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How to take care of your hair this Veganuary

Veganuary has been quickly gaining popularity over the last few years, helping to spread the message around veganism and its benefits.

The charity encourages those who have not yet…

09th January 2018

Haircare habits to adopt in the new year

The new year is a chance for a fresh start, that’s why many use this time of year to break old habits and try something new.

Many people use January…

21st December 2017

Four common causes of hair loss in women

Around four in ten women will suffer hair loss at some point in their lives. 

Asim Shahmalak from Crown Clinic is one of Britain's most eminent hair transplant surgeons.…

18th December 2017

Common concerns during the run-up to a hair transplant

If you’re considering a hair transplant, or are in the run-up to your surgery, it is natural for you to have concerns or questions. We’ve put together a guide…

15th December 2017

Crown Clinic surgeon Asim Shahmalak highlights how hair extensions can lead to hair loss

Crown Clinic surgeon Asim Shahmalak said the hair extension trade needed far tighter regulation.
He said: "It is crying out for a proper regulatory body which can…

11th December 2017

Preparing for your post-transplant trip to the hairdressers

Visiting the hairdresser after your hair transplant is an incredibly exciting, but daunting milestone. You may have concerns about how best to look after your scalp and transplanted hair,…

08th December 2017

A guide to eyebrow transplants by Crown Clinic surgeon Asim Shahmalak

Crown Clinic's surgeon Asim Shahmalak is one of the few doctors in the world carrying out eyebrow transplants.

Here's his guide to the procedure. 

Eyebrow transplant

Eyebrow hair…

04th December 2017

How much money do women think men spend on their hair?

There’s a common perception amongst men, that women spend an extortionate amount of money on their hair. But is this actually true?

Recent research has revealed that on average,…

29th November 2017

5 ways to combat a receding hairline

More than 70% of men worry about losing their hair, according to a recent survey. 

It's not surprising that it is a such a worry because a full head…

28th November 2017

Dec’s tresses have lead to speculation he has had a hair transplant

Millions of viewers are enjoying the new series of I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here! on ITV.

It's great to see hosts Ant and Dec working so brilliantly…

21st November 2017

Is it possible to reverse a hair transplant?

The concept of ‘medical tourism’ is growing, and recent research has suggested that people are willing to travel around the globe for a range of medical treatments, including…

20th November 2017

Prince Harry’s hair loss is accelerating, according to Crown Clinic surgeon Asim Shahmalak

We shared a new story from Crown Clinic and our surgeon Asim Shahmalak about Prince Harry's accelerating hair loss.

It got some great coverage in nationalcc media…

17th November 2017

Diet trends that could accelerate your hair loss

Recent research has suggested that certain diet trends could accelerate your hair loss. Therefore, if you’re finding yourself losing more hair than usual, you may need to rethink your…

10th November 2017

New Standards and Regulation of Hair Restoration Surgery

We operate to the very highest standards at Crown Clinic.

This means we regularly have to pass an inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) which examines…

06th November 2017

Coping mechanisms to help you deal with your hair loss

Noticing the first signs of hair loss can instil a lot of mixed emotions within individuals. Panic and a dip in self-confidence can often be the biggest effects…

03rd November 2017

Why am I having a bad hair day? Top 20 reasons revealed

Why am I having a bad hair day? I got out of bed on the wrong side....

* Survey from Crown Clinic reveals that bad luck is most popular…

30th October 2017

How do I know I need a hair transplant? (Quiz)

The very first step in getting a hair transplant is knowing if you actually need one in the first place. It may be that you are stuck on the…

30th October 2017

Do hair transplants take better during the warmer months?

The decision to get a hair transplant should not be taken lightly as there are several important factors to take into consideration.

The expense, the recovery time and the…

27th October 2017

Guide to male hair transplants - 10 key tips

Crown Clinic's surgeon Asim Shahmalak is often asked to provide simple guides to male hair transplantation. Here are the 10 key points to remember if you considering…

23rd October 2017

Exploring the link between stress and hair loss

Hair loss due to stress is one of the biggest causes of both men and women losing their hair. You may have noticed your hair falling out in clumps,…

18th October 2017

Guide to eyelash transplants

Surgeon Asim Shahmalak at Crown Clinic is one of the few hair transplant surgeons in the world carrying out eyelash transplants.
The procedure was…

16th October 2017

What is the most attractive feature of a man according to women?

