Hair Transplant Frequently asked Questions (FAQs)
Hair Transplant Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
As Hair loss treatments are showing long-lasting and amazing results, these days Hair transplantation has increased its visibility and popularity. By this people are showing interest to do some research on Hair transplantation before they undergo the treatment.
In this digital era, we are getting each and every piece of information through the web with just one click. But unfortunately, we are not getting that much accurate information. So, it is therefore recommended that everyone should search for information only from reliable sources and from people who are having vast domain knowledge.
Gloss Skin and Hair Clinic is a medical aesthetic clinic and home of skilled dermatologists and cosmetic trichologists who provide real results for all skincare, hair, and body cosmetics concerns.
Here in this blog, we will answer some of the Hair Transplant FAQs and top facts about hair loss treatments that will help you to clear your doubts.
Top 7 Facts about Hair loss treatments you must know:
1. Is Hair Transplant a temporary treatment?
No, a hair transplant is not a temporary treatment. In fact, The Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) hair transplant method offers permanent solutions. In an FUE hair transplant method, the hair follicles are individually removed from the donor area of the scalp and are implanted into the recipient’s bald area. Since the hair is taken is from the donor area which may be a hair loss resistant area, therefore, the newly grown hair will have similar characteristics as that of the donor area. So, it leads to long-lasting results.
2. Are Hair Transplant procedures painful?
Traditional hair transplant procedures are meant to be painful, but with advanced methods like FUE hair transplant, there is very little pain. Moreover, this operation is performed under anesthesia to make the patient comfortable.
3. Is Hair Transplant only for men?
No, Both Men and Women can take this Hair transplant treatment. Women are also equally affected by hair loss problems. Generally, In Women, the pattern of hair loss is different compared to men. So, they usually undergo hair transplant surgery to restore their front hairline and to enhance hair density.
4. How long does the surgery take?
The time of the Surgery mainly depends on the area of baldness and the number of implants to be done.
In a detailed explanation, surgery is classified into sessions
1. Micro Sessions:
Here, it takes up to 3.5 hours for 1300 grafts.
2. Medium Sessions:
It takes 4-5 hours for 1300-2000 grafts.
3. Mega Sessions:
These are longer sessions for more than 2000 grafts which takes nearly 5-6 hours.
5. Can I wash my hair after surgery?
Yes, you can wash from the beginning of the day after surgery, make sure that water does not hit directly onto the area where the grafts are placed. Wash your hair gently, so that the grafts won’t dislodge.
6. Is Hair Transplantation Expensive?
The cost of the hair transplant mainly depends on the area of baldness and the number of grafts required. If you are at the initial stage of hair loss, the total cost would be less, whereas if you have got only a few hairs on your head, then the cost would be more.
7. How long does it take for the transplanted hair to grow?
After Hair transplantation surgery, within 2-3 weeks the grafted hair will fall out and then new hair will start growing after 3-4 months whose length will increase to 1.5 inches per month. It typically takes 12-18 months for the hair to completely grow after surgery.
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