Factors affecting the Hair Transplant Longevity!!

  • 26 December 2018

If you are a long-term sufferer of hair loss and have tried several hair treatment and products to see better results but failed, then it’s a good idea to visit a hair transplant surgeon.

Hair transplant is a long-term solution to hair loss. But, there are several factors which contribute in hair transplant longevity:

Transplanted hair usually lasts as long as donor hair. A good hair transplant surgery includes using hair only from the donor area with long lasting hair. But, maintenance is also important for the longevity of transplanted hair. Taking good care of the transplanted hair along with healthy foods can ensure the longevity of the hair.

Factors which affect hair transplant longevity:

  1. Factors for the Candidacy to Opt for a Hair Transplant - The surgeon will collect important information such as:

    • Age
    • Hair loss family history
    • Any medical condition you are experiencing
    • Use of certain medications
    • Your donor hair supply should be enough to hide the bald spots.
  2. Proper Knowledge about Hair - Proper hair transplant surgery needs in-depth knowledge. There are several unauthentic hair transplant clinic whose surgery may offer failed results as most implanted hair were extracted from donor regions. They extract from the recipient area, however temporary hair are extracted. The recipient grows but will be lost due to passage of time due to immortality. But the hair transplant surgeons at the hair transplant clinic have proper knowledge of the long-lasting hair at the donor areas. After examining the scalp, you may be recommended to get a hair transplant.

  3. Follow Pre-Surgical Care Instructions of a Hair Transplant Surgery: Before opting for hair transplant surgery, you need to follow these pre-surgery care instructions:

    • Don’t use blood thinners for around two weeks before opting for hair transplant.
    • Stop smoking.
    • Start consuming medications such as painkillers and antibiotics in advance according to hair transplant surgeon.
    • Stop intake of alcohol and caffeine a week before hair transplant surgery.
  4. Information about You - It’s important to have a proper understanding of your health and family history before the surgery. Inexperienced surgeons may fail to evaluate these important conditions which cost money, time and effort. But, surgeons have proper knowledge of how to evaluate the candidacy of a person. They need information such as if you are suffering from a medical condition? Do you have family history of hair loss?

  5. Proper Handling of Donor Region - The lower part of the zone skin is thicker and harder to cut. This needs special skill and knowledge to handle it. The unqualified surgeons may not be able to graft these follicles. Hence, they may be unable to use hair follicles from the donor area during the surgery.

  6. Precautions for Thinner Hair - The gradual decline in the diameter of the hair is an important factor which requires hair transplant surgeons. People with thinner hair need number of hair follicles as compared to ones with thick and curly hair.

  7. Transaction or Damage Rate of Hair Follicles: The transaction rate is the damage rate which occurs during a hair transplant surgery. Not all extracted hair follicles can be used which leads to high transaction rates. The inexperienced surgeons aren’t well-trained and do not have enough knowledge about handling hair follicles. However, the surgeons at Advanced Hair Studio are properly acquainted performing superior transplants. They have enough knowledge about :

    • How to extract hair follicles from your donor areas.
    • How to place them while the extraction process is carried out.
    • How to make tiny incisions on right locations and proper angles.
    • How to implant hair follicles carefully into the tiny incisions.
  8. Post Surgical Care Instructions - The hair transplant surgeon instructs you to follow these instructions of a surgery such as:

    • Don’t wash your head for a couple of days.
    • Try to sleep in upright position and keep your head elevated.
    • Don’t touch your scalp unreasonably.
    • Quit smoking and drinking.
    • Don’t go in the direct sunlight.
    • Avoid massaging and sweating.

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