The only shedding after the operation is the shock shedding process. During the shock shedding period between 2-8 weeks after the operation, the transplanted roots shed the hair strands on them to produce new roots. After this process is over, your permanent hair begins to grow. At this point, it should not be forgotten that every hair follicle is a life cycle. Even if your new hair strands shed after they complete their life cycle, they will be replaced by new hairs. Shedding after the operation does not result in hair loss.
Edema during the recovery period after the operation and small crusting, slight aches and pains around the hair follicles in the transplantation area are among the side effects of hair transplantation. Postoperative side effects experienced during the recovery period go away within 15 days.
Hair transplantation is a procedure that can be applied in every season. However, especially after the procedures performed in summer months, it is necessary to protect the transplanted area from direct sunlight during the recovery period.
It is necessary to take a break from sports after hair transplantation. It is appropriate to take a break from heavy sports and exercise for 1 month. Slow walking can be done within the first month.
It is recommended not to wear a hat after transplantation for the best hair transplantation results. Wearing hat after hair transplantation can damage the newly transplanted hair follicles. Besides, if you wear a hat, your recovery process will be prolonged because the hair follicles will not be able to breathe.
General causes of hair loss can be due to factors such as genetic factors, disease, age-related development, and trauma. Many methods are used in many areas to solve the problem of hair loss. The most permanent and effective method for treating hair loss is hair transplantation.
The donor area to be harvested can generally be the nape of the neck due to the suitability of the hair structure, or it can be selected from the scattered hair follicles around the eyebrows. Hair from the donor area grows differently after transfer to the eyebrow area. The hair on the scalp grows with 1-4 follicular units contained in the hair. However, the eyebrow hair grows as a single unit of hair. Therefore, the collected follicular units should be separated from the donor area before transfering to the eyebrow area.
It is very important not to be exposed to sun rays after hair transplantation, in other words, not to be exposed to harmful sun rays. After hair transplantation, the time that patients can go out in the sun is determined by hair transplant specialists. This process, which can be affected by many factors such as the applied method, the area of application, and the graft density, usually between 1 month and 3 months . This should be taken into consideration because the scalp is sensitive.
Just as in hair transplantation procedures, healthy hair follicles can betransplanted to the problematic area if the condition is suitable for the operation.
Since the hair follicles are taken from the donor area where the hair is taken, the hair strand cannot grow again, but since the hair follicles are collected one by one and intermittently with the FUE method, there is no scar in the nape area, and the places where the hair follicles are taken are not noticeable.