Questions on Hair Transplant

All answers to frequently asked questions about hair implant, calvite solutions, hair transplant, barbed transplant and eyebrow transplant


The first contact is usually by sending your photos by e-mail, WhatsApp, Viber or Facebook. These will be analyzed carefully by the doctor who will define the average number of grafts that will be grafted to you. You will also be examined before surgery by the specialist surgeon so as to define the best possibilities of tracing your hairline taking also into account the direction of regrowth of the hair and the desired hairstyle.

A blood test will be asked to check if you are healthy. Do not take aspirin 15 days before surgery as aspirin promotes bleeding. You must wash your hair the day before with your usual shampoo and do not be fasting, you must eat normally. Alcohol and cigarette smoking are not recommended at least 2-3 days before and 1 week after the transplant.

No, we can be grafted at any time of the year. However, if you plan to go on vacation by the sea, it is better to get grafted 1 month before swimming. The sun is not a contraindication, however, it is better to protect the head for a fortnight.

No, they are resistant hair that will grow all the time and will have the same structure as the hair of the crown. They can be combed normally, cut, blowdry, tinting etc …

No, some very extensive baldness with a very lean crown and hair of poor quality, unfortunately can not benefit from the graft. But these cases are rare.

Yes, women can also benefit from the transplant according to the same principle as for men. They often have a thinning of their hair on top of the skull. The treatment with the FUE technique allows to redensify their hair.

No, we can start grafting around 20 years … The whole thing is to be healthy.

There would be a systematic rejection of grafted hair, because they would be considered by the organizm as a foreign body.

The number depends on the area to be covered. This can be up to 5000 grafts in one session provided the crown is of good quality!

This procedure is performed under local anesthesia and is therefore painless. The only pain you can feel is the injections of anesthesia. During the operation, you can chat with us, listen to music or watch a video.

The duration of the intervention depends on the number of grafts to be implanted. It takes between 6 and 8 hours for about 4000-4500 grafts.

Yes, for a better result, it is advisable to shave the hair. This will also make it possible to better maintain your grafts after intervention, in particular for washing, since the neighboring hair could impede and damage the implanted grafts.

There is no risk of infection or contamination. The grafted hair is your own hair. The equipment used for the operations is sterile or disposable.

Yes, it is quite possible to implant new grafts between the previous ones without damaging anything. This is particularly the case when it is desired to densify sparse hair.

Oui il est possible d’améliorer l’aspect esthétique chez les patients déjà traités par des techniques anciennes.

Not necessarily. Baldness can be corrected in a single session, depending on its extent, the quality of hair remaining, the height and suppleness of the crown. However, it is not uncommon to undertake several sessions to get more density. It is quite possible to graft an already implanted area.

No, the hair transplant is an operation performed under local anesthesia that does not require hospitalization.

Some “Hair Transplant Centers” direct patients to assistants who do transplants without physician assistance. At Hairmedico the transplant procedure is taken care of from beginning to end by Dr. ARSLAN himself assisted by two nurses specializing exclusively in the hair transplant.

It is possible to return to his usual hairdresser about 15 days after the operation to cut the hair of the picking area.

The hair that grows back will be identical to those that have disappeared. The only difference is that they will never fall again, they are resistant.

No, because they were taken from the area where the hair is genetically coded so as not to fall.

Yes, to the extent that the grafts have been removed, and implanted with great care, regrowth is guaranteed. Re-growth occurs over time. But after several months the grafts will have pushed back to more than 98%!

As a rule, it takes about 3 months before seeing the first hair out. The final result after 1 year.

No, there is no obligation. We are reachable by phone, WhatsApp or Viber at any time for any questions you may have. You will be able to send us photos regularly for analysis, we will accompany you throughout the period of regrowth.

No, hair transplant is a natural method that requires no special maintenance apart from the use of the shampoo and lotion that you will be prescribed.

Two days after the intervention, with a shampoo and lotion that you will be prescribed.

Antibiotics for 1 week to avoid any infections and paracetamols to take in case of pain during the first days will be prescribed by the doctor.

We recommend to wait at least 15 days before resuming sport.

The day after the intervention, you can work normally, if your work does not require a heavy physical effort.

Yes, flying does not change anything. You can rest or sleep by tilting the back of the seat of the airplane.

Yes, you can go home without any problems.

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