FUT Strip vs. FUE Hair Transplant

Having emerged in the ‘50s, Hair Transplants gradually became more popular and as research and awareness grew, new techniques gradually came to light. At first, large grafts or plugs with many hairs, were removed with a punch machine, but in the ‘80s, Follicular Unit Transplants (FUT) was introduced as the revolutionary hair restoration treatment due to the… Continue reading FUT Strip vs. FUE Hair Transplant

Uncovering the Reasons behind Keloids

Characterised by highly visible hairless and shiny scars, keloids are a frustrating skin condition which normally occurs after trauma or surgery. Their most common occurrence is in those between 10-30 years old, and people with darker skin have been shown to be more susceptible than those who are paler. Apart from this, there is currently… Continue reading Uncovering the Reasons behind Keloids

Treatment Guide FAQ: Keloid Scars (Keloids)

Keloid Scar Before and After at The Private Clinic of Harley Street

Keloid scarring is a common skin problem, commonly associated with darker skin types but can happen to any skin type. A keloid scar is a raised scar that has grown too much over the original skin damage and can be permanent. The good news is that there are a number of treatments available. What is… Continue reading Treatment Guide FAQ: Keloid Scars (Keloids)

A to Z of Skin Condition Treatments at The Private Clinic

Common skin treatments available at cosmetic clinics across the UK. First step should always be your GP so they can track and monitor your health. See below for a guide to common skin condition treatments: Acne Lots of treatments available, including: Isotretinoin (brand names include Roaccutane and Accutane) acne drug N-Lite laser therapy (destroys bacteria… Continue reading A to Z of Skin Condition Treatments at The Private Clinic