What is it?
Why would I want one?
While there is hope for men suffering hair loss (Regaine and Third Generation Follicular Unit Extraction transplants like the one Wayne Rooney had) there’s little in the way of solutions for men who are totally bald.
Scalp micro pigmentation at least gives you the appearance of some hair and an approximation of a hairline – even if it’s just a stubbly one. It can also be used to camouflage transplant scars or to shade small areas where hair is thinning to make hair appear denser too. It’s also a good option for men, like Matt Lucas, who suffer from alopecia universal.
Does it hurt?
How much does it cost?
Prices vary depending on the practitioner and how much of the scalp needs to be treated, but you’re looking at £500-£3,000.
You can be assured – we have a commitment to excellence when it comes to the level of care we provide.2
What does it involve?
scalp pigmentation doesn’t penetrate the skin as deeply as normal tattooing, and the color can be matched to your previous hair color and skin tone. Unlike tattoo ink, it also retains its color – so you’re not going to start off with black dots and end up a redhead ten years later.
The practitioner will agree on a suitable hairline with you, based on your previous one and face shape. Then, they will add hundreds of tiny dots over your scalp. A sitting typically lasts around three hours, and if the whole head is being treated a few may be required.
The treatment is permanent, but it can be adjusted (and in some cases reversed). And don’t worry about going gray – if the rest of your hair does, the treatment can be touched up to match.