Can a trichologist stop hair loss?

Can a trichologist stop hair loss? The short answer is yes, the longer answer is it depends on the nature of the hair loss.  Hair loss falls into three categories, Temporary, Treatable and Permanent. Temporary, This usually means the condition will improve by itself, given time, or the removal of the causative factor. Which could […]

Covid-19 Update

Covid 19 Update 22/2/21 We have been given an approximate re-opening date of 12/4/21 when we have conformation of this date, we will begin taking appointments. if you would like to be included on the waiting list for when we reopen, please email me at richard@chesterhairclinic.co.uk. Covid 19 Update 3/1/21 Due to tier 4 restrictions […]

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Is trichology covered by medical insurance?

Is trichology covered by medical insurance? Most insurance companies do not cover trichology on their policy unless the consultant is General Medical Council registered. It is best to check the small print or contact the supplier to be sure as all policies vary, some do have provision for specialist services. Providers are most likely to […]

What does a trichologist do?

What does a trichologist do?   It is sometimes said that hair is the barometer of health. Hair can certainly be a reflection of an individuals lifestyle, indicating the stress, tensions and variations in the body’s systems.  You may consider that a scalp or hair condition is something that you would not wish to trouble […]

Finding A Qualified Trichologist

Finding A Qualified Trichologist All registered members of The Institute of Trichologists are fully qualified and are bound by the Institutes strict Code of Professional Practice and Ethics. Qualified and registered members of The Institute of Trichologists (and only qualified and registered members of the Institute) are entitled to use the letters AIT, MIT or […]

What Is Trichology

What is Trichology? “A hair in the head is worth two in the brush” I am often asked what Trichology is? My reply is usually the study ,diagnosis and treatment of hair and scalp disorders, although it also covers hair in health and how we can maintain our hair in good condition. At Chester Hair […]