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The Hair Follicle

The Hair Follicle

Hair follicles are small, pocket-like holes in our skin and they grow hair. The average human has about 100,000 hair follicles on the scalp alone....

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Saw Palmetto - How does it help with hair loss?

Saw Palmetto - How does it help with hair loss?

Saw Palmetto is a popular herbal remedy for hair loss, but is there any scientific evidence to support it? Before we dive into answering that...

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What happens when you swallow a hair?

What happens when you swallow a hair?

Waiter, waiter, there's a hair in my soup - Of course sir, that's rabbit stew.... (cue silence and tumbleweed....)Let’s say you are at your favourite...

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Washing Your Hair - The Do's & Don'ts

Washing Your Hair - The Do's & Don'ts

It seems almost impossible to think that there are right and wrong ways of washing your hair and how often we do it, but a...

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How Thick Is A Strand Of Hair

How Thick Is A Strand Of Hair

Hair can be found all over human body with the exception of the palms of hands and the soles of feet. The purpose of hair...

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Stem Cell Hair Transplant

Stem Cell Hair Transplant

A stem cell hair transplant is similar to a traditional hair transplant. But rather than removing a large number of hairs to transplant to the...

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How Hair Changes as We Age

How Hair Changes as We Age

Aging is inevitable, with it comes physical changes — wrinkled skin, weaker bones, and greying hair. The latter being the one of the earliest to...

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Is Your Hair Going Grey?

Is Your Hair Going Grey?

t's nearly 20 years ago since we met Desmond Tobin the professor of cell biology and director for the Centre for Skin Sciences at the...

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Best Styles for Thinning Hair

Best Styles for Thinning Hair

By: Mary Brunetti - Celebrity Stylist  I’ve been a hairstylist for 48 years and have been honored with the most prestigious awards in my industry....

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Female Pattern Hair Loss

Female Pattern Hair Loss

Male pattern baldness and men going bald has been the norm and often the butt of many jokes between blokes, but baldness and hair loss...

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Let There Be Light

Let There Be Light

Let there be light - Science recognizes that all life forms, regardless of how primitive or how advanced, derive life-giving sustenance from the sun’s energy....

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Male Pattern Hair Loss

Male Pattern Hair Loss

85% of men will have major hair thinning by the time they’re 50. And while hair loss doesn’t harm your health, it can certainly cause...

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Does Creatine Cause Hair Loss?

Does Creatine Cause Hair Loss?

Creatine is an organic supplement used by athletes to enhance their workouts. It’s a naturally occurring amino acid that can be found in meat and...

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Does Cinnamon Have Health Benefits?

Does Cinnamon Have Health Benefits?

Cinnamon is a spice that is made from the inner bark of trees scientifically known as Cinnamomum. It has been used as an ingredient throughout...

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Is Onion Juice Effective For Hair Growth?

Is Onion Juice Effective For Hair Growth?

Hair is a complex, complicated organ and it is different for everyone, that's why people have found it very hard to get the perfect solution...

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Do energy drinks cause hair problems?

Do energy drinks cause hair problems?

The concept sounds simple ! Get a burst of energy by drinking something out of a very colourful and lively looking can! As it happens...

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How Does Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) Cause Hair Loss?

How Does Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) Cause Hair Loss?

The most common type of hair loss is DHT hair loss, also known as Androgenic Alopecia. The odds of having DHT are slim at a...

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Tips For Your Hair During Quarantine

Tips For Your Hair During Quarantine

By practicing self-quarantine, everyone is trying to do their bit to combat the current COVID-19 pandemic. We are unfortunately living in unprecedented times, but that...

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Do you pick apart split ends?

Do you pick apart split ends?

The message has always been clear: if you have split ends, cut them off !Yet, 50% of people in the UK pick at split ends...

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Collagen – Hair Building Blocks?

Collagen – Hair Building Blocks?

Hair is primarily made up of the protein keratin. Your body uses several amino acids to build keratin — some of which can be found...

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Covid-19 Hair Loss: What we know 9 months on...

Covid-19 Hair Loss: What we know 9 months on...

One of the big stories that came out of the Covid-19 outbreak was the potential symptom of Hair Loss. More commonly seen in women, it...

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New Year's Hair Resolutions

New Year's Hair Resolutions

New year, new hair? There’s no better time than January 1st to take a moment to reflect on your current habits and set goals in...

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Why Is The Hair On Your Head Different From Body Hair?

Why Is The Hair On Your Head Different From Body Hair?

Have you ever questioned why some body hair such as eyebrows only grow to a certain length, but do not get long like hair as...

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Christmas Dinner & Your Hair

Christmas Dinner & Your Hair

Merry Christmas ! It's that time of year when we're using a whole bunch of hair products to keep our hair looking it's best, but...

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