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    Quote Originally Posted by SYNACK View Post
    hair loss, grey hair and weight used to be signs of wisdom and prosperity, it is only modern society that has outlawed aging and made it the root of all evil.
    Excellent so the fact I seem to be growing in the waistline and I hate the lift in my apartment block as it really does show that my hair is thinning on top is a good thing showing I'm full of wisdom and prosper... That or I'm just eating too much cafe food and snacks at work and need to join a gym. Doesn't solve the hair issue though Keeping it longer means its maybe less noticable or maybe more? Maybe I'll have to have a short and trendy haircut see if I see it as much then

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    Quote Originally Posted by john View Post
    Excellent so the fact I seem to be growing in the waistline and I hate the lift in my apartment block as it really does show that my hair is thinning on top is a good thing showing I'm full of wisdom and prosper... That or I'm just eating too much cafe food and snacks at work and need to join a gym. Doesn't solve the hair issue though Keeping it longer means its maybe less noticable or maybe more? Maybe I'll have to have a short and trendy haircut see if I see it as much then
    Just pointing out that it is a modern issue, my genes are also betraying me and my usual consumption of a family size bar of chocolate per day is no longer yielding zero results and I am too needing to change my behaviour to stave off the previously undiscriminated against - as much - (in the past) signs of age. I guess it is the releveling of gender roles but it still sucks.

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    Combe over

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    Hah! No!

    Although my constant teasing of the rest of my family who were bald in their early 20s (I'm now early 30s) will probably bite me on the arse in the end.

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    Apparently a caffeine shampoo also roughs it up a bit so that it looks thicker - seems a bit odd
    Last edited by witch; 9th October 2013 at 01:31 PM.

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    Alpecin really does make the appearance of hair thinning lots better.

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    Not yet.
    Found my first grey hair though about 2 years ago (22). Not seen any more since though thankfully.

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    My brother thoughtfully calls mine my 'monk spot'!

    Was bothered about it at first but not now. As someone else said there are a lot worse things that could happen.

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    mines recideing (22) its not far off from no fringe now when that happens the mustach grows and the hair grows to a nice lenght and then its dyed white and i shall be enstine
    well thats the plan any way

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    Get someone to draw rabbits all over your scalp. From a distance they will look like hares.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tall_Paul View Post
    My brother thoughtfully calls mine my 'monk spot'!

    Was bothered about it at first but not now. As someone else said there are a lot worse things that could happen.
    @Tall_Paul
    Unless your name is a lie, no one will see it anyway, surely

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    Quote Originally Posted by SYNACK View Post
    Apparently related to testosterone interacting with hair folicils and genes. Less drinking and dropping weight round the middle help with excess testosterone production, Propetia is the only provable long term medical solution that binds with testosterone receptors and stops them being messed with.
    What a lot of tosh! We all know that it is because of gravity, the hair follicles on the male of the species succumb to gravity, that is why the upper thorax gets hairier!

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    I've gone thin on top (lusciously thick around the back and sides) and a hairline slowly making it's way to my back. Well, what do you expect when turning 24?

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    Try a hat - simple and yet effective.


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