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Hair Transplantation

Dermatologist, Delhi  •  17 years experience
Hair Transplantation

Surgical Hair Transplantation

One way to struggle hair loss is to transplant hair follicles from the edges and back to the top of the head. This surgery has developed over the years.

Nearly three decades ago, the quality of care was to require massive grafts, plugs of 12 to 20 hairs, and implant them.  It will provide either awfully sensible or satisfactory result. However some men, as they got older and lost some a lot of hair, they got that doll's-hair or corn-row phenomenon.

Today's hair grafts are known as Follicular Unit Hair Transplants of 1 to 4 hairs, transplanted terribly approximate for added natural look.

Another principally out-of-favor method is Scalp Reduction.

Scalp Reduction is to chop hairless scalp out and stitch the remaining skin along to cut back the bald space. Once many of those, you've got a smaller space to transplant. However a scar is left that's noticeable and desires to be transplanted into to be invisible.

Similarly out of fashion are flap-type processes, wherever a flap of hair from a hair-bearing space is removed partially, oscillated around, and connected to a frontal cortex. However this could result in scarring or death or some of the scalp.

How well does Hair Transplants work?

It depends on what quantity healthy hair an individual has accessible for hair transplant. And it depends on the expectations of individuals.

The best candidate for Hair Transplantation Surgery, is those who are facing hair loss issue for several years however has stabilized and isn't losing a lot of hair quickly. An individual must have realistic expectations of what are often done to convey them a natural showing hair line.

Although the majority who pursue Hair Replacement Surgery are men, women make glorious candidates.

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