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History of SMP

SMP is a form of cosmetic tattooing developed from ‘permanent makeup’ As far back as 1902 well known tattoo artist Sutherland MacDonald starting using ‘permanent makeup’ at his parlour, boasting of an ‘all year-round delicate pink complexion’ on the cheeks. This look was extremely popular, and the idea took off. Fast forward a few decades and […]

What Does Scalp Micropigmentation Look Like and What Should I Expect?

What exactly does Scalp Micropigmentation (SMP) look like? If you’re planning to undergo treatment for camouflaging scalp scars, blend in thinning hair, or create the permanent look of a five o’clock shadow after experiencing significant hair loss, SMP is amongst the best methods for most people. However, what should you expect from this treatment in […]

How to Deal with Hair Loss or Thinning During Menopause

While the end of premenstrual syndrome is a welcome reprieve for many women, the onset of menopause often comes with its own unpleasant downsides. Weight gain, hot flushes, excessive fatigue, and mood swings are all fairly common symptoms of menopause. Hair loss is also a real worry for many women; thankfully, there are a few […]

Vitamins and Minerals for Healthy Hair Growth

As we all know, some foods have more nutritional benefits than others, but did you know that particular foods are excellent for maintaining healthy hair growth and slowing the progress of thinning hair? Fortunately, most of the vitamins and minerals needed for healthy hair growth are found in food that can be easily incorporated into […]

Scalp Micropigmentation vs Hair Regrowth Treatments: Pros and Cons

So many Australians are choosing Scalp Micropigmentation (SMP hair tattoo) as their preferred method of dealing with hair loss, and as enquiries grow online for the cost, benefits, and disadvantages of Scalp Micropigmentation, many are weighing their options before spending their hard-earned money. Below are some of the pros and cons of scalp micropigmentation (SMP […]

No More Trips to The Barber: Cost / Benefits of Scalp Micropigmentation

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Scalp Micropigmentation hair tattoo is an increasingly attractive hair loss treatment solution for men and women, but how does it stack up to hair regrowth treatments, wigs, and hair transplants? Let’s find out a little more: A Trip to the Hair Salon Consider a little ‘napkin math’s’: an average men’s haircut in Melbourne is about […]

Does Scalp Micropigmentation Really Work?

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No pun intended, but there’s quite a bit of buzz around hair tattoos lately. Formally known as scalp micropigmentation (SMP), hair tattoos are getting their well-deserved spotlight for both men and women looking to achieve a great look even with thinning hair or the onset of pattern baldness. How Does SMP Work? Perhaps you’ve seen […]