Recent research, published last month, reveals that stem cell usage in the treatment of both male and female hair loss has great potential. The research, in an article by PR Newswire, reports on a single stem cell injection given to patients, that were then followed up over a six month period. The results are said […]
New statistics reveal that it is Turkey that many men are turning to when looking to find a cheaper place abroad to have their hair transplant. With Istanbul being the capital of the country and the central focus for Hair Transplantation Surgery in the country. Some 15000 people a year are entering the country for […]
Surgeons are starting to warn against patients, in their 20s, deciding to have transplant surgery. Those patients that have had surgery in the 20s can find themselves with a strip of hair in the front of their head with a large bold patch immediately behind, giving a very unnatural look. One particular surgeon Dr. Abraham […]
Hair transplants are becoming ever more popular with celebrities being happy to own up to having the procedure. Among the list of well know people to have recently told us about their hair transplants is Phil Tufnell. The 47 year old has a very philosophical approach to the operation saying that it not such a […]
Calum Best is one of the the latest celebrities who have confessed to having a hair transplant. Best had 1,200 grafts transplanted to the front of his scalp by Dr Asim Shahmala, the’ surgeon from Channel 4’s”Embarrassing Bodies”. The hair transplant cost to Calum was a reported ‘8000 to get his hairline thickened after he […]
In a recent article with the Daily Mirror, Wayne Rooney explains that, despite some of the negative feedback regarding his hair transplant last year, he is happy with his new hair.
A full head of hair has generally been associated with strength and virility. However a new study had suggested that bald men and men with shaved haircuts have a more masculine image.’ The study by the academic Albert Mannes, of the University of Pennsylvania’s prestigious Wharton business school suggests that many top executives will shave […]
A recent study, from the University of Pennsylvania and published in Science Translational Medicine,’ informs us that scientists have discovered an abnormal quantity of a protein called Prostaglandin D2 present in large quantities in the scalp of bald men. They think that this may be responsible for their baldness. It is hoped that their research […]
It appears, that with a price tag of around ‘30,000, many men are either put off having a hair transplant or believe that other clinics, offering the same procedure for a third of the price, are offering a different procedure. A cost of ‘30,000 is just too expensive for most people. A number of clinics […]
Using stem cells scientists at Berlin Technical University in Germany have grown artificial Hair Follicles. Click here to read the full story.