Male Pattern Baldness

13th June 2014

Male pattern baldness and alopecia are the cause of the majority of hair loss in men. There can be many possible reasons men lose their hair, including stress, serious disease including chemotherapy, reactions to certain medications, and in rare cases extremely stressful events (e.g. the death of a loved one), most hair loss in men […]

Tony Smith’s Hair Loss Diary

12th June 2014

Follow Tony’s hair loss diary from consultation through to final treatment and beyond on the forum. This is his first post watch out for more I have just come back from my consultation at Skalp’s London office. I was sooooo nervous, I gave up on a solution to hair loss years ago after becoming […]

Skalp Launch Finance

5th December 2013

Skalp are now offering finance! We know that for many of our patients, the availability of finance is a very important factor. You may be eligible for a medical loan. Skalp has teamed up with specialist medical loans company First Medical Loans to offer approved customers finance for one-off private treatments at Skalp.  Representative Example: Amount […]

Expert Claims Gravity Causes Hair Loss

3rd November 2013

There are many theories as to what causes balding, but we think this one tops them all!  Dr Emin Tuncay Ustuner, a plastic surgeon in Ankara, Turkey, believes gravity pulling down the skin of the scalp is to blame for hair loss. Dr Ustuner believed the answer is the weight of the scalp on the hair follicles. Younger men’s scalps […]

Vitamin A and Hair Loss

30th October 2013

Vitamin A is key to helping promote the growth and health of cells and tissues throughout the body, including the hair and scalp. Vitamin A gets delivered to our bodies in two ways: from plant and animal sources. Hair healthy plant sources include red, yellow and orange fruits and vegetables like carrots as well as […]

NHS Recognise Scalp Micropigmentation

30th October 2013

The NHS has formally recognised Scalp Micropigmentation as a solution for hair loss. Scalp Micropigmentation is a revolutionary technique to target hair loss in men, which involves ‘tattooing’ the scalp to give the impression of a full head of shaved hair. For decades, those suffering from hair loss have had few realistic solutions, many being […]