Can hair transplant be made from a person with similar genetics such as organ transplant?
Hair transplant can only be made with hair follicles taken from the person’s own donor area. The person’s hair follicle resource is the hair follicles programmed not to shed in the area (donor area) between two ears.
Does hair color matter in respect of hair transplant? Is white hair suitable for hair transplant?
Hair transplant operation is a process that can be applied for everybody whose donor area is sufficient. Your hair color and shape don’t matter.
Is the donor area for hair transplant only nape? Can the transplant be made by taking stems from other areas of the body?
If there’s not enough stems along the donor area, the first preference will be hair (beard) stems collection on the face area. If the person desires for more, transplant operation can be done by taking hair follicles on chest or back area.
Is it necessary to use medicine continuously after hair transplant operation?
It is not necessary to use medicine continuously after hair transplant operation. But you’re required to care for your hair follicles which have been recently transplanted. We recommend you not to shave to 0 level along one year for healthily growing and avoiding harm.
Is it possible to have right and left side of the hair equal after transplant operation?
Today, hair transplant operations are performed by incompetent clinic and non-expert person or institutions. It is possible to encounter such consequences in hair transplant operations done by non-expert person or institutions. Keep in mind that, hair transplant must be made specialist doctors. Correction of bad results is more difficult.
What is eyebrow transplant?
Eyebrow transplant is an operation of transplanting hair follicles, which are healthy and programmed not to shed for lifelong genetically and are taken from the donor area located between two ears, into the eyebrow area. This operation starts when the patient and physician decide on eyebrow shape. Application is carried out under local anesthesia and lasts one hour on average. The patient feels no pain during the application. It is possible to have a bath 24 hours after the operation.
What can be done if the donor area is not sufficient?
If the donor area of the person is not sufficient, primarily hair follicles are taken from the facial area, then hair follicles are obtained from chest and back area after facial area.
Will there be shock shedding along the hair transplanted?
Shock shedding process for transplanted hair is the first three months, the hair growing from the stems along the area transplanted is formed after this process. The definitive result is acquired within 8-12 months although it differs according to people.