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Dealing with post-natal hair loss

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Everyone knows the body undergoes a host of changes during pregnancy, but many women are surprised by the impact that it has on their hair. Known as telogen effluvium, post-natal hair loss is very common in the first six months after giving birth, but it can be distressing for new mothers to go through. On […]

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Can a bad hair transplant be fixed?

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These days, newer hair transplant techniques such as FUE and Strip FUT are used by the majority of surgeons, but older techniques such as scalp reduction and hair plugs have left their mark on many patients – literally.   Hair plugs were widely used until they were replaced by newer transplant techniques in the 1990s. […]

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The biggest hair transplant myths

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Despite the fact that hair transplants have been around for decades – the first surgery was performed in New York in 1952 – there are a lot of myths and misconceptions about the procedure. In an era of ‘fake news’, it can be difficult to separate fact from fiction, so here are a few of […]

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Recovering from a hair transplant

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Although deciding to undergo a hair transplant is a big step, the actual procedure is low-risk and very straightforward in the hands of an expert surgeon. Many patients worry about the aftermath of hair transplant surgery – will it hurt? When can they resume their normal lives? Will people be able to tell? Unlike many […]

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Understanding androgenetic alopecia

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By the age of 50, over half of men will have experienced hair loss due to pattern baldness. It’s not just men who are affected, either – by the age of 65, around 50 per cent of women will also notice some hair loss as a result of pattern baldness. Also known as androgenetic alopecia, […]