Does Anvar (Oxandrolone) cause hair loss?

Anvar (Oxandrolone) is a DHT based steroid and can contribute to hair loss in those with a propensity to male pattern balding. If you have hair loss or family history of hair loss, you have increased risk of experiencing hair loss while taking Anvar. Taking Finasteride can help slowing down the hair loss but may…

Are consultations free?

Yes, all Vinci Hair Clinic consultations in the UK are free of charge (with the exception of VIP/home consult sessions.)

Is FUE better that the strip technique (FUSS/FUT)?

This is an impossible question to answer, so many variables will determine which technique is better for your individual requirements. Considerations include the number of grafts that need transplanting, the type of hair, the condition of the donor area, expectations and whether you usually wear your hair shaved or very short. We recommend that you…

How much does a hair transplant procedure cost?

The cost of a hair transplant procedure depends greatly on your stage of hair loss and your expectations, as well as the type of hair transplant you require. A hair transplant is a permanent procedure and will be visible for the rest of your life. While cost is important to consider, the quality of the…

How many hairs are in each graft?

The number will differ between individuals, but our experience tells us that on average there will be 2.5 hair per follicle, so 4 hair grafts will have, on average, 10 hairs.

What is a hair graft?

Hair naturally grows in bundles of one to five hairs – each bundle is known as a hair graft.

When can I get back to my normal activities after the procedure?

As long as your work doesn’t involve strenuous activities you can get back to work the following day, although we do recommend taking a couple of days off, if possible. You can wash your hair and style the following day after the procedure, using the products and instructions supplied in your aftercare kit.

Is there any risk of side effects, or complications such as infections?

At Vinci hair clinic, we have made hair transplants into a science, so that you can rest assured that there is no risk for side effects or complications. All equipment is sterilized according to the highest medical standards, and you will be given an antibiotic so there is no chance of an infection. We supply…

Will the procedure hurt?

You should have no pain during the procedure. At the beginning of the treatment you’ll receive a local anaesthetic that will make the donor and recipient area completely numb and ensure your comfort throughout the surgery.

Will I have to shave my head for my hair transplant?

For FUT, only the hair in the donor strip is trimmed short and the rest of your hair is not touched. As long as you have approximately 1 cm of hair length at the back of your head, your hair will look the same after surgery as it always has. Vinci FUE sessions will require…

How long does the procedure take?

The duration of the procedure depends on the size of the area that is being treated. On average, a Vinci hair transplant session will take between 3-6 hours. After the procedure, you can go straight home and relax. Vinci FUE sessions can take considerably longer and in some cases will require more than one day,…

Will the transplanted hair need any special care?

No - after the healing period, your transplants need no special care. You treat it exactly as you would the rest of your hair. Use whatever shampoo you choose, style it however you want, swim, do contact sports – you can forget about your hair transplants and get on with enjoying life.

Will the hair grow naturally?

Absolutely. As we are using your own natural hair, it will continue growing at the same pace as the rest of your hair.

Do hair transplants look natural?

Yes. At Vinci Hair Clinic, we are dedicated to achieving the most natural looking results for our clients. We understand that a successful transplant is not only about technique, but also careful, well-planned placement of the grafts. We pay particular attention to hairline design, bearing in mind that it must look good today and as…

What happens if I am not a good candidate?

If you are not a good candidate for a hair transplant, the consultant will provide their honest assessment of your case and recommend alternative options, which may include MSP or medical treatments .

Why am I losing my hair?

Hair loss has a range of causes and it is important to get an expert diagnosis in order to choose the right treatment for your specific condition. For example, male pattern baldness is caused by a hormone called DHT (Dihydrotestosterone), which damages the hair follicles on the top of the head, but doesn’t affect the…