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July 14, 2017

Low-Level Laser Light (LLLT) Low-Level Laser Light is one of the most effective therapies to treat hair loss. Currently, over-the-counter laser therapy devices for hair growth are available through convenient hands-free systems, or less convenient hand-held devices. Either product may be used at home, and does not require the supervision of a physician. LLLT Defined The laser light used in promoting hair growth is defined as Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT). LLLT is sometimes included under a broader definition of ‘Phototherapy’ called Low-Level Light Therapy, where the light-emitting device may be a laser and/or light-emitting diode (LED). pastedGraphic.png LLLT at Work It is theorized that when the laser light is absorbed by target tissue molecules, the energy level of the molecules is increased and the molecules respond by ‘working off’ the excess energy with adaptive changes. These changes may be chemical or physical, and they may have biological effects on the target tissue or surrounding tissues. . Treatment of Androgenetic Hair Loss It is hypothesized that LLLT initiates the chemical reaction in the cells that make up the follicle’s epithelial matrix causing the proliferative activity. Much evidence points out that follicular apoptosis (programmed cell d

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July 14, 2017

  PRP is an exciting non-surgical therapeutic option for patients who require stimulation of hair growth for hair loss conditions. Recent scientific research and technology provides the medical community with new understandings of wound and tissue healing. As a result of these scientific studies, we know PRP is an all-natural medical procedure for hair loss or conditions causing hair thinning. HOW DOES PRP WORK? Human blood contains mesenchymal stem cells and autologous blood products that contain essential and specific growth factors that assist in tissue regeneration and healing. PRP therapy has established itself to be effective as a medical treatment modality in the specialty fields of oral surgery, neurosurgery, plastic and cosmetic surgery, sports medicine and orthopedics. It has been used extensively in these specialties for the last two decades with generally positive outcomes and success. In the field of hair restoration, existing evidence demonstrates PRP therapy as a promising treatment option to promote hair growth. HOW DO YOU PERFORM THE PROCEDURE? Blood is drawn in our office as though you are having routine blood testing at your primary care physician’s office. The blood is spun in a centrifuge and the PRP is separated and removed from the rest of the blood. THE SCIENCE OF PRP PRP contains special cells called Platelets, that can cause g

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May 29, 2014

Venue: Hilton Hotel Nairobi Date: July 12, 2016 Time: 8 AM – 11 AM

The Nairobi Hair Raising Conference was the first event of its kind to happen in Kenya having its debut on the 12th July 2016. This was once the most informative conferences that stylists have ever been exposed to. We had delegates from Uganda, Rwanda, Eldoret as well as different counties in Kenya. The conference’s main agenda was to enlighten hairdressers on how to notice different forms of hair loss and when to know a case needs to be referred to hair loss experts. It was also a launch for an insurance product from AIG that is directly tailored for the salon owners/stylists to protect them from salon accidents as well professional suites.

This event saw the world renown Trichologist and the president to the Globals International Association of Trichologists, David Salinger IAT from Australia lecture on Hair loss. Muli Musyoka IAT the first ever trichologists and the brains behind Hair hub Trichology Centre lectured on entrepreneurship. Dr. Keith Dindi IACSAM, MBchB,Mmed the first doctor to successfully perform FUE hair transplant in Sub-Saharan Africa lectured on Hair transplant and the use of growth factors

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May 15, 2014

Venue: Intercontinental Hotel, Nairobi Date: October 22, 2016 Time: From 9pm

The Afro Hair Awards saw its debut In 2015, bringing together hundreds of young talent and experienced gurus in the industry.

This inspirational event has set a precedence of the ultimate platform where leading names and ones to watch come together to celebrate their prowess as well as get exposure and raise their standards.

The Afro Hair Awards focuses on identity, nurturing and growing hairdressers from mere talents to entrepreneurs who will secure their future with their own skills and consequently throttle the industry to more professional level.

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