What is Hair Transplant
If you have lost your hairs and have also lost hope for getting them back on you head then there is no need to feel depressed. Now with hair transplant surgery you can have all your lost hairs back within some quick time. There are a few reasons why you may choose going for hair transplant:
- Losing hairs you also lose great deal of self-confidence
- Hair less head makes you look older than your actual age
- You often tend to become victim of inferiority complex
After deciding on hair transplant, again there are a few things that you must know. This will make you acquainted with some options that will best suit your requirements.
- Hair Transplant surgery involves removal of hairs from the back of the head or donor area, which are then grafted in the hairless region.
- There are basically two types of hair transplants namely, Strip Harvesting Method and Follicle Unit Extraction or FUE Harvesting.
- In Strip Harvesting method, a strip of scalp is removed from back of the head and then cut in to small pieces of tissue called grafts, which are then transplanted back in to the hairless area.
- In FUE Hair Transplant, hair follicles are removed one by one from the donor area using micro instruments or punches having diameter of 0.6 mm to 1.25mm.
- Patient is under local anesthesia during both surgeries. The recovery time and results for FUE harvesting are better so cost of FEU hair transplant is slightly more.