Progression of baldness even after hair transplant. However, the planted hair is permanent.
This 38 years old Arab patient underwent an FUE procedure 5 months back for his frontal hairline and crown areas. You can see that the growth is satisfactory. However, the midscalp region which had adequate cover at the time of the porcedure looks barren now.
The aim of posting this picture is to show that native hair within the defined balding area shall continue to get thinner and disappear.
In contrast, the planted hair, being from the permanent zone (safe zone) shall continue to grow are will never fall.
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