Yes, in hair transplantation, back portion of scalp donates hair follicle to the balded area(recipient Scalp).The DNA of those follicles possesinbuilt DHT resistant characteristics and they never fall off.
No, Suction Assisted graft harvesting is very gentle, and little pain is experienced although specially formulated Anesthesia is applied locally which makes the procedure painless.
You will be surprised to know that this is a single day process. Usually 4-6 hrs.
The numbers of grafts transplanted vary with patient requirement but maximum 2500 grafts can be implanted in single session.
Since the process involves the application of local anesthesia. Therefore after around 24 hrs you can continue with your daily activities.
There is no permanent scar In Robotic FUE and Robotic Direct Hair transplant but Strip/FUT Method leaves a liner scar which will eventually be unnoticeable after hair growth.
For post-surgical care some antibiotics and painkillers are prescribed on SOS basis.
One can join his regular work routine, the very next day after surgery.
No activities are restricted and one can resume heavy physical exercise after a week.
Preferably avoided for 3-4 days and rubbing should be avoided for week while washing head.
You can wear soft cap just another day and a base ball cap after 3-4 days of surgery.
You can start noticing hair growth after 2-3 months and start cutting after 6-7 months. Full result can be witnessed after completion of almost one year.
Not necessarily.The arrangement and positioning of these follicular unit grafts determines the aesthetic qualities of a hair transplant, and so this arrangement must be decided on a case-by-case basis, depending on the patients’ history of hair loss and likelihood of future hair loss. Since follicular unit transplants mimic the way hair grows in nature, the results are in expert hands.
Yes, Women can also go for hair transplant though the pattern of female baldness differs but procedure remains the same.