Brits step up to the hair loss challenge

Brits step up to the hair loss challenge

05th May 2016

Oxford Biolabs, a nutraceutical company based in Oxford, are doing their bit for British hair loss after releasing a new topical lotion and capsule range. TRX2 contains 100% naturally based substances and aims to promote the growth of normal, healthy hair by reactivating potassium ion channels within hair follicles. It is now considered by many […]

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Are hats causing your baldness?

Are hats causing your baldness?

04th May 2016

The causes of hair loss are numerous, varying from genetic to stress induced, but a recent article from GQ claims that regularly wearing hats is “the worst problem” for hair loss. The article claims “guys that are wearing a hat all the time are creating their own male pattern baldness”, by “not allowing the sweat […]

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Free Hair Loss Treatment Available To All

Free Hair Loss Treatment Available To All

04th May 2016

The cost of treating hair loss can be excessive, particularly when you start looking at the cost of top drawer hair systems, or talking to hair transplant surgeons. We take a look at the benefits of nature’s most potent panacea, sleep.   Cost Of Ownership Issues $83.1 Billion. The sum total of expected global spending […]

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Hair Loss Threat To All Women

Hair Loss Threat To All Women

02nd May 2016

A stark warning to women is reported on Expose.com – Heavy menstrual cycles have a direct effect on your hair health and can be a cause of substantial hair loss… At least there is something you can do about it.   Healthy Hair Hair is made from a protein called Kerotin. When it is produced […]

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Successful Bald Men

Successful Bald Men

30th April 2016

Male baldness may be a common sign of ageing, but that doesn’t stop the feeling of devastation for many men. When you begin to lose your healthy, full head of hair it can trigger a significant drop in confidence. However, it doesn’t have to ruin your manly appeal. There are many successful bald men who […]

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The New York Start-Up That’s Cutting the Cost of Hair Loss Pills

The New York Start-Up That’s Cutting the Cost of Hair Loss Pills

30th April 2016

A new e-commerce New York start-up known as Blink Health, is causing a stir in the prescription drug industry, offering products at much lower prices than its competitors. Most notably, it is rivalling top drug Viagra, offering a much cheaper solution at a fraction of the cost. It isn’t just Viagra that’s feeling the pressure. […]

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Russian Man Sues Google for “Making His Hair Fall Out”

Russian Man Sues Google for “Making His Hair Fall Out”

28th April 2016

Hair loss has been linked to a wide range of causes, but up until recently, bad news wasn’t one of them. According to Russian man, Roman Maslennikov, the sheer amount of negative news stories presented via Yandex News, Russia’s version of Google, has caused his hair to start falling out. He’s now taken the case […]

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Queen orders Prince William to sharpen up his look with hair transplant

Queen orders Prince William to sharpen up his look with hair transplant

28th April 2016

Reports say that Queen Elizabeth is prepared to fork out a princely £30,000 to pay for her grandson to have a hair transplant, in order to look at least as good as his stunning wife, the Duchess of Cambridge. Still fresh in her mind is the effect Princess Diana had on the British public, and […]

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Mesotherapy – the latest treatment in the quest for more hair?

Mesotherapy – the latest treatment in the quest for more hair?

27th April 2016

Actually, mesotherapy as a treatment has been commonly practiced by doctors in Europe and South America since the 1960s, and Dr Michel Pistor first used the treatment in France to manage a chronic asthma sufferer’s condition in the 50s. In fact the French even have a Society of Mesotherapy and it has been recognised as […]

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China’s FDA Clears iGrow

China’s FDA Clears iGrow

26th April 2016

The hair loss market in China has recently expanded thanks to the first FDA approved hair growth system. Developed by Apira Science Inc. the iGrow is the only hair loss device to receive approval from both the CFDA and U.S FDA. Together with China Central Pharmaceuticals, Apira Science Inc. is now set to sell the […]

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Hope For Chemo Hair Loss Sufferers

Hope For Chemo Hair Loss Sufferers

26th April 2016

The Tartan, newspaper of the student body at Carnegie Mells, has reported on some of the various strands of research aimed at finding new ways to treat chemo that would remove the threat of hair loss altogether. We take a closer look.   Chemotherapy and Hair Loss The way chemotherapy works is by targetting cells […]

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Cancer Patients Sue Over Drug that Causes Permanent Hair Loss

Cancer Patients Sue Over Drug that Causes Permanent Hair Loss

25th April 2016

Hair loss is a common side effect of cancer treatments such as chemotherapy. It is usually only a temporary problem, with the hair growing back once the treatment has finished. However, many cancer patients in America have been devastated to discover that after being treated with Taxotere, their hair loss has become a more permanent […]

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Cancer Patients May Not Have to Lose Their Hair Thanks to the DigniCap Scalp Cooling System

Cancer Patients May Not Have to Lose Their Hair Thanks to the DigniCap Scalp Cooling System

25th April 2016

Hair loss is an expected side effect of common cancer treatments such as chemotherapy. However, a revolutionary new system is set to make that a thing of the past. The DigniCap has been trialled and proven to help retain the hair during high-dose cancer treatments. One Conneticut woman involved in the trial was ecstatic to […]

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No Bananas? How to Spot the Signs of Potassium Deficiency

No Bananas? How to Spot the Signs of Potassium Deficiency

24th April 2016

Did you know that hair loss could be a sign of potassium deficiency? That’s not the only worrying effect a low potassium count can have on the body. Most people don’t think about their potassium levels. With so many things to worry about, potassium rarely pops up in conversation. Here you’ll discover why it’s important […]

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Study Highlights The Benefits Of Bald

Study Highlights The Benefits Of Bald

24th April 2016

From the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania comes the results of research aimed at discovering how women really fell about bald men… specifically men with shaved heads – Fair to say that caught our attention.   About The Study Wharton School of Business at University of Pennsylvania conducted a series of […]

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I got a beard transplant and it still hasn’t grown in!

I got a beard transplant and it still hasn’t grown in!

23rd April 2016

In spite of the best advice and information from their doctors at the time of the hair or beard transplant, people routinely freak out because they paid all this money and two or three months in there’s still no growth. The whole life cycle of the hair will almost certainly have been explained to them […]

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Reducing Chemo Hair Loss With Scalp Cooling

Reducing Chemo Hair Loss With Scalp Cooling

22nd April 2016

By the time someone is going through their first cycle of chemotherapy it is fair to say they are already in a significantly distressed condition. The associated hair loss can be relieved at this difficult time with the use of scalp cooling. Why Does Chemo Cause Hair Loss? Any chemotherapy therapy which are taxanes and/or […]

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Bang On Trend? How Some Fashion Fads Could Be Causing Your Hair Loss

Bang On Trend? How Some Fashion Fads Could Be Causing Your Hair Loss

21st April 2016

There are a lot of factors that can lead to hair loss, but very few people consider the possibility that it could actually be their fashion choices causing their locks to shed. Both men and women who strive to keep up with the latest fashion fads could find themselves paying the price for their on-trend […]

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How Scared Are You Of Losing Your Hair?

How Scared Are You Of Losing Your Hair?

20th April 2016

In a survey aimed at getting to grips with how men feel about losing their hair it came out as the number 1 fear. We know better than most just how upsetting it can be to suddenly be confronted at the prospect of a life without hair, but just how scary is it? We take […]

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Scalp MicroPigmentation SMP by HIS Hair Clinic

Scalp MicroPigmentation SMP by HIS Hair Clinic

19th April 2016

HIS Hair Clinic was the first Scalp MicroPigmentation company in the world. Twelve years later, HIS Hair has locations in seven countries and is the global leader for this type of hair loss treatment HIS are the original creators of Scalp MicroPigmentation techniques as a solution for hair loss for bald men. Ian Watson, co-founder […]

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Alopecia: The Facts

Alopecia: The Facts

19th April 2016

Alopecia is a pretty scary word, especially if you know very little about it. Many people will have first learnt of Alopecia when Gail Porter famously came out as a sufferer of the condition. However, despite knowing it causes the hair to fall out, very few people understand more about it. Here you’ll discover the […]

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Men: tearing your hair out over hair loss?

Men: tearing your hair out over hair loss?

18th April 2016

For a lot of us hair loss is inevitable. But that doesn’t stop us from panicking about it. It can occur for all sorts of reasons, not just because of our genetics. So if you’ve noticed more shedding than usual, don’t stress about it, instead here are some solutions you can try today to help […]

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Is Osman Kibar The Man Who Will Cure Hair Loss?

Is Osman Kibar The Man Who Will Cure Hair Loss?

18th April 2016

While the early results for his new drug suggest it may offer an improvement on Rogaine, the current market leader, it is the backstory of Osman Kibar, the company founder, that caught our eye.   Osman Kibar We came across Osman Kibar in an article carried by Forbes Magazine. Having never heard of him before […]

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Japanese pharmaceutical team in race with international researchers to find a definitive cure for hair loss

Japanese pharmaceutical team in race with international researchers to find a definitive cure for hair loss

17th April 2016

Regenerative medicine may hold the key to a hair loss cure, according to Japan’s Meiji Seika Pharma who have joined forces with a government funded research institute, Riken, to determine whether stem cells can be used to regrow hair in humans. Stem cells It is already clear that hair and teeth can be regenerated in […]

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How to Maximise the Results of Your Hair Transplant

How to Maximise the Results of Your Hair Transplant

17th April 2016

Hair transplants are known to be one of the most effective remedies for hair loss. However, what many people don’t realise is the importance of preventing further hair loss after the transplant. They assume the transplant itself will fix the problem. Therefore, when the hair continues to fall out after the procedure, it can be […]

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Have We Been Overlooking a Cooking Staple in the Search for a Cure for Hair Loss?

Have We Been Overlooking a Cooking Staple in the Search for a Cure for Hair Loss?

16th April 2016

Losing your hair can be a devastating experience, but a new study shows you may not have to look far for a cure. Rosemary is a common cooking herb found in many kitchens throughout the UK, but did you know it can also be great for hair loss? As well as offering a distinctive, pleasant […]

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Hair Loss Treatment Takes a Leaf From The Jungle Book

Hair Loss Treatment Takes a Leaf From The Jungle Book

16th April 2016

It is easy to forget, in these days of CGI scans and nanotechnology in medicine, that until recently all our drugs came from naturally occurring products. What is the future for the ancient herbalist remedies?   How Medicines Are Made Producing new medicines relies on the massive budgets of pharmaceutical giants to produce and test […]

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Getting back to your roots – can thickening products help hair loss?

Getting back to your roots – can thickening products help hair loss?

14th April 2016

If we were able to choose the hair we have then it would be thick, full and shiny. Unfortunately our hair doesn’t always get the memo and we have to contend with thin and flat hair. Over-styling, unhealthy diets and stressful lifestyles can often result in our hair being a limp mess, there are products […]

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Losing Your Hair? Swerve the Gym Advises Surgeon

Losing Your Hair? Swerve the Gym Advises Surgeon

14th April 2016

In news that will come as a shock to the many men who turn to the gym as a direct response to the first sign of hair loss, a Harley Street surgeon has delivered a direct warning on protein shakes and pumping iron. We take a closer look…   Muscles Are Not The Same As […]

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From Man-Boobs to Bald Patches – The Dangers of Steroid Use

From Man-Boobs to Bald Patches – The Dangers of Steroid Use

13th April 2016

If you’re looking to get pumped up quickly, it’s tempting to turn to performance enhancing drugs such as steroids. Popular amongst pro athletes and bodybuilders, the steroid industry is currently booming. However, there are many side effects that come from taking these strength enhancing drugs and some of them might just surprise you. Here you’ll […]

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