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Topic Title: Gary Numan - talking about transplants
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Created On: 12/04/2008 09:00 AM
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 12/04/2008 09:00 AM
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takingaction
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You're cool if you know what TV special to which I refer. I was watching it and was surprised to hear Gary Numan singled out for having a hair transplant. I looked it up the next day and found an article.
http://www.mirror.co.uk/celebs...usive-89520-20351087/

I don't have any close-up pics. It looks like he has a mop, but he's happy with it, even though it probably isn't great by HT standards. Read the article - it's also interesting because it mentions he has Asperger's. So a celebrity probably has to be strange to admit he's had a transplant

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 12/04/2008 06:11 PM
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wylie
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Had a transplant in 1983 and 1993? Egads, he must have not lost much hair since then, or he looks like sh*t.

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 12/04/2008 06:31 PM
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hairisforsquares
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Gary Numan's hair wasn't all that great in the early 80's then it got better later on so i assumed it was a wig. Still think it is cause it's very thick and low on his forehead. But really ho cares? He looks great and i don't think guys should be mocked for wearing a hairpiece.

If he had a transplat in 83 and another in 93 then we all know his results suck and that it ws large punches. Sucks....
 08/08/2010 01:42 PM
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mintyfresh
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Gary Numan obviously wears a full wig, I can't help thinking it would look better if it wasn't so unnaturally thick all over and so low on his forehead, but he's obviously happy with it and it's a solution for him, so it's all good
 08/09/2010 01:03 PM
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garageland
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As minty says Gary Numan has been wearing a wig for a long time I remember an interview in Smash Hits in 1983 where he talks about the transplant which was the old plug surgery and how painful it was, if he is happy with a wig then good for him.

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