- How painful is a hair transplant?
- Are the missing hair at the donor area visible?
- How long does it take until the transplanted hairs begin to grow?
- For how long the transplanted hairwill grow?
- Can foreign hair also be transplanted?
- How long does a hair transplant take?
- What are the risks of a hair transplant?
- Can one take influence on the appearance of hair?
How painful is a hair transplant?
Since the removal of the hair roots is performed under a local anesthesia, patients feel no pain during the transplant. Only a slight feeling of pressure is reported, however, that does not cause any discomfort. Similarly, the healing phase of the transplant is completely painless.
Are the missing hair at the donor area visible?
No. That is the great advantage of FUE is opposite the FUT technique. Since through the FUE technique only small grafts are taken with up to four hair roots, no scars remain. Only on closer inspection you can see small, brighter spots remaining in size of smaller pores, which doesn’t appear under the hair.
How long does it take until the transplanted hairs begin to grow?
After the transplant, the hair will need about three months to start with the growth. Usually patients ask about from the fifth month a significant hair growth permanently. At the latest nine months results in approximately 90 percent of patients a beautiful, natural-looking and voluminous hair image.
For how long the transplanted hair will grow?
Can foreign hair also be transplanted?
How long does a hair transplant take?
For the actual transplant, the doctor takes approximately 3 to 5 hours. Since the transplant includes a preliminary examination etc. patients should plan about two days for the hair transplant. After about 15 days, the last traces of the intervention are faded.
What are the risks a hair transplant?
Since it is not an operation under general anesthesia, the risks are generally relatively low. Under certain circumstances there may be an intolerance of the local anesthetic. Side effects of the transplant itself are unknown.
Can one take influence on the appearance of hair?
Yes that is possible. If the patient wishes a particular direction of growth, he should talk to the doctor to find a common solution. Have the hair finally taken their growth, they may be styled as usual.