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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Hair Loss More Common For Women Of Colour

Hair Loss More Common For Women Of Colour

06th April 2016

Newswire reports a study that showed African/American women were more likely to experience hair loss and least likely to do something about it. We take a closer look.   Major Discovery In Research   The American Academy of Dermatology in Schaumburg, Illinois, conducted a meaningful study involving 6000 participants and made some surprising findings. Despite […]

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Yam Scam Confounds Hair Loss Sufferer

Yam Scam Confounds Hair Loss Sufferer

04th April 2016

News reaches us that a hair loss sufferer was conned into parting with over a thousand dollars for a sacred vegetable cure. We thought it worth a closer look.   What Makes A Vegetable Sacred? In ancient Chinese belief, any vegetable shaped like a human was considered to be imbued with life by the deities. […]

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Hair Loss Cure Breakthrough

Hair Loss Cure Breakthrough

02nd April 2016

From the Riken Centre for Developmental Biology in Japan comes the exciting news that they have grown skin with functional hair follicles. We take a closer look.   The Ambition   Science almost always advances in small steps, standing on the shoulders of giants so to speak. The team of researchers at the Riken Centre […]

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Aclaris Makes It’s Latest Move With Hair Loss Acquisition

Aclaris Makes It’s Latest Move With Hair Loss Acquisition

31st March 2016

Aclaris Therapeutics are an American pharmaceutical firm with a focus on novel treatments for dermatological problems. Their latest move in the stock market has been to acquire another American pharmaceutical outfit, Vixen… the deal gives Aclaris access to the experimental hair loss treatment being developed there. Worth a closer look we think.   Aclaris Therapeutics […]

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Antonia Hoyle Talks Womens Hair Loss

Antonia Hoyle Talks Womens Hair Loss

28th March 2016

Hair loss for women is a huge iceberg of an issue, many are aware of it but there is little discussion and consequently even less understanding. As a new sufferer, Antonia Hoyle, highly regarded freelance writer and journalist, is well-positioned to take on the challenge.   In a column for today’s Daily Telegraph, read the […]

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Will hair become a deciding factor in the presidential debate?

Will hair become a deciding factor in the presidential debate?

17th March 2016

Studies have long told us that men with thinning hair are deemed ‘less attractive and powerful’ than their thick-haired or shaved counterparts. But what impact could this have on America’s presidential campaign? The current campaign runners offer perhaps the most diverse and interesting hair we’ve seen in politics, but would it really impact their votes? […]

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Jack Ryder – From Hairy Fop To Bald Fashionista

Jack Ryder – From Hairy Fop To Bald Fashionista

28th February 2016

Jack Ryder spent his teenage years appearing in the UK’s most popular soap, Eastenders. Set in the tough east end of London Ryder was a charming, foppish presence and a big hit with younger female viewers for whom he quickly became a heartthrob. 13 years on he appears in a Daily Mirror article which led […]

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Where Will The Breakthrough Hair Loss Discovery Come From?

Where Will The Breakthrough Hair Loss Discovery Come From?

28th February 2016

Research into a cure for hair loss has hit new heights in recent years, the advance of technology in medicine has opened entire new fields of study with the seeming promise of an imminent ointment or pill to solve the problem once and for all. Alongside the multi-national teams working together on field trials of […]

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Is A Vegan Diet Bad For Your Hair?

Is A Vegan Diet Bad For Your Hair?

19th February 2016

Led by an army of Hollywood A-Listers, the vegan diet is on the rise. According to an article this week in the Daily Express one in four hundred of us now follow this extreme regime. But Beyonce and her friends are up against the Private Clinic of Harley Street who insist the diet is a […]

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Want To Avoid Hair Loss? Don’t Drink The Water!

Want To Avoid Hair Loss? Don’t Drink The Water!

17th February 2016

Shocking news from Flint in Michigan where the authorities continue to try and deal with water so corrosive it is damaging the systems lead pipes. The issue has manifested as a multitude of health problems for it’s citizens – including hair loss. That august journal, the New Scientist, has now turned its spotlight on a […]

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Major Breakthrough in Hair Loss Research

Major Breakthrough in Hair Loss Research

15th February 2016

You wait years for an important breakthrough in the search for a hair loss cure… then two turn up in the same week. The other day we reported the work of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, where great strides in understanding the function of stem cells provided important insight into what causes hair follicles to […]

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Stem Cell Research Points Way To Hair Loss Cure

Stem Cell Research Points Way To Hair Loss Cure

11th February 2016

Stem cell technology is the stuff of dreams. For medicine it holds the possibility of… well, just about everything. The ability to manipulate these building blocks of life has seen scientists take the first steps on the path to a new generation of medicine. The research has now extended to the study of hair loss […]

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Is 3D Printing Improving Hair Systems

Is 3D Printing Improving Hair Systems

09th February 2016

 Since its origins in the early 1980’s in Japan the excitement around 3D printing has been growing. Now its ever increasing reach has expanded into the world of hair loss with an Italian firm offering the world’s first bespoke 3D hair systems. We take a closer look. Historical Hair Solution The oldest detailed records of […]

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Mark Ronson – Uptown Funk Cost Me My Hair

Mark Ronson – Uptown Funk Cost Me My Hair

08th February 2016

Mark Ronson is the British born music producer credited with the midas touch that turned the Bruno Mars track “Uptown Funk”  from just another pop song into the global phenomenen there is no doubt it was – but behind the glorious success was months of stress in getting it just right. Stress that triggered a […]

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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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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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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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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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A-Cell Therapy + Platelet Rich Plasma – A Winning Combination

A-Cell Therapy + Platelet Rich Plasma – A Winning Combination

14th January 2016

Of all the more recent developments in the range of treatments available to hair loss sufferers, A-Cell therapy combined with Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) is without doubt the most cutting edge application of modern science on the market today, it is even used to improve the condition of scar tissue We take a closer look […]

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Chemotherapy – The Essentials

Chemotherapy – The Essentials

14th January 2016

Most of us will have a good idea of what Chemotherapy is, or at least understand it’s purpose. If you have a more detailed knowledge it is likely because you, or someone close to you, has had to undergo a course of treatment. The fact is that unless you have a motivation to research the […]

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Alopecia Appeal Finds Friends

Alopecia Appeal Finds Friends

12th January 2016

When, during her junior year of High School, Samantha LaMeres was diagnosed with Alopecia Areata it came as a shock. When the condition continued to deteriorate she bought a wig but having served her well for many years the wig itself has deteriorated to the point where it can only be worn with hats. Having […]

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HIS Hair Clinic

Good Looking Laser For Hair Loss

10th January 2016

Laser therapy was shown, in a Government funded US trial, to be of benefit in treating hair loss sufferers. Or as they put it:  “We observed a statistically significant difference in the increase in terminal hair density”. Little wonder then that laser therapy has taken it’s place among the range of reputable and proven treatments […]

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