non-surgical

What’s the difference between FUE and FUT?

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If you’ve started your journey into researching hair transplants, you’ve undoubtedly come across some confusing terms – do you know your telogen effluvium from your platelet-rich plasma? Is FUE better than FUT? It sure can feel like you’re reading a foreign language, but not to worry – help is on hand!   When considering a […]

post-natal hair

Chemotherapy and hair loss

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For many people who are faced with the tough prospect of going through chemotherapy, one of their greatest concerns is losing their hair. Hair loss can be traumatising for cancer patients, as it’s such a visible sign of their illness and a constant reminder of what they are going through. Not everyone who is going […]

Is air pollution linked to hair loss?

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We all know the damage that air pollution can do to our overall health, especially to our respiratory system. However, research suggests that dirty air might also have a more visible impact – it might be causing hair loss. It’s thought that exposure to common pollutants may be the culprit. Researchers found that when cells […]

Plastic Surgery Undressed

Plastic Surgery Undressed: Farjo appears on BBC Three

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The Farjo team have made their debut in Plastic Surgery Undressed – BBC Three’s reality show now available on BBC iPlayer! The show, fronted by Vogue Williams and Mobeen Azhar, delves into the world of cosmetic surgery, giving prospective patients an insight into the procedures they are hoping to undergo. In each episode, four people […]

HairClone

HairClone: is the concept the future of hair restoration?

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Earlier this year, we announced HairClone, the world’s first follicle bank. It’s an innovative new technology that allows patients to preserve their hair follicles for future use, with the intention of making hair loss a thing of the past. The process kicks off with a consultation, where a surgeon will assess the patient to decide […]

Pre hair transplant

What to consider before undergoing a hair transplant

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If you have spotted that you’re going a little thin on top, or your hairline isn’t what it used to be, you’re in good company – around half of men and a quarter of women will experience hair loss in their lifetime. For some, it’s something that they can happily live with, but if you […]

balding

Five ways to prevent balding

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Despite the array of shampoos, vitamins and alternative therapies on offer that promise to stop balding in its tracks, unfortunately, there are no sure-fire ways to completely stop hair loss. However, there are a few precautions you can take to slow it down. As hair loss is progressive, early intervention is better – so as […]

female hair loss

The main causes of female hair loss and how to treat it

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Your hair is your crowning glory, so realising that you’re losing more than usual can be incredibly worrying, especially if you’re unsure what’s behind it. Hair loss is a surprisingly common problem for women, so you’re not alone. In many cases, hair loss is temporary – but what could be behind it? You’re anaemic Around […]

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NEWS: Farjo Team Contributes at Annual Hair Transplant Congress

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Drs Farjo took part in the ISHRS (International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery) FUE Immersion World Live Surgery Workshop held in Polanica, Poland October 1-2, 2017 It was a 2 day event comprising of morning lectures followed by live hair transplant surgery demonstrations in the afternoons. A Beginners course preceded the main event. Dr Bessam Farjo […]