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Bristol Open Day Review

04th February 2018

One of our newest clinics opened the doors for its first open day last month, we spoke to Alex, the genial proprietor and host for the event. Alex’s Road To Success Arrive at one of our latest clinics for an appointment and you will find yourself in the hands of the talented Alex Baynes. Alex’s […]

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Are Hair Transplants Becoming More Popular?

04th February 2018

Hair transplants have started to become increasingly popular over the past decade. These days, thousands of men each year opt to undergo the procedure to regain their thick, full and healthy locks. It may be expensive, but that’s not stopping those desperate enough to cover up their balding problem. Here, we’ll look at why hair […]

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Long Jail Terms For Hair Loss Tricksters

02nd February 2018

A round of applause for police in China who have cracked a ring of hair loss snake oil tricksters and seen them handed long jail terms.   Whistle Blower When a disgruntled customer in late 2016 from Ordos, a small but very forward-thinking town in Inner Mongolia, China, contacted the police, he shared with them […]

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Is Prince Harry really going to have a hair transplant?

31st January 2018

According to the Daily Star at the weekend Prince Harry is planning to “splash out £50,000 on a hair transplant in a bid to thicken his thinning locks”.  The paper is never one to shy away from the big story, regardless of the evidence so at this stage the jury is out on whether or […]

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Hair Follicle Germs – Food For Thought?

30th January 2018

A team in Japan, according to an article in Scotland’s Daily Record, have come up with an original hair loss treatment using germs and McDonald’s chips – We kid you not!   Japanese Study Professor Junji Fukuda, of Yokohama National University, led a team investigating hair regenerative therapy, the latest arm of medicine looking at […]

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How to tackle male pattern baldness

30th January 2018

Male pattern baldness or androgenic alopecia affects half the male population by the time they reach 50 so it’s hardly a rare condition.  Despite its frequency it can still damage self esteem with up to 60% of men in the UK reporting feelings of insecurity after losing hair. Don’t suffer in silence The main thing […]

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Ageing and hair loss

30th January 2018

We all know that as we get older our hair becomes thinner and more brittle and that the incidence of hair loss increases for men and women.  It seems obvious really but now a team of researchers in Sinagpore, working with University of South Carolina Pharmacy School Department of Drug Discovery have gone some way […]

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Bald men make the best valentines

29th January 2018

As valentine’s day approaches it’s worth considering the assertion that balding men are more attractive to the opposite sex.  “Urban myth!” I hear you say.  Actually, there is scientific evidence to support the claim following much research, many surveys and feedback from online dating agencies but we’re not going to get bogged down in that. […]

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Electrifying News For Hair Loss Sufferers

27th January 2018

Some Canadian research from the end of the last century on the effects of electrostatics on hair loss makes for interesting reading.   An Inspired Moment For reasons we have been unable to establish, but hats off to them just the same, a team led by Stuart WS Maddin at the Dermatology department of the […]

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Prince Harry and his path to baldness

27th January 2018

It’s William who’s been the subject of most hair related reporting in the last few weeks after he unveiled his new sharp crew cut but it won’t be long before all the scrutiny is focused on Harry with his impending wedding. After pictures of his engagement to Meghan Markle were released, it showed the Prince […]

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What can I do about hair loss?

27th January 2018

Hair loss is a very common problem, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t devastating for those suffering with it. The good news is, there are a lot of different treatments out there, which are known to be effective at treating the different types of hair loss. Here, we’ll look at some of the best options […]

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Turkish delight for balding migraine sufferers

26th January 2018

For anyone who’s ever suffered from a migraine they know that it’s not simply a headache.  Symptoms can often include nausea, vomiting and increased sensitivity to sound or light.  It affects about one in five women and one in fifteen men and when it strikes the results can be truly debilitating.  So, it may come […]

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Hurricanes and hair styles in Puerto Rico

25th January 2018

If you can, imagine the aftermath of a hurricane on a small island.  I’m sure you’ll think of boats, grounded far inland, houses and work places blown over, wreckage and trees lying everywhere, basically a scene of total devastation.  All these things are completely true but the one thing that you probably wouldn’t consider is […]

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How to diguise a head scar

24th January 2018

One of the things that people often forget about until their hair starts to thin is scars on the scalp that might have been sustained at a much younger age.  You can happily go through life with the hair covering the offending mark or marks until suddenly it starts to become more obvious as hair […]

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Last Call For Bristol Clinic Open Day

24th January 2018

If it is not already in your diary then the great news is that it is not too late, if you can make it to Bristol that is.   Bristol’s First Open Day As one of our very newest clinics this will be the first time the doors of the Bristol clinic have been flung […]

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How to style long hair – and the dangers

24th January 2018

Thankfully man buns started to go out of fashion long ago back in 2015, although many men chose to carry on growing their hair out. However, since it’s something that is definietley had its moment, you could try styling your hair in the following ways; A low ponytail. A ponytail can be something which is […]

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Are young people now more susceptible to hair loss?

