Hair fall is very common after certain age. But some people face extensive hair fall before age. Medication does not work for all type of hair fall. Then transplant is the only option to get back your hair.
If you are embarrassed, with you, bald had and looking an effective treatment, then it is a way that can satisfy you completely. Although some precondition you should know. It is a painful process and you have to stay in hospital for few days. It is expensive too. All these conditions will decide how advance surgery you are going to have.
What is hair transplant?
Hair transplant is surgical operation through which hair is removed from the donor area to the area with less hair. It is a complex and time-consuming process. That is why you have to go through a certain process. In recent transplant methods are two categories such as-
- Follicular unit strip surgery
- Follicular unit extraction
In follicular unit strip, surgery a skin of donor area is selected. Then the skin is removed and the doctor sew it properly. Then the removed skin is divided into some small grafts. These grafts are planted in the bald area.
If your doctor apply Follicles unit extraction methods thenthe individual hair follicles are removed from the donor area. Before that the donor area is shaved. After this, the affected area is cleaned and numbed. Then doctor make some hole in the affected area where the hair is planted.
Having completed the surgery, your scalp will need some medication to reduce pain. After 2 or 3 weeks the hair will fall out and but within a few months hair will start to regrow. Normally it takes 6-9 months to get the full hair growth.
Cost And risk
The cost of hair transplant treatment varies with the number hair is removed. If you are full bald then you need more follicles to remove and transplant. Therefore, you have to incur more cost. On the other side, the expertise of doctor also varies the cost and risk of transplant. So before taking any appointmentyou should check the expertise and experience of an doctor.
There is a chance of bleeding and infection on the scalp. Sometimes inflammatory problem arise in the new hair area. So Consult with doctors and have precautionary steps to minimize the risk.