Hair Loss 101

Welcome to the Ape to Gentleman Hair Loss page- featuring everything you need to know about thinning hair, hair loss, male pattern baldness. We cover your favourite shampoos and conditioners, pharmacy-prescribed medication right the way through to hair transplantation.


This page is sponsored by Dr. Scott Alexander of – one of the world’s leading hair transplant surgeons. He’s noted for using the latest technology including the ARTAS robot, and for having one of the finest ‘hands’ for hair design and thus a natural looking end result.

Ape to Gentleman’s hair loss section is augmented by Spencer Stevenson of – Spex is globally recognised as a leading hair loss and hair transplant adviser. He has helped countless people combat hair loss effectively by educating them safely.

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More about Spencer Stevenson

Spencer ‘Spex’ Stevenson is well known to hair loss sufferers throughout the world and has been helping educate them for over 10 years. He has endured wigs, laser and ten hair transplants surgeries via different techniques. was set up to mentor and counsellor others who are experiencing hair loss and considering hair restoration via hair transplantation.


Spencer set up his website ten years ago to advise and guide people away from making the same mistakes he has made. He has become well known for showcasing his hair transplant results to 1000’s of people including A-list celebrities. Spencer’s own hair loss journey was traumatic. When he began his journey there was no advice open or available to him. Spencer believes it would have helped him immensely and would have helped answer the numerous questions and help control the anxiety associated with hair loss and transplant surgery.

Now, he urges sufferers considering having their hair restored through a hair transplant to get as much accurate information as possible and to speak to people who have been through it. Spencer also co-hosts The Bald Truth UK Radio show every week.