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December 9, 2014

‘It was about being more confident in my own skin’

It is a story that often starts with a few stray hairs found on a pillow one morning, but frequently ends in a noticeably less covered scalp.

Hair loss affects roughly eight million men in the UK but, despite this large figure, there is an obvious theme in most of their stories – the effect it has on their confidence. While very few bar the sufferer themselves notice the gradual change it’s not how our patients look that tends to bother them, it’s how they feel.

December 4, 2013

Alain sent Gay Star Travel some of his 'Postcards' from the trips he's taken with most-cherished travel possession

What's the one thing you will never travel without?

Some people might insist on bringing along their lucky underwear or favorite pair of eyelashes, but Alain doesn't go anywhere without his rainbow wig.

What started off as a Halloween costume in 2006 has now become a global movement, with Alain taking the wig to 11 countries and countless cities.

He's even started a photo collection of friends and strangers wearing the rainbow.

August 29, 2013

Having your head wrapped in cling film, not washing your hair for 48 hours and then using a special shampoo – is it worth it?

I've always had a very special relationship with my hair. I shouldn't complain as I have been blessed with a bountiful bonce since birth which has run the gamut of styles du jour, from bowl to curtains, wet look to emo. Dependent on the moment you catch me post shower I can channel the looks of Emeli Sande or Gabrielle. My locks are, you might say, versatile.

June 22, 2012

London's Barberette gives women a break with gender-neutral pricing for their hair

With an eye-catching quiff and her signature red-lipstick, Czech-born Klara Vanova is a hair-stylist who is passionate about hair.

Barberette is Vanova’s new salon in edgy Camden in North London.

‘I wanted to set up a place that was stylish, to create a feel that my clients can be whoever they want to be and bring out their personality within the hairstyle they ask me for or let me create. Everyone is treated equally and this is a gender neutral salon.’

May 18, 2012

Fancy a change? New hair color in 60 minutes

Live, the expert in trendy hair color, have come up with a new product which makers Schwarzkopf claim will give your hair longer lasting intensity and shine.

Live Color XXL can transform your hair from its natural color to a vibrant new one in as little as 60 minutes.

Whether you want to go hypnotic red, cyber purple or deep black, Schwarzkopf offers a number of exciting colors to chose from.

January 10, 2012

Bravo's reality star is expanding her horizons beyond beauty salons

Outspoken and intense, Tabatha Coffey had spent more than three years on television helping turn around hair salons in danger of closing on her show Tabatha's Salon Takeover.

As the series has its fourth season premiere tonight on Bravo, it has a new name - Tabatha Takes Over - and an expanded premise: Coffey is helping all different kinds of businesses turn themselves around.