Hair transplantation is a type of hair follicle transfer. Is the transfer of hair follicles from the dense area (nape and between two ears) to the needed area. Hair transplantation is the most preferred method as it is a permanent solution.
How To Do Hair Transplantation?
Today, the most preferred type of transplant is the Fue method. The Fue method has brought in many questions along with the high demand of the last years. The number of grafts needed by the patient is determined before the operation. Then, the area to be transplanted is planned and hair lines are determined. All the necessary tests of the patient are done and the patient is ready for the operation. The operation must be performed by specialist doctors in the operating rooms. The operation starts with the local anesthesia application to let the patient have a painless and comfortable operation.
The most important point is that when the grafts are taken one by one and implanted to the determined area, the hair must be implanted in the same direction and angle as the natural hair, therefore the patient will have a natural appearance after hair starts to grow. The process takes about 4-6 hours. During this time the patient is conscious and relaxed in comfortable environment which he can read books, use cellphone or listen to music. 48 hours after the operation, first hair wash and care are done. Postoperation development is followed with period controls. The wounds will be healed completely after 1 week. The transplanted hair will grow and have a natural look after 6 months. The complete result and a complete natural look will be reached after 1 year.
Who Can Not Have Hair Transplant?
Hair transplant can be performed to patients from any age. Patients with blood pressure disease, diabetes, dialysis treatment, and patients with liver and heart disease should consult both their hair transplant surgeons and their own physicians to see if they are suitable for hair transplantation.
Is The Hair Transplantation a Painful Procedure?
During the operation, there is no pain due to local anesthesia. There is no need to use painkillers when the effect of local anesthesia is passed after one day.
How To Perform Post-Operation Care?
After the operation, hair wash and care procedures should be performed carefully until the scab and crusts of the wounds is fallen down. During the wash, the shampoo is spread in equal amounts to each area of the hair and is applied by massaging the hair with soft touches without pressing.
Is There a Side Effect Of The Hair Transplant Operation?
Mild bleeding, infection, hair not growing or slower hair growth may occur rarely.