My name is Emily Hamilton. I am a Trans Woman navigating gender transition in my 40s. Being Trans is just one aspect of my personality. I am a parent, a senior manager in my workplace and an advocate for Mental Health. This blog for me is super vulnerable as I’m talking about hair. Not removal,that’s
My breast cancer story. I first noticed a lump in my breast in October last year. I’ve always described my breasts as a bit “lumpy” much to my friends amusement, so I didn’t think too much of it. Afterall, I thought, breast cancer at 34 is quite rare. However, by November 2020 this all changed.
The impact of Covid-19 and the ongoing pandemic on hair loss. There have been many reports in the press over recent months about people experiencing hair loss after contracting Covid-19. Our team of hair loss experts wanted to share their thoughts on Covid related hair loss and stress. We have also been privileged to be
Coping with Alopecia Areata and coming to terms with hair loss. Many of you will have read Fiona’s amazing story on our website, if not you can read it here Fiona’s Story, and learn about her experience of coping with hair loss caused by Alopecia Areata. Her inspiring story of coping with Alopecia Areata, two
Last year Jenna made the move from London to Scotland. Here she tells us about her new life after leaving Hair Solved London and relocating to Edinburgh. And most importantly doing what she loves at our busy Glasgow Salon. Many of you will recognise Jenna as Salon Manager from our vibrant and bustling Hair
“Coping with lockdown and returning to work was something I had to take in my stride”, Dionne, Hair Solved Manchester. 2020 has been a challenging year for all of us on both a personal and a professional level: coping with lockdown and concerns about returning to work. Dionne, our Assistant Manager at Hair Solved Manchester,
The team at Hair Solved Glasgow are delighted to say we have found a new home! We know that many of our clients are already aware that we have been incredibly busy over the past few months. We have been renovating our beautiful new building to meet our clients’ needs and those of our growing
Changing lives by transforming womens hair loss is so important to Dionne. She joined our Hair Solved Salon in Manchester in 2016 and in 2019 was promoted to Assistant Salon Manager. This was in recognition of her hard work and commitment to clients and the rest of her team. She managed to find a little
Important Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information Client safety is our priority in our hair loss salons. Therefore in light of the recent and ongoing outbreak of the (Covid-19) Coronavirus, we would like to reassure our clients that we have put additional steps in place at all of our salon locations to make sure our Clients are safe.
The impact of hair loss led to the most horrible time in my life. Let me tell you about the impact of hair loss. My hair first started to become thin in 2010 because of an under active thyroid. It quickly started to get worse, coming out in handfuls and resulting in large bald patches
My hair loss is related to my thyroid condition. I have an under active thyroid and have had the condition for 35 years. However my hair started thinning really, really badly during the past 15 years. More recently it became very distressing, I just couldn’t style it any way to disguise the thinning. Even my
A cancer diagnosis is a devastating thing to happen to anyone and cancer treatment can be just as daunting – especially the side effect of hair loss due to chemotherapy. My name is Louise Reid and I decided to share my personal story to help other women worrying about hair loss caused by chemotherapy. I
Our Director, Natalie, talks about Postpartum Hair Loss and pregnancy. At Hair Solved we believe that we understand hair loss in all its forms. Not just because of our many years of experience working with women of all ages and with all hair loss conditions. But because many of our team have very personal experiences
Trichotillomania, or trich for short, is a hard condition to understand. After all, who’d want to pull their own hair out and make themselves look like that? What makes it an even harder condition to understand is the fact that it mostly affects women and young girls; for whom hair and appearance is generally a
Alopecia Areata is one of the most common causes of hair loss in the UK. With studies suggesting it affects 1 in every 100 people. It is also the most common condition we see among women booking a consultation with us. In our recent Hair Solved Customer Survey, 27% of participants identified with having some
Coping with cancer related hair loss Hair loss is one of the most well known side effects of cancer treatment and coping with cancer related hair loss is a real struggle for many women. The extent of a patient’s hair loss can range from mild thinning, or patches to total hair loss. Chemotherapy is the