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What is alopecia and can it be treated?

14th December 2017

Alopecia is the medical term for hair loss; it can have various causes and fortunately is often treatable. Typically a dermatologist will be able to help you in identifying the cause of your hair loss and will be able to prescribe a suitable treatment for you. The different forms of alopecia include; Androgenic alopecia, this […]

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Hair Loss Help From A Shampoo?

12th December 2017

Although it is marketed as being used to treat dandruff, there are suggestions that ketoconazole might be of use to hair loss sufferers. We look closer.   Ketoconazole Originally discovered in 1976 by a team working in Belgium for Jansenn Pharmaceutica, ketoconozale was originally bought to market as a potent oral antifungal treatment, the first […]

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One in three men feel the need to look good on social media

12th December 2017

It’s common knowledge that social media has placed a lot of pressure onto women to look their best, but did you know men feel the pressure too? According to a recent survey conducted by Men’s Health magazine, one in three men admit they feel they need to look good on social media. It’s not the […]

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Pollution damages hair as well as the environment

11th December 2017

Winter is always tough on the hair, but this year there’s an additional threat lurking in the environment. The levels of pollution have increased over the past year, leaving numerous parts of the world covered with smog. This, combined with a lack of moisture and lower Vitamin D levels, all prove potentially hazardous for your […]

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4 Hair Loss Triggers You Should Be Aware Of

10th December 2017

It is all to easy to panic when discovering your hair has started to recede, but it is essential to identify the cause.   The Usual Suspect The sad truth is that for the massive majority of us the reason we are losing our hair is obvious… a quick glance through a family photo album […]

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Facial hair transplants on the rise

09th December 2017

As hair transplant procedures are becoming increasingly popular around the globe, the niche segment of facial hair transplant has also seen a rise in demand. Facial hair transplant procedures appear to be most popular with men who are aged between twenty to fifty years old for various reasons. Some men have said they wish to […]

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Kerastem Claim Success in Hair Loss Trial

08th December 2017

News out of San Diego reaches us that Kerastem have declared the Phase II trial of their hair loss treatment a success.. we look closer.   The Kerastem Methodology It is not a process for everyone. Their three step process kicks off with removing “less than a cup” of your fat, a procedure they describe […]

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Is PRP the future for the hair loss industry?

07th December 2017

New hair loss treatments are consistently being added onto the market and one of the most bizarre is PRP. Using your own blood to stimulate new hair growth, Platelet-Rich Plasma is becoming quite a popular treatment in the US. So, how exactly does it work, and could it be the future for the hair loss […]

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Stress, Motorbikes, Marquez and Hair Loss

07th December 2017

After being crowned the champion of MotoGP, Marc Marquez should be celebrating. However, he’s recently opened up about the surprising effect the stress of competing has had on his hair. In early 2017, the star began to lose his hair after experiencing significant stress. He’s admitted the season has been especially tough this year, with […]

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Can these foods stop seasonal hair loss?

07th December 2017

A new study published within the British Journal of Dermatology, has revealed hair loss can peak during the late summer and early in autumn. Seasonal hair loss isn’t new, but very few men are aware of the effects the weather can have of the hair. So, the results of this latest study are certainly eye […]

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Do women really prefer men with beards?

07th December 2017

Beards have steadily grown in popularity over the years and now it seems like they’re everywhere. It all started with the “Movember” tradition, where men grew out their beards throughout the entire month of November to raise awareness male health issues. Now, men are so desperate to achieve the perfect beard, many opt for beard […]

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Should You Be Making A Date With This Hair Loss Cure?

06th December 2017

Dates. Festive fare if ever there was one. But who knew it has properties that should put it at the top of your shopping list if you have hair loss?   The Not So Humble Date As a species humans have been cultivating dates for a very long time. There is archaeological evidence of dates […]

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Strictly’s Anton opens up about hair transplant

05th December 2017

Popular Strictly Come Dancing star, Anton Du Beke, is the latest celebrity to open up about undergoing a hair transplant. He revealed the results of the £10,000 surgical treatment and reveals it was the best thing he’s ever done. He claims he now feels 25 again and has regained a lot of confidence he lost […]

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Christmas related hair loss?

04th December 2017

You may have noticed over the last few weeks that you are losing more hair than usual, although there are many possible causes of hair fall have you ever considered the impact Christmas has on your hairline? Christmas is a stressful period of the year for many adults; it’s full of late night shopping, preparations […]

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How Cool Is Scalp MicroPigmentation (SMP)?

