FAQs

Is thinning hair permanent or temporary?

Temporary hair loss in both men and women can be down to many factors, from stress, poor diet, hormonal imbalances and skin ailments. Temporary hair loss can often be corrected and positively influenced by addressing these causes. Our hair loss specialists, surgeons and trichologists have each been in this field for many years and are highly adept at assessing the root causes of thinning hair and the best course of action to deal with it swiftly and effectively.

Permanent hair loss or thinning hair would be mainly be due to male or female pattern baldness and alopecia. Again, our hair loss specialists, surgeons and trichologists would be able to advise you at your consultation as to if FUE hair restoration surgery is advisable to deal with your current hair loss and if it is not, then we would advise you on alternative approaches to dealing with your problem.

 

Causes of male hair loss

The precise condition that results in hair loss cannot be defined. There are many causes for this problem. According to research, there are four factors which cause severe hair loss:

  • Genetic factors
  • Hormonal factors
  • Ageing
  • Stress

 

Why am I losing my hair?

In today’s world, hair is increasingly identified with youth, vitality, even virility.

For a man or woman to lose their hair prematurely can be emotionally devastating, affecting work, confidence and personal relationships. But you’re not alone! Did you know that by the time a man reaches 50yrs, as many as 50% of men have suffered some degree of hair loss. As with any medical condition, early detection is the best way to cure and will also help alleviate the problem.