Many people who want to have hair transplantation want to have information about the operation. Many people who want to have hair transplantation want to have information about the operation. Having the right information about the process, following the suggestions and recommendations makes the process go smoothly and It is very important for you to be prepared for the operation. You can find answers to your questions about what hair transplantation is and how it is done in our article.
Hair transplantation operation is the process of transplanting hair taken from areas with strong hair follicles such as the hair follicles on the nape and low probability of shedding, by specialist doctors, in the hospital environment, to areas where hair loss is seen too much.The duration of the operation varies from 1 to 8 hours depending on the person. These times vary according to the width of the area to be operated and the hair transplant method to be used.
Hair Transplant MethodsPeople who want to have hair transplant may want to know which hair transplant method will be applied to them. There are 2 different methods applied for hair transplantation. These methods are as follows;
- Hair Transplantation with FUT Technique
- Hair Transplantation with FUE Technique
WHAT ARE THE BASIC STAGES OF PROCEDURE?
- Collection of Hair Roots
- Opening Channels
- Transplantation of Hair Roots
Recommendations Before Hair TransplantationIt is very important to follow the recommendations below before hair transplantation. These recommendations provide an additional benefit during the operation and you will recover faster. Recommendations can be listed as follows;
- If possible, do not smoke or drink alcohol for two weeks.
- Do not ignore to inform your doctor about your current diseases.
- Stay away from blood thinners for at least a week.
- Stop caffeine intake the day before the operation.
- You must wash your hair before going to the operation.
Are there any side effects?As a short-term and temporary side effects after hair transplantation, itching, redness and sensitivity may occur for a short time in the donor and transplanted areas during the healing process. In addition, some negative results may be encountered in hair transplant operations that are not performed under the suitable conditions. People under the age of 30 may need to have hair transplanted again after a certain period of time in hair transplantation operations performed without calculating the shedding area or in planting with hair follicles taken from areas open to shedding. In hair transplantation, grafts are usually taken from the nape area, which has stronger and less shedding hair follicles.
Is it Harmful?
Hair transplantation which performed under appropriate conditions has no harm other than the mentioned risks and short-term side effects that may occur.