What should be ideal hair length on hair transplant operation?
What should be the ideal hair length for a person having hair transplant operation? Would hair frequency be different on people with same donor site hair length but different recipient site hair length?
Hair frequency of donor site is important in hair transplant operation. Other thins to be considered in planning are: width of the hair transplant area, hair frequency of non-lost hair (you need a suitable hair transplant plan for your non-lost hairs), hair thickness, skin health, and your age. All these criteria are the base of the hair transplantation plan. Hair transplant in regard of these criteria will be unique for you; therefore, it can be different than others. It is beneficial for you to be cautious about these points during your interview with your doctor.
Do you suggest hair transplantation from body hairs?
The doctor I interviewed with told me that my donor site was inefficient and he might use my body hair as well. Would using body hair provide the same result as well?
Short and clear, BHT (hair transplantation through body hair) is a reality of hair transfer procedures. On the other hand, we are not eager to use them since they are not as good as the ones collected from the head area. We prefer to apply little hair transplantation revisions in special cases (when the donor site is insufficient). It should be remembered that body hairs have shorter life cycle than the head hair.
Would transplanted hair whiten by age?
As you age, transplanted hair might whiten just like other hair.
Can I have a second hair transplant surgery on the recipient area that I had previously had surgery?
Hair transplant process is a surgery directly related with recipient area and donor area. If necessary, frequency increasing hair transplant process can be performed in regard of the efficiency of donor site. It is necessary to wait 12 months after your first hair transplant surgery.
Would having smaller punch in FUE hair transplantation provide smaller scars?
Punch in FUE hair transplantation is classified as 0.6mm – 0.7mm – 0.8mm – 0.9mm. These punch may be used all together or just some of them in hair transplantation operation. Your doctor will make the best decision possible on choosing the right size to collect the hair follicles.