The test is a genetic test which supports health care professionals in personalising treatment for hair loss. It combines the analyis of genetic variations, lifestyle factors and literature related to hair loss treatment. It suggests individualised treatment options through topical, oral or surgical solutions.
The recommendations are based on population studies analysing a total of 48 genetic variations.
A detailed consultation is completed along with an informed consent form.
The DNA sample is taken with a swab from inside the mouth.
Smoking, eating, alcohol, and drinking (water is the exception) should be avoided one hour before scraping. You will be asked to rinse your mouth with water before scraping.
The results are available 2 weeks later.
The price of the test includes the face to face follow up appointment to discuss the results.
Current trichology patients £250
New trichology patients £300