A natural looking hair transplant depends on how good the design is. There is no ‘one size fits all’ solution to hair loss and each hair transplant is unique and catered to the individual. Many patients are unaware of the importance of hair transplant design but the design establishes how the hair transplant will look…

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  Maurice Collins, Medical Director and Team Principal of Hair Restoration Blackrock (HRBR), recently spoke to Jonathan and Claire on Spin1038 about Wayne Rooney’s second hair transplant and explained to them what exactly is involved in a hair transplant. Listen to the piece here: https://soundcloud.com/hrbr-1/maurice-collins-on-spin-1038     Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HairRestorationBlackrock

Male-pattern baldness Stuart McGurk – Senior Commissioning Editor ‘My problem is a simple one: I have no hair. At 22, I began experiencing male-pattern baldness or, more technically, “androgenic  alopecia”. Whichever, the result is the same – and often dealt with clippers set at grade one. The appointment: Dr Maurice Collins, consultant surgeon, Hair Restoration…

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Hair transplants have been increasingly in the spotlight in recent years as more high-profile names have discussed their hair transplant experiences. However, some myths about hair transplants still prevail and these misconceptions about the surgery and post-surgery experience affect how hair transplants are understood. Here we debunk the most common myths about hair transplants: 1. …

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A new review of cosmetic procedures has been published in the UK calling for regulation in the industry. The review by Sir Bruce Keogh, medical director of the NHS, has been published by the UK Department of Health, as a result of last year’s PIP breast implant scandal. The report investigated all cosmetic procedures from…

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  The most common questions about hair transplants are about post-surgery; what the transplant will look like, whether people will tell the difference and whether there will be scarring. Here we answer the most frequently asked questions about hair transplants after surgery: Scarring Contrary to what you might have heard, there is no way to…

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  HRBR patient Karl Fitzgerald, who recently underwent an eyebrow transplant, was interviewed by the Sun UK Newspaper this week. Read the interview here. If you want to learn more about Karl’s experience with HRBR click here. Find us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/HairRestorationBlackrock Image source: The Sun UK Newspaper

What exactly is a hair transplant? Famous cases like Louis Walsh and Wayne Rooney have put hair transplants in the spotlight in recent years but there are still many myths and misconceptions around what a hair transplant really is. Put simply, a hair transplant is the redistribution of hair from a part of the head where…

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