Hair transplant surgery came as a blessing for men and women who had been hiding thinning hair or bald scalps under their hats and scarves for years. Perhaps no other area of aesthetic surgery has produced so many heinous results as hair restoration. Many of them in reality were very disappointed in both their treatment and the results they received. They were afraid to reveal the truth and hid in the shadows for too many reasons that others would have a hard time understanding . So the question which arises obviously is – What is an unfavourable result in a hair transplant?
At Darling Buds 12.75 % of workload is revising bad hair transplants which may include one or more of the following-
1. Low hairlines
2. Unnatural hairlines
3. Pluggy look
4. Wide strip scars
5. Improper direction of implanted hair
6. Harsh hairlines resulting from follicular units of 2-3 placed on the hairline.
Older methods of hair restoration included the “plug grafts” and planting synthetic hair directly into the scalp and also applying hair pieces and then sewing or weaving it beneath or to the the hair. This left an unnatural look and the scalp severely scarred in most cases. Continue reading BAD HAIR TRANSPLANTS
The 'Ugly Duckling' phase of surgical hair restoration is a euphemism for that period of the timeline of hair transplant result when it is in the healing phase of hair transplant when the crusts are present and they give an unkempt look and also when after they shed, the phase of shedding of graft hairs and later the shock loss…More
Hair Transplant is a surgical procedure and is linked to emotions and very often the patient would want to know how long it will take his grafts to grow and he will see a result. Patients are mostly impatient and for a reason. After a period of shedding that starts after 7days after the procedure and continues till 4-6 weeks,…More
A beard is in fashion today and since a hair transplant procedure has made it possible for everyone to grow a beard, these procedures are in demand. There are many circumstances in which a request for a beard hair transplant should be discouraged. These are instances when a beard hair transplant should never be done. A young boy of…More