Is age important for Hair Transplantation?
Technically hair transplantation can be performed at any age. The patient’s age is a vital factor to be considered, though. Preferably the patient should be at least 30 years of age. Under certain circumstances younger patients may be considered.
Is there any risk of infection?
With any breach of the skin, the risk of infection does exist, however small it may be. Post-operative infection is very rare. In the rare event of an infection, it is usually treatable with antibiotics.
Is it going to pain during and after the surgery?
Majority of the patients are comfortable both during and after the hair transplant surgery. When administering the local anaesthesia patients will experience some discomfort or pain. Once the medicine starts to work the patient should not feel any pain. Postoperative pain is less and the recovery much faster.
Will I need time to go for work after my surgery?
This depends on your type of work. If you don’t have a physical or strenuous job, medically you can go back to work after just a couple of days, otherwise, return after 7 days. The other consideration is from a cosmetic point of view. If you do not have sufficient hair to cover the donor site or if you are very concerned about anyone knowing, then it is probably best to take a couple of weeks off work. You will not be able to wear a hat immediately after surgery, although a modified cap may be possible depending upon the surgeon’s opinion. The sun will not damage your grafts, but as your scalp may still be numb you will need to wear a hat to avoid sunburn to your scalp.
What is Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)?
FUE follicles containing 1-4 hairs are removed individually from the donor site (usually on the sides and back of the head,) and artfully transplanted into thinning or balding areas on the head. The individual extraction of the donor hair ensures minimal risk of skin scarring as compared to the old strip-surgery method.
Can a Hair Transplant go Wrong?
Not only using the wrong donor grafts result in your hair transplant not looking as natural as possible it also has a higher chance of facing. There is a chance of the transplanted hair reflecting and your hair transplant will go wrong.
Can the procedure be repeated?
Yes. The procedure can be repeated and a large number of hairs can be removed without noticeable thinning in the donor-area. As hair loss is progressive, a patient may need between 1-3 hair transplants throughout their adult life.
Will I regain a full head of hair?
Although a very good result is expected, the results can never be guaranteed as it depends on many factors; hair loss area size, donor area quality (volume and density), size of the procedure, lifestyle and diet, medication, underlying medical conditions, unrealistic expectations and the quality of the hair transplantation procedure.
During hair transplantation we are only redistributing your existing hair to your thin or bald areas. The transplanted hair usually behaves like the donor hair. We are not creating new hair. Having said that, in expert hands, the limited donor hair available can be used to create the illusion of a lot more hair in people with significant hair loss. In extensive baldness it may be difficult to get extensive coverage with high density. Your surgeon will be able to determine that on examination.
Do I need to take any medicines ?
Antibiotics and pain killers is all that you will need to take after surgery and our doctors will prescribe some medicines/supplements to help strengthen the transplanted as well as the existing hair.
Does laser hair removal hurt? And does laser hair removal treatment removes unwanted hair permanently?
Laser hair removal is actually a painless treatment . Laser hair removal treatment if done rightly by an expert doctor, destroys hair stem cells, making it permanent solution for preventing further hair growth.
How long does laser tattoo removal procedure take?
Normally it takes multiple sessions to remove a tattoo, but the size of the tattoo and the number of colors used will help determine the same there also has to be a time gap between each session, because the body and the skin needs time to heal.
Will there be scarring with laser tattoo removal?
If there was scarring when you had gotten your original tattoo, the scarring will remain, even after the removal process.when you are getting your tattoo removed from a reputed clinic and experienced technician, there is actually not much to worry about and chances are that there will be no scaring . the laser treatment will remove all the pigment in the colors, but if there are any scars under the colors, they will remain. However, if you do not take proper care, the chances of infection and subsequently other problems can increase.
Is Botox treatment permanent?
While Botox is temporary there is a surgical treatment that can give the same results. Botox works by keeping certain muscles in relaxed state, preventing them from contracting.
How often do you need Botox?
The effects of Botox last for up to three to four months. Therefore, the recommended treatment is once every three to four months. If your facial muscles begin to train themselves to contract less, the period of time for each treatment may be extended longer than three or four months.
How long do dermal fillers last?
While stimulating the production of collagen in the skin, the result of the treatment can last between 6 to 9 months, based on the biological skin factors for the long- term result, ongoing treatment is recommended.
Will a chemical peel help my skin?
when a peel is done by a professional and with the right chemicals.it should peel away the damaged cells, revealing healthier and smoother skin.
Is A chemical peel safe?
Yes, it is when performed correctly by a certified, experienced dermatologist, a chemical peel is both safe and effective.
Will the Anti-aging treatment procedure be painful?
Most of these procedures are nothing more than needle pricks, but is a patient complains then local anesthesia would be administered before starting the procedure.
What’s the difference between a dark spot and an acne scar?
Dark spots are the post inflammatory pigmentation after your acne has healed they are not scars and most will fade over time. While scars are caused by acne that takes a long time to heal. Scars appears as lither raised bumps on the skin or as indentations.
Does stress cause Acne?
stress does not cause acne directly, it can aggravate acne. These are some simple things you can do to help clear up your skin just through managing stress before seeking other acne treatments.
How much time will skin polishing/microdermabrasion procedure takes? Will it hurt?
Normally, the process takes only a few minutes, at times around 30 minutes. There can be a slight tingling sensation or gentle irritation.
Can chemical peels be used to treat pigmentation?
Of late, chemical peels are being used for pigmentation, but these will work best, only if the pigmentation Is on the epidermal level. If the pigmentation entered the dermis, then chemical peels might not be the ideal solution, especially in pigmented skin. A dermatologist will be able to decide and tell what works best.
Are laser’s safe for pigmentation treatment and will it hurt?
Absolutely, if the procedure has been done by professionals. As the treatment is done using lasers, there will be no pain, how ever , there would be little discomfort, but this is not long lasting.
How Long do cheek filler’s last?
The result of the fillers may very from patient to patient . In most cases the initial results are evident within one week of the treatment, which may last 18 to 24 months.
Is the mole removal treatment painful and will the treatment leave any scar’s?
Depending on the areas to be treated the doctor gives local injectable anesthesia or applies local anesthetic gel in order to ensure the patient doesn’t feel any discomfort or pain. In normal cases, there will not be any scaring after the treatment. However post-treatment scar depends on the growth of the moles. If the growth runs deeper, there may be scaring.
Are lip fillers safe, does it cause any pain?
If the procedure is done by a dermatologist lip fillers are one of the safest methods to be done. It causes minimal discomfort or swelling at times a numbing gel will be used before the treatment in order to make the procedure pain-free or less painful.