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Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Treatment Before and After Results - New Success Story

A new entry has just been added to Belgravia’s Female Pattern Hair Loss Treatment Success Stories gallery.

Find out what this client had to say and see her regrowth results close up, or find out more about treating hereditary hair loss in women by clicking the buttons below…

(Results may vary and are not guaranteed)

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Circ - Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Clinics LondonThe Belgravia Centre

The Belgravia Centre is an organisation specialising in hair growth and hair loss prevention with two clinics and in-house pharmacies in Central London, UK. If you are worried about hair loss you can arrange a free consultation with a hair loss expert or complete our Online Consultation Form from anywhere in the world. View our Hair Loss Success Stories, which includes the world’s largest gallery of hair growth comparison photos and demonstrates the levels of success that so many of Belgravia’s patients achieve. You can also phone 020 7730 6666 any time to arrange a free consultation.

A press release from Italian-based Cassiopea, the pharmaceutical company developing a Clascoterone-based genetic hair loss treatment known as Breezula, has provided a “very positive” Phase IIa update.

This stage of the research was intended to establish the efficacy and safety of four separate doses of Breezula, and, according to its manufacturers, the topical anti-androgen has performed well, with no serious side effects related to the treatment being reported.

The press release, dated 16th April 2019, boldly claims the “results indicate that Clascoterone stops the loss of hair and grows new hair”.

What is Clascoterone (Breezula)?

Clascoterone is a newly developed, anti-androgen chemical which is applied topically. In low doses of 1 per cent, it is being explored as a potential acne treatment. However, in larger doses of 2.5 to 7.5 per cent, it is piquing interest as a hair growth product.

As with high strength minoxidil, it is applied directly to the scalp, where it penetrates the skin. It then acts on the androgen receptors located within the sebaceous glands and hair follicles.

Clascoterone Breezula clinical trial results phase 2 male pattern hair loss treatment

Like finasteride 1mg – the oral Male Pattern Hair Loss Treatment for men – Clascoterone is also a DHT blocker. Breezula’s action stops dihydrotestosterone from interacting with specific hair follicles, reducing the likelihood of thinning hair developing.

Increased hair count observed

The 12-month Phase II trial saw 400 men aged between 18 and 55 years old use various doses of Clascoterone. Three groups applied solutions of either 2.5%, 5% or 7.5% Clascoterone twice per day, whilst one group used the 7.5% dose once per day.

A total of 344 participants completed the trial, and the mean data for each group showed an increased hair count during follow-up.

The mean target area hair count increases were as follows: 10.2 for the group using the 2.5% solution, 13.8 for those using 5%, 14.3 for those using 7.5% twice per day and 12.7 for those using the 7.5% solution once per day.

There were also notable mean changes recorded in the target area hair width measurements; these registered as 521.1 for 2.5% users, 615 for 5% users, 762.5 for 7.5% twice per day users and 658.8 for 7.5% once per day users.

Researchers note in regard to the target area hair width data, “highly significant changes vs. vehicle were observed in all active groups with the highest change observed in the 7.5% BID [twice per day] group, which reached borderline statistical significance since the third month (first follow-up visit) and statistical significance at months 6, 9 and 12”.

Furthermore, the results reported an “excellent safety profile”.

Potential benefits for women with PCOS

Commenting on the Breezula clinical trial results, Belgravia hair loss specialist, Rali Bozhinova says, “These results showed statistical significance which of course sounds very promising and I look forward to seeing their future research. It looks like topical Clascoterone is overall well tolerated and is so far showing very positive efficacy on androgen-related conditions such as acne and androgenic alopecia.

Women with PCOS sometimes experience androgenic alopecia, an oily scalp and scalp acne, which are all linked to androgen effects. So, topical Clascoterone may actually be very helpful in such cases.

This study took 12 months but patients with genetic hair loss require ongoing treatment, so I think longer research on the safety of topical Clascoterone will be needed. It will also have to be tested on women.”

Breezula potential release date

In fact, Cassiopea has noted its next steps will be to meet with the FDA in advance of the men’s Phase III clinical trials starting, as well as proceeding with a proof of concept clinical trial in women.

The company’s product pipeline states that it hopes to complete these Phase III trials by 2020, ready for an anticipated launch date of 2022, assuming the MHRA and FDA – and any other appropriate medical regulatory boards – give their authorisations.

For anyone worried about losing their hair now, 2022 – whilst only three years away – is still a long way off. Given Male Pattern Hair Loss is a permanent and progressive condition, those wishing to explore options for stabilising their shedding, promoting hair growth and preventing baldness would be well advised to seek advice now.

Generally, the earlier you can start finding out what works for you, the better the results, when it comes to treating hair loss. There are existing clinically-proven hair loss treatment options which can be paired with additional hair growth supporting products, where appropriate, to form a holistic approach suited to each individual’s medical and lifestyle needs.