It’s not uncommon for men to wonder what the opposite sex looks for in the ideal partner, and vice versa. We often wonder what it is that makes us…

16th October 2017

6 most common reasons for female hair loss

Around 10% of the hair transplant patients at Crown Clinic are female.

This is because around 40% of women suffer from hair loss at some point in…

10th October 2017

Prince Harry has the world’s most attractive celebrity beard, according to new Crown Clinic research

We have commissioned some new polling at Crown Clinic- here are the findings. 

His royal hairness! Prince Harry tops a new poll to find the sexiest celebrity beard, according…

06th October 2017

Trick or Treat: How to make sure you get the best quality hair transplant

When you’ve finally made the decision to take the leap and get a hair transplant, it can be a nerve-wracking and exciting decision. You want to make sure that…

06th October 2017

Risks you are taking by going abroad for a hair transplant

Medical tourism is on the rise with a lot more men travelling abroad for hair transplants at a cheaper price than in the UK.

But what kind of…

28th September 2017

How to Manage the Emotional Effect of Hair Loss

Hair loss, whether it’s a little or a lot, can be a difficult and often emotional experience to go through.

For both men and women, loss of hair…

28th September 2017

What is the Best Hairstyle to Have Before Setting Off on a Worldwide Adventure?

If you’re about to jet off on a globetrotting adventure, you’ll need to keep haircare at the forefront of your mind.

Varying conditions and climates, including ample humidity,…

20th September 2017

New survey shows the strain hair loss puts on young men

A new survey shows the major emotional strain placed on young men who are losing their hair.

It says that as many as a quarter of men suffering from…

19th September 2017

How having shorter hair can make you look four years younger, according to Crown Clinic research

We put out some new research from Crown Clinic this week in how having shorter hair can make men and women look younger.

Women can shave four years off…

13th September 2017

How Crown Clinic surgeon Asim Shahmalak is an expert in hair transplant repairs

A significant number of patients who come to see our world renowned surgeon Asim Shahmalak are those seeking'repairs'to previous hair transplant surgery.

Unfortunately not all clinics…

05th September 2017

Can a Hair Transplant Really Look Natural?

One of the main things people worry about when choosing a hair transplant is whether the final results will look as natural as they would like.

A natural looking…

05th September 2017

Non-Surgical Alternatives to Hair Transplants

Hair transplants can be a costly and lengthy process, that’s why many have gravitated towards non-surgical hair replacement methods.

These hair loss treatments usually require less commitment than a…

30th August 2017

Crown Clinic is now offering Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy - find out more here

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy

Dr Shahmalak is now offering Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy at Crown Clinic  to combat hair loss

Platelet Rich Plasma therapy

PRP is…

30th August 2017

Can hair extensions damage your hair?

These days there is a multitude of different types of hair extensions, that can add length, thickness, and weight to your hair. Contrary to popular belief, hair extensions are…

24th August 2017

10 common questions about hair transplants

Crown Clinic'shair transplant surgeon Asim Shahmalak is one of the world's leading experts on hair transplantations. He is often asked common questions by patients considering a hair…

21st August 2017

How to Choose a Hair Loss Clinic

When putting your trust and well-being in the hands of any clinic or surgeon, you want to feel at ease and confident in your choices. Choosing the right

16th August 2017

Is it possible to avoid a bad hair day?

Unfortunately, no one is immune to a bad hair day. We’ve all had those moments where our hair refuses to co-operate, no matter what we try and do with…

14th August 2017

Dr Asim Shahmalak’s guide to hair transplantation

Crown Clinic'shair transplant surgeon Asim Shahmalak writes for some of the most prestigious medical journals in the world.

He recently wrote a 2,500 word guide to hair…

14th August 2017

6 things you need to know before having a hair transplant

6 Things You Need To Know Before Having A Hair Transplant


Hair loss can have a devastating effect on a person's  appearance self-confidence and even their bank balance.

