion or fashion? A recent study conducted by researchers at the Boston University School of […]

Read more
Donald Comes Up Trumps In Hair System Row

Donald Comes Up Trumps In Hair System Row

27th August 2015

Donald Trump has been the victim of jibes surrounding his hair for what seems like forever. The arch-capitalist is a staunch Republican and currently the front runner in the polls for his party’s Presidential nomination, as can often happen when a powerful man attempts to reach out to a wider population he has found himself […]

Read more
Did You Know Your Hair Follicles Might Be The Cure To Hair Loss?

Did You Know Your Hair Follicles Might Be The Cure To Hair Loss?

27th August 2015

35 million men and 21 million woman are suffering from hair loss in the US alone. There is currently 811,363 hair loss sufferers worldwide that are actively seeking treatment and millions more hiding in the shadows trying to cope with the loss of their hair, image, and confidence. Many of these are suffering from male […]

Read more
How to Avoid the Hair Loss Scams

How to Avoid the Hair Loss Scams

26th August 2015

 Experiencing some degree of hair loss is, unfortunately, an inevitability for 50 per cent of the population – and that’s the mixed population, not just men. By the age of 50, one in two men and, similarly, one in two women will have androgenic alopecia manifesting itself as diffused thinning or a receding hairline and […]

Read more
A “Cool” New Treatment Helps Prevent Hair Loss in Chemotherapy Patients

A “Cool” New Treatment Helps Prevent Hair Loss in Chemotherapy Patients

26th August 2015

Can the art of scalp cooling be the new non-surgical procedure to help prevent and slow hair loss?   A new hair loss preventative measure for chemo patients called scalp cooling is gaining popularity as it nears FDA approval. Patients like Kim Nyalka have found the treatment to be a success thus far after exploring […]

Read more
Diary of a Hair Loss Sufferer, Aged 35 ½

Diary of a Hair Loss Sufferer, Aged 35 ½

15th August 2015

Unless you’ve dealt with hair loss personally it’s hard to understand exactly what it means. It’s a complex set of emotions bubbling away, much of it wholly irrational; a potent mix of fear of ageing, of how you are perceived by your friends and colleagues and also, of course, your attractiveness to the opposite sex. […]

Read more
What are the Pros and Cons of FUE Hair Transplant Surgery?

What are the Pros and Cons of FUE Hair Transplant Surgery?

14th August 2015

Follicular unit extraction (FUE) transplants are a popular means of rearranging functioning hair follicles on the scalp, taking grafts from a donor site, usually on the back of the head, and implanting them in front of a receding hairline. Where a FUT hair transplant (follicular unit transplant) uses the strip method to ‘punch’ grafts of […]

Read more
How to Shave Your Head

How to Shave Your Head

12th August 2015

It’s sounds easy when people suggest that you whiz it all off but this is the one big decision you can make with your hair and, crucially, the one that you can’t undo. You may have spent the last decade styling, cutting or teasing your hair in a certain way to disguise the thinning but […]

Read more
Does This Picture Scream SMP At You Too?

Does This Picture Scream SMP At You Too?

10th August 2015

Cheeky chappy Tim Lovejoy, you will almost certainly know him if you live in the UK and don’t live in a cave. He is that well-rounded bloke off the telly, used to be on all the lads TV shows, hosted a legendary Saturday morning football show before his easy charm saw him scooped up and […]

Read more
Celebrities Reach Out As Alopecia Areata Becomes More Common

Celebrities Reach Out As Alopecia Areata Becomes More Common

09th August 2015

64.1 Million people live in the UK. For every thousand citizens, two suffer with Alopecia Areata – the increased appearance of bald patches that can grow to the size of a large coin. That’s a lot of people suffering from the type of hair loss in the UK alone. Alopecia Areata: The Basics Alopecia Areata […]

Read more
Did You Know Birth Control Causes Hair Loss?

Did You Know Birth Control Causes Hair Loss?

08th August 2015

Around the world, five babies are born every second. That’s 18,000 in an hour, and 432,000 in a day. With more and more children born year in and year out, the increase in birth control users rises. It’s now been revealed that not only can birth hormones increase the risk of hair loss, but birth […]

Read more
Protecting Yourself From Skin Cancer This Summer?

