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So that’s how he does it – secret behind Trump’s hair revealed

02nd March 2017

Donald Trump never seems to be out of the news at the moment as he moves from one controversy to another. Nothing seems to attract the world’s press more than his famous and slightly odd looking hair. A cartoonist’s dream, his sculpted bonce almost seems to have taken on a life of its own with […]

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James Nesbitt claims his hair transplant helped his career

01st March 2017

James Nesbitt, leading man of the small screen who has starred in TV shows such as ‘The Secret’, ‘The Missing’ and ‘Monroe’ credits his stardom to his hair transplant. He admits he began to go bald in his twenties, which led to a decline in the number and quality of roles he was being offered […]

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Hair Loss In Young People – Rules Of Engagement

28th February 2017

Hair loss is an all too common problem, as we age the genes we inherited will dictate at what point our hair starts to recede. But what can young sufferers do about it?   Hair Loss In Numbers The stats around hair loss can make depressing reading. 50% of all women will suffer and 80% […]

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Would a bald emoji help you come to terms with hair loss?

28th February 2017

For those men who haven’t experienced hair loss it can be an amusing condition. The obvious physical differences seem to encourage mockery and ridicule without any real concern for the feelings of the person who’s getting the ribbing. Women suffering from hair loss are less likely to become the butt of a joke but the […]

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The hair brush that prevents hair loss

27th February 2017

If you haven’t heard of the Internet of Things (IOT) then chances are you soon will. It’s an umbrella term for a whole variety of smart gadgets that automatically connect to apps and servers remotely. To date these have mainly been everyday objects, such as refrigerators which order online or smart bins that work out […]

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The future of hair loss treatment

27th February 2017

There’s already a great range of proven treatments and procedures for tackling the problem of hair loss from scalp micropigmentation to a full hair transplant. What’s even more exciting though is a range of new treatments in the development stage which could see a genuine revolution in the hair loss industry over the next few […]

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Hearing The Key To The Cure For Hair Loss

26th February 2017

Could it be that the cure for hair loss might come from research into the cure for hearing loss… we investigate.   The Central Challenge to Finding A Hair Loss Cure The commercial imperative to produce new drugs for the market means the search for a hair loss cure remains unattractive to the large pharmaceutical […]

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Why we go bald: the evolutionary reasons for hair loss

26th February 2017

For at least 80% of men hair loss is an inevitable part of the ageing process by the time they hit 50. Even by mid 30s 60% of men are experiencing the onset of balding and it can be a bitter pill to swallow. Gone are the hirsute days of youth to be replaced by […]

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Technology companies compete to beat hair loss

25th February 2017

Tech companies are getting in on the billion-pound hair loss industry in 2017, competing to offer a viable, effective solution. In preparation for the huge Las Vegas based CES 2017 event, two new high-tech hair loss devices have been unveiled. So, what are these devices and could they be the future in hair loss treatment? […]

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Katie Price Comes Clean About Her Hair Loss

24th February 2017

UK celebrity Katie Price turned on a troll who abused her online for her hair loss. In the process she raised the profile of this all too common problem.   From Jordan To Katie The story of Katie Price is a remarkable one. Forget Teflon Don Trump, Katie has more bouncebackability than a Tigger on […]

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How our stressful lifestyles are affecting our health (and our hair)

24th February 2017

It’s no secret that stress can cause significant negative effects on both the body and mind. While it’s true that moderate levels of stress can have positive outcomes, particularly in the work place, high levels are linked to numerous, potentially serious illnesses. Here we’ll look at how a consistently stressful lifestyle could be affecting your […]

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What did we learn about hair loss in 2016?

23rd February 2017

2016 was an exciting year with multiple breakthroughs in hair loss research, giving much needed hope to alopecia patients. Here are some of the highlights: Ruxolitinib for alopecia areata American researchers managed to successfully treat a female patient with the autoimmune disorder of alopecia areata by using a topical solution of Jakafi (ruxolitnib). The patient […]

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Corrie’s Alan Halsall joins the TV hair transplant crew

23rd February 2017

The hair transplant seems to becoming more popular. Hardly a week goes by without another celebrity announcing that they’ve had or are in the process of having the procedure to stem their hair loss with the aim of recapturing their lost youthful looks. Not a quick decision The latest recruit to this every burgeoning club […]

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A Standard View Of Hair Loss

22nd February 2017

Dan Jones is a highly respected British journalist who has put pen to paper to describe his own hair loss journey and offer insights into the lessons he has learned.   The Standard The Evening Standard is the evening paper for pretty much anybody travelling on the London Underground system, by a long way the […]

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Is there a link between Teflon and hair loss?

22nd February 2017

A study by Hairline International Research and Treatment Centre has released a report which links the presence of Teflon particles in blood with hair fall patients. Teflon contains Perfluorooctanoate Acid (PFOA), it is most commonly marketed for its non-stick properties on Teflon coated cooking utensils, and these particles may even be found in water and […]

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Could pollution be behind your bald spot?

