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February 21, 2019

Why Diet and Exercise Won’t Get Rid of Cankles?

The word “cankle” became widespread in pop culture when Jason Alexander’s character in the movie Shallow Hal used the term to describe an overweight women’s lower leg. For some women, developing thick ankles is no laughing matter it could actually reveal an undiagnosed health issue and have very little to do with diet and exercise.
February 20, 2019

Will an FUE Hair Transplant Look Obvious?

If you get a hair transplant, will everyone know? Can it look natural? Discovering that your hair transplant has left you with an unnatural hairline can be devastating. Luckily, the right treatment techniques and professional expertise maximises the chances of you ending up with a hairline that looks natural and that blends with the rest of your hair.
February 19, 2019

What Does It Feel Like to Have Varicose Veins?

Aging, a lack of mobility, obesity, and previous leg injuries are all predisposing factors which can lead to swollen and enlarged veins, also known as varicose veins. If you’ve never been assessed, you may wonder what it feels like to have varicose veins? Read on to find out the answer to this question and more about the condition.
January 31, 2019

Case Study: Laser Liposuction 35-year-old Woman

Stomach fat is often regarded as unhealthy, yet many women who are otherwise perfectly healthy have excess abdominal fat and find it almost impossible to shift.
January 31, 2019

Case Study: Roger’s FUE Hair Transplant Journey

At Melbourne Hair Transplant Clinic, we know that hair loss can greatly affect your self-confidence and wellbeing. For some, rocking baldness is perfectly in line with their personalities, but for others, a hair loss treatment is preferable, and that’s where we can help.
December 18, 2018

Do Varicose Veins Return After Medical Treatment?

For thousands of Australians suffering the symptoms of varicose veins, the consideration to undergo medical treatment is often at the forefront of their minds. There are many state-of-the-art procedures available to treat varicose veins, including endovenous laser ablation (EVLA), ultrasound guided sclerotherapy, VenaSeal, and radiofrequency ablation.
December 18, 2018

FUE Hair Transplant Timeline

A Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) hair transplant is a permanent solution to hair loss. But don’t expect an overnight miracle. Healthy hair growth takes time. Regardless of whether you receive FUE for head hair, eyebrow hair or facial hair, the post-transplant timeline of events is similar. Let’s look at that timeline.
December 12, 2018

Victorian Government Issues New Regulations for Cosmetic Surgeries

State Government issues important changes to regulations surrounding day procedure centres for cosmetic surgeries such as liposuction in Victoria.
November 28, 2018

Can Varicose Veins Bleed Externally?

To look at varicose veins, you may think it’s possible for them to bleed externally quite easily. They appear as a web of vessels quite full of blood. Sometimes the skin can seem stretched to the limits trying to contain them, and you can see the darkness of the accumulated haemoglobin inside.
November 27, 2018

3 Reasons Why Some Men Undergo Multiple Hair Transplants

Why would someone want to go through the hair transplantation process more than once? There are actually multiple reasons to have more than one hair transplant. Read on to review the three reasons why someone might seek another hair transplant.