What Is Hair and Why Is It Important?

Hair is one of the most important features on our body; it can protect us from dust and particles when considering hair in our nose and ears, decrease the amount of light and particles that get into our eyes, provide our bodies warmth, and protects our skin and scalp. But is there more to hair than what meets the eye? As hair specialists, we feel that we can answer this question…

Are Bald Men Attractive?

Most balding men have pattern baldness, with 25% beginning the process at the young age of 30. This is not surprising, considering there nearly 300 genetic markers for baldness were found recently, with many others existing! This is why some men opt for a combover while others choose to shave their heads entirely. And now that it’s Valentine’s Day, many men…

The Mentality Behind a Combover

Here at DHI Manchester, we have seen our fair share of hairstyles and methods of dealing with hair loss. One which we are seeing more and more of is the combover. An interesting construction of healthy hair arranged, often in complicated ways, to cover the area most affected by the balding process. This may be a hairstyle that many associate with ageing politicians, but it…

Hairstyles Throughout the Ages

Here at DHI Manchester we know that hair styles go through phases, much like fashion, and so throughout history there have been some interesting styles in place. From the long locks of the Greeks to the skinheads of the 80s, it is safe to say that hair has undergone an interesting transformation over the years. So, what were the hairstyles of those that came before us? Ancient

EYEBROW HAIR LOSS: CAUSES AND TREATMENT

To many people, eyebrows don’t seem that big of a deal; after all, they’re simply small areas of hair on our faces, right? However, even though hair loss and what may be causing it are important issues, eyebrows are more crucial than you may think. They frame our faces and are integral in helping us convey our emotions. When we start noticing hair loss in our eyebrows, it…