Use of oral contraceptive pills (birth control pills) is seen as a cause of hair loss in women.
First of all, it is necessary to learn the causes and the type of hair loss. With the examination of a dermatologist, they diagnose symptoms causing the hair loss and then they give you the appropriate treatment.
People with hair loss should avoid hair care products that can damage the hair and scalp. It is especially important to switch to a protein-rich diet.
If hair loss occurs due to vitamin deficiencies, you should definitely take vitamin D supplements. If the hair loss due to thyroid or a different disease, first of all, you should follow the steps of the treatment and finish it. Hair transplantation can be considered after eliminating the primary problem.
In women, the donor area is partially shaved, only a small area in the back of the head depending on the area needed for transplantation. The extracted hair follicles should be stored in a sterile glass plates (petri dish) and at a suitable room temperature in a suitable condition.
After the extraction of the hair follicle, the distribution of the grafts is determined to start making the incisions and It is made according to the appropriate direction.
Finally, the hair follicles that were kept in the petri dishes are transferred to the opened tiny incisions. All these processes take 6 – 8 hours in total. Between the procedures, the patient is given a lunch break and the patient’s comfort is provided.
If the instructions given after the procedure are followed, the patient will not have complications such as swelling, pain or bleeding in the head. After the procedure, the prescribed medicines should be used regularly, and the recommended instructions should be followed. This is a one-week period, the patient can return to normal life within 2-3 days. It takes between 6 and 12 months for the transplanted hair to grow.
Before & After
Frequently Asked Questions For Hair Transplantation
It takes about 5 to 10 days after the operation. Your transplanted hair will fall out on the 30th day of the operation, but you should start to notice new growth within a few months. Your hair growth is completed in 10-12 months.
If you are to receive sedation, do not eat or drink after 12 am (midnight) the day of your surgery. Do not drink water, chew gum, eat mints, or suck on lozenges after midnight before the surgery. Do not wear a t-shirt, wear a shirt instead.
The grafts that we took will not grow back, because the hair follicles are fully extracted. Your hair follicles are taken homogeneously using FUE method by our hair transplant specialists. Therefore, there is no visible affect.