01st August 2017

8 things to consider when choosing your hair transplant surgeon

At Crown Clinic, we are often asked for basic tips from men and women considering a hair transplant. Deciding to have any surgical procedure can be a daunting…

24th July 2017

4 Ways you know you’re ready for a hair transplant

Making that final, all important decision to get a hair transplant isn’t one that can be made overnight. There are many factors you need to take into consideration,…

19th July 2017

When are you too young to have a hair transplant?

When are you too young to have a hair transplant?

This is a question that is often asked by patients of Crown Clinic's surgeon Asim Shahmalak- and…

17th July 2017

Medical reasons to get a hair transplant

If you’re suffering from hair loss, it can be an uphill battle trying to determine the root cause. For some people, a combination of factors can contribute to hair…

13th July 2017

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp talks positively about his hair transplant

It was great to hear the Liverpool football manager Jurgen Klopp talk so positively about his recent hair transplant.

Klopp, who turned 50 last month, said: "Yes it's…

11th July 2017

When is it time to try a new hairstyle?

Do you feel like your current hairstyle is lacklustre or out-dated? If so, you may be in need of a hair revamp.

A recent study by leading FUE…

07th July 2017

Gogglebox star Chris Steed’s fantastic new hair transplant at Crown Clinic

This week we shared the new story about Gogglebox star Chris Steed's second hair transplant at Crown Clinic with our surgeon Asim Shahmalak.

As you can…

05th July 2017

The truth about hair colourants

It’s something many, if not all of us will take part in during our lifetime. Whether you're male or female, the act of using dyes to get our hair…

29th June 2017

The best male grooming gadgets to help you look sharp this summer

Technology continues to grow at an exponential rate and tech within the beauty industry is no different. Every year we receive a new way to beautify ourselves and look…

28th June 2017

Six myths about hair transplants

You read a lot these days about 'fake news'- stories that gain great traction in the media which are deliberately concocted and are untrue.

There is a lot of…

26th June 2017

Key questions to ask during your hair transplant consultation

No matter what the procedure, we always insist that every patient drop into Crown Clinic for a consultation, before any hair transplant is booked. This helps us to get…

21st June 2017

Wayne Rooney is in need of another hair transplant

Wayne Rooney was pictured with noticeably thinning hair on the top of his scalp while he was on holiday with his wife Coleen in Greece last week.

You can…

19th June 2017

Why an FUE hair transplant is not recommended for under 25’s

With celebrities and footballers heading out to get an FUE hair transplant in order to improve their receding hairline, more and more young people are opting to do the…

14th June 2017

Crown Clinic surgeon Asim’s Shahmalak’s new mercy mission to Pakistan

Crown Clinichair transplant surgeon Asim Shahmalak is embarking on a new mercy mission to Pakistan to help the victims of acid attacks.

He is spending £50,000 of…

13th June 2017

Crown Clinic surgeon Asim Shahmalak performs live surgery at FUE Europe

Crown Clinic surgeon Asim Shahmalak recently returned from the FUE Europe Congress in Ankara in Turkey where he performed live surgery on a patient.

You can see Dr…

06th June 2017

How to keep your brows fuller for longer

Like hairstyles, eyebrows shift and move through trends throughout every decade. Where once the thin, over-plucked look was all the rage, now women prefer a thicker and more natural…

05th June 2017

What happens during the scalp micropigmentation procedure?

Hair transplants have been helping those who suffer from hair loss for many years, but now there is a new procedure that can help those that like to wear…

01st June 2017

Frank Lampard could be in need a hair transplant

Frank Lampard was pictured last week showing fairly advanced male pattern baldness on the top of his scalp.

You can see from this picture that his hair is thinning…

01st June 2017

A look at Crown Clinic’s hair loss product range and which one is best for you

Crown Clinic has a wealth of experience helping those with hair loss to regain their confidence and rebuild their self-esteem. From FUE Hair Transplants to Scalp Micropigmentation, our…

31st May 2017

Hair Vitamins - Which vitamins are best for your hair?

There are plenty of shampoos, conditioners and hair masks that claim to keep our hair healthy and strong from the outside in, but what about from the inside? What…

25th May 2017

Check out the remarkable transformation in Hollywood star Jamie Foxx’s hair

The two pictures on this page show a remarkable transformation in the hair of the Hollywood star Jamie Foxx.