Then, if – later down the line – new treatments, such as Breezula, come along and are suitably proven to be safe, tolerable and effective, a specialist will be able to talk you through switching or incorporating it into your current course of hair loss solutions – but at least you’ll have got a head start!


Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Clinic Hair Loss Specialist Free ConsultationThe Belgravia Centre

The Belgravia Centre is an organisation specialising in hair growth and hair loss prevention with two clinics and in-house pharmacies in Central London, UK. If you are worried about hair loss you can arrange a free consultation with a hair loss expert or complete our Online Consultation Form from anywhere in the world. View our Hair Loss Success Stories, which includes the world’s largest gallery of hair growth comparison photos and demonstrates the levels of success that so many of Belgravia’s patients achieve. You can also phone 020 7730 6666 any time to arrange a free consultation.

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Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Treatment Before and After Results - New Success Story

A new entry has just been added to Belgravia’s Female Pattern Hair Loss Treatment Success Stories gallery.

Find out what this client had to say and see her regrowth results close up, or find out more about treating hereditary hair loss in women by clicking the buttons below…

(Results may vary and are not guaranteed)

VIEW SUCCESS STORY

Treatment information


Circ - Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Clinics LondonThe Belgravia Centre

The Belgravia Centre is an organisation specialising in hair growth and hair loss prevention with two clinics and in-house pharmacies in Central London, UK. If you are worried about hair loss you can arrange a free consultation with a hair loss expert or complete our Online Consultation Form from anywhere in the world. View our Hair Loss Success Stories, which includes the world’s largest gallery of hair growth comparison photos and demonstrates the levels of success that so many of Belgravia’s patients achieve. You can also phone 020 7730 6666 any time to arrange a free consultation.

Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Treatment Before and After Results - New Success Story

A new entry has just been added to Belgravia’s Female Pattern Hair Loss and Hair Breakage Treatment Success Stories galleries.

Find out what this client had to say and see her regrowth results close up, or find out more about treating hereditary hair loss in women by clicking the buttons below…

(Results may vary and are not guaranteed)

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Hair Breakage

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The Belgravia Centre

The Belgravia Centre is an organisation specialising in hair growth and hair loss prevention with two clinics and in-house pharmacies in Central London, UK. If you are worried about hair loss you can arrange a free consultation with a hair loss expert or complete our Online Consultation Form from anywhere in the world. View our Hair Loss Success Stories, which includes the world’s largest gallery of hair growth comparison photos and demonstrates the levels of success that so many of Belgravia’s patients achieve. You can also phone 020 7730 6666 any time to arrange a free consultation.

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Name: Amita

Question: I know I have to stop using my female pattern hair loss treatment medication and can’t take my Hair Vitalics whilst I’m pregnant but can I continue to use my HairMax LaserComb?

Answer: Hi, Amita. Firstly, congratulations on your pregnancy! We hope everything is going smoothly for you.

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You are absolutely correct that women cannot use genetic hair loss treatment eg. applications of high strength minoxidil, during pregnancy; this is also the case whilst they are breastfeeding or expressing.

The same is true of Hair Vitalics for Women; these food supplements should not be taken until after you have given birth and, if you are breastfeeding, the course should not be resumed until you have finished nursing.

At Belgravia we advise our female patients that no hair loss treatments or hair growth supporting products – including low level laser therapy devices such as the LaserComb – should be used during pregnancy or whilst breastfeeding, as a precaution.

Furthermore, if you have a male partner with whom you are sexually active during your pregnancy, and who is also using hair loss treatment, he too should stop taking finasteride 1mg during this time (in fact, he should stop taking this DHT-blocker one week before you start trying to conceive). He is, however, fine to continue using minoxidil throughout this period.

If preferable, as long as you do not handle any finasteride tablets, it is also possible for him to continue to take his finasteride 1mg as normal as long as he uses a barrier contraceptive method (condoms) whilst you are pregnant and breastfeeding.

After you have had your baby, if you would like to restart your Female Pattern Hair Loss treatment course, the best thing to do is to consult your dedicated specialist who will be able to assess you and check whether any tweaks to your original programme are necessary before you start again after you have finished breastfeeding, where applicable.

For instance, many women experience Post Partum Alopecia – excessive shedding and thinning hair after having a baby – which is an entirely normal postnatal phenomenon.

The hair will generally return to its pre-pregnancy state within approximately 12 months, however, as you have an existing hair loss condition which may be exacerbated by this, or the stress of childbirth and coping with a new baby, it is certainly recommended that you are re-assessed before resuming treatment. That way, your specialist can ensure you are on the most appropriate, personalised course, with optimum hair loss solutions based on your current situation.