23rd January 2018

Recent studies in China and America seem to indicate that there does indeed seem to an increasing number of people in their 20s and 30s suffering from some form of alopecia.  Whilst the studies are far from conclusive and anecdotal in nature there does seem to be a link worth investigating further. What’s happening? Stress […]

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Using fat to regrow hair

23rd January 2018

An interesting new procedure for the treatment of hair loss has been discovered in America. The company Kerastem has reported successful results in their phase two hair growth clinical trials and aim to target their treatment method to patients with alopecia. The Kerastem therapy is a one-time only treatment which uses fat derived regenerative cells; […]

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Hope For Alopecia Sufferers

22nd January 2018

HCell are an interesting US firm who have just taken a step forward in their search for a cure for alopecia areata.   HCell Inc This is an exciting venture based in Austin Texas which has a focus on developing alopecia treatments. Not some tired old blend of familiar essential oils either. These are therapies […]

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Did Prince William really pay £180 for a hair cut

22nd January 2018

OK so he may be the future King and and he does spend an awful lot of time in the public gaze but isn’t the reported £180 still a bit steep given Prince William’s lack of hair to start with?  Actually the story apparently has no basis in fact and as the Daily Mail Royal […]

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Are you giving your hair enough love?

20th January 2018

Just like the rest of your body, your hair needs regular maintenance and care so that it can stay healthy and looking impeccably groomed. However it’s possible that some of your grooming habits may actually be doing more harm than good on your hair. Without understanding the harms behind some of your habits, you could […]

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Are We Losing Our Hair Earlier?

20th January 2018

Research from China suggests male pattern hair loss might be occurring at an earlier age, we take a closer look.   Hair We Go The clientele of HIS Hair Clinic represent the whole gamut of society. We see men and women, young and old. That said, there is a clear attraction for younger men for […]

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Heir today, gone tomorrow

18th January 2018

Prince William surprised everyone today by unveiling a new hairstyle whilst he was visiting the Evelina’s children’s hospital in support of the Step into Health initiative.  It seems he may finally have come to terms with the hair loss that has plagued him since his early 30s as he taken the brave but applaudable step […]

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Breakthrough In Hair Loss Examined

18th January 2018

Claims of breakthroughs in hair loss are common enough, but there was enough about this one to make us look closer. Much closer.   Stop The Press During our regular trawl of the hair loss universe we are used to ploughing through press releases for “new” or “revolutionary” products, and rarely disappointed. Usually the find […]

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The armed gang who stole hair extensions

18th January 2018

Three men from Motherwell, armed with machetes burst into Terry Dunn’s home beauty salon and demanded she hand over hair extensions. The bizarre drama and unfortunate robbery unfolded in front of her son, one of her customers and a make-up artist who was employed by the salon. £100+ for a weft of hair Although a […]

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The father who shaved his head for his daughter

16th January 2018

Alopecia is usually accompanied with some emotional distress as sufferers lose their hair. It can be particularly traumatic for as children as one your girl, Riley found out when she lost her hair to the disease. Riley’s mother, Chelsea Sylvaria recorded and uploaded a video on Facebook and captioned with a heart-touching conversation that she […]

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Original Hair Loss Theory

16th January 2018

It is a rare thing, after years of trawling hair loss articles, to come across a new theory for the cause of hair loss. But this is most definitely one…   Root Causes Of Hair Loss There are, after all these years of research into the subject, some generally agreed principles about the cause of […]

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Is this product a genuine ‘natural’ treatment for hair loss?

15th January 2018

Hair loss is estimated to affect more than half of the world’s population. Evidence shows that women are less likely to be affected than men, yet they can still lose their hair. There are numerous products which are commercially available that claim to be able to tackle hair loss, one of the newer products available […]

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Could new year diets damage your hair

14th January 2018

With the New Year and heavy eating over the Christmas periods comes a rise in people making resolutions to lose weight and take up some extreme diets in order to achieve their goals. A trichologist has now said that a rise in veganism and extreme dieting is causing an increase in the number of cases […]

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Tips For Reading Hair Loss Articles

14th January 2018

Normally the preserve of third world press we are seeing ever more misleading articles on hair loss closer to home. Some tips for their reading…   Extraordinary Claims It is something we do every day, trawl through the press to find articles on our favourite subject of hair loss. We are regularly delighted by “finds”, […]

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