You can see clearly that the 49-year-old star's hairline is…

22nd May 2017

Dimitar Berbatov’s remarkable hair transformation

Dimitar Berbatov showed off his remarkable hair transformation on TV last week.

The 36-year-old was barely recognisable from his days as a striker for Spurs and Manchester United.

You…

15th May 2017

Hollywood star Billy Bob Thornton is a great advert for the benefits of hair transplantation

Take a look at the two pictures of the Hollywood star Billy Bob Thornton on this page. 

The 61-year-star is a fantastic advert for the benefits of hair transplantation.

08th May 2017

Hair Care Do’s and Don’ts

Keeping your hair healthy and strong doesn’t need an army of high-end hair products, just a few little steps daily can help you keep your hair in tip-top condition.…

05th May 2017

John Travolta’s amazing hair transformation

Check out the three pictures of Hollywood star John Travolta on this page. 

The 63-year-old has gone through a pretty remarkable hair transformation.

The picture of Travolta wiith fairly…

02nd May 2017

Men change their hair styles just four times between the ages of 18 and while women switch 15 times

The average man has just four hair styles between the ages of 18 and 40 - David Beckham has had 38 in the same time!
* Crown Clinic

26th April 2017

The Strength of Human Hair

Just like our body and mind, our hair needs to be taken care of and given the best treatment to keep it healthy and strong. Human hair may look…

26th April 2017

Micropigmentation can Help to Rectify Male Pattern Baldness

It’s extremely common for men to begin seeing signs of hair loss as they age. For some, the level of hair loss is much more significant than others, whist…

19th April 2017

Has TV’s Mark Wright had a hair transplant?

Mark Wright is one of the best groomed men on TV. 

He first rose to fame on the ITV reality show The Only Way Is Essex, where all the…

18th April 2017

The Hidden Dangers Of Cheap Hair Transplants

As a society, we love to find a bargain and if we have the chance to save some money, we will usually take it. However, choosing a budget price…

13th April 2017

How long does an FUE procedure last?

In the procedure of an FUE hair transplant, many wonder how long the results will last. FUE is a permanent solution to hair loss, however, everyone is individual…

05th April 2017

How EastEnders’ Max Branning might look if he had hair

Pranksters on the Internet have produced an image showing what EastEnders star Max Branning might look like if he had hair.

You can see the difference in his appearance…

03rd April 2017

Find out more about our consultant surgeon Asim Shahmalak

Find out more about Crown Clinic's consultant hair transplant surgeon Asim Shahmalak

What made you get into this line of work?

I worked for many years as a…

28th March 2017

Gareth Bale to get a hair transplant after his famous ‘man bun’ failed to cover his bald spot

It has been a reported that the Real Madrid footballer Gareth Bale is to undergo a hair transplant.

Welsh-born Gareth - the UK's most successful soccer export -…

22nd March 2017

What is the maximum hair density you can get from an FUE hair transplant?

Hair loss can be a troubling time for many people, as they notice their full head of hair beginning to fade away. A hair transplant can certainly help to…

22nd March 2017

What happens during the recovery stage of your hair transplant?

The recovery stage of any hair transplant is crucial in the success of the transplant overall, especially for more delicate procedures like FUE hair transplants.

After the surgery,…

15th March 2017

Has The Night Manager star Hugh Laurie had a hair transplant?

Hugh Laurie is one of our most successful actors - loved for his roles in hit TV series such as House and The Night Manager. 

The 57-year-old actor's smouldering…

13th March 2017

5 Biggest Causes of Female Hair Loss

Female hair loss is not quite as well publicised as male hair loss, due it being less common than male pattern baldness. However, it is no less of a…

10th March 2017

Sylvester Stallone looks years younger thanks to a hair transplant

It is difficult to believe that Hollywood actor Sylvester Stallone has reached the grand old age of 70.

It is even harder to believe when you look at recent…

07th March 2017

Four myths about hair transplant surgery

If you are thinking about having a hair transplant, you need to have all the facts.

As with any surgical procedure, there is a lot of misinformation out…

27th February 2017

The Top Hair Loss Myths Debunked

Whether you’ve started to see the first signs of hair loss, or have concerns about the future of your luscious locks, there are plenty of myths and rumours surrounding…

24th February 2017

Hair transplant surgeon Asim Shahmalak in the news for his work with acid attack victims

You may have seen Crown Clinic's hair transplant surgeon Asim Shahmalak in the news this week for his work with acid attack victims in Pakistan.

Two…

22nd February 2017

What Is Scalp Micropigmentation?

Over the years, the way hair transplants have been conducted have evolved and changed, in order to give the most natural results for the patient. In the last few…

20th February 2017

How does a hair transplant work?

A string of celebrities have come to Crown Clinic for surgical help in a bid to stop balding.

Hair transplants are the only long-term viable solution to the…

14th February 2017

Kylie Minogue spends £8,000 for ex-fiance’s hair transplant

Kylie Minogue has been in the news in the last week following her sad split with her fiance Joshua Sasse.

Since the split it has emerged that the Australian…

07th February 2017

How can you finance your FUE hair transplant?

If a full head of hair is something you have been dreaming of, the cost of the FUE hair transplant procedure shouldn’t hold you back.

FUE hair transplants can…

06th February 2017

Crown Clinic is now offering Scalp Micropigmentation (hairline tattoos)

For many men, going bald means losing their confidence as well as their hair.
Now, increasing numbers are opting to have a 'hair tattoo'- a new non-surgical technique…

31st January 2017

The Trainspotting star in need of a hair transplant

Jonny Lee Miller was cast as the heart-throb in the original Trainspotting movie.

Even more than his co-star Ewan McGregor, Lee Miller, as the peroxide-haired Sick Boy, was seen…

24th January 2017

How to plan for your 2017 FUE Hair Transplant

It’s a brand new year and it’s time to set those new goals and challenges for 2017. The term ‘New year, new me’ rings out every 1st January, and…

17th January 2017

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte shows off the spectacular results of his hair transplants

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is riding high in his first season managing in the Premiership.

His Chelsea side are seven points clear at the top and fans love the…

16th January 2017

Celebrity Big Brother star Calum Best talks about his three hair transplants at Crown Clinic

Fresh media coverage appeared today about Celebrity Big Brother star Calum Best's three hair transplants at Crown Clinic.

There is a great piece here in the…

12th January 2017

Celebrity Big Brother star who could benefit from a hair transplant

Celebrity Big Brother kicks off this week on Channel 5 starring Crown Clinic patient Calum Best.

Calum has had three FUE (follicular unit extraction) procedures with…

03rd January 2017

A guide to reducing the appearance of hair transplant scarring

Modern hair transplants have improved exponentially since the 1970’s. The bald patch used to be removed, tightening the scalp and leaving a large, ugly, scar. Today, after either of…

21st December 2016

Eight out of ten of the world’s sexiest men have beards, according to a new survey

Eight out of the world's ten sexiest men have beards, according to a new survey.

Top spot went to the Fifty Shades of Grey movie hunk Jamie Dornan who…

20th December 2016

How a hair transplant can change your life

Hair transplants are transforming the lives of thousands of people each and every year, by helping to restore the hair they have lost over time. Hair loss can quicken…

19th December 2016

Calum Best’s three hair transplants at Crown Clinic

Calum Best is rumoured to be heading back to the Celebrity Big Brother house.

The popular model - who has had three hair transplants at Crown Clinic with…

12th December 2016

Going bald has aged Prince William by eight years, according to a new Crown Clinic survey

Prince William appears eight years older than his real age because of his hair loss, according to a new Crown Clinic survey.
The heir to the throne has…

07th December 2016

When Is The Best Time To Have A Hair Transplant?

If you are considering either an FUE hair transplant or an FUT transplant, one of the questions you may be asking yourself is ‘am I eligible’ or maybe…

07th December 2016

The Perfect Products To Use After An FUE Hair Transplant

There are many steps to go though before you get your FUE Hair Transplant and once it’s all done and dusted, there are just a few more things you’ll…

05th December 2016

What Is The Perfect Age To Have an FUE Hair Transplant?

A balding or receding hairline can occur at any stage of life, usually affecting males around the age of 33. However, most men start to notice a receding hairline…

02nd December 2016