If you would like to discuss any of this information further, or need any additional support from your Treatment Advisor, do just drop them an email or call the clinic on 020 7730 6666 at your convenience and they’ll be happy to assist you.


Circ - Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Clinics LondonThe Belgravia Centre

The Belgravia Centre is an organisation specialising in hair growth and hair loss prevention with two clinics and in-house pharmacies in Central London, UK. If you are worried about hair loss you can arrange a free consultation with a hair loss expert or complete our Online Consultation Form from anywhere in the world. View our Hair Loss Success Stories, which includes the world’s largest gallery of hair growth comparison photos and demonstrates the levels of success that so many of Belgravia’s patients achieve. You can also phone 020 7730 6666 any time to arrange a free consultation.

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Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Treatment Before and After Results - New Success Story

A new entry has just been added to Belgravia’s Female Pattern Hair Loss Treatment Success Stories gallery.

This client has two separate conditions – Chronic Telogen Effluvium and Female Pattern Hair Loss which are being treated simultaneously, thanks to a personalised treatment plan available from Belgravia.

Find out what this client had to say and see her regrowth results close up, or find out more about treating hereditary hair loss in women by clicking the buttons below…

(Results may vary and are not guaranteed)

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The Belgravia Centre

The Belgravia Centre is an organisation specialising in hair growth and hair loss prevention with two clinics and in-house pharmacies in Central London, UK. If you are worried about hair loss you can arrange a free consultation with a hair loss expert or complete our Online Consultation Form from anywhere in the world. View our Hair Loss Success Stories, which includes the world’s largest gallery of hair growth comparison photos and demonstrates the levels of success that so many of Belgravia’s patients achieve. You can also phone 020 7730 6666 any time to arrange a free consultation.

Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Treatment Before and After Results - New Success Story

A new entry has just been added to Belgravia’s Female Pattern Hair Loss Treatment Success Stories gallery.

This client has two separate conditions – Chronic Telogen Effluvium and Female Pattern Hair Loss which are being treated simultaneously, thanks to a personalised treatment plan devised by her hair specialist.

Find out what this client had to say and see her regrowth results close up, or find out more about treating hereditary hair loss in women by clicking the buttons below…

(Results may vary and are not guaranteed)

VIEW SUCCESS STORY

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Chronic Telogen Effluvium Treatment


Circ - Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Clinics LondonThe Belgravia Centre

The Belgravia Centre is an organisation specialising in hair growth and hair loss prevention with two clinics and in-house pharmacies in Central London, UK. If you are worried about hair loss you can arrange a free consultation with a hair loss expert or complete our Online Consultation Form from anywhere in the world. View our Hair Loss Success Stories, which includes the world’s largest gallery of hair growth comparison photos and demonstrates the levels of success that so many of Belgravia’s patients achieve. You can also phone 020 7730 6666 any time to arrange a free consultation.

Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Treatment Before and After Results - New Success Story

A new entry has just been added to Belgravia’s Female Pattern Hair Loss Treatment Success Stories gallery.

Find out what this client had to say and see her regrowth results close up, or find out more about treating hereditary hair loss in women by clicking the buttons below…

(Results may vary and are not guaranteed)

VIEW SUCCESS STORY

Treatment information


The Belgravia Centre

The Belgravia Centre is an organisation specialising in hair growth and hair loss prevention with two clinics and in-house pharmacies in Central London, UK. If you are worried about hair loss you can arrange a free consultation with a hair loss expert or complete our Online Consultation Form from anywhere in the world. View our Hair Loss Success Stories, which includes the world’s largest gallery of hair growth comparison photos and demonstrates the levels of success that so many of Belgravia’s patients achieve. You can also phone 020 7730 6666 any time to arrange a free consultation.

The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgeons (ISHRS) has launched a campaign to warn people of the dangers associated with getting a ‘black market’ hair transplant.

In a shocking press statement from March 2019, the industry body advised that 77.5 per cent of its members – qualified hair restoration surgeons – have seen an increase in the number of people coming to them for help after ‘botched’ procedures.

The reason for the number of poor results has been put squarely at the door of illegal hair transplant clinics, and poorly trained – or completely unqualified – non-medical practitioners carrying out these highly skilled procedures.

The ISHRS reports that, due to the demand for hair transplants, often cheap ones carried out abroad, and unscrupulous attempts to cash in on people’s hair loss concerns, they have even heard of instances where the operation has been carried out by a taxi driver.

Disfiguring results, scarring and infections

ISHRS members reported cases where post-op patients of these dubious ‘clinics’, presented to them with scarring and infections, over-harvesting – where too much donor hair has been removed, leaving the area bald with little hope of there being enough to use for any corrective procedures – and infections.

