FUE Hair Transplant
Who can transplant hair?
Adults who do not have serious chronic diseases (cardiovascular, kidney diseases, uncontrolled diabetes, bleeding such as hemophilia, clotting disorders), who have enough hair for transplantation in the area to be removed, and who do not have any skin discomfort in the area to be transplanted, can transplant hair.
Where should hair transplant be done?
Hair transplantation should be performed under sterile conditions by the plastic surgery specialist and team in the rooms of the hospital where small surgery is performed. The patient can watch television during the procedure performed under local anesthesia. Between the hair transplant stages, meals and a need break can be given.
Hair transplantation is a surgical procedure and it is a legal obligation to perform it by the plastic surgery team in the operating room environment in the hospital and surgical medical centers.
When to get results?
Most of the hair transplanted within 2-6 weeks after hair transplantation is shed. However, the hair roots remain under the skin. About 10 weeks after planting, new hair begins to grow from existing hair follicles. The hair in rarely transplanted hair grafts continues to grow without shedding.
It is the best time to evaluate the result of hair transplantation 8-12 months after hair transplantation. From the first time the hair starts to grow, until this date, the hair becomes thicker and closer to the thickness of the hair in the nape.
When should it be done?
Hair loss generally causes aesthetic anxiety in people and the person may feel uncomfortable due to the problem of hair loss. The results can be more promising if the person determines his expectations well in terms of hair transplantation. If the person knows this, their expectations will be more realistic and they will not be disappointed after the hair transplantation.
People who want to have a hair transplant may have a false thought, such as let my hair fall out and then I apply for hair transplantation. Because hair transplantation is the hair transplantation of the hair on the head of the person to the regions that need hair transplantation. After all the hair is lost, there is no hair that can be transplanted. Therefore, it is necessary to consult a doctor after your hair loss begins.
What are the success rates?
Although hair transplantation may seem like a simple operation performed under local anesthesia, it should be performed by Aesthetic and Plastic Surgeons and competent teams. Hair loss varies according to the technique to be applied in hair transplantation. losses that may arise from the application error of the doctor and the team or the patient's inability to protect the transplantation area well after hair transplantation.
If the hair transplant is done by experienced people who are experts in the hair transplant work, the result will please the patient. Entrust your hair that you will carry for a lifetime to qualified people.
Can women transplant hair?
Hair loss problem seen in women is different from that seen in men. The level of testosterone hormone in women is quite low in creation than in men.
Therefore, the problem of hair loss in women is based on many different reasons. For this reason, the doctor firstly researches the cause of this problem with the patient. As a result of the examinations, if the doctor finds the person suitable for the operation, the same area (the area between the two ears and above the nape) is used as a donor area in women, and the hair follicles taken one by one with the same technique are placed in the same area one by one.
If weakness is detected in the hair in areas with no shedding problems, hair strengthening treatments can be applied after the operation.
What should be considered after hair transplantation?
Newly transplanted roots are very delicate. Especially in order for the new roots to adapt smoothly, people who have hair transplantation should definitely avoid contact with water and use of cosmetic products for the first 2 days after the operation. On the third day after hair transplantation, the patient is given the first wash at the center where it is transplanted, and how to wash it is shown on the following days.
There are thin blood leaks from the holes opened in the hair transplant areas and these are seen as scabbing and scaling on the scalp. Removal of these crusts or playing with these crusts may cause damage to the newly planted and harmonious roots and further removal. For this reason, crusts are never intervened.
In the first days after the operation, it is recommended to make compresses with ice as much as possible. Thus, swelling that may occur after the operation is prevented.
People who have hair transplantation are prohibited from entering the pool, sea, solarium and sauna and doing sports for 1 month.
For those who sow in the summer months, a hat can be used to protect from sunlight and heat.
For a week after planting, it is recommended that the patient lie on his back and not touch the planted area as much as possible with the pillow.
Antibiotics and painkillers should be used for 5 days after the hair transplant operation.
WHAT IS FUE TECHNIQUE?
The technology used in hair transplantation with the developing technology has peaked with the Fue hair transplantation method. It literally describes how hair follicles are taken. FUT defines that hair follicles are taken one by one, not as blocks, as in hair transplantation.
Hair grafts taken in both methods are divided into groups according to the hair root they contain and prepared for transplantation. Front hairline is determined at the area where hair transplantation will be performed. Small holes are made by paying attention to the direction of the existing hairs in the area. During this process, the hair follicles present in the area are not damaged and holes are opened by paying attention to the hair density in the area. Hair grafts containing 1,2 roots are preferably used to form the anterior hairline. The grafts with more hair follicles are used to increase the frequency of hair in the helix formed in the crown region. The area is cleaned after planting.
HOW SHOULD BE CARE AFTER HAIR TRANSPLANTATION?
There is no pain in the first night and after the sowing with the Fue method. Avoid heavy and stressful situations and doing sports.
The sheet cultivation area is not affected by sleep positions, you can sleep in any position. Since no veins or nerves are cut on your neck, permanent scar, numbness or tension is not expected. Hair can be washed 48 hours after the hair transplant, including the transplanted area. In order for the hair to be washed, it is necessary to apply a care lotion first, and then it is washed with shampoo special for sheet cultivation. Especially in the first 3 days, the area should not be hit, the same care should be taken in the next periods. Sunscreen should be used when going out for the first 15 days. it is recommended to enter.