Protecting Yourself From Skin Cancer This Summer?

07th August 2015

As summer settles into its final month for the year, we’ll all be looking to get out and top up our tans. With that in mind, it’ll be of the utmost importance that we protect our skin like we protect our phones. We all know that the worst thing in the world is waking up […]

Read more
My Perfect SMP Ruined by Further Hair Loss!

My Perfect SMP Ruined by Further Hair Loss!

06th August 2015

It is a sad truth that the phase of hair loss that brought you to His Hair Clinic is likely to be followed, maybe decades later, by another retreat of the hairline. This can of course have a highly negative affect on the aesthetics of your Scalp Micro-Pigmentation (SMP). Fear not! One of the many […]

Read more
New Non-Surgical Device to Combat Hair Loss Cleared by the FDA

New Non-Surgical Device to Combat Hair Loss Cleared by the FDA

06th August 2015

For the millions of people who suffer from androgenic alopecia, new, effective and accessible treatments are eagerly welcomed. This latest non-surgical, non-invasive laser product from the US-based hair restoration technology company Capillus has recently been granted FDA approval [click here to see details] and has seen many cases of hair regrowth in men and women […]

Read more
SMP – Buy Cheap Buy Twice

SMP – Buy Cheap Buy Twice

05th August 2015

An alarming rise in the number of clients approaching His Hair having been treated by inferior practitioners is indicative of both the growing popularity of the treatment and the wave of new businesses popping up to service the demand.     These clients are not simply choosing a barber where a bad haircut can be […]

Read more
Vitamins and Minerals that Prevent Hair Loss and Boost Healthy Hair

Vitamins and Minerals that Prevent Hair Loss and Boost Healthy Hair

04th August 2015

If you are concerned about the condition of your hair, your eye may be drawn to shampoo labels detailing added vitamins and minerals that promise to give hair health a boost. But before those products can have any beneficial effect, you need to make sure you have sufficient levels inside your body. The ideal route […]

Read more
“Please, Don’t Get a Scalp Tattoo”

“Please, Don’t Get a Scalp Tattoo”

03rd August 2015

Flashback Friday to that one time an Esquire magazine writer said in 2013 that no one should get a ‘scalp tattoo’. Two years later, and we still (respectfully) disagree. It’s been a while since US Esquire posted an article about ‘scalp tattoos’ (its’ 1 years, 9 months, and 14 days…but who’s counting?). In fairness, the […]

Read more
5 Things You Might Not Know About Trichotillomania

5 Things You Might Not Know About Trichotillomania

01st August 2015

Trichotillomania is a condition where a person feels compelled to pull their hair out, often resulting in patches of baldness, after which there is usually a sense of relief or an easing of pressure. Cases of trich, as it is sometimes abbreviated to, range from mild (where a concentrated effort not to pull is sufficient […]

Read more
Hair today, Gone Tomorrow, Back Again the Week After..?

Hair today, Gone Tomorrow, Back Again the Week After..?

31st July 2015

A patent has been granted to a global consortium of research establishments including the University of Arkansas, it holds the promise of unlocking the secrets of returning a hair loss sufferer to a full head of hair.  Though you might need to be patient. BMD 2341 As exotic names go it is rather understated isn’t […]

Read more
BPA in the Blood Causing Hair Loss?

BPA in the Blood Causing Hair Loss?

29th July 2015

For most of us, a packed lunch is our midday stopgap ritual. Now it seems we’ll have to find alternatives for our plastic packs of goodness as a clinic in Bengaluru have discovered that 92% of their patients seeking hair loss were found to have BPA – an industrial chemical used to make certain plastics […]

Read more
Six Things That Happen When You Shave Your Head

Six Things That Happen When You Shave Your Head

29th July 2015

We know that hair loss and the prospect of baldness is on of the big topics of conversation amongst men. Thinning hair can be the worst-kept secret, often hidden under hats or bolstered with products, with the ‘sufferer’ confronting the reality every morning with a thousand little disappointments. To some it becomes an obsession and […]

Read more