- DrT Hair Transplant
- by Dr. Tayfun Oguzoglu
How Hair Transplant Is Done Video?
If you’ve been researching hair restoration for a while, you should be familiar with how hair transplant is done video for sure. Hair transplant is the only permanent solution to hair restoration after the hair loss. It works by relocating the fertile follicles to the balding area to promote new hair growth there. However, there are two hair transplant techniques which have differences on the grafting processes.
A consultation will be followed with a set of tests and the surgeon will explain how hair transplant is done video to you. A restoration plan will be provided considering your health condition, hair donor sufficiency, the affected area, and so forth. At this point, you may have an overview of the results better than how hair transplant is done video on the internet.
Follicular Unit Transplantation/Strip Surgery(FUT/FUSS)
FUT is a hair surgery technique where the surgeon takes a strip of skin from the donor area. The length of the strip would depend on how many grafts needed to transplant. Then the surgeon will immediately stitch the donor area while the technicians/assistants are dividing the skin into smaller grafts. The harvested grafts are then stored in the special saline solution or ATP+Hypothermosol to keep them alive. Only live follicles which can grow new hair in the affected area while the dead ones will create pimples. The surgeon then replants the follicles to the affected area.
Follicular Unit Extraction(FUE)
Commonly, FUE how hair transplant is done video by shaving the donor area first. However, some clinics are now advanced with unshaven technique(U-FUE). In the FUE, the surgeon doesn’t take a strip of skin but extract the follicular units individually from the donor area. Then the surgeon assistant will divide the follicles into smaller grafts and store them in the saline solution to keep the liveliness. The rest of the procedure is the same with FUT techniques. FUE may take up to 8 hours to finish due to individual grafting process.
After the grafting process, both techniques have the same how hair transplant is done video procedure. The surgeons will numb the affected area, make tiny holes for the grafts, and they place the grafts based on the natural look. During this process, the surgeon may collaborate with her/his assistants.
The transplanted hair will start to sprout within three months but you can appreciate the full hair growth after one year. Each person experiences how hair transplant is done video progress differently.