It is important to understand tha hair restoration is made by redistributing the remaining hair. It is not possible to implant exogenous hair.
This redidstribution can be done with several procedures; local flap, scalp reduction, follicular grafting.
We will describe the follicular grafting technique.
The first part of the procedure consist of and occipital band of hair. This band is then divided in to follicular units.
The follicles are then grafted while respecting hair orientation
Usually the return back home is possible the same day. Cleaning your hair with a baby shampoo is authorized the next day .
The postoperative days are characterized by swelling and crusting.
The grafted hairs fall. New hair will start growing back usually within two months