04th December 2017

Proof of the quality of our Scalp Micropigmentation (SMP) is on every head we have treated, that said an advert featuring one of our clients is surely definitive evidence that SMP is capable of achieving so much more than making you look less bald.     Scalp Micropigmentation The treatment has been around for well […]

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Joe Swash and his hair transplant “secret”

30th November 2017

Joe Swash is currently filming I’m a Celebrity get me Out of Here in Australia which is probably just as well as by all accounts he was disgruntled to discover that his girlfriend, Stacey Solomon was discussing his recent hair transplant on live TV.  Appearing on loose women she said “Don’t you think often you […]

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Are bald men more likely to have heart disease?

30th November 2017

It would appear that there is a connection between premature baldness and heart disease based on a recent study of just over 2000 men under 40 in India.  The results seemed fairly conclusive as they established that the men who had coronary heart disease were significantly more likely to have male pattern baldness aka androgenic […]

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Future treatment to stop hair loss during cancer treatment

29th November 2017

Recently it has emerged that a protein injection could possibly be the answer to stop hair from falling out during chemotherapy. A study found that by injecting mice with a protein which promotes hair growth, meant that they did not lose their hair during cancer therapy. The finding has raised hope that perhaps one day […]

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Hair Loss – your questions answered

28th November 2017

Q.        My Dad and Grandad were bald by the age of 50.  Will I be too? Not necessarily but androgenic alopecia or male/female pattern baldness is based on a combination of both parent’s genes so it is more likely that you’ll have the condition if it runs in the family. Q.        What is alopecia? Alopecia […]

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Is Meghan helping Harry keep his hair?

28th November 2017

The press are naturally full of stories about the next Royal wedding announced at the end of November.  It’s not really a surprise to anyone though as there’s been speculation for months that Harry was about to pop the question at any time to Meghan Markle. Meghan doesn’t fit the mould Markle certainly breaks the […]

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Eat your way to healthy hair

27th November 2017

If you feel that your hair is looking thinner and that your hairline is receding every time you look into the mirror there probably is a chance that you are losing your hair. In fact, statistics suggest that two thirds of men will have suffered some form of hair loss by the time they have […]

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Our Man In Bristol Talks Hair Loss And His Path To SMP

27th November 2017

The latest practitioner to set up in their own HIS Hair Clinic tells us a little about his own journey, through early baldness to a HIS Hair Clinic SMP treatment and ultimately to joining the team.   A Little About Alex You don’t have to talk to Alex for long for his passion to come […]

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Too young to go bald? Don’t suffer in silence

26th November 2017

For all of us there is an inevitability that our hair will get brittle and this as we age.  Like our skin hair cells can only keep regenerating for so long but what if your hair starts to thin or disappear whilst your still at a young age?  Up to a third of men are […]

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Tom Hiddleston gets his facial hair right

24th November 2017

Beards are well and truly in at the moment, but did you know not all beards look good? There’s a trick to getting facial hair just right and Tom Hiddleston has set a fine example on his recent appearance at the Thor: Ragnarok premiere according to an article in GQ. Hiddleston looked well-groomed with his […]

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South Korea leads the way in hair loss research

23rd November 2017

South Korea has become one of the world’s technical powerhouses with Companies like Samsung continually innovating and pushing technology boundaries.  It’s not just TVs and mobile phones though where the nation leads the way.  According to the Korea Times the Science Ministry has just announced that a team at Yonsei University has developed a new […]

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LeBron James shaves his head

22nd November 2017

Back in summer, the professional basketball player, LeBron James revealed on his social media accounts that he had finally embraced his thinning hair by shaving his head. However recently the thirty two year old took to his social media accounts again and jokingly complained about how unfair it was that fellow athlete, Dwayne Wade has […]

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HIS Hair Clinic Announce Snapchat Plans

22nd November 2017

In a great piece of news for millennials everywhere HIS Hair Clinic announces that Snapchat will be added to it’s marketing, but what exactly can you expect?   What Is Snapchat? For the uninitiated, Snapchat is a communications platform designed to allow users to share pictures and video.  Back in 2011, when a couple of […]

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How to Tackle Balding

21st November 2017

If you find that you are losing large amounts of hair on a regular basis, it can be quite traumatic and stressful to deal with. Unfortunately, genetics are known to play a large role in the onset of male pattern baldness and there is not much that you can do to change this. However, despite […]

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The model who lost his hair

20th November 2017

Ralph Lauren model Justin Hopwood, had a career most people could only dream about. His job enabled him to travel the world, and experience everything life had to offer. That was until he diagnosed with alopecia. At 28 years of age, Hopwood is now struggling to find work, but remains optimistic he’ll one day be […]

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Who’s had a hair transplant?

18th November 2017

Hair transplants have become a popular choice for celebrities over the years. From sports stars to actors; many have chosen to undergo a transplant in order to cling on to their careers, as well as regain confidence. Here, we’ll look at just some of the stars who have had a hair transplant and never looked […]

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