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The Mop: A Hair Loss Treatment Blog

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60 Second Interview with Trichologist Paul Green | Hairmop

Created on 22-6-2017

Paul Green is a Trichologist at DHI Australia - the leaders in the market for natural hair transplants. We were lucky enough to pick his brain for a quick 60-seconds to learn more about his background, how he became an expert in treating hair loss and the smartest ways to regrow thinning hair. 


What is your background?

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What Hair Loss Products Are Best For The Different Stages of Hair Loss? | Hairmop

Created on 14-6-2017

You’ve started the journey. You’ve decided you’re not going down without a fight, and you’re going to invest in hair loss treatments from an online clinic. However, which option is the best for you? It might take a while so you don’t want to choose the wrong one. Read below for the different stages of hair loss to understand what stage of hair loss you’re in and which hair loss treatment is...

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Do Hair Loss Shampoos Actually Work? | Hairmop

Created on 23-5-2017

Hair loss shampoos - they’ve been around since shampoo was invented, but do they actually work?  Well, while they may have marginal benefit depending on what is causing your hair loss (see our blog 'the causes of hair loss'), it is unlikely they will be a game changer for your hair line. At Hairmop.com.au, we consider hair loss shampoo to be effective when used in combination with other hair...

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How to Style Thinning or Balding Hair | Hairmop

Created on 27-2-2017

Going bald is never an easy pill to swallow. The backward march of a hairline can cause cold sweats in even the most unshakeable men. It’s easy to think that a thinning mop marks the death of your ability to be stylish or desirable, but it’s important to not fall prey to this line of thinking. There are a number of options to keep you looking suave during your hair loss journey.

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What Lifestyle Factors Cause Hair Loss? | Hairmop

Created on 22-2-2017

For some guys going bald is no big deal. For others, the first sign of thinning hair or a receding hairline can shatter confidence and be a source of constant angst. Hair loss is extremely common and affects up to 30% of men by the age of 30 and 50% of men by the age of 50.

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Does Building Muscle & Taking Performance Enhancing Drugs Cause Hair Loss & Baldness? | Hairmop

Created on 2-2-2017

We’re often asked about the impact lifestyle factors have on hair loss. One client recently questioned whether or not so called ‘testosterone boosting’ activity might accelerate hair loss. Don’t stress. Pumping weights, having sex and changing your diet will not sufficiently boost endogenous (within the body) DHT levels to cause accelerated hair loss or balding. Levels of hormone within the...

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Can Smoking Cause Hair Loss? | Hairmop

Created on 27-1-2017

We all know how terrible smoking is for your health. It is a well established major risk factor for heart disease, stroke and a variety of cancers. Many young people write these conditions off as diseases for the elderly and  continue to smoke. But what if smoking was affecting you right now? What if smoking was contributing to you going bald or hair loss?

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Are Women More Attracted To Bald Men or Guys With Hair? | Hairmop

Created on 27-10-2016

We all know it, all that really matters, at least in the beginning of a relationship, is how someone looks...

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Female Pattern Baldness OR Female Hair Loss - Explained | Hairmop

Created on 26-8-2016

Hair loss or hair thinning is a common source of anxiety for many women. The hair on our head is our most visible secondary sexual characteristic and its purpose is almost purely aesthetic. Long, thick hair in women has long been equated with beauty and femininity. It is therefore not surprising that hair loss in women can have more significant psychosocial consequences than it does in men.

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Low Dose Laser Light Therapy as a Hair Loss Treatment | Hairmop

Created on 27-7-2016

Low dose laser light therapy (LLLT) is gaining some popularity for the treatment of male and female pattern hair loss.

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Can Stress Cause Hair Loss or Affect Hair Regrowth? | Hairmop

Created on 27-6-2016

What does stress do to my hair?

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Understanding Hair Loss & Hair Regrowth Means understanding Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) and DHT blockers | Hairmop

Created on 12-5-2016

Dihydrotestosterone (often abbreviated to DHT) is the hormone that lies at the epicentre of balding. DHT may also be referred to as 5α-dihydrotestosterone (5α-DHT) or 5α-androstan-17β-ol-3-one. Don't be confused, they're all the same thing!

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Is It Legal to Order Prescription Medication (including Hair Loss Treatments) Online in Australia? | Hairmop

Created on 27-4-2016

The purchase of online prescription and over the counter medications on the internet is becoming increasingly popular.

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Hair Loss from Dandruff & an Itchy Scalp | Hairmop

Created on 8-4-2016

Hair loss is common and often a great source of anxiety that affects thousands of men and women in Australia. Almost 30% of men are going bald by the time they hit 30 and nearly half of all men are bald by 50.

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Myths About Hair Loss & Hair Regrowth - Separating Hair Loss Fact from Fiction | Hairmop

Created on 27-3-2016

There are lots of myths about hair loss that get thrown around. The Hairmop medical team has debunked some of the most common ones.

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Natural Hair Regrowth Treatments - Does Saw Palmetto Really Work? | Hairmop

Created on 11-3-2016

Natural and complementary medicines are gaining great popularity. Saw Palmetto extract is a naturally occurring substance which has been used for many years to restore hair growth. Saw Palmetto is derived from the fruit of Serenoa Repens which is rich in fatty acids and phytosterols. Like Finasteride, Saw Palmetto works by blocking the enzyme 5-alpha reductase which in turn reduces the...

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The Professional and Social Implications of Hair Loss & Balding | Hairmop

Created on 9-3-2016

For some guys going bald is no big deal. For others, the first sign of thinning hair or a receding hairline can shatter confidence and be a source of constant angst. What will women think? Will this shape how people see me? Might this affect me professionally?

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The Causes of Male Pattern Baldness or Androgenic Alopecia | Hairmop

Created on 5-3-2016

Half your mop in the bathroom sink? Hairs clogging the shower drain? A rapidly receding hairline? ‘Why me?’ you might ask. ‘How can I explain this cruel and unjust punishment?’

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Do You Have a Receding Hairline? | Hairmop

Created on 26-2-2016

Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to be completely bald to start treating your hair loss. Many menstart to panic at the first sign of a receding hairline.

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Which Hair Loss Treatments Really Work? | Hairmop

Created on 2-1-2016

Contrary to popular belief, going bald is not a fait accompli. There are a number of hair loss treatment options which can be successfully implemented prophylactically or to regrow hair.

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