November 26, 2009

Well bald, Shane!

Strand by me: Shane Warne © Getty Images

Shane Warne looks to be heading towards another controversy, this time over his latest campaign for a hair replacement company. Advanced Hair Studio's advertisements have, down the years, focused on Warne and Graham Gooch's strand-by-strand replacement success, but the new ad implied that laser hair treatments produced the same results.

The advertisements have been banned by an advertising watchdog over their misleading content, Eurosport reported. It featured Warne with the line: ‘I stopped worrying about my hair when I heeded the Warne-ing signs [it should have been banned for that pun alone] and saw Advanced Hair Studio’, and was found contentious by the Advertising Standards Agency. Well bald, Shane!