An interesting statistic: more than half (55%) of hair loss sufferers would be more inclined to consider having a hair transplant if celebrities or public figures were more open about hair restoration surgery, and men are more likely to be influenced than women (57% vs. 45%).
Over the last couple of years many male celebs have openly admitted to hair restoration, including Kevin Costner, Mel Gibson, John Travolta, Brendan Fraser, Jude Law and Nicholas Cage. Even Ryan Gigs now admits to a hair restoration therapy, although he is not the only sports icon to undergo hair loss treatment.
Cricket legends Shane Warne, Michael Vaughan, Graham Gooch, Greg Matthews and Saurav Ganguly, and English Rugby international Austin Healey are all ambassadors for the Advanced Hair Studio – one of the world's largest hair restoration companies.
The truth of the matter is that a majority of men will lose their hair: 40% of men have noticeable hair loss by age 35, 65% by age 60, and 80% by age 80. The point: hair loss is nothing to be embarrassed about. If celebs are candid about their hair loss then regular folk shouldn't feel ashamed. Especially because baldness can be remedied.
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