Hair Transplant - Techniques, Time, & Cost

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Hair Transplant - Techniques, Time, & Cost

If you are thinking of a hair transplant after getting upset with falling hair and baldness, then read this important information. A hair transplant can be a completely new experience for you, so you should know everything about the cost of a hair transplant.

Here we will talk about what is hair transplantation, how it works, how effective it is, and what are the side effects of hair transplantation.

What is Hair transplant?

It is a surgical procedure whereby a surgeon takes hair from the back or side of your head and transplants them to the bald area. But, if you have less hair on your head, surgeons take the hair from different parts of the body such as the legs chest.

There are two main techniques of hair transplant -

  • Follicular Unit Extraction/FUE

  • Follicular Unit Transplantation/FUT

In FUE, hair follicles are removed from the back of your head using a blade or needle. Then small holes are made in the affected area. And hundreds and thousands of hairs are implanted in the affected area i.e. baldness area. The doctor will then cover your scalp with bandages that will be removed a few days after surgery.

In FUT, the skin on your scalp's skin area where the skin with natural-looking hair is implanted in the bald area.

After surgery, doctors will give some medications such as antibiotics to reduce the pain, soreness, and swelling of the skin.

It takes about 8-12 months for new hair to grow. However, the transplanted hairs will grow out within a few weeks. Don't worry because it is a part of the child development process.

Who should get a Hair Transplant done?

Excessive hair loss can make you decide about a hair transplant. However, there are some criteria for transplanting hair. Only those who have pattern baldness should opt for this.

Hair loss can be recovered as a result of scalp injury or irritation. Also, women who are struggling with hair thinning problems can go for hair transplantation. But, people with excessive hair loss or low donor hair sites do not benefit from it.

In addition, those experiencing hair loss due to chemotherapy and keloid scars should not opt ??for a hair transplant.

Hair transplant Cost

Many people think that a hair transplant is an expensive procedure but it is not true. The cost of hair transplant from clinics to clinics and often is determined by the following factors:

  • What technology will apply to your scalp?

  • How much area is affected by baldness?

  • Doctor's consultation.

  • Number of hairs required for a full transplant

The overall cost of a hair transplant also depends on the cost of each graft. On average, hair grafts in India cost between Rs 30-40. Up to hundreds or thousands of grafts may be required, depending on the area of ??baldness. This will give you an idea about the total cost of a hair transplant.

Overall, hair transplantation is an effective technique for obtaining hair in the bald area. However, if genetics is the cause of baldness or hair loss then it will continue even after surgery.