The modern technique of hair restoration

When you think of a hair transplant, you may have images of large strips of the scalp being removed before being dissected into individual grafts and placed into the area of baldness. This is known as Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT) and is actually an old way of performing hair transplants now. Follicular Unit Transplantations date… Continue reading The modern technique of hair restoration

What are Follicular Transfer Hair Transplants?

There are a number of reasons why a person may experience hair loss; this can range from genetics to illness.  The best course of action to take is to visit our specialist trichology team for a consultation which will enable them to get to the source of what is causing hair loss. If it is… Continue reading What are Follicular Transfer Hair Transplants?

Celebrity Hair Transplants

Hair transplants in the celebrity world are becoming more and more common with plenty of male stars admitting to having the treatment and sharing their stories. ‘Doing the Rooney’ referencing footballer Wayne Rooney, who publicly announced his hair transplant treatment back in 2011, he has since returned to Harley Street for a second treatment in 2013.… Continue reading Celebrity Hair Transplants

Are you suitable for a Hair Transplant?

Hair Transplants can have life-changing effects for those who are eligible candidates for the procedure, but unfortunately, not everyone who rings up asking for it is suitable. Our goal here is to clarify who wouldn’t benefit from booking a Hair Transplant consultation and why, but first, we’re going to do a quick recap about what… Continue reading Are you suitable for a Hair Transplant?

The Norwood Scale of Hair loss: How does it work

Male Pattern Baldness is responsible for 95% of all hair loss in men. The condition, which is hereditary, occurs when a hormone called DHT (dihydrotestosterone) causes healthy hair follicles to shrink and the hairs attached to them to consequently fall out. The Norwood Scale (see image below) was designed to help understand the different stages… Continue reading The Norwood Scale of Hair loss: How does it work

Calum Best to undergo third hair transplant procedure

He’s perhaps best known to most for his iconic bachelor lifestyle, but over the past few years Calum Best has earned a name for himself in another way – an honest admission of his struggle with hair loss. Son of footballer George Best, the 33 year old model and actor began losing his hair at the… Continue reading Calum Best to undergo third hair transplant procedure

Hair loss and transplantation for Afro-Caribbean hair

There was a lot of buzz about last week’s Champions League match between Roma and Cagliari. But perhaps not for the reason, you’d expect. Gervais Yao Kouassi, or as he’s better known to most Gervinho, proved many of his critics wrong by boasting some impressive playing, but no amount of skill could distract from the… Continue reading Hair loss and transplantation for Afro-Caribbean hair

The anatomy of hair and hair follicles for FUE hair transplants

We explore the anatomy of hair and the hair growth cycle to better understand why hair falls out and how we can restore it.  Hair. It’s something we’re more attached to than we’d probably like to admit. One survey reported that 60% of hair loss patients would rather have hair than money or friends, while… Continue reading The anatomy of hair and hair follicles for FUE hair transplants

The Rooney Effect? The Rise of the Male Hair Transplant

After England’s less than inspiring World Cup defeat, it’s impossible to avoid hearing about the country’s only goal scorer, Wayne Rooney. Flashback to three years ago, however, and the England team’s not-quite golden boy was in the news for a very different reason; his first, and very well-publicised, hair transplant. “I was going bald at… Continue reading The Rooney Effect? The Rise of the Male Hair Transplant

FUE Eyebrow Transplant Procedure Through Photos

Yesterday our very own Marie underwent an FUE Eyebrow Transplant. The procedure as a whole lasted approximately four to five hours and Marie was able to continue with her day once the treatment was completed. The FUE procedure for Marie was carried out by Dr Tetiana Mamontova. Dr Mamontova is a well respected specialist in… Continue reading FUE Eyebrow Transplant Procedure Through Photos