If they’re attached too tightly, or weigh too much, problems can develop quickly.

The combination of weight and tension places strain on the wearer’s hair follicles, which are stretched to a point that the hair simply falls out.  Known as Traction Alopecia, this can cause permanent damage to hair follicles and prevent hair re-growth.

A full consultation should be offered by a professional before any procedure is agreed to or takes place.  The risks and side effects should be fully explained in this consultation.

The Risks

  • Traction Alopecia
  • Bleeding Scalp
  • Blinding Headaches
  • Patchy hair loss

If you have suffered from any of the above issues or if you are suffering any other problems after having Hair Extensions, contact our all-female specialist team and they will be able to talk to you about your issues and discuss if you have a claim for compensation.

As well as claiming for any pain, suffering and inconvenience, you may be able to claim back additional costs such as:

Remedial Procedures – if you have to have your procedure corrected, the additional cost involved could form part of the claim against the practitioner or company that carried out the original procedure.

Loss of income – if you need to take additional days off work or you are unable to go back to work due to the negligence of the practitioner or company carrying out the procedure, your loss of income will form part of your claim.