Additionally, poor results such as “disfiguring” unnatural looking hairlines and follicles being placed so that grafted hair grows in the wrong direction, were obvious.

Another issue the medical association feels potential customers, particularly those seeking a hair transplant abroad and looking into medical tourism, should be aware of is inaccurate graft counts.

The cost of hair transplants tends to be worked out based on the number of grafts, which is essentially a per-hair price. The ISHRS advised that patients have been booked in – and charged for – a specific number of grafts, but in reality have received around half that amount.

When having medical procedures in a foreign country, whilst their marketing may be sophisticated, including online reviews which cannot be easily verified by the viewer, the reality can often include poor-to-no aftercare and language barriers, making it hard to address any concerns or pursue recourse.

This is, of course, in addition to any issues with the conditions of the clinic and its equipment, not to mention ensuring the staff carrying out your operation are properly, medically trained and have the relevant skills and qualifications.

One way to avoid falling into the black market hair transplant trap is to check the ISHRS website – ishrs.org – to verify credentials for a specific clinic and/or surgeon, before going ahead.

“This is a serious crisis for anyone seeking help for hair loss, which is why the ISHRS is working diligently to educate patients about these dangers. We have many competent doctors in the ISHRS operating in the medical tourism industry who have signed a commitment that the Doctor does the surgery and have attended educational meetings regularly to assure the hair restoration surgery in the end makes you happy and not one you will regret for a lifetime,” says Ricardo Mejia, MD, chair of the ISHRS Committee on Issues Pertaining to the Unlicensed Practice of Medicine.

Non-surgical alternatives

Unethical hair restoration practitioners are unlikely to provide unbiased advice when it comes to dealing with hairloss.

It is likely a hair transplant is neither necessary nor appropriate for certain levels of Male Pattern Baldness, or for men who are under 30 years old.

Where there is a drop in hair density and thinning hair or a receding hairline but the hair is still present – the scalp has not yet taken on the smooth, shiny look associated with going bald – non-surgical hair loss treatment is generally the first step to consider.

Many top surgeons advise men considering hair replacement surgery to first follow a course of clinically-proven hair treatments – high strength minoxidil and/or finasteride 1mg – for a minimum of 6 to 12 months.

Doing so will give the candidate an idea of what can be achieved without surgery but, should they still decide to go ahead with the op, they will have maximised their hair growth and stabilised hair fall in preparation for the procedure. This is likely to lead to better results as it gives the surgeon more to work with, as well as a cleaner area with less shedding to deal with.

For those who have a hair transplant, aftercare is critical in maintaining the results obtained, which should become fully realised around 12 months post-op. Continuing to follow this type of pharmaceutical hair loss treatment programme, with additional hair growth supporting products where desired, plays a big role in preventing baldness around the grafts.

When choosing a surgical practitioner or hair loss specialist, it is vital to not only do your research, but to meet with a number of different businesses in order to make an informed decision.

Dealing with hairloss can be a tough and emotional ordeal so, once you know they are properly qualified and equipped to meet your needs, go with the professionals you feel most comfortable dealing with and will be comfortable about reaching out to for help, should you need it.


The Belgravia Centre

The Belgravia Centre is an organisation specialising in hair growth and hair loss prevention with two clinics and in-house pharmacies in Central London, UK. If you are worried about hair loss you can arrange a free consultation with a hair loss expert or complete our Online Consultation Form from anywhere in the world. View our Hair Loss Success Stories, which includes the world’s largest gallery of hair growth comparison photos and demonstrates the levels of success that so many of Belgravia’s patients achieve. You can also phone 020 7730 6666 any time to arrange a free consultation.

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Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Treatment Before and After Results - New Success Story

A new entry has just been added to Belgravia’s Female Pattern Hair Loss Treatment Success Stories and gallery.

This client has two separate conditions – Chronic Telogen Effluvium and Female Pattern Hair Losswhich are being treated simultaneously, thanks to a personalised treatment plan

Find out what this client had to say and see her regrowth results close up, or find out more about treating hereditary hair loss in women by clicking the buttons below…

(Results may vary and are not guaranteed)

VIEW SUCCESS STORY

Female Hair Loss Treatment

Chronic Telogen Effluvium Treatment


Circ - Belgravia Centre Hair Loss Clinics LondonThe Belgravia Centre

The Belgravia Centre is an organisation specialising in hair growth and hair loss prevention with two clinics and in-house pharmacies in Central London, UK. If you are worried about hair loss you can arrange a free consultation with a hair loss expert or complete our Online Consultation Form from anywhere in the world. View our Hair Loss Success Stories, which includes the world’s largest gallery of hair growth comparison photos and demonstrates the levels of success that so many of Belgravia’s patients achieve. You can also phone 020 7730 6666 any time to arrange a free consultation.