21st February 2017

Air pollution in Delhi, India is rising so high that a health emergency was declared in November 2016 and public primary schools were shut down in order to protect young children from exposure to dangerously high levels of pollution. Coincidently, a recent study has also found that sixty percent of Delhi men are scoring much […]

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Womens Hair Loss – Cause Is Crucial To Outcome

20th February 2017

Hair loss for women follows a very different path when compared to hair loss in men.  Most is hereditary but there are many other more treatable causes, we investigate.   Hair Loss For Women – More Triggers Than The OK Corral Hair loss for men, as many of our readers will understand, can start at […]

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The “non-surgical hair transplant” – would you try it?

20th February 2017

One of the latest makeover crazes for men involves the use of hair pieces to reverse the balding process. Experts who make the hair pieces say that there is a huge rise in the number of their customers, especially those who are looking to recreate hairstyles regularly seen on celebrities in reality TV shows. What […]

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Thinning hair – a barber’s-eye view

19th February 2017

For many men, hair loss might be a natural part of the aging process, but that doesn’t stop it having a significant impact on their self-esteem. Even those who aren’t particularly bothered about their overall appearance can often experience extreme stress when their hair starts to thin or fall out. Some men are so desperate […]

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Big Data Provides Insights Into The Genetic Make-Up Of Bald Men

18th February 2017

The findings of a Edinburgh University study employing “big data” to look into the genetic markers for baldness have provided real insight into the subject. We take a closer look.   UK Biobank Biobank is a remarkable British facility. It was set up as a charity by a group including The Wellcome Trust, The British […]

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When hair loss leads to a life of crime

18th February 2017

Hair loss is known to cause significant psychological distress. Often linked to a sense of identity, when the hair starts to fall out, it can really damage a person’s self-confidence and self-esteem. This in turn leads many people to take desperate measures in order to restore their precious locks. For one group of men in […]

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Hair loss prevention

17th February 2017

There are multiple causes of hair loss; some can be permanent whereas others are just temporary conditions which can be resolved from the correct medications, self-care and time. In order to effectively fight hair loss, the underlying condition and reasoning needs to be understood. Common causes of hair loss There are lots of reasons why […]

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Could your shower be causing your hair loss?

16th February 2017

The health of our hair is a result of high quality internal and external conditions. Eating a well-balanced, nutrient rich diet along with getting enough sleep is just as important as using the right hair products, avoiding tight hairstyles which can put strain on the hair roots and minimising the use of hair dye. Some […]

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Scalp Micropigmentation On Offer In Hair Loss Trial?

16th February 2017

Ever on the lookout for new science led hair loss solutions we spotted a strange statement in the inclusion criteria inviting female candidates for a new study…   Rare Research Into Women’s Hair Loss It immediately caught our eye as an interesting article, the announcement of any new clinical research into a hair loss solution […]

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What is Trump’s problem with facial hair?

15th February 2017

Unless you haven’t noticed Donald Trump has been in the news fairly regularly over the last few weeks. From the debate about the size of the inauguration crowd (where the term alternative facts was coined) to the executive order banning immigrants from 7 countries entering the US, he’s generating headlines and often for the wrong […]

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How long do YOU spend thinking about your hair loss?

14th February 2017

According to new research, it isn’t just women who are concerned with their appearance these days. From hair loss to excess weight, the average man is reported to spend a huge one and a half years worrying about their looks. When broken down, the average time men spend worrying about their hairline is 20 hours […]

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Lichen Planus And Hair Loss

13th February 2017

Lichen Planus is a frustrating disease, fortunately rare, especially in men. But for victims it is a thoroughly miserable experience that can cause hair loss. We take a closer look.     Lichen Planus It is classified as a chronic inflammatory disease which can affect the skin, scalp, mucous membranes and nails. It takes its […]

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How To Match Your Beard To Your Hairstyle

13th February 2017

A well groomed beard can frame a man’s face and give his appearance an instant lift. However ask just about anyone and you’ll soon realise the importance of coordinating your beard style with your hairstyle. If the two styles clash you can quickly go from looking hot to not! What to watch out for Although […]

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Sweetening the pill – discount for bald customers

12th February 2017

Hair loss can be a traumatic experience for many people. It’s often one of the earliest signifiers of the onset of the ageing process and heralds an unwelcome change from a more youthful, hirsute style. Although not everyone is equally distressed and some people can eventually come to terms with balding there are very few […]

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The Dog Eat Dog World Of Hair Loss Advertising

11th February 2017

News that a Chicago Bears former linebacker is taking a hair loss clinic to court for falsely claiming responsibility for his hair transplant caught our eye, we take a closer look.   Difficult Beginnings It is a huge challenge to convince an audience that your clinic is capable and to be trusted when it comes […]

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