What’s Are Mens Hair Styles Doing This Year?

As we head into the nether region of 2019 we thought we’d take a look at what the year has brought us so far in mens hair styles. If you recall from last year’s article, we found that the well-groomed male had a number of choices when it came to hairstyles. This year though it […]

Alternatives To Hair Transplant Surgery That Actually Work!

Don’t qualify to have a hair transplant? Maybe you don’t have enough donor hair, have a health condition that precludes having one, or have one of the forms of hair loss that can’t be treated with hair transplant surgery.  Here are several alternatives to hair transplant surgery that you can consider instead. Alternatives To Hair […]

The Power Of Eyebrows

Just as people notice your hair, people also notice your facial features. Like your eyebrows. There are industries devoted to ‘editing’ this facial feature and women in particular spend countless hours of their time plucking, waxing, colouring and otherwise altering this facial feature. Some of those procedures are painful so the fact that so many [...]

How To Find a Great Barber

how to find a great barberFor most men, although they don't realise it, their barber is one of the most important people in their life! A great haircut can set the tone for your look, how you feel, your confidence and self esteem. A bad haircut will destroy your confidence, so picking the right one is key. Once you have [...]

Guilty As Charged For Hair Neglect

Do you take care of your hair properly?   Or is it just something that adorns the top of your head that annoyingly needs a cut every once in a while and has to be kept clean? Apart from which, you pretty much ignore it! The average head of hair cops a fair amount of […]

The Itchy Facts About Dandruff

Are you itching to get rid of your dandruff? Those telltale white flakes that land on the pristine darkness of your expensive (or not so expensive) suit are embarrassing. They’re often associated with poor hygiene. How many times have you spotted this affliction on someone else and immediately thought ‘Hmm, wonder when he or she [...]

Improving Your Hair’s Health With Essential Oils

Essential oils have a long history of use in a range of applications. They’re popular for aromatherapy and some have therapeutic uses as well. Most essential oils are also safe to use with a low risk of adverse side effects but always do your research on the plant and its oil first. Science is now [...]

An Explanation For ‘Those’ Bad Hair Days

Do you have that annoying problem where every time you touch something you shoot electric sparks from your fingertips?   Or your newly transplanted hair stands on end. Welcome to the phenomenon of static electricity! Static electricity is caused by an imbalance in the positive and negative charges between touching objects.   Usually the objects [...]

The Role Of Artificial Intelligence In Hair Transplants

At first glance you might be tempted to wonder just what artificial intelligence and hair transplants have in common. What is artificial intelligence?   Artificial intelligence, or AI (not to be confused with a reproductive medical procedure called artificial insemination) is training machines to ‘think’ and ‘respond’ like humans. It requires enormous amounts of data [...]

Interesting Facts About Grey Hair

Oh dear, is that a grey hair you spy in the mirror? Did you know that overall, men have more grey hairs than women? And that for three quarters of people in the 45 to 65 year old age bracket, one quarter of their total hair count is grey. Also, by the time half of […]

What is PRP and Should You Support Your Hair Transplant with PRP?

First up – what is PRP? PRP stands for Platelet-rich plasma.   Platelets are a component in blood.   They are colourless small cell fragments shaped like a disc. Platelets don’t have a nucleus and their primary role is helping to plug holes in blood vessels. Blood has 4 main components. Plasma is the largest [...]

Your Sluggish Thyroid and Your Hair

Most of us have a small butterfly shaped gland in the front of our neck, just below the voice box. It’s part of our endocrine system. The endocrine system is a series of glands that produce the hormones required to regulate other body functions. Facing a stressful situation? Your adrenal gland swings into action and [...]

Your Hair And Your Health

We’ve looked at how your nails can give you some clues about your health in a previous article and not surprisingly your hair does too! They are, after all, produced in a similar fashion. Hair loss, dull lacklustre hair, dry brittle or thinning hair, dandruff and even grey hair can all provide clues about things [...]

Amazing Apples For Hair Regrowth

An apple a day keeps the doctor away. According to Wikipedia, this is a shortened version of a Welsh proverb from the 1860’s. The original version was "Eat an apple on going to bed, and you’ll keep the doctor from earning his bread." It was shortened to the current phrase around 1899. Is it true? [...]

Your Hair And What It Can Do For Your Career

In another article we've talked about how your appearance can influence your career with a focus on the way we dress.   We also mentioned the top of your head and for good reason! Like your clothes, your hair can also contribute, or not, to your career success.   Quite apart from the obvious aspect [...]

Waste Human Hair – A Surprisingly Versatile Resource Going To ‘Waste’?

Turkey is a country full of surprises to those who aren’t familiar with her bounteous resources. She is for example the largest tea-drinking nation in the world and one of the world’s major tea producers to boot. Another surprise that may await visitors to our beautiful country is the fact that she is also one […]

Veganism – Could It Pose A Threat To Your Hair?

As people become more interested in healthier lifestyles many are turning to options like becoming vegetarian or vegan.   There’s certainly a lot to recommend these lifestyle alternatives. The strict vegetarian doesn’t eat meat of any type but still eats animal products like dairy, eggs, honey etc. They may also still wear leather or use […]

Telogen Effluvium – Temporary Hair Loss Beyond The Norm

Many things can cause unnatural hair loss but genetics, illness, diet and lifestyle, are primary culprits. There are also different types of hair loss. Hair loss can be permanent, or temporary; it can be gradual or happen rapidly; it may fall out in individual strands or come away in clumps. However you’re losing your hair, [...]

Hair Styling Product Guide

The Ultimate Hair Styling Product Guide For Men Wander down the hair care aisle of the shop and you’ll see a huge array of hair styling products for sale. The big questions are what are they all? What do they do? How are the used? Will they work for me? In this